DevOps Engineer

Friday February 15, 2013

1601 Trapelo Road, Suite 255
Waltham, MA 02451

Adelphic lives at the nexus of mobile, big data and cloud computing.

Adelphic connects brands to people in meaningful ways in mobile.  Our technology solution is designed to optimize for user engagement and ROI and to overcome the challenges directly related to the lack of persistent ID in mobile.  Our objective is to make mobile a primary marketing channel, by consistently delivering industry standard advertising accountability.

Adelphic offers our engineers a chance to work in an industry growing at exponential rates, being driven by a fundamental shift in consumer behavior.  You will work on problems of unusual scale, for both online and offline systems, that cut across multiple technologies -- mobile, web, big data, cloud computing, machine learning…

Position Description

As DevOps Engineer you will lead all aspects of our system and network infrastructure design, capacity planning, and deployment. The position requires a strong customer focus, a proven track record of designing and maintaining highly reliable and scalable systems.


  • Work with product team to help define solution to ensure scalability and availability
  • Lead system and network infrastructure design, capacity planning, and deployment
  • Install, configure, and manage virtual machine and storage resources
  • Configure and test security, scalability, high availability, disaster recovery
  • Provide cloud system administration, automation, and monitoring support with configuration, patching, backup, and alerts
  • Respond to and resolve emergent service problems and build tools and automation to prevent problem recurrence
  • Participate in software and system performance analysis and tuning, service capacity planning and demand forecasting


  • BS/MS in computer science/related field or equivalent relevant experience
  • 5+ years of experience in managing/administering highly available Linux systems and networks
  • Strong experience with major cloud SaaS providers, preferably Amazon Web Services
  • Experience in installing, configuring, and deploying application servers and database servers (RDBMS, NoSQL), especially MySQL, Cassandra and Vertica
  • Fluent in shell scripts and extensive experience in developing modules and scripts to automate the application deployment and monitoring tools
  • Knowledge of systems level security processes and tools

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Experience in Java/JEE stack,  especially Spring/Hibernate environments
  • Past experience in Continuous Integration environments, especially Hudson/Jenkins
  • Experience with development intranets and , especially Confluence, Jira, and Google Apps
  • Experience in working with Web applications development team in product operations, test, and deployment

The HR Stuff:

  • Adelphic is an equal opportunity employer
  • We offer employees competitive compensation packages including equity
  • Benefits include heath, dental, life insurance, and 401K

Founded in 2011 by Changfeng Wang and Jennifer Lum, successful entrepreneurs behind Quattro Wireless (acquired by Apple) and EnPocket (acquired by Nokia), Adelphic is based in Waltham, MA.  Our lead investors include Matrix Partners and Google Ventures.

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