Software Engineer - Infrastructure Engineer

Iterable, San Francisco, CA

Captivating Customers. Fueling Growth

Iterable is the growth marketing platform that enables brands to create, execute and optimize campaigns to power world-class customer engagement across email, push, SMS, in-app and more with unparalleled data flexibility. We are an integrated, cross-channel solution — Iterable is built for marketers, trusted by engineers, and designed with intelligence. We know this space well: our product team built the growth systems that powered Twitter’s early success. We've raised over $30M from investors like Index Ventures and CRV and hundreds of companies like Zillow, DoorDash, and Box rely on us to captivate their many millions of users.

It’s a very exciting time to join the team as Iterable has recently been recognized as one of 2018's Best Places to Work, we’ve been in the top 20 companies on the SaaS 1000, and held our first customer conference which was a sell-out success. We are excited to open our third office in the US - San Francisco, New York, and now Denver.

The Role

We serve large enterprise customers and keeping our platform highly reliable, secure, and running efficiently at peak performance is extremely important. You will work on a highly-scalable, multi-tenant, Software as a Service product that is built on cutting-edge technologies running in the Public Cloud. We believe in fostering a strong, friendly, and growth-oriented engineering culture and our team of hackers and thinkers is small, lean, and empathetic. We value making decisions quickly, continuously improving, and enable our engineers to implement changes quickly and safely.

Position Details:

  • Design and implement monitoring, logging, and deployment systems at scale
  • Make thoughtful decisions on how to best improve developer access to compute infrastructure
  • Help design, build, and scale our infrastructure to handle high loads and throughput
  • Be the point person responsible for the reliability of our infrastructure services

The Ideal Candidate Will Be/Have:

  • B.S. in Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • 4+ years development experience with back-end technology
  • Strong interest in the performance bottlenecks of software engineering teams
  • Passion for learning and always improving yourself and the team around you

You might work on:

  • Kubernetes - our container runtime platform
  • Containerizing various services for deployment and packaging
  • Improving our continuous integration and deployment systems
  • Scaling our various datastores

Bonus Points:

  • Experience with Elasticsearch, Zookeeper, Kafka
  • Experience with Ansible, Chef, or Puppet
  • Experience with Jenkins, or CircleCI
  • Experience with Public Cloud, AWS, GCP, Azure
  • Experience with Kubernetes, Docker, Vagrant, Terraform, Fabric
  • Experience with DataDog, Logstash
  • Experience working with APIs and third party SaaS providers
  • Experience with Scala or Java

Perks & Benefits:

  • Competitive salaries, meaningful equity, & 401(k) plan
  • Medical, dental, vision & life insurance
  • Unlimited PTO, great work/life balance, and fantastic location
  • Catered lunches delivered to the office daily + unlimited snacks/beverages
  • Employee Wellness Allowance of $160/month
  • Professional Development Allowance of $300/quarter
  • Pre-tax commuter benefits


Iterable is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and strives to build a diverse and inclusive team. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Last Update: 1/18/2019

About Iterable

Iterable is empowering the world’s leading brands to achieve true omni-channel relevance at scale. Powered by the same technologies that propelled leaders like Twitter and Facebook in the user engagement space, we are building tools for growth marketers wishing to captivate customers with messaging that matters when it matters. Founded in 2013 by CEO Justin Zhu and Andrew Boni, Iterable is based in San Francisco and is funded by Index Ventures, CRV and other top-tier Silicon Valley VCs.

Want to learn more about Iterable? Visit Iterable's website.