Cloud Engineer

Fanatics Inc San Mateo, CA
Company Overview

As the global leader in licensed sports merchandise, Fanatics is changing the way fans purchase their favorite team merchandise by partnering with top leagues, clubs and soccer brands worldwide to offer the largest collection of timeless and timely gear from every pro and college team online, on your phone, in stadiums or on-site at the world's biggest sporting events. A top 50 Internet Retailer Company, Fanatics comprises the broadest online assortment by offering hundreds of thousands of officially licensed items via its Fanatics (, FansEdge ( and Kitbag ( brands, as well as the largest selection of sports collectibles and memorabilia through Fanatics Authentic ( A multi-channel company, Fanatics operates more than 300 online and offline stores, including the e-commerce business for all major professional sports leagues (NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, NASCAR, MLS, PGA), major media brands (NBC Sports, CBS Sports, FOX Sports) and more than 200 collegiate and professional team properties, which include several of the biggest global soccer clubs (Manchester United, Real Madrid, Chelsea, Manchester City). The company's in-venue and event retail portfolio includes the NBA, NHL, NASCAR, Wimbledon, Kentucky Derby, The Ryder Cup, Manchester City, Texas Longhorns, Pittsburgh Pirates, San Francisco 49ers, and New Jersey Devils, allowing fans to experience a seamless shopping experience across online, mobile and physical store locations.

Position Overview

Fanatics is looking for an Engineer, working on our Cloud team!

The Cloud team handles things like: Kubernetes, Consul, Vault, Terraform, CI & CD, and bless. We support many engineers & teams, and build tools to scale ourselves out.

In the past few years, we've moved the majority of our web traffic to our cloud-based platform. Our data team is dependent upon processing large sets for their tools. Over the next few years, the number of engineers & applications that depend upon us will grow.

We need to stay ahead of them, providing reliable services, tooling, and infrastructure. We are continuing to build our team with forward-thinking, creative and talented engineers.

What you'll be doing:

* You'll be designing & implementing solutions for difficult problems. Examples include:

* Fanatics-specific ACME, Bless, and other similar implementations

* Terraform modules that abstract complexity away from our consumers

* K8s charts

* Gitops-based deployment of services like Consul & Vault

* You'll be ensuring that the teams we support have world-class services with five-nines reliability

Why you'll be terrific at it:

* You know AWS or want to learn about it

* You are a backend engineer, familiar with Go, Java, or a similar language

* You're curious about new technologies, problems, and want to work with team members to explore & solve

* You empower other engineers by building tools with excellent UX, whether they are RESTful APIs or CLIs

* You are always pushing to do better and automate more

* You communicate clearly in voice and text