Cloud Automation & Tools System Engineer

Shape Security, Draper, Utah

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 About Shape Security
Shape provides industry-leading web and mobile security services, which are designed to protect organizations against the most advanced automated attacks. Our systems use cutting edge technologies including cloud computing, big data. web/mobile security, machine learning, and artificial intelligence to solve this extremely challenging problem. As we grow at exceptional speed, we are looking for highly-motivated and passionate individuals to join us.

Position Summary
The focus of our Cloud Automation team is building and automating all facets of our development, testing and production  infrastructure, enabling the entire product development organization to rapidly iterate and innovate in the fast-paced cybersecurity software space. As a member of our Cloud Automation team, you’ll work in our rapidly evolving  all-cloud environment as we finalize our existing product portfolio and introduce new products. You’ll collaborate with all members of the product development team from product inception through onboarding initial customers and on to supporting a global, 24/7 highly available production operation. This position is primarily focused on supporting  product development and as such is not a conventional operational role.


  • Automate away *everything* that doesn’t require communication (between humans), creativity or technical judgement
  • Provide cloud architecture guidance
  • Implement cloud orchestration features as required to support product capabilities
  • Work with product development to provide an automated regression testing platform
  • Understand end-products and help to document and tool for operations
  • Ensure reliable, high quality releases


  • 5+ years of DevOps or SRE experience in the software industry
  • Public cloud experience GCP preferred, AWS, Azure. An ideal candidate will have some experience on all 3.
  • 5+ years bash scripting
  • 3+ years production python experience
  • Experience with all manner of  build technologies from GNU make to everything that came after
  • Experience with Continuous Integration tools (CI) (Jenkins, TravisCI, etc.)
  • Experience with xUnit testing frameworks
  • Experience with package managers and artifact repositories (artifactory & others)
  • Experience with public cloud orchestration (CLI, direct API & orchestration tools)
  • Experience with NoSQL (DataStore, FireStore, DynamoDB)
  • Experience with large scale streaming/batch data processing (Spark, DataProc, DataFlow)
  • Experience with big data technologies
  • Experience with public cloud networking (VPCs, load balancers, etc.)
  • Experience with cloud monitoring technologies
  • Experience fielding web production applications using SaaS, PaaS and IaaS stacks
  • Familiarity with React/SPAs highly preferred 
  • Bachelors Computer Science or related engineering discipline OR equivalent professional experience

About Shape Security

The world’s leading financial, retail and travel companies and government agencies rely on Shape Security as their primary line of defense against fraud and attacks on their web and mobile applications. The Shape platform, covered by 45 patents, was designed to stop the most dangerous application attacks enabled by cybercriminal fraud tools, including credential stuffing (account takeover), product scraping, unauthorized aggregation, and other threats. Shape has prevented over $1 billion in fraud losses for its customers and protects more than 1.3 billion user accounts. Shape is headed by industry leaders from Google, Cisco, IBM, Raytheon, Palo Alto Networks, and the Pentagon.

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