Director of Software Engineering - SRE

  • South Jordan, UT, USA
  • Employees can work remotely
  • Full-time
  • Department: Software Engineering

Company Description

Together we make. Come make with us.

Overview

At Cricut®, we believe that we’re all born makers. When we built our first cutting machine, we saw the potential for a simple yet powerful tool to completely transform the way people craft, design, and DIY. Since then, we continue to innovate with new machines, platforms, materials, and tools, but that’s just what we do. Who we are is a bustling worldwide community, a means for connection, and an outlet for unbridled creativity. Join us as we place the power of handmade into the hands of ALL.

Life

Love your work. And your coworkers.

Our company is made up of A+ human beings. We ask tough questions, entertain ideas outside of our own, and work together to make something bigger than ourselves. With Cricut® growing in China, the U.K., Australia, New Zealand, as well as Europe and South America, we’re on an unstoppable roll, satisfying that innate creative itch around the world. We train, develop, and celebrate great work with hallway high fives and promotions within. We also throw the world’s best Halloween party.

Enjoy incredible perks.

We take care of our team. We offer medical, dental, vision, and retirement benefits, as well as pet insurance, 401K match, life insurance, incentive programs, paid time off, on-site massages, phenomenal work-life balance, and employee discounts.

Like what you see? We can’t wait to meet you!

Job Description

Are you ready to lead and scale the Site Reliability Team for one of the world's most fabulous creative technology companies?

As the SRE technology leader, you will be in charge of the SRE's overall strategy, development, and day-to-day operation, powering our design space and cricut.com.

Responsibilities

  • Build scalable, secure and reliable systems and applications using best-in-class technologies and platforms
  • Build tools to reduce toil and automate workflows
  • Support services before they go live through activities such as system design consulting, developing software platforms and frameworks, capacity planning and launch reviews.

 

Qualifications

  • Bachelors or Masters degree in Computer Science
  • Deep knowledge and understanding of Computer Engineering fundamentals and first principles
  • Experience writing software in one or more languages
  • Experience managing cloud infrastructure
  • Experience in infrastructure-as-code and CI/CD pipelines
  • Experience with Kubernetes
  • Experience with Cloud Native architectures and technologies
  • Experience designing large-scale distributed systems.
  • Experience growing and building highly effective teams

 

Additional Information

What to Do Next: 

Please attach your resume including links to your portfolio where applicable. If you want to show your super powers in other ways – include that information too. You can be sure that Cricut® is an employer who values individuality, equality and diversity, so tell us what you’re all about. If you are a Maker or a DIY enthusiast, whether you think you are a good one or not, we would love to hear about it when you send us your information!

At Cricut®, we celebrate inclusion and diversity. Cricut is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions based on merit. Cricut prohibits discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual identity, gender identity, marital status, veteran status, nationality, citizenship, age, disability, medical condition, pregnancy, or any other unlawful consideration. All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines. Cricut participates in E-Verify.