At AnchorFree, our mission is to provide secure access to the world's information for every person on the planet. Founded in 2005 by David Gorodyansky and Eugene Malobrodsky, AnchorFree has grown into a service with millions of users in nearly 200 countries. Our flagship product, Hotspot Shield, is Top 100 in the App Store and enables freedom to access all of the Internet's information from anywhere in the world (without restrictions). AnchorFree has recently closed a $295 million investment led by WndrCo and Accel Partners, with further development plans for Hotspot Shield and other products in our suite.

We are looking for a Senior DevOps Engineer to work with our DevOps team on designing and implementing our next generation infrastructure. This Engineer will impact the 4 cornerstones of our infrastructure:  infrastructure as a code, continuous deployment, large scale, and high availability.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Design, integrate, and deploy infrastructure for rapid application software deployment.
  • Test new technologies and tools in the lab, and decide which can be adopted by the company on a global level.
  • Ensure global observability.
  • Keep calm and change the world.

Job Qualifications:

  • B.S. in computer science or equivalent work experience
  • 5+ years of DevOps experience or software development with expertise in Python or Golang
  • Proficient in shell scripting, plus know when to stop scripting and start developing
  • Experience using configuration management systems: Ansible or SaltStack
  • Elegant coding style with sufficient documentation
  • Knowledge of key software design principles (separation of concerns, single responsibility, DRY, etc)
  • In-depth understanding of Linux architecture, networking and kernel tuning
  • Experience using Git for version control
  • Hands-on experience with Docker
  • Experience with large-scale, highly-available distributed systems and knowledgable on best practices
  • Your hands aren't shaking when half of the world’s internet is “down”
  • Other skills that are a plus!
    • Terraform
    • Kubernetes
    • Prometheus
    • ELK stack
    • Hadoop and BigData
    • Microservices
    • Agile software development methodology 

AnchorFree Compensation and Benefits:

  • Competitive salary
  • Excellent employee stock option plan
  • Relocation assistance available
  • $125 per month electric car incentives
  • Free food and drinks
  • Foosball, Gym and showers, Pool table, Table Tennis
  • FREE Medical, Dental and Vision
  • 401k
  • Commuter Benefits
  • Free Shuttle from San Francisco,CA
  • Dog friendly office

Learn more:
Hotspot Shield