Senior DevOps Engineer

  • 75 5th St NW, Atlanta, GA 30308, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Our product,, is a revolutionary new testing tool built from the ground up that is used and loved by more than 20,000 developers and QA engineers across the globe. We are funded by a top tier VC who believes in our mission.

We are highly experienced and passionate about solving challenging problems. Our product is open source, which means we are lucky enough to work with some of the best minds in the industry.

We are a small team, spread across the United States, that believes web testing needs a lot of love. We are here to foster a tool, a service, and a community that can teach and benefit everyone.

Job Description

We are seeking a Senior DevOps Engineer to focus on our backend. Our backend API is running on Node.js and is core to Cypress' profit model. So it is very important!

In this role you will:

  • Make sure the API is running smoothly.
  • Deploy and monitor servers, fix found issues quickly.
  • Scale our SaaS from 10 million test runs per month to 2 billion.
  • Explore emerging technologies like GraphQL.


The ideal candidate will:

  • Have experience developing highly performant, server-side code using Node.js / TypeScript.
  • Have a deep understanding of Postgres DB and Amazon Aurora.
  • Understand AWS / Heroku deployment and monitoring.
  • Comfortable building a reliable distributed system using message queues.
  • Experience architecting services that are tested, scalable, and performant.
  • Knowledge of microservices and serverless architecture a plus.
  • Experience developing on-premise solutions a huge plus.

Additional Information

Benefits & Perks:

  • Competitive salary

  • Health, dental and vision coverage

  • Life insurance and disability coverage

  • Remote-friendly

  • Generous paid time off and sick leave

  • Flexible work hours

  • Work with the latest technologies

  • Contribute to open source

  • Semiannual travel to work and play with our Atlanta-based team

  • Healthy office drinks and snacks

  • Modern laptop and equipment provided

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.