Simon Data: DevOps Engineer
821 Broadway
New York, NY 10003

Employee Testimonials


About Us

Simon Data was founded in 2015 by a team of successful serial entrepreneurs. We're a data-first marketing platform startup, and we approach our work seriously; we tackle problems in a scrappy and disruptive fashion, yet we build for scale to support our clients at big data volume.

Our culture is rooted in organizational transparency, empowering individuals, and an attitude of getting things done. If you want to be a valuable contributor on a team that champions these core values we would love to hear from you.

The Role

Simon engineering was founded with a strong DevOps foundation, and we have a world class team of ops-savvy engineers today. Were looking to grow our DevOps expertise by hiring another Devops Engineer, wholl help us build world class infrastructure tooling to assist our developers in building, deploying, and operating large scale systems at Simon.

Your typical day will consist of anything from writing code to improve the reliability of our systems to working on infrastructure tooling like Terraform and Ansible to maintain and scale various data clusters and event processing pipelines. We take ownership seriously at Simon and youll have the opportunity to propose, and lead, building and delivering world class services at Simon.

What Youll Do

  • Be intimately involved with our sprint teams (4), integrations team (1), infrastructure team (1), and security team (1) to foster a culture of DevOps and provide review and insight from a DevOps perspective
  • Strengthen and help maintain our build, deployment, and monitoring ecosystem at Simon
  • Work closely with the rest of the business to help build tooling and systems to allow us to interface and integrate tightly with our customers
  • Scale big data clusters and help build improved tooling to continue doing this as our scale continues to skyrocket
  • Shape the future of our cloud infrastructure, and deeply engage with our security team to help build security automation and tooling into our cloud architecture
  • Help with performance engineering across our stack, youll learn how to wield FlameGraphs and APM tracing to identify and improve performance hotspots
  • Take responsibility for maintaining Simons superior uptime and SLAs around availability, throughput, and low latency
  • Participate in our on-call rotation (all the other engineers participate too, theres no throwing responsibility over the wall at Simon) and help us keep Simon operating


  • Minimum 3 years of experience
  • Strong sense of empathy for the experiences and challenges of developers
  • Direct experience with DevOps in AWS
  • Experience with continuous integration, continuous deployment, Slack ops, application performance measurement, and alerting systems
  • Experience with at least one programming language (Python preferred)
  • Strong verbal and written communication
  • Desire to eventually lead and own areas of our infrastructure


Were proud to be an equal opportunity employer open to all qualified applicants regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or expression, Veteran status, or any other legally protected status.


Employee Testimonials

Customer Support Specialist

Since starting at Simon, I've been able to work on widely varying client projects and across departments and areas of our platform. It's great to be able to expand my experience and develop new skills.

Senior Business Development Representative

Working at Simon has a been a launch-pad opportunity for my career. I’ve not only had the ability to grow personally and professionally but also work alongside some of the brightest minds in marketing.

Software Engineer

Simon is a special place because of its' people - I love the people I work with! Even as a full-time remote employee, I always feel connected with my teammates. Moreover, Simon is growing fast and there's so much opportunity to make an impact here.

Data Engineer

I love that a strong core of our engineering culture is the ability to work from home! I'm in the office most days, but being able to work productively from home is a huge benefit to life at Simon!

Data Engineer

Starting as an engineer at Simon has given me the opportunity take the lead on projects and responsibilities far outside the typical scope of a junior engineering role and helped me to grow rapidly as an engineer.