Kixie is on a mission to revolutionize the business phone industry! 📞

We are an advanced, cloud-based business phone system and call center software — all wrapped up in one single tool (no hardware, 100% integrated).

But behind our product are the people driving it 👫. Ambition, Community, Teamwork and Transparency – these are the values we live by at Kixie. We know that success comes from smart work and deserves to be recognized and rewarded 🏆

If you love a good challenge, enjoy solving meaningful problems, and want to be a part of one of the fastest growing B2B startups — then Kixie is the company you are looking for! 🤩

Overview

Do you love to code and are a jack-of-all trades problem solver who would be excited to join a rapidly growing startup? Kixie is offering an incredible opportunity to join a small and growing team in Los Angeles and build our next generation of products and services.

Note - you will be able to work from home during these trying times.

What is Kixie?

Kixie is a venture backed start-up in Los Angeles funded by a top LA Venture Capital Firm (Mucker Capital). We help sales teams make better sales calls in minutes with a cloud voice solution (think slack for voice).

Who are we looking for?

The ideal candidate will be versatile and highly motivated with a strong sense of commitment and teamwork. This position is for a dev-ops engineer who will design scalable infrastructure with AWS for highly available, multi-region AWS deployments.
We are growing rapidly and looking for candidates who are detailed-oriented and take pride in their work.

Responsibilities:

  • Build automation tools to streamline the deployment of releases and hot fixes.
  • Design load balancing, failover, and alerting systems for best-in-class 24x7 high availability across all services
  • Bring expertise on troubleshooting applications, database, and networking performance and failures
  • Continuously identify process improvement in the production environment and develop appropriate resolutions
  • Collaborate with software development team in the design and implementation of continuous delivery solutions.
  • 24/7 ownership of the stack and available to support in the event of systems failure.

Job requirements:

  • Experience with configuration management systems (Chef, Ansible).
  • Knowledge of Git or BitBucket.
  • Familiarity with Devops concepts and techniques
  • 4+ years of experience developing and maintaining automated deployment scripts in Windows and Unix
  • 2+ years supporting public cloud technology particularly Amazon AWS technologies
  • 2+ Years supporting a live 24x7 website
  • 4+ years of experience with Apache/Nginx deployments
  • Experience with RDS and Elasticsearch a Plus
  • Experience with shell scripting/programming languages
  • Experience integrating with CI/Build system (Jenkins, etc) and incorporating test driven development principles into deployments
  • Experience with monitoring technologies
  • Understanding of Web Application Deployment technologies
  • Security experience and knowledge
  • Working knowledge of Agile/SCRUM methodologies and best practices a plus
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Applicants must be authorized to work in the U.S.

Job Perks:

  • Competitive Base Salary!
  • Great work-life balance + remote work options!
  • Flexible Work Schedules!
  • Beer and cold brew coffee on tap
  • Fun, hardworking atmosphere
  • Learn everything there is to know about a technology startup
Kixie is committed to building a diverse, equitable and inclusive workforce. We are an equal opportunity employer and welcome qualified applicants, regardless of gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, race, religion, age, national origin, citizenship, pregnancy status, veteran status, or any other differences. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know. Members of communities historically underrepresented in tech are encouraged to apply.

Interested in joining a great team?

Send your resume to us at techhires@kixie.com