Environments as a service
Release is looking for a Founding Member of the engineering team reporting directly to one of the co-founders.
This role will be responsible for developing software solutions in Rails around Docker, Kubernetes and cloud systems (starting with AWS). This position will also be responsible for interfacing with customers to help understand their systems and how to take their environments and deploy them onto the Release platform. A deep understanding of AWS API's, Kubernetes tools, Docker, Linux systems and able to write Go and/or Rails would be the ideal fit for this role. As a senior engineering team member you'll be responsible for a high level of quality and driving solutions from start to finish.
In addition to engineering work and customer interaction you'll also be helping build the culture of the company from the ground up alongside the founders and the early founding team members.
We offer a great array of benefits including company paid Health, Dental, and Vision. As an employee you will receive a Brex monthly spending limit of $650 that can be used for items such as lunch, internet/phone utility, training, and office supplies at your discretion. You can also use your Brex card to spend up-to $2000 to outfit your home office, which doesn't include the macbook you receive from us...so buy a nice monitor and a decent chair, they are important!
Release is the first EaaS (Environments as a Service) Platform. Release is the simplest way to spin up even the most complicated environments. We specialize in taking your complicated application and data and making reproducible environments on-demand. We are the control-plane the cloud is missing! Release recently raised a $20M A-round led by CRV and others. https://releasehub.com/blog/releasehub-20-million-series-a-led-by-crv
Our customers use us for staging environments, QA environments, developer environments, running production and we even offer our customers the ability to run their code in their customers VPCs (their cloud accounts). Our VPC product is a 2020s version of on-premise deployments.
Every company that is building software has to manage environments. This is time consuming and takes away from building things customers want. Most companies have one or few staging environments that become bottlenecks as code must run in staging before releasing to production. Applications are also getting more and more complex and development is getting harder to do on your laptop. Release solves these problems by making repeatable environments for every developer on every Pull Request.