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Careers / Positions Platform Engineer I Red Platform

Charlotte, NC
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Our goal is to listen, engage, and activate voices across Red Ventures to ensure that all identity groups and perspectives are represented in our work. Our aspiration is to have diverse teams at every level of the company, and we seek candidates who bring unique personal experiences, curiosity and an eagerness to embrace diversity, equity, and inclusion.

At a Glance

Red Platform is building a suite of integrated products that enable data-driven, digital experiences for our brands and partners. As a Red company, we have more than 20 years of experience building strategic, longstanding relationships with some of the world’s most powerful brands across industries including financial services, entertainment, real estate, and telecom. You will work with next-generation technologies that change how millions of users connect, explore, and interact with these brands. Our engineers work on a variety of things like information collection and retrieval, distributed computing, large-scale system design, networking, data storage, and machine learning

What You'll Do

  • Design and implement automated and proactive security measures to help improve our security posture
  • Work in tandem with the development teams to identify and implement the most optimal and secure cloud-based solutions. 
  • Architect and build continuous delivery automated pipelines for a suite of microservices that are secure by default.
  • Have a passion for automation and self-healing systems.
  • Create and manage the engineering build and deployment process across all environments.
  • Execute automated and/or manual test suites throughout projects.
  • Contribute to team improvement initiatives and projects, including testing tools, process improvements, and test automation to improve security, reliability, maintainability, availability, and performance.
  • Monitor application logs and responds to errors
  • Look for ways to optimize build times and speed up feedback loops
  • Work in multi-region based applications
  • Work on highly trafficked, scalable systems that support 15k+ requests per second
  • Use best practices from the AWS Well Architected Framework 
  • Work on CDP, DMP platforms

What We're Looking For

  • A minimum of three years of software development experience
  • Deep knowledge of AWS development, configuration, and deployment
  • Experience with source control management practices and tools, preferably with Git
  • Experience with infrastructure as code technologies, preferably Terraform
  • Experience creating and maintaining Continuous Integration Automation with platforms such as CircleCI and Github Actions
  • Experience with containerization technologies (Docker) and AWS ECS
  • Strong scripting skills (Go, Bash, Python) with the ability to develop tooling
  • Experience implementing and working with monitoring and logging solutions like Cloudwatch, New Relic, Prometheus, etc.
  • Willingness to learn, a can-do attitude, and motivation to succeed and grow
  • Knowledge of DevOps best practices in an always-up, always-available environment

Things You'll Learn

  • Creating highly-available distributed systems capable of handling billions of events from some of the world’s largest internet brands
  • Using advanced algorithms and cutting-edge technologies to empower analytics teams with reliable and actionable data
  • Exposure to compelling tools/concepts such as graph databases and distributed event streaming platforms
  • Engineering best practices related to CI/CD, compliance, testing, and scalability
  • Mentoring fellow teammates and opportunities to expand your own learning through ample L&D opportunities

Who We Are

Founded in 2000, Red Ventures is a portfolio of growing digital businesses that bring consumers and brands together through integrated e-commerce, strategic partnerships and many proprietary brands including Bankrate, and Headquartered south of Charlotte, NC, Red Ventures has over 3000 employees in offices across the US, as well as London and Sao Paulo. For more information, visit

We offer competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits program for full-time employees, including medical, dental and vision coverage, paid time off, life insurance, disability coverage, employee assistance program, 401(k) plan and a paid parental leave program.

Red Ventures is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate against any employee or applicant because of race, creed, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy or any other basis protected by law. Employment at Red Ventures is based solely on a person's merit and qualifications. 

We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with disabilities. This includes providing reasonable accommodation where appropriate. Should you require a reasonable accommodation to apply or participate in the job application or interview process, please contact



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Red Ventures is a portfolio of influential brands, digital platforms, and strategic partnerships. We’re made up of dozens of teams spanning multiple industries and geographies - all working together to help people make life’s most important decisions. Whether you’re looking for freedom to build new brands and businesses from the ground up, an opportunity to partner with brands who are already globally recognized, or a combination of both - this is a place where you can unlock substantial experience and even make entire career shifts, all within one organization.

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Covid 19 Vaccine Requirement: Unless otherwise prohibited by law, if a candidate is successful and a conditional job offer is made, the candidate then will be required to submit proof of a full vaccination series against COVID-19. Requests for reasonable accommodations on the basis of disability, pregnancy status, or religious belief will be considered on an individualized basis.

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