About 3D Robotics:

3D Robotics - North America's largest drone manufacturer and an all-around awesome, super exciting place to work - is seeking you! Define the next wave of flying machines. Define how people interact with the data and media drones generate. Drones are totally changing the way we see our world, understand our environment, and get things done. THIS IS ONE OF THE COOLEST THINGS HAPPENING ON THE PLANET RIGHT NOW - JOIN US!

Yes, this is a position in a startup!

If curiosity, resilience and clear sense of individual responsibility get you going, please continue reading. You’ll find and we expect a sense of truthfulness (towards oneself, each other and reality, learned the hard way), being demanding (is this the best you can do?), extensiveness (have fun really grasping things in their entirety) and kindness (be tough on problems, not people).

The Role:

You & your team will design and build a rock-solid cloud platform from nothing to manage, monitor, and deploy all 3D Robotics products built by our incredible engineering team. If you have ever wanted to build a cloud stack from scratch and know exactly how you would do it, this position is for you!

We do not have any devops engineers right now, so you will be in charge of platform decisions as well as eventually building out a devops team.


  • Responsible for all parts of our external infrastructure, from design and planning to first response when things break.
  • Works closely with our engineering team to design and manage the build systems, continuous testing and deployment stack.


  • Expert level Amazon Web Services experience (EC2, VPC, RDS, S3, CloudFront, OpsWorks, IAM)
  • Expert Networking experience (subnets, routing, VPN, Amazon Security Groups)
  • Experience with continuous testing and deployment (ex: Travis & Jenkins)
  • Familiarity with automation tools (ex: Ansible, Salt, or equivalent)
  • Able to troubleshoot Linux systems
  • Experience finding, learning and deploying new tools and technology from scratch
  • Expert programming skills in at least one of the following languages: Python, Javascript,  Go, or C
  • Excellent communication skills

Bonus Points:

  • Knowledge of monitoring & alerting tools (ex: nagios or equivalent)
  • Familiarity with containerization (ex: Docker, Vagrant)
  • Experience integrating with hardware
  • Owns a drone

Why you should work here:

  • We'll trust you to do things right
  • You'd be getting in early in a company going through a massive inflection point
  • You'll feel satisfied that you're creating something that people love
  • We are working on flying robots! awesome!
  • We'll pay you a competitive salary plus equity, along with all the traditional benefits and some not-so-traditional ones, like a vacation policy that's on the honor system

If interested, please apply here:


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