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Job Description:

TrueCar envisions a world where car shopping is an uplifting experience. Our shopping experience helps buyers consider choices from every angle, builds confidence in their decisions, and enables every step of the process with tools and information that make car buying easy. Ultimately, TrueCar is helping people in the second largest purchase they will make in their lives. We’re removing the complexity out of buying a car, using technology and personalization, to create a one-of-a-kind experience that transforms car buying and ultimately people’s lives.

Come join the team and help us accomplish our mission. TrueCar maintains a Dynamic Workplace, allowing employees to have their primary workstations at home, with office space in Santa Monica, CA and Austin, TX to be made available to individuals and teams to use as needed. Employees enjoy excellent benefits (health/vision/dental coverage, 401k with contribution matching, equity, etc.) as well as perks like monthly credits for at-home food delivery, internet/mobile phone service coverage, fitness expenses, and Babysitter/Nanny support.

About the Team:

Truecar is the industry leading online digital automotive marketplace for new and used vehicles and is looking for a talented site reliability engineer to join our team.  Cloud-native infrastructure plays a critical role in our continued success, and infrastructure engineers work at all levels of the organization to ensure that we are able to deliver the highest degree of reliability and performance for our customers.

Candidates for this role can expect to be involved with supporting our existing business applications in the cloud, being part of smaller teams that research and evaluate new tools and technologies, and leading the adoption of new technologies or best practices in order to continually improve the state of our cloud-based infrastructure. This role will be a good fit for anyone who has a passion for infrastructure engineering and continuous improvement.

What you’ll need:

  • Evidence of self-learning and a commitment to personal development

  • Solid understanding of Linux systems and networking fundamentals

  • Proficiency in shell scripting (Bash, Powershell, etc)

  • Familiarity with at least one object-oriented programming language (Ruby, Python, etc)

  • Experience working on a CI/CD pipeline

  • Experience with monitoring and alerting frameworks such as Datadog, NewRelic, or Prometheus

  • Two or more years developing on a cloud provider (AWS, Azure, GCP, or OpenStack)

  • Ability to participate in an on-call rotation with other engineers and developers

  • Excellent communication skills, written and spoken

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Computer Science, or equivalent experience

Nice to have:

  • 2+ years of experience as an engineer participating in a Software Development Life Cycle

  • Experience with:

    • One or more of Amazon RDS, Redis, Elastic MapReduce (EMR), Kinesis, DynamoDB, Redshift

    • Configuration management tools such as Ansible, Chef, Puppet, or Salt

    • Docker tooling and ecosystem including orchestration tools such as ECS or Kubernetes

    • Hadoop ecosystem

    • Elastic/ELK stack

About TrueCar:

TrueCar is a leading automotive digital marketplace that enables car buyers to connect to our nationwide network of Certified Dealers. We are building the industry's most personalized and efficient car buying experience as we seek to bring more of the purchasing process online. Consumers who visit our marketplace will find a suite of vehicle discovery tools, price ratings, and market context on new and used cars -- all with a clear view of what's a great deal. When they are ready, TrueCar will enable them to connect with a local Certified Dealer who shares in our belief that truth, transparency, and fairness are the foundation of a great car buying experience. As part of our marketplace, TrueCar powers car-buying programs for over 250 leading brands, including AARP, Sam’s Club, and American Express. Nearly half of all new-car buyers engage with TrueCar powered sites, where they buy smarter and drive happier.

TrueCar is headquartered in Santa Monica, California, with offices in Austin, Texas.

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Location(s):

Santa Monica, CA