Senior Infrastructure Engineer

Ripple, San Francisco, CA

Enabling the world to move value like it moves information today

{X}pring is Ripple’s developer platform for payments.  We design, build and participate in open networks democratizing the world of payments, helping money move as easily as data does today through technologies such as Interledger and XRP Ledger.

We are seeking senior infrastructure engineers with strong experience developing scalable infrastructure to support internet scale networks, mobile and web applications, and hosted services. In this role, you should be comfortable working in new codebases, helping establish best practices/coding standards, and building high availability systems to support the future of the Internet of Value (IOV).

Our team works with the largest developer audience possible. We are engineers + storytellers, representing {X}pring to communities all around the world, inspiring the creation of the future where money flows like data today.


  • Work closely with product, design, and other engineering teams to define, architect, and build infrastructure to support Xpring products
  • Develop innovative solutions to unique infrastructure challenges
  • Optimize and scale infrastructure to support internet scale systems
  • Monitor, alert, and report on production systems


  • BS/MS in Computer Science or a related technical field
  • Experience with modern data storage, distributed caching and retrieval systems
  • Experience with software build and deployment systems
  • 6+ years of experience building production infrastructure in Python, C++, Java or similar
  • Passionate about scale, quality and performance


  • Experience with SaltStack, Ansible or similar configuration and deployment systems
  • Experience with production Kubernetes systems
  • Experience with configuration, orchestration and deployment of internet scale systems


  • The chance to work in a fast-paced start-up environment with experienced industry leaders
  • A learning environment where you can dive deep into the latest technologies and make an impact
  • Competitive salary and equity
  • 100% paid medical and dental and 95% paid vision insurance for employees starting on your first day
  • 401k (with match), fully paid parental leave, commuter benefits
  • Generous wellness reimbursement and weekly onsite programs
  • Flexible vacation policy - work with your manager to take time off when you need it
  • Employee giving match
  • Modern office in San Francisco’s Financial District
  • Fully-stocked kitchen with organic snacks, beverages, and coffee drinks
  • Weekly company meeting - ask me anything style discussion with our Leadership Team
  • Team outings to sports games, happy hours, game nights and more!

About Ripple

Overview Ripple provides one frictionless experience to send money globally using the power of blockchain. By joining Ripple’s growing, global network, financial institutions can process their customers’ payments anywhere in the world instantly, reliably and cost-effectively. Banks and payment providers can use the digital asset XRP to further reduce their costs and access new markets. With offices in San Francisco, New York, London, Sydney, India, Singapore and Luxembourg, Ripple has more than 100 customers around the world.

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