Site Reliability Engineer at TrainingPeaks (A Peaksware Company)

| Greater Boulder Area
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We are seeking a highly experienced, skilled, and driven Site Reliability Engineer with a strong understanding of the CI/CD lifecycle, cloud native technology, and legacy software systems. You have likely been an application Software Engineer in the past and have gained a deep understanding of infrastructure and operations, or have been a Systems Administrator with a decade plus of experience across technologies who has spent the last few years learning modern automation and cloud native infrastructure skills.

You must enjoy working alongside product managers, systems architects and software engineers to maintain and improve a highly-scalable consumer SaaS & Marketplace platform. Our entire stack is hosted in Amazon’s AWS using a mix of traditional EC2 and cloud native services (Lambda, SQS/SNS, Fargate, CodeDeploy/CodePipeline).

You must be able to troubleshoot production issues, implement automation tools and frameworks (CI/CD pipelines), collaborate with team members to improve the existing and develop new engineering tools, optimize company’s computing architecture, manage cloud infrastructure costs, and design and conduct security, performance, and availability tests.


This is a highly accountable role and the candidate must meet the following expectations:

  • First and foremost, significant experience running a production system at a level of scale, with a number of modern distributed systems technologies.
  • Accountable for developing deployment strategies and build configuration management (CI/CD pipelines - design & implementation)
  • Work closely with the architecture, product development and services teams
  • Continuously engaging project teams to deliver quality products.
  • Develop and maintain scripts for continuous delivery
  • Deploying and updating system and application software
  • Communication - Ensures regular, effective communication happens with team members and cross-functional resources.
  • Experience with and understanding of Agile and Lean methodologies, in particular Product Development Flow and concepts such as Cycle Time, Wait Queues, etc.
  • Proven critical thinking and decision-making abilities at the system level

Technologies, Skills, Qualifications

  • 5+ years of proven experience working in a DevOps environment and continuous integration/deployment pipelines (Jenkins, AWS CodeBuild/CodeDeploy)
  • 5+ years of proven experience working in Cloud environments: AWS (preferred),
  • Experience with Configuration Management platforms such as AWS CloudFormation
  • Experience in scripting or programming languages (Bash, Python, PHP, Perl,,, etc.)
  • Experience with RDBMS
  • Experience with Docker and Container Orchestration technologies
  • Experience in monitoring tools like (Splunk, ELK, Application monitoring, etc.)
  • Solid understanding of networking and security best practices
  • Expert level understanding and implementation of microservices architecture


Benefits and Perks Include:

  • 100% company paid medical plan for employees with buy-up options as well as dental and vision insurance for employees (dependent coverage available)
  • 401(k) 5% match
  • $1,200/year fitness reimbursement to purchase any items related to healthy living
  • 3 weeks of PTO for all new hires; increase in PTO at various years of service
  • 4 week paid sabbatical for all employees after 7 years of employment
  • Stocked kitchen with snacks and drinks
  • Dog friendly office
  • Music Studio for all to practice, jam, and record
  • On-site workout area access: treadmill, bike trainers, rowers, and full weight lifting gym with CrossFit equipment, with changing rooms and showers and towel service
  • Corporate discounts on gym memberships and top-brand gear
  • Beautiful North East Boulder, CO location (with a few remote days possible)
  • Flexible work schedule in a culture of trust


TrainingPeaks is a member of the Peaksware family of companies including Alfred Publishing, MakeMusic, TrainingPeaks, and TrainHeroic. Peaksware was recognized as #15 on Built in Colorado's "Best Places to Work" list and five times by Outside Magazine's "Best Places to Work"! Through our unique approach to deliberate practice, each company within Peaksware develops software solutions to help users on their individual journeys of skill development and improvement.

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Our north Boulder location offers sweeping mountain views and nearby trails for lunchtime rides and runs.

An Insider's view of TrainingPeaks (A Peaksware Company)

How does your team reward individual success?

During our weekly progress meeting we have the opportunity to nominate someone from the team who has gone above and beyond to get a project done. They get to spin a prize wheel. It provides an opportunity for that team member to get recognized for their hard work and reward them.


Partnerships Coordinator

How do you collaborate with other teams in the company?

I work with digital, creative, brand & engineering teams to create content that engages users with how best to use our product & also educates endurance athletes of all levels about how to reach their performance goals. We spend a lot of time making sure our wide range of expert coaches can highlight their experience & insights in the right ways.


Director, Content

How does the company support your career growth?

One of our top values is to provide employees with the opportunities & tools to help them grow. Regular check-ins on personal growth, opportunities to learn about other positions within the company & resources to help each employee move in the direction they are most interested in, are a few examples of the dedication to supporting longterm growth.


VP, Customer Team

What’s the vibe like in the office?

People are always super positive and energetic. You might be collaborating on a project with your team one minute, doing push-ups together the next, and wrapping up the day with a beer and a bike ride. It's awesome!


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What are TrainingPeaks (A Peaksware Company) Perks + Benefits

TrainingPeaks (A Peaksware Company) Benefits Overview

Lunchtime group rides and runs, an in house gym and comprehensive health, dental and vision plans.

Partners with Nonprofits
TrainingPeaks partners with Adopt-A-Road, the Emergency Family Assistance Association, the Longmont Humane Society and Community Food Share.
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Daily stand up
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Wellness Programs
Onsite Gym
Team workouts
TrainingPeaks offers in house yoga three days a week.
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K) Matching
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Flexible Work Schedule
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
TrainingPeaks has ride share programs for people that carpool, ride their bikes or commute on public transit into the office.
Company Outings
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Pet Friendly
Recreational Clubs
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Lunch and learns
Acme Co. hosts lunch and learn meetings on occasion.
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