: Principal DevOps Engineer
66 Church Street
Cambridge, MA 02138

Employee Testimonials

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At Tamr we believe that clean, up to date data is the linchpin of making informed decisions. We assert that the best way to have accurate data is via human guided machine learning system, that improves over time. We believe that human intelligence can not be replaced by machines. We are building the core set of tools, to enable companies to leverage their existing domain expertise and data, to produce clean, up to date data to be used as fuel to make better decisions and deliver transformational business outcomes.


We are currently looking for a Principal DevOps Engineer to join our DevOps team as we continue to evolve the Tamr Platform. With our growing customer base and increasing demand for additional services, we are growing our Devops team to focus on supporting the development of new products, deploying to new cloud environments, incorporating third party integrations and tools to enable product engineering.

As a member of the DevOps team some of the project you will be working on are:

  • Develop highly scalable, cloud native architectures for large data pipelines
  • Build out Tamr Platform as a Service (PaaS) to deploy and monitor scaled out Tamr deployments in the cloud
  • Enhance observability of our platform in the cloud via distributed tracing and other technologies
  • Enable the engineering team to build scalable, performant, reliable, & secure software
  • Support in establishing DevSecOps and Chaos Engineering as core disciplines of Product Engineering
  • Overhauling our build and deployment pipeline (CI/CD) to utilize open source platforms and tools to support a core platform and the many applications built on the platform

You might be a good fit if you have 2 or more of the below:

  • 7+ years of experience in DevOps/Systems Administration with 5+ years of experience with Linux/Unix systems administration
  • 3+ years of experience with cloud-based provisioning, monitoring, and troubleshooting (preferably AWS or Azure)
  • 3+ years of hadoop experience1+ year(s) of k8s experience
  • Experience with configuration management tools (we use ansible + puppet)
  • Experience with infrastructure automation tools like CloudFormation or Terraform
  • Experience with one or more scripting languages such as Python
  • Minimum Bachelor degree in Computer Science or equivalent

Technologies we use:

  • Multi-cloud (GCP/AWS/Azure)
  • Terraform/Ansible/Puppet
  • Kubernetes
  • Big Data Technologies (BigTable/Hbase, Dataproc/Databricks/Spark)
  • Postgres
  • Java, Python, Scala


Additional Information


This position is available in Cambridge MA. Tamr does sponsor employees requiring a visa.


Tamr provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

Full-time

Employee Testimonials

Rashi Verma
DataOps Engineer

What I enjoy most at Tamr is the ability to work in a supportive environment with extremely talented and friendly people on challenging problems that are fun and fulfilling to solve.

Sharon Roth
Senior Product Designer

I have never been surrounded by so many smart people who aren't afraid to laugh at themselves. That mix of passion and humility is hard to find.

Emma Wheeler
People Operations Associate

Even though I have only been at Tamr for 5 months, I see everyday how deeply and passionately each team member cares and believes in our mission. Each person here is extremely mission-driven and willing to do whatever it takes to make Tamr successful. It's an honor getting to work with such kind, dedicated, and intelligent people on a daily basis!

Larry Simmons
Chief Customer Officer

The team at Tamr is incredible, they hold me to a higher standard as much I do them. We do things that have never been done before, and that isn't something I have said many places in my career.

Sohaiyla Khalili
Product Marketing Manager

I enjoy being challenged every day while thoroughly enjoying the kind and intelligent people I work with.

Mingo Sanchez
Sales Engineer

It's often said that when you're the smartest person in the room, you're probably in the wrong room. Luckily, that's never a problem for me at Tamr! I'm surrounded by brilliant people who are always looking for ways to help me grow. Everyone here is so capable and willing to share their knowledge and experience with others.

Nik Bates-Haus
Lead Architect

For me, the most telling thing is that when I've been out of the office for a few days, whether for business travel or PTO, I miss the interaction with my coworkers and want to come back.

Lisa Skinner
Head of Growth

I love the fact that we are helping large brands solve age old problems in a new way. Everyone is super excited to be part of this journey - the energy in the office is very motivating!