26 days old

Cloud Engineer

Minneapolis, MN 55431

Cloud Engineer


We are looking for a Cloud Engineer who will design, develop, optimize and maintain cloud environments for our delivery platform.  This position is on a new and fast growing team that is responsible for keeping our systems healthy and alive, keeping our systems secure, and designing and developing our systems for future growth.

This is a full-time exempt (computer employee) role that reports to the Manager, Cloud Operations.


  • Executes all job duties in alignment with Dispatchs core values, mission, and purpose

  • Acts ethically, with integrity and complies legal standards to deliver an environment that promotes respect, innovation, and creativity

  • Encourages and fosters an inclusive environment.  An environment where the strengths and expertise of our workforce are welcomed, amplified and exhibited in the work at Dispatch

  • Cultivates a culture of DevOps by increasing transparency, communication, and collaboration across development, IT/operations, and the business

  • Work with Product Engineering and Quality Assurance teams to understand requirements, define and implement operations best practices and standards

  • Manages the monitoring of environments, determine alert strategies and tune them in production so that we also know how our systems and applications are performing at all times

  • Works with stakeholders to drive scope definition, specifications, and architecture of deployment tools and processes

  • Monitor and support CI/CD environment ensuring that the infrastructure is available, running and optimized

  • Researches and presents new technology opportunities to the engineering team and leadership

  • Drives metric-driven system performance tuning and optimization to ensure system reliability and availability

  • Defines, implements and documents operational processes and procedures, and participate in regular retrospectives to drive continuous improvement

  • Perform other duties as assigned (to be less than 10% of your responsibilities)


  • Must be a positive, self-driven team-member with a desire to learn

  • Ability to multitask, prioritize, and handle time effectively

  • Commitment to building an inclusive culture that values learning and growth


  • Bachelors degree or equivalent experience in a similar field (required) 

  • A minimum of 3 years of experience in related position

  • Experience managing a production environment with the following applications, tools and services used by Dispatch:

  • AWS Services: RDS, Route53, S3, EC2, VPC (required)

  • Infrastructure as code platform (Terraform, Chef, etc.) (required)

  • Docker (required)

  • Familiarity with other applications, tools and services used by Dispatch

  • Other AWS Services particularly: Elasticsearch, ECS, Aurora/PostgreSQL

  • CI/CD pipelines (Gitlab CI, CircleCI, Codefresh, etc.)

  • Redis, Memcached or other memory stores



Dispatch is a technology-based company that redefines the way same-day deliveries are made in the B2B space. With our network of drivers, Dispatch puts suppliers, businesses, and technicians in control of local deliveries with real-time tracking and transparency. We strive to deliver the best value and service to our customers every day.

Dispatch started in the Twin Cities, but is now in dozens of markets across the country. With all of this growth, we maintain a strong focus on our company culture. Dispatch operates on five core values: People First, Belief, Speed to Value, Driven to Deliver, and Transparency. If you connect with these values, wed love to learn more about you!



LOCATION: Remote Available 


Posted: 2020-08-24 Expires: 2020-09-23

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