Developer Operations Full Stack Developer

Posted on: April 29, 2024
Location: St. Louis, Missouri

Company Overview

Spry Digital blends innovative web, application, and branding solutions that transform businesses from the inside out. We believe we can shape our world, making it a better place to work and play with the connections that we make. Those connections happen with the relationships that we foster and the products that we create that connect people to one another. It is this people-first approach to doing business and creating solutions that drive us.

We value people who care about quality and attention to detail, working collaboratively together as a team, and striving to build solutions to meet our clients’ needs and business goals. Read our core values.

Job Profile

Spry Digital is seeking a Hybrid DevOps/Full Stack Developer to join its team. This role will primarily be part of a client-facing Buy Flow team, where a combination of React, Node, and AWS are used to help customers meet their telecommunication needs. The role, at least initially, will focus on DevOps and helping define and document processes.

We value teammates who deliver high-quality code and communicate openly. We aren't afraid to try new things. We value self-reflection and learning from our mistakes and successes. In this role, you will be the team's DevOps expert and will focus on DevOps and backend-leaning tasks depending on business needs. This is a remote position.

NOTE: We are interested in every qualified candidate who is eligible to work in the United States for any employer, however, we are not able to sponsor visas at this time.


  • Oversee and enhance our AWS server infrastructure. 
  • Ensure optimal performance, prioritize security measures, and help scale infrastructure.
  • Engage in day-to-day development projects with a core emphasis on fine-tuning Linux systems, crafting resilient GitLab pipelines, and contributing to the ongoing refinement of our technological ecosystem.
  • Participate in on-call and release rotation. Includes occasional Sunday night releases (roughly 5 times per year). 
  • Develop and maintain web applications using JavaScript, focusing on Node.js.
  • Contribute to the continuous improvement of our digital platforms, ensuring alignment with branding and customer engagement goals. 
  • Conduct thorough code reviews to ensure code quality, adherence to best practices, and scalability.
Benefits at Spry Digital
Competitive compensationFamily leave policyComprehensive health plansThree weeks paid vacationFlexible schedule / Work from homeProfessional development stipendProfit sharingVolunteer time off

Required Qualifications

  • 3 years experience with DevOps engineering, with a focus on AWS server management.
  • Experience setting up and optimizing CI/CD pipelines.
  • Experience with Node.js and Express.js. 
  • Proficiency in Linux system administration and server upgrade processes.
  • Deep understanding of security best practices and compliance standards.
  • Excellent collaboration and communication skills.
  • Comfortable using G-Suite applications, including Docs, Sheets, and Gmail.
  • Adept at learning required tools, e.g. Gitlab, ClickUp, Slack, and Google Workspace.

Preferred Qualifications

  • AWS DevOps Engineer and/or Solutions Architect certifications
  • Experience with React or similar modern, front-end frameworks.
  • Familiarity with Drupal CMS

Salary Compensation

Salary will commensurate with experience and will range from $95,000-125,000 annually.

Benefits and Perks

  • Competitive compensation
  • Profit-sharing
  • 401K contribution
  • Comprehensive health plans (fully covered healthcare premiums for medical, dental and vision, along with a life insurance policy and short-term disability policy for individual employees)
  • Family leave benefits 
  • 23 days paid time off per year
  • 10 days paid holidays per year
  • Flexible remote schedule / 100% work from home / Flexible Fridays (allows for a 4 day work week)
  • MLK Day of Service paid volunteer time
  • Professional development stipend
  • Employee ownership opportunities

If you are a passionate and dynamic individual who thrives in both DevOps and Full Stack Development, we invite you to apply for this unique and exciting opportunity!

Are you ready to join our team?

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