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Site Reliability Engineer for GIPHY

AWS Bash Linux Python Ruby

GIPHY serves over 7 billion GIFs per day, our mobile products have millions of users, and our.

API is integrated into some of the biggest digital platforms in the world. You will join a team supporting and scaling the production infrastructure for the delivery of these applications.


GIPHY is the world’s largest platform to search, discover, and create all the GIFs. We’re the leading brand in short-form entertainment and visual communication.

GIPHY is integrated in iMessage, Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, Twitter, Tinder, Slack, WhatsApp and many more, serving over 7 billion GIFs daily to over 500 million people across the globe. We are also creating the largest distributed ad platform for short form media. We’re a creative and passionate group of GIF-obsessed individuals continuing to build out what we believe is the future of communication. We have big goals and are looking for like-minded, talented people to join us.

project tech-stack
Ansible AWS ElasticSearch Go MySQL

What we looking for


  • 3+ years of experience in Site Reliability or Infrastructure Engineering;
  • Expert-level knowledge of the Amazon Web Services (AWS) ecosystem;
  • Strong background in Linux/Unix Administration;
  • Experience monitoring and supporting 24×7, high availability systems that include web, application and database servers and load balancing systems;
  • Hands-on experience with a container orchestration system (especially Kubernetes) with experience running, deploying, and debugging containerized microservice deployments in production;
  • Experience with a scripting language (Python, Ruby, Bash) is required; background in software development (Go, Python, Scala, or Java) is a plus;
  • Experience with configuration management (Ansible, SaltStack or an equivalent) and defining infrastructure-as-code (Terraform);
  • Experience with relational databases (MySQL, Postgres) is required; experience managing and optimizing databases and data models is a plus;
  • Working knowledge of web servers, proxies, and caches (e.g., Nginx, Varnish, HAProxy);
  • Experience with build (Jenkins, Travis) and deployment automation (Spinnaker, CircleCI) tools for managing software delivery;
  • Experience with log aggregation tools (e.g., Splunk, Elasticsearch, Scalyr);
  • Experience with metrics infrastructure tools (e.g., DataDog, New Relic, Prometheus);
  • Advanced written and spoken English.



  • Build and manage software delivery, systems integration, and developer support tools;
  • Design and deploy applications using components of the AWS stack, focusing on high- availability, fault tolerance, and disaster recovery;
  • Work with developers to troubleshoot, monitor, and optimize microservices to maintain SLOs;
  • Conduct performance tuning, load testing, optimization of information/data processing, maintenance, and support of production and development environments;
  • Serve as a technical expert on the most difficult support and troubleshooting problems.

company information:

Proxet Nation

We at Proxet believe that employee collaboration is the key to success. Our employees feel valued, listened to, and involved this way, and we are proud to say that our people are our biggest asset!

If you’d like to join our Proxet Nation and work closely with high-level professionals and our engineers, fill the form!

what we offer:

Company benefits

  • Work-from-home policy

    Work-from-home policy (fully remote option)

  • Insurance coverage and paid sick leaves

  • In-house English classes with native speaker

  • Yoga classes outside on the office terrace

  • Sport competitions

    Sport competitions, our events, corporate team buildings!

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