Technical Lead, Tools & Infrastructure

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We're looking for a Technical Lead to drive strategic initiatives to make Postman’s products and systems antifragile.

The Opportunity

In this role you will be charged with building the next-generation services and infrastructure that continuously enables engineers to ship with ever-increasing confidence and speed. We operate as a “startup within a startup” model with a broad scope of ownership and autonomy to create and enable a culture of operational excellence throughout the organization.

In Your Day to Day, You Will...

  • Collaborate on architecture/design and lead implementation on complex systems in a manner that is usable and maintainable by other engineers
  • Design and build distributed services and tools that greatly increase developer productivity and application quality
  • Provide technical leadership, support, and mentoring of team members and other engineers in the company
  • Proactively work to remove, prevent and predict technical impediments to delivery

About You

  • BS or MS in CS, EE or equivalent practical experience
  • 7+ years of experience building developer tools that improve developer velocity, code quality, and code health (e.g. compilers, automated releases, code design and testing, infrastructure, monitoring)
  • Deep understanding of CS fundamentals and distributed systems architecture
  • Demonstrated experience with large-scale build tools within a monorepo context (e.g. Docker, Bazel, Yarn, TurboRepo, etc.)
  • Extensive experience working with libraries in the modern web build toolchain such as Webpack, esbuild, Babel, Mocha, Jest, Testing library
  • Experience in systems automation, orchestration, deployment, and implementation
  • A strong ability to mentor others, helping them improve their skills as software engineers
  • Effectively articulate any technical challenges and undefined problems, translate complex and abstract ideas using data to a diverse range of stakeholders

Bonus Points for

  • Experience building solutions for continuous integration and delivery, using tools like CircleCI, Jenkins, Bitbucket Pipeline, Newrelic etc.
  • Deep experience in cloud infrastructure such as AWS, Azure, or GCP
  • Experience in contributing features and fixes back to open source software, or creating and promoting your own open source tools
  • Technical journaling and community contributions


We offer a competitive salary and benefits, and a flexible schedule working with a fun, collaborative team. Enjoy full medical coverage, unlimited PTO, and a monthly lunch stipend. (Yes, seriously. We want you to eat well wherever you’re at.) Plus, our wellness program will help you stay healthy from your location with fitness-related reimbursements. Our frequent and fascinating virtual team-building events will keep you connected, while our donation-matching program can support the causes you care about. We’re building a long-term company with an inclusive culture where everyone can be the best version of themselves, and we want you to be part of it. Join us, why dontcha?


More Information on Postman
Postman operates in the Database industry. The company is located in San Francisco, CA. Postman was founded in 2014. It has 1455 total employees. To see all 42 open jobs at Postman, click here.
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