Braintrust is hiring a

DevOps Engineer (Linux / Ansible / AWS) [Remote]


Braintrust is the only network that gives in-demand talent all the freedom of freelance with all the benefits, community and stability of a full-time role. As the first decentralized talent network, our revolutionary Web3 model ensures the community that relies on Braintrust to find work are the same people who own and build it through the blockchain token, BTRST. So unlike other marketplaces that take 20% to 50% of talent earnings, Braintrust allows talent to keep 100% of earnings and to vote on key changes to improve the network. Braintrust is working to change the way freelance works – for good.

  • JOB TYPE: Freelance, Contract Position (no agencies/C2C - see notes below)
  • LOCATION: United States and Canada only - Remote (TimeZone: EST | Partial overlap)
  • HOURLY RANGE: Our client is looking to pay $50 – $100/hr



6+ years of demonstrable experience utilizing the following: 

    • Ansible, AWX and / or Tower knowledge, including automation of cloud infrastructure utilizing Ansible 
    • Linux (Ubuntu/Debian), including ssh, rsync, syslog, systemd (or equivalent)
      • Shell scripting (bash/sh, sed, awk)
    • Networking / troubleshooting connectivity over WiFi, ethernet, and / or bluetooth 
    • As a bonus:
      • Administering / managing Relational Database Management Systems
      • Coding or Scripting background in Python -- C/C++, or Node.JS 
    • Excellent communication skills
    • Excellent analytical problem solving skills (required) 
    • Willingness to have fun in the process (required) 

Top Skills

  • DevOps
  • AWS


  • Build, architect, and manage Ansible playbooks for cloud and IoT device automation
  • Manage and optimize core infrastructure within AWS, including: ec2, ELB, IoT Core, Iot GreenGrass, Lambda, and MQTT 
  • Implement monitoring and investigative strategies utilizing home-grown and DataDog based analysis solutions 
  • Contribute to the overall architecture and deployment of solutions supporting the product roadmap
  • Investigate and resolve production issues during off-hours, weekends, and during on-call rotations, as directed

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Qualified candidates will be invited to do a screening interview with the Braintrust staff. We will answer your questions about the project, and our platform.  If we determine it is the right fit for both parties, we'll invite you to join the platform and create a profile to apply directly for this project.  

C2C Candidates: This role is not available to C2C candidates working with an agency. If you are a professional contractor who has created an LLC/corp around their consulting practice, this is well aligned with Braintrust and we’d welcome your application.  

Braintrust values the multitude of talents and perspectives that a diverse workforce brings. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, religion, age, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.

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