Infrastructure and Operations Developer

Job Description

We are looking for a talented developer to improve our infrastructure into a robust, globally distributed, instantly deployable and auto-scalable system for use on public clouds (AWS/Rackspace/etc), private cloud (OpenStack/CloudStack), and as a virtual appliance on bare metal.


  • Identify potential issues in our infrastructure and help define how to monitor and fix them.

  • Architect, develop and test automation tools to deploy, monitor and scale our existing infrastructure.

  • Analyze and optimize our infrastructure for network efficiency and robustness

  • Collaborate with product team to review, prioritize and plan product requirements


  • A broad set of skills (Java, C/C++, Ruby, Rails, Scaling/Capacity, High-Availability, etc)

  • Passionate about solving problems for the real world

  • Experience writing unit tests and testable code

  • Ability to effectively translate technical requirements into business solutions.

  • Able to work independently in a lean and agile development environment

Our Web Stack:

We want smart, capable, and experienced people who can learn our tools (and suggest new ones!) as needed.

  • Linux (Ubuntu)
  • Amazon AWS (EC2, S3)
  • PostgreSQL
  • Puppet
  • NGinx
  • Unicorn
  • Rails
  • OpenStack

Company Background:

LiveCirrus was founded in early 2010 to provide the latest mobile devices with access to complex software applications that require the additional computing horsepower of desktops. One of the earliest entrants to the mobile cloud computing space, LiveCirrus has grown to offer custom solutions based on our cloud platform, as well as a suite of apps in the iOS and Android markets that showcase the benefits of mobile cloud computing.

As mobile tablets and smartphones become increasingly streamlined, we foresee a growing need for cloud resources to host and deploy apps for businesses and consumers alike. Our goal is to assist companies of all sizes tackle the challenge of migrating their employees and customers to mobile.

LiveCirrus was a Mass Challenge 2011 Finalist.

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