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About Us:

SelfDecode is a fast-growing biotech startup in the personalized health space. We build software to help interpret peoples’ genetics, lab tests and symptoms in order to give personalized health recommendations.

  • Our primary goal is to give people the tools they need to live a healthier and better life.

Our outlook:

  • We are a flat organization and prioritize efficiency.
  • We work as a team and every input and suggestion is taken into account, no matter who it comes from.
  • We thrive on open communication and dedication.
  • We are a meritocracy and people who show good abilities or skills can move up in the organization fast, get raises, etc...
  • We expect people to work full time without side gigs.
  • We expect the applicant to have a long term relationship with our company.
  • We expect employees to be proactive and autonomous.
  • We do not micromanage.
  • Dishonesty is not tolerated at all, and we thrive on trust.
  • When you're working, we expect you to work.
  • We emphasize skills & abilities rather than formal education.

We are very selective in our process because we look for a very long-term, full-time partnership with our employees. We try to keep the application process as short as possible, so that we don't waste anyone's time. 

Job Type and Pay:

We are looking for a seasoned DevOps Engineer with significant skills and experience. Pay will be in accordance with abilities, skills, experience, hustle, leadership, level of English proficiency and location. 

  • Full time - we expect people to put in 40 hrs a week or more
  • Fully Remote.
  • No agencies.
  • Salary: $20-$35/hr USD as a contractor - depending on skills, speed, experience, proficiency in our tech stack, location, English fluency, leadership abilities, work hustle & drive, personality, plusses listed, etc...
  • Equity is also available for outstanding applicants and those with leadership abilities - people who can take on a leadership role.

 

The Ideal Candidate:

- Is an open minded person.

- Is an eager and quick learner.

- Is a PhD of Googling

- Can debug an issue anywhere: backend, frontend, platform.

- Can communicate efficiently.

- Can work independently when needed.

- Has clear thinking under pressure.

 

The Ideal Candidate also has solid understanding and usage experience of most of the following technologies while willing to learn the rest:

- Python  

  • Django
  • Django Rest Framework
  • pip8
  • pytest
  • flake8
  • mypy, typing
  • pdb

    - JS  

  • node
  • npm
  • react

- Docker  

  • Designing docker images
  • docker-compose
  • WSL2+docker

- Linux administration  

  • Bash Shell
  • make

- GIT  

  • Advanced history manipulation

- PostgreSQL  

  • Basic DBA skills

- AWS  

  • CloudFormation
  • CloudFront
  • Lambda
  • API Gateways
  • ECR+ECS+Fargate
  • Secrets Manager and Systems Manager
  • Event Bus
  • IAM
  • and more...

- Serverless Framework

Extra tech and experience is a plus.