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Network Reliability Engineer


About the Role:

imgix is looking for a Systems and Networking focused Site Reliability Engineer to join our Infrastructure Engineering group. In this role, you will work alongside other Network Reliability Engineers on your team, along with other engineers in the extended Infrastructure group, in order to build and operate the highly available and performant infrastructure that powers image delivery for some of the largest sites on the Internet.

The Infrastructure group is involved in building and operating the imgix image processing API and encouraging operational best practices throughout the entire engineering organization.

About You

  • Have a solid understanding of automation principles using tools such as Ansible, Terraform, and shell scripts.
  • Familiar with carrier-grade networking equipment and associated hardware along with associated technologies such as BGP and OSPF.
  • Excited about the idea of scaling out a hybrid cloud environment.
  • Interested in working with a wide array of partners and vendors ranging from hardware providers to large network carriers.

About the Role

  • Day to day operations of the network and systems which comprise our hybrid cloud environment.
  • Setup and maintenance of networking hardware from a variety of manufacturers, including Juniper routers and switches.
  • Work with the entire engineering organization to implement best practices for network security.
  • Potential for on-site work at our data center locations as part of deployment and maintenance of equipment alongside on-site vendors.

imgix is building the future of visual media on the Internet. imgix operates the premier solution to deliver impactful, engaging, highly dynamic and real time imagery to eyeballs around the world. Our service consists of a top tier image delivery platform tightly coupled with imgix’s proprietary, on-demand image processing pipeline. It provides customers with great design flexibility while reducing the engineering investment required to serve state-of-the-art visual media. imgix enables our customers to greatly increase the value of their imagery and get back to building awesome things.

imgix currently operates as a mostly remote workplace with employees distributed around the world. This role can be mostly remote (with potential exceptions for on site datacenter work), with the possibility of being based in our San Francisco office when it is appropriate and our office can safely reopen. Employee benefits are comprehensive (401(k), medical, dental, and vision), perks are generous, vacation time is flexible, parental leave is available and highly encouraged, and salaries are in line with industry averages.

Meet imgix

imgix is the leading provider of on-demand image processing for websites and mobile apps. imgix’s API gives developers the power to perform image transformations at scale — from simple crops and compression to changing color profiles and adding watermarks — in real time before an image is served.