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Dev Ops Engineer



Software Engineering, Operations
Santa Monica, CA, USA
Posted on Friday, May 3, 2024

About The Company

Gwyneth Paltrow launched goop from her kitchen as a homespun weekly newsletter. It’s grown a lot since then; goop is a lifestyle platform encompassing curated products and content about beauty, wellness, fashion, food, and home. Pioneering the contextual commerce platform, goop allows readers to shop with meaning. goop is one of the rare places on the web where food, shopping, and mindfulness collide—where the ever-evolving intent is to make every choice count. We’re all resource-strapped, so goop hopes to surface the very best experiences, recipes, products, and advice.

About You

You are passionate about streamlining processes, implementing automation, and enhancing system reliability. With a strong background in DevOps processes, you are ready to drive efficiency and scalability throughout our infrastructure stack.

About The Role

Goop seeks a talented and innovative DevOps Engineer to join our Infrastructure team. As a DevOps Engineer, you would work with the larger engineering team to ensure safe & repeatable deployments along with ensuring our infrastructure stays safe and secure. Our ideal candidate will be a collaborator, stays up to date on emerging technologies and processes, and looks to Identify areas for improvement.

Responsibilities include:

  • Building and maintaining the pipelines that deploy client applications and services.
  • Monitor and maintain the infrastructure and software that powers goop.com.
  • Perform root cause analysis on production issues as they arise.
  • Provide and maintain system documentation.
  • Work with several software engineering teams to ensure that development follows established processes and works as intended.
  • Ensuring that systems are safe and secure against cybersecurity threats.
  • Providing recommendations for architecture and process improvements.

Qualifications & Experience

  • 3-4 years’ experience in a DevOps role.
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services, particularly EKS, CloudFormation, RDS, and Lambda.
  • Strong knowledge of Kubernetes and associated tools/services such as helm, Istio, and kubectl.
  • Experience with Hashicorp Terraform.
  • Experience building CI/CD pipelines.
  • Experience participating in incident response and resolution.
  • Strong knowledge of log and metrics tools such as Prometheus, Loki, Grafana, and Cloudwatch.
  • AWS Disaster Recovery across regions a plus.


  • Compensation: $100,000 - $120,000 + Equity. This is a full-time, exempt role. Please note that this range represents the low and high end of the anticipated base salary range for the Los Angeles, CA-based position. Goop, in good faith, reasonably expects to pay the position within this salary range. Goop provides the salary range in compliance with all applicable federal, state and local laws. The actual base salary will depend on numerous factors such as: experience, training, knowledge and skills, and if the location of the job changes.
  • Benefits: Generous health benefits package, fertility benefits, and paid parental leave.
  • Perks: “goopcation” paid company summer break, generous goop discounts, special offers with brand partners, access to custom lifestyle resources and events, and a beautiful workspace in Santa Monica
  • Work Philosophy: At goop we believe that creativity, innovation and camaraderie are essential to our business, our culture and our employee’s growth and development. With our Hybrid Work Policy, we are committed to promoting collaboration, productivity and employee well-being by maximizing the benefits of both in-person and remote work. We are in office Tuesdays and Thursdays, as well as Mondays for those within a 15-mile radius of our Santa Monica office.

goop is an Equal Opportunity Employer. goop does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need. All information provided by the applicant is collected, stored and processed in accordance with the terms of our CCPA Notice for Job Candidates. Job Disclosures: No applicant disclosures related to physical requirements or ADA-related considerations are relevant for this role