Software Engineer DevOps (Remote)

Mattermost is the industry’s leading open-source enterprise-grade messaging platform. Customers including Intel, Ubisoft, Samsung, Cigna, BNP, European Commission, Social Security Administration, and Affirm use Mattermost to enable their teams to collaborate securely and privately anywhere. Many of the world’s leading privacy-conscious enterprises like The US Department of Defense work better by connecting people, tools, and automation to increase developer collaboration using Mattermost. Our private cloud messaging platform offers secure, configurable, highly scalable messaging using web, mobile, and desktop applications and provides deep integrations with hundreds of SaaS and on-premises tools and applications. 

We value high impact work, ownership, self-awareness and being focused on customer success. If these values match who you are, we hope you'll learn more about working at Mattermost and apply!

We are looking for an engineer with demonstrated experience as Software Engineer with a focus on DevOps, who excels at infrastructure, automation. The person will work with the release automation for the company products, which means not only build the pipeline but improve it to make it reusable for existing products and new products. Also will build internal tools (which will be open-sourced) to help the release managers and other team members making their life easier. Last but not least, will help to maintain and build infrastructure to run our internal git instance and other services we use internally/externally. And if you have a passion to help others and unblock their work this might be for you.


    • Create and maintain and develop a common pattern for  build pipelines for the projects in the company

    • Help to maintain the company’s central Kubernetes clusters and services

    • Be responsible for the technical release process of Mattermost products

    • Build tooling to accomplish DevOps tasks and improve Mattermost internal processes

    • Provide guidance to customers on their upgrade and build pipelines

    • Support Mattermost R&D feature teams to help them meet their DevOps needs

    • Participate in code and design reviews to maintain our high development standards

    • Write thoughtful and high-quality code in Go, Terraform

Required Background/Skills:

    • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related fields, or significant professional software development experience

    • 5+ years of previous experience as a DevOps software engineer

    • Strong experience with or an ability to quickly become an expert in at least portion of our technology stack: Go, Terraform, AWS, Kubernetes, CircleCI, GitLab

    • Familiarity with relational databases, particularly MySQL and PostgreSQL

    • A passion for solving problems and providing workable solutions

    • Ability to work independently in an asynchronous team environment


    • Working knowledge of cloud native applications for Kubernetes

    • Experience with distributed application systems using HTTP, WebSockets, RPC, pub/sub at scale

    • Experience working in open source communities

Mattermost is a remote-first company with staff living and working across the globe. We are currently hiring staff in these countries/regions:

Australia - Canada - Chile - Finland - Georgia - Germany - India - Mauritius - Philippines - Poland - South Africa - Turkey - Ukraine - Uganda - United Kingdom  - United States 

We are constantly working towards adding more countries/regions to this list, but first we need to make sure we are compliant with local laws and regulations, which takes time. 

Mattermost is made up of people from a wide variety of backgrounds and lifestyles. We embrace diversity and invite applications from people from all walks of life. We don't discriminate against staff or applicants based on gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, race, religion, age, national origin, citizenship, disability, pregnancy status, veteran status, or any other differences. Also, if you have a disability, please let us know if there's any way we can make the interview process better for you; we're happy to accommodate!

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