OkCupid is hiring a

Release Engineer

Vancouver, Canada
Full-Time

PlentyOfFish is searching for a Release Engineer to join a vibrant, energetic, yet challenging environment.

This individual would be joining the platform team and responsible for the delivery of our build and deploy pipeline. Our ideal candidate is someone that is not afraid to share their ideas as the platform team is a small and strongly collaborative department.

If you are interested in learning how PlentyOfFish became the world's leader in online dating, and how we continue to manage an ever-increasing 100 million member base then please apply today- we want to hear from you!

So, what will you do? 
Design and implement solutions to highly complex problems. 
Development and maintenance of our Build and Deploy pipeline - you will be responsible for the delivery of the largest free dating site in the world 
Review changes before deployment to catch deployment related issues before they happen.  
Continuously deploy test-driven code. 
Build high-performance, mission-critical applications. We're small enough that you can make a real impact on what we develop. 
Understand current web technologies and application structure from end-to-end. 
Provide analysis, recommendations, and solutions to improve performance, security and scalability of software and services. 
Share. We have a highly collaborative environment and we want you to share your expertise and help facilitate constant learning.

What does our ideal candidate look like? 
Expert level C#, MSSQL, Javascript and web technologies 
1+ years experience working with .NET projects with Visual Studio or MSBuild, including creating and consuming NuGet packages 
1+ years managing an automated build system like Teamcity or Jenkins 
Experience with a deployment automation tool like Octopus Deploy 
2+ years working with Git, SVN, or other source control software. 
Has a deep understanding of the web and HTTP.  Can collect and analyze packet captures of basic web traffic. 
7+ years of commercial software development. 
Knowledge and expertise in diverse database stacks (SQL / NoSQL), 
Experience with distributed systems or database fundamentals 
Ability to read and decipher legacy code. 
Love technology and always be proactively working to stay ahead of the latest in hardware and software developments. 
Experienced with security and high volume, large scale environments.

Bonus points for: 
Powershell, CSharp Scripting, Roslyn 
Chocolatey 
Python, Go, C++ 
PostgreSQL, Cassandra, 
Linux, Docker, Puppet 
Kafka, Storm 
Elasticsearch, Graphite

What's it like to work at PlentyOfFish?
We have a fun and casual culture
Our office is stocked with snacks and beverages
Everyone at POF gets to take their Birthday off
Great downtown location with easy access to transit
Awesome state-of-the-art office with fantastic views


To apply please visit http://www.pof.com/careers/default.aspx.

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