DevOps Engineer (REMOTE)

Noirbnb is a global travel community that provides experiences and events with a focus on including and celebrating travelers of color. Our accommodations take our guests all around the world to popular destinations and events inspired by the African diaspora. Noirbnb was born in October 2015 after our co-founder, Stefan’s experience while booking a stay in Atlanta. We realized Stef’s experience was not an isolated case and more importantly, that there was an opportunity to create a better, safer experience for travelers of color.


Noirbnb is seeking an IT Operations Engineer.This position is responsible for maintaining Noirbnb resources, systems and endpoints that comprise our webapp platform and our mobile application platform. You will:

  • Manage environments requests and environment allocation to project teams
  • Manage health of the environment and proactively coordinate as well as resolve the environment downtime related issues
  • Provide dedicated support for business-critical environments (upgrades, data refresh, customer issue resolutions)
  • Troubleshooting environment and application issues
  • Ensuring Non-Prod environments stability and availability
  • Supporting New production environment build out and deployment
  • Maintain and Manage software version modification of project ecosystem
  • Develop and maintain a CI/CD pipeline
  • Take full end to end ownership of certain elements/business processes/capabilities within the Atlassian suite
  • Perform end-user activities in the Atlassian tools, such as: create maintain workflows in JIRA, author content in Confluence, create build plans in Bamboo, etc.

    Skills Needed

  • Experience with using GitHub
  • Experience with using Jenkins
  • Experience with integrating with authentication/directory services like Active Directory (LDAP), Crowd, Oauth and SAML.
  • Supporting and working with relational databases, with a strong focus on MySQL
  • 3+ years of IT experience with at least 2 years experience specific to collaborative technology
  • Experience integrating Skype for Business with other unified communications systems (chat, media, video, voice)
  • Excellent written, organizational, and verbal communication skills as well as collaboration skills.
  • Able to convey technical concepts to individuals without prior technical knowledge or understanding of topics.
  • Experience with cloud technologies such as Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Experience with SSL Certificates
  • Experience with Asana, Slack, and Zoom

    Personal Characteristics of a Successful Team Member

  • Experience in a small start-up work environment
  • Self-motivated, a great teammate, high-energy and diligent work ethic
  • Exhibits and drives a strong commitment to outstanding customer service
  • Passion for providing positive customer experiences, dedication to follow-up
  • Ability to hit the ground running with little oversight; ability to work independently
  • Ability to communicate confidently and concisely to both technologists and non-technologists


  • Equity Ownership (amount will be based on experience)
  • Be part of a casual, fun and dynamic Team
  • Gain cloud experience and certifications (AWS, GCP, Azure)