Senior Platform Engineer

Inrix Kirkland , WA 98034

Posted 2 months ago

INRIX is a leading provider of predictive and historical traffic information, connected car services and analytics worldwide. We power traffic displays and navigation for some of the biggest automotive, public sector, and enterprise companies, and support customers in more than 65 countries around the world. Our vision is simple - to solve traffic problems, empower drivers, inform planning and enhance commerce.

INRIX is seeking a Sr. Platform Engineer to help drive innovation, flexibility, and standards in how we use cloud services to run our products at scale. This role will work across the company with all of our product teams. Are you an expert working with AWS? Eager to leverage Amazon and Open Source tools to solve interesting and complex problems? Do you prefer to templatize and automate everything? If so, we'd love to chat with you.

About you

  • You are excited by everything you have read so far.

  • Extensive experience building, automating, and operating cloud platforms for product teams.

  • Advanced understanding and operation of CloudFormation or similar tools.

  • Have managed multi account AWS environments.

  • Experienced enforcing, reporting and helping AWS users with Security and Practices.

  • Build and maintain performant, fault-tolerant, scalable distributed software systems in AWS.

  • Implement high-quality solutions that are maintainable, clear, and concise.

  • Think from a high level, thinking strategically and systematically is required.

  • Understands business value, be aware of always working to help solve the business problem (not just adding technology).


  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, related field, or equivalent experience.

  • AWS Cloud Application Experience.

  • Proven track record building highly available and secure services in the cloud.

  • 8+ years of related engineering experience with cloud (preferably AWS).

  • Experience with CI/CD tools.

Why make the move

We want you to bring your best and more. We will support you and help you get better in your craft. We also expect you to teach us a few things along the way.

  • The People
  • A great team with a focus on being the best, making the world a better place, and passionate about technology, customers and big data.
  • Free Parking
  • We have free parking in our covered garage and enough of it to go around.
  • Free Bus
  • If you don't have a car to park.
  • Free Food
  • Onsite snacks, drinks, and lunches. The food comes to you!
  • No Policy Vacation Policy
  • You're an adult and can manage your own vacation time. Work hard; play hard. Why does your company still have a vacation policy?
  • Free Car
  • Well... not really free. But we have test cars with the latest traffic technology that you can take home. We'll pay for the gas.
  • INRIX Boat
  • Get your boat license. We'll pay for the gas.
  • Healthy Compensation
  • Including medical, dental and vision coverage; bonuses and stock options; 401k with company match.

Make a positive impact in the world

INRIX is the fastest growing traffic intelligence platform in the world, delivering smart data and analytics to solve transportation issues worldwide. Exciting things are happening all the time. Come join us!

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