Platform Engineer

Chicago or Remote

GreenKey (gk) is seeking a Platform Engineer for our Platform team to help drive the continuous evolution and expansion of our natural language processing (NLP) technology.


What you bring to the team:

  • Proficiency in a scripting or programming language (Python, Bash, Node, Go)
  • High attention to detail; strong communication and collaboration skills
  • Experience with: CI/CD, source control, SQL databases, basic Linux, and modern web infrastructure best practices
  • Most importantly, a passion for learning, DevOps culture, and SRE.
  • 1 – 3 years experience in a software engineering or operations role.

Bonus Points:

  • Hands-on experience implementing, operating, and maintaining high-volume web applications.
  • Production experience in public cloud environments (AWS, Azure, GCP).
  • Understanding of Docker and Kubernetes.

What you will do:

  • Utilize infrastructure-as-code to customize deployments and scale our product.
  • Deploy our NLP stack to on-premise infrastructure and to cloud providers (AWS, GCP, Azure)
  • Continuously improve our CI/CD pipeline
  • Master the concepts and implementation of Kubernetes/Helm
  • Build tooling to improve developer experience
  • Improve testing and automation of our stack

In your first month you will:

  • Dive into the financial and emergency services domains
  • Build and deploy all our software in a test cloud environment

In 6 months you will:

  • Deploy our software onto customer private clouds, on-premise, and public cloud environments.
  • Make solid contributions to our CI/CD pipeline

In 12 months you will:

  • Master cloud computing concepts in AWS
  • Develop a thorough understanding of deploying and scaling with Kubernetes
  • Learn how to build and operate effective observability systems (logging, alerting, metrics)
  • Make an impact on the direction of GreenKey