What is PredictHQ?PredictHQ is a Demand Intelligence platform powering companies such as Uber, Booking.com, Virgin Hyperloop One, Accenture, Amadeus and many more to identify their demand causal factors and unlock profitability hiding in plain sight.
We are solving a major blind spot in demand forecasting : the impact of real-world events. Our expertise is in building systems that find, verify and enrich intelligence on the millions of significant events that impact demand, so companies can act before it's too late.
Our core product is an API of verified and ranked event data to provide machine-readable intelligence for better staffing, stocking, pricing and planning decisions.
Originally focused on the $2.3 trillion travel and transportation industry, we have grown to have leading global brands across retail, CPG and financial services.
Launched in 2016, PredictHQ is growing rapidly and backed by Sutter Hill Ventures, Lightspeed Venture Partners and Aspect Ventures.
PredictHQ’s team is now more than 70 people across San Francisco, USA, and Auckland, New Zealand.Our team combines the best of the American ambition and drive with New Zealand’s empathy and community spirit.
We have high standards and huge plans.RequirementsWe’re looking for a passionate, self-motivated, keen and committed Senior Site Reliability Engineer to our Auckland based Development team.
If you : Are excited about developing an innovative and world-leading productWant to be part of a creative, enthusiastic and supportive teamHave a desire to work in a fast-moving startup that spans the worldAre self-motivated and have a willingness to learn and teachThen we want to talk to you!Our people come first and enabling and supporting them to do their best work is a company priority.
Regardless of age, education, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, or any personal characteristics, we want everyone to feel welcome.
Our PredictHQ values are at the heart of our business and mean we are not only creating a world-first product but also a culture that is inclusive and unique.
You may not have experience with all of the technologies mentioned below, but as long as you have a passion for learning, then our team will help and support you.
A Senior Site Reliability Engineer at PredictHQ will : Be comfortable working in an agile, fast-moving environmentAutomate toil by deploying and writing automation softwareCollaborate with our talented engineers, data scientists and product managers to solve problemsProvide a high level of attention to system monitoring, patching and maintaining an optimized cloud platformActive involvement in the design, build and deployment of infrastructure solutionsMust-haves : At least 4 years experience in a similar role or responsibilitiesWillingness to embrace and contribute to open-source softwareAbility to quickly adapt to a new environment, and actively suggest ideas or improvements based on past experienceExperience or familiarity with Kubernetes, AWS and DockerExperience with Prometheus, Grafana and / or ELK stack.
Nice-to-haves : Experience using Terraform to automating infrastructure setupExperience with Elasticsearch and KafkaExperience or familiarity with message-based microservicesExperience in optimising the performance or scalability of an applicationExperience troubleshooting production problems or profiling workloadsBenefitsCompetitive salaryHealth insuranceAdditional paid leaveHybrid work from home / officeHealthy snacksFancy coffee machineStrong focus on team training and developmentWork environment centered on collaboration, agility and funMonthly Events (after all, we can’t be the Event Experts if we don’t have a few of our own!)