IT Engineer San Francisco

Build the infrastructure that helps us build Stripe

The IT Engineering team at Stripe builds and runs the systems that keep Stripe running smoothly. Your work will connect our teams’ members around the world and contribute directly to our mission of making online payments easier and better. As an IT Network Engineer you’ll play a critical role in building and scaling our internal systems and networks while ensuring your fellow Stripes continue to be productive and happy.

You will:

  • Manage and scale Stripe’s global corporate network infrastructure
  • Design, build, and maintain corporate systems for maintaining and monitoring network infrastructure
  • Design, build, and maintain corporate systems, applications, tools and services
  • Build tools and automation to drive productivity and scale a Global IT team
  • Partner with production and security teams on corporate infrastructure initiatives
  • Troubleshoot and solve complex issues spanning multiple systems and teams
  • Drive a strong security focus in all aspects of the role
  • Assist with the buildout of Stripe offices around the world
  • Work as the escalation point for the global IT Operations team
  • Create and maintain detailed and accurate documentation
  • Help grow and mentor the global IT organization

Our ideal candidate will possess:

  • 6+ years of relevant technical experience in system/network administration or engineering
  • Expert knowledge with managing switches, routers, firewalls and VPN
  • Experience designing, building and managing a global network infrastructure
  • Experience with OSX/Linux infrastructure, systems, software, and tools
  • Demonstrated success with scripting (Bash, Python, or Ruby) and building internal tools and automation
  • Experience implementing global system monitoring infrastructure
  • Ability to drive concurrent projects and initiatives while managing operational escalations
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Empathetic and humble with a customer-focused demeanor
  • Comfortable working in hyper-growth environments

We look forward to hearing from you.

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