Applovin is hiring a
DevOps Engineer

Palo Alto, California, United States 🇺🇸

Full-time, Onsite

$114K - $178K / Year

Tags:Configuration Management ⚙️Python 🐍Ruby 💎Terraform 🛠️Cloud ☁️
AppLovin makes technologies that help businesses of every size connect to their ideal customers. The company provides end-to-end software and AI solutions for businesses to reach, monetize and grow their global audiences. For more information about AppLovin, visit:

To deliver on this mission, our global team is composed of team members with life experiences, backgrounds, and perspectives that mirror our developers and customers around the world. At AppLovin, we are intentional about the team and culture we are building, seeking candidates who are outstanding in their own right and also demonstrate their support of others.

Fortune recognizes AppLovin as one of the Best Workplaces in the Bay Area, and the company has been a Certified Great Place to Work for the last four years (2021-2024). 

DevOps Engineers aim to reduce the gap between software development and software operations. As a member of the DevOps Team, you will apply your technical knowledge to eliminate toil, increase agility in the software development life cycle, reduce organizational silos and adopt continuous feedback mechanisms. 

  • Write maintain and productize elegant, scalable scripts, programs and workflows on Google Cloud Platform to automate system related tasks
  • Use monitoring tools to identify, resolve and troubleshoot service issues
  • Build, design and maintain large scale distributed systems on-premise and on the cloud
  • Help create and maintain internal documentation
  • Participate in 24x7 on-call rotation

Basic Qualifications:
  • BS and/or MS in Computer Science with 0 - 3 years of experience
  • Knowledge working around command line shell 
  • Experience writing code preferably in Python or Ruby
  • Ability to learn, consolidate and apply new technical knowledge quickly
  • Is excited about applying DevOps principles to a fast paced environment

Bonus Points: 
  • Knowledge of configuration management systems (i.e. Chef, Puppet, Salt, Ansible)
  • Experience using infrastructure as code tools (i.e Terraform)
  • Exposure to Kubernetes and Docker
  • Experience with major cloud platforms (i.e. AWS, Google Cloud, Azure, etc.)

  • Competitive salary and equity compensation
  • Free medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Work from home stipend each paycheck
  • 401k matching and employee stock purchase plan
  • Flexible time off - take time when you need it

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AppLovin provides a competitive total compensation package with a pay for performance rewards approach. Total compensation at AppLovin is based on a number of factors including market location and may vary depending on job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. Depending on the position offered, equity, and other forms of incentive compensation (as applicable) may be provided as part of a total compensation package, in addition to dental, vision, and other benefits.

US base pay range (total compensation package will be commensurate with experience)
$114,000—$178,000 USD

AppLovin is proud to be an equal opportunity employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status, or other legally protected characteristics. Learn more about EEO rights as an applicant here.
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