Senior Automation Engineer

Grand Rounds

San Francisco



Grand Rounds’ vision is to create a path to great health and health care, for everyone, everywhere. Named second among Glassdoor’s 2016 Best Places to Work, Grand Rounds helps restore individual health and quality of life, and offers employers lower health care spend and higher employee productivity.

The Role:

We're seeking an expert engineer who is passionate about delivering high-quality products and building the automation that ensures it. You'll be a key member of our Automation team working closely with the infrastructure and product development teams to enable the continual delivery of our platform. 


*Enhance the infrastructure to improve our ability to scale, become increasingly more automated with a goal towards self-healing systems.

*Drive innovation by proposing and leading implementations that improve our Time to Production.

*Design and develop CI/CD pipeline using modern approaches to deliver a scaled web platform.

*Translate initiatives/projects into epics, writing stories, and leading implementation.

*Take part in peer code review and acceptance testing.

*Work with development teams to identify friction points to the development process and collaborate on solutions.

*Promote DevOps as a culture and build the tools that allow for teams to move quickly and safely.


*4+ years experience designing, developing and optimizing automated integration and software release delivery systems.

*Solid experience running production workloads in an AWS environment. Internet and Cloud based software architecture knowledge. 

*Strong scripting expertise in Python or Ruby. Proficiency in Linux shell. 

*Familiarity of popular configuration management tools such as Puppet, Chef, Terraform or CloudFormation. 

*Solid experience and knowledge in building automated environments through virtualization (Vagrant, Docker, Kubernetes) 

*Experience with monitoring software and services (e.g, Nagios, Pingdom, PagerDuty).

*Solid understanding of functional and object oriented programming concepts.

*Deep knowledge of test methodologies and standard methodologies for software development.