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DevOps / Infrastructure Automation Engineer Lead

Roadtrippers is looking for a Dev Ops Lead / Infrastructure Automation Engineer to help maintain and advance infrastructure that enables the apps and services powering our consumer web, mobile, and business services.

As a Dev Ops Lead, you will work with our VP Engineering and other developers to take our infrastructure to the next level. While enhancing the Roadtrippers' users' experience, you will help maintain fast, developer friendly, highly available, fault tolerant, and cost-effective computing environment.


  • Design, develop and deliver scalable and automated services and architecture, adhering to the infrastructure as code mantra
  • Architect, design, and implement solutions with native AWS Services
  • Ensure solutions are architected and delivered using best practices and technologies
  • Communicate the benefits and drawbacks of infrastructure choices to technical and non-technical stakeholders.
  • Create and apply reusable automation libraries across the company
  • Manage centralized monitoring and alerting for infrastructure, and enable developers to extend with application-level monitoring
  • Setup infrastructure for easy reporting and accountability across products
  • Troubleshoot production issues and perform on-call duties


  • Demonstrated knowledge of infrastructure as code, automation and configuration tools (Ansible, CloudFormation, Chef)
  • Experience with DevOps and infrastructure automation for the cloud
  • Ability to work alongside a talented development team to build highly scalable and available solutions for millions of users
  • History of supporting, managing and simplifying configuration and setup of multiple environments for local development and staging environments
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS) (preferred), or similar cloud infrastructure and best practices
  • Understanding of web development, infrastructure requirements, and scripting languages
  • Linux system administration and CLI expertise
  • Comfort with distributed version control, like Git
  • Our tech stack includes Ansible, CloudFormation, Ruby on Rails, PostgreSQL, PostGIS, Elasticsearch, Redis, and many AWS services. Experience is highly beneficial, but not required.


About Roadtrippers

Roadtrippers is a rapidly growing team, recently acquired by TH2, a Thor/THL joint venture.  On the Roadtrippers platform, travelers can seamlessly discover, plan, and book their next trip all in one place. Using its database of millions of diners, national parks, museums, hotels and more, Roadtrippers is the ultimate road trip companion, generating unprecedented insight into audience and regional travel intent, patterns, and behaviors.

Roadtrippers headquarters is located in the historic Over-the-Rhine district in Cincinnati, Ohio.


Team Benefits

Lunches and snacks
Drinks, kegs, and snacks available in the office. Team lunches on Tuesdays.

Unlimited vacation
This is a partnership of people that want to build something great. We trust you to pull your own weight and manage your own time.

Team led task management
Everyone on the team gets to decide what we work on to achieve our goals. We work in small, self-organized teams who determine the best tactics to support the vision and strategy set by leadership.

Path to the top
We operate on merit. If you consistently work hard and improve your own knowledge set, there is no position that isn't open to you.

Great healthcare
We pride ourselves on offering a multitude of healthcare options for you and your family, including healthcare (PPO & HDHP), dental, vision and more. We absorb the majority of the costs which means a much higher take-home pay for you.

Highly competitive salary
We are in the same range as everyone else in town, plus all the benefits.

The tools for your job
A computer and all of the software you need to be successful in your role.

Note: We do not work with external recruiters or placing agencies, so please don't contact us.

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