IR is hiring a
DevOps Engineer

Denver, Colorado, United States 🇺🇸

Full-time, Remote

$150K - $170K / Year

Site Reliability 🛠️Cloud ☁️CI/CD 🔁Orchestration 🎼
At IR Labs, we are on a mission to revolutionize the way businesses harness the power of data. We are not just building products; we are shaping the future of business innovation. Our mission is to create cutting-edge AI solutions that redefine industries and enhance everyday life for our customers. Our transformative AI and analytics solutions are designed to unlock new insights, drive innovation, and create competitive advantages for our customers. We are a passionate team of technologists, data scientists, and innovators dedicated to building groundbreaking technology. Join us as we lead the way in AI and analytics, transforming visionary ideas into impactful solutions. Together, we will redefine what it means to innovate and succeed in the digital age.

If you are a driven DevOps Engineer with a passion for building robust, scalable, and innovative infrastructure solutions, we should talk! As the first DevOps Engineer at IR Labs, you will be a cornerstone of our technology team, responsible for designing, implementing, and maintaining the infrastructure that powers our analytics and AI solutions. You will collaborate closely with our engineers, data scientists, and product team to ensure seamless deployment, scalability, and reliability of our systems. This is a unique opportunity to shape the future of our technology stack and make a significant impact in a rapidly growing startup environment.

  • Infrastructure Design and Implementation: Architect and deploy scalable, secure, and highly available infrastructure solutions on cloud platforms (e.g., AWS, Azure, GCP).
  • CI/CD Pipeline Development: Design, implement, and maintain CI/CD pipelines to ensure rapid, reliable, and efficient software delivery.
  • Automation and Scripting: Develop and manage infrastructure as code using tools like Terraform, Ansible, or CloudFormation. Automate repetitive tasks to streamline operations and improve efficiency.
  • Monitoring and Logging: Set up and manage comprehensive monitoring and logging systems to ensure the health, performance, and security of our infrastructure and applications.
  • Collaboration and Support: Work closely with software developers, data scientists, and product managers to understand requirements and provide infrastructure support for new features and product enhancements.
  • Security and Compliance: Implement best practices for security and compliance, ensuring that our systems and data are protected against threats and vulnerabilities.
  • Troubleshooting and Optimization: Proactively identify and resolve infrastructure issues, optimizing performance and ensuring high availability.

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Education: Bachelor’s degree in computer science, software engineering, or a related field. Master’s degree preferred.
  • Experience: 3+ years in DevOps or Site Reliability Engineering (SRE)
  • Technical Expertise: Strong experience with cloud platforms (AWS, Azure, GCP) and a deep understanding of their services and best practices.
  • CI/CD Mastery: Proficiency in setting up and managing CI/CD pipelines using tools like Jenkins, GitLab CI, or CircleCI.
  • Infrastructure as Code: Hands-on experience with infrastructure as code tools such as Terraform, Ansible, or CloudFormation.
  • Containerization and Orchestration: Solid understanding of containerization technologies and orchestration tools such as Kubernetes, Kubeflow, Kafka or Docker.
  • Scripting and Automation: Proficiency in scripting languages like Python, Bash, or PowerShell to automate infrastructure tasks.
  • Monitoring and Logging: Experience with monitoring and logging tools such as Prometheus, Grafana, ELK Stack, AWS CloudWatch or equivalent.
  • Security Best Practices: Knowledge of security principles and best practices for cloud infrastructure and applications.
  • Problem-Solving Skills: Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills, with a proactive approach to identifying and solving issues.
  • Startup Mentality: Comfortable working in a fast-paced, dynamic startup environment where adaptability and initiative are key.

What We Offer:
  • Culture: Join a passionate, driven team that values collaboration, innovation, and having fun while making a difference.
  • Impact: Be a key player in an early-stage internal startup where your contributions directly influence the company's success and direction and you get to help build from the ground up.
  • Innovation: Work on cutting-edge AI solutions that solve real-world problems and shape the future of technology.
  • Growth: Opportunity for personal and professional growth as the company scales.
  • Flexible Work Culture: Benefit from a flexible work environment that promotes work-life balance and remote work options.
  • Competitive Compensation: Receive a competitive salary and benefits package, with eligibility for equity.
  • Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance. 
  • 401k with Employer Contributions.
  • Paid Time Off.
  • Health Savings Account (HSA) Contributions with High Deductible Health Plan.
  • Short-Term/Long-Term Disability Insurance.
  • And more!

The base compensation range for this position is $150,000 - $170,000 plus yearly variable compensation, based on KPIs and performance. Actual compensation may vary from posted hiring range based on geographic location, work experience, education, and/or skill level.

At IR we celebrate, support, and thrive on difference for the benefit of our employees, our products, and our community. We are proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and encourage applications from all suitable candidates; we never discriminate based on race, religion, national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, or marital, veteran, or disability status.