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Protocol Labs

DevOps Engineer



Software Engineering
Remote · Europe · New York, NY, USA
Posted on Friday, March 10, 2023


  • We're a series A web3 infrastructure company with a remote team
  • You’ll be joining a small but experienced engineering team with a high-quality codebase
  • 3+ years of real, hands-on experience in DevOps-related work in a professional environment.
  • 2+ years of production experience with Kubernetes.
  • This is a full-time role

About the role

Fleek Platform is looking for a DevOps engineer experienced with Kubernetes, AWS, DO, IaaC, CICD, and automation practices.

Our product is a web3 infrastructure platform used by developers in and outside the web 3 space!

This role is a great fit for well-rounded software engineers, who enjoy working in the the frontend and backend, and aren’t afraid of digging into infrastructure.

Our tech stack

Our codebase lives in a monorepo and our infrastructure is on different providers:

  • General: Typescript
  • Frontend: React, Next JS, Tailwind
  • Backend: Node JS, Graph
  • Testing: Vitest
  • Infrastructure: Digital Ocean, AWS and others
  • Database: Postgres, Prisma

In general, our codebase is pretty modern and in great shape.

What we're looking for

Our ideal candidate fits the following profile:

  • 3+ years prior professional experience. You should have strong technical experience, ideally working in a startup.
  • Solid understanding of infrastructure. A huge part of the job is to Design and implement our infrastructure on AWS and DO.
  • Strong infrastructure management fundamentals. Experience in running Linux servers, virtualization, and containers (Docker).
  • Experience with Kubernetes. You need to be comfortable implementing and managing continuous integration and deployment pipelines for applications running on Kubernetes
  • Command line fundamentals. You should be comfortable working on the command line as needed. Comfort with git is also a must.
  • Mindful of security and performance. Performance matters at our current and future scale, and nothing is more important than the security of our customer data.
  • Strong English communication. You should be able to clearly discuss technical topics in English.

Bonus points

You'll be at a strong advantage for this role if you have:

  • Decentralize Storage Protocols (IPFS, ARweave)
  • High Availability & Disaster recovery architectures.
  • High knowledge of cloud networking basics (TCP, DNS, routing, proxy servers, load balancers, and caches), Security (IAM, firewalls), and basic protocols (http/s, SMTP, ssh).

Application process

  • Apply to this job posting and please fill out this form
  • We will get in touch to explain how the process will continue
  • The process includes one get to known interview and one technical evaluation