Paxata is hiring a

DevOps Engineer - Ohio

Columbus, United States
Companies around the globe rely on Paxata to get smart about information. Paxata is the pioneer that intelligently empowers all business consumers to transform raw data into ready information, instantly and automatically, with an enterprise-grade, self-service data preparation application and machine learning platform. Our Adaptive Information Platform weaves data into an information fabric from any source and any cloud to create trusted insights. Business consumers use clicks, not code to achieve results in minutes, not months. With Paxata, Be an Information Inspired Business. 

Paxata is headquartered in Redwood City, California with offices in New York, Ohio, Washington D.C., and Singapore. Visit or engage with us on Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, or YouTube.

What you would be doing:

  • Directly responsible for reliability of hosted infrastructure, including ensuring scalability for future growth and recommending cost effective methods of expansion and growth.
  • Continually improve, automate and document our deployment process.
  • Willingness, experience and interest working through all layers of infrastructure at a company, from office connectivity to the internet to advanced troubleshooting of linux performance issues to complex questions around routing and name resolution.
  • Administration of a variety of cloud solutions covering email, phones, dns, source control, automated builds and more!
  • Collaborate on capacity planning and hosting budget.
  • Participate in a 24/7 on-call rotation.


  • Proven ability to build large, reliable, scalable infrastructure.
  • Experience with cloud services, AWS, Rackspace, Google Computer preferred.
  • Experience troubleshooting and deploying applications on Linux.
  • Hadoop Experience, building, maintaining, expanding and replicating.
  • Advanced understanding of networking and how to ensure a high quality of service both to our employees and customers.
  • Experience with a variety of system monitoring tools, cloud tools a plus and using that experience to move from reactive to proactive maintenance is a plus.
  • Ability and desire to write scripts to automate tasks (Python or Perl preferred).
  • Experience with an infrastructure automation tool like Salt, Puppet or Chef.
  • Excellent communication skills -- no one works in a vacuum here.
  • Strong interest in building a company to last.