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DNX Ventures
DNX Ventures

Sr. DevOps Engineer



Software Engineering
Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
Posted on Tuesday, June 11, 2024

Paystand is a dynamic and rapidly growing company with roots in the serene Santa Cruz mountains and a footprint extending to vibrant tech hubs like Guadalajara, Salt Lake City, South San Francisco, and Minneapolis. Recognized three years in a row on the Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing companies and bolstered by the recent acquisition of Yaydoo, Paystand is at the forefront of innovation in FinTech.

As a venture-backed organization, we take pride in being a top innovator in the industry. Our mission is to transform capital efficiency for enterprise businesses through our revolutionary "Payments as a Service" platform. Utilizing cutting-edge technologies, including internet, blockchain, and FinTech services, we digitize receivables, automate processing, reduce time-to-cash, lower transaction costs, and create new revenue streams for our clients.

By joining Paystand, you become part of a team that values innovation, growth, and excellence. We are committed to fostering a dynamic work environment where your skills and talents are not only recognized but also contribute to the continued success of our company.

Role at a glance:

The Sr. DevOps Engineer will be responsible for implementing and managing security practices within our DevOps framework. This role involves collaborating with development, operations, and security teams to ensure the continuous delivery of secure software applications. The ideal candidate will have a deep understanding of DevOps, security best practices, and experience with modern development and deployment tools.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement security strategies for our CI/CD pipelines.
  • Integrate security tools and processes into the DevOps lifecycle, including static and dynamic analysis, vulnerability scanning, and configuration management.
  • Collaborate with development and operations teams to identify and mitigate security risks.
  • Conduct security assessments, code reviews, and penetration testing to identify vulnerabilities.
  • Monitor and respond to security incidents and alerts, ensuring timely resolution.
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest security threats, technologies, and best practices.
  • Provide guidance and training to team members on secure coding and DevOps practices.
  • Create and maintain documentation related to security policies, procedures, and incident responses.
  • Participate in the design and implementation of automated security testing.
  • Ensure compliance with relevant regulations, standards, and best practices.

Requirements and qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field (or equivalent experience).
  • 5+ years of experience in DevOps, with a strong focus on security and reliability.
  • Proficiency in scripting languages such as Python and Bash or any server scripting language.
  • Experience with CI/CD tools like Jenkins, GitLab CI, GitHub Actions.
  • Knowledge of security tools such as OWASP ZAP, Burp Suite, Snyk, or Nessus.
  • Strong knowledge in AWS and their security features and best practices.
  • Strong understanding of containerization and orchestration technologies like Docker, Kubernetes, AWS ECS.
  • Experience with infrastructure as code (IaC) tools such as Terraform or Ansible.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills.
  • Relevant certifications (e.g., AWS, Kubernetes, Terraform) are a plus.


  • Salary + competitive equity in a high-growth-stage startup.
  • Generous PTO (vacations) and sick days.
  • Flexible in-office work model.
  • Free snacks and paid lunch in the office.
  • Major Medical Health Insurance.
  • Food Vouchers.
  • Stock Options.
  • Your own equipment and tools.
  • Opportunity for advancement and growth in a rapidly expanding team.
  • Mentorship, learning and education programs.
  • Smart, high-achievers, motivated team that likes to have fun.
  • Mission-driven culture, where your work matters.

If you're passionate about driving change in the FinTech landscape and being part of a company that is shaping the future of digital payments, we invite you to explore opportunities with Paystand.

We understand that no candidate is perfectly qualified for any job. Experience manifests in diverse ways, skills are transferable, and passion is a powerful driver. Your journey and skills are unique, and we value the richness that diverse perspectives bring to our team.

More than a resume, we prioritize a genuine commitment, impactful contributions, and the ability to thrive in our dynamic, collaborative environment. We are enthusiastic about providing you with opportunities to learn and grow within this role. If your experience aligns closely with what we're seeking, we encourage you to apply.

We celebrate the belief that diversity in backgrounds and thoughts fuels better problem-solving and fosters more creative thinking. Our commitment to adding new perspectives to the team reflects our dedication to innovation and inclusivity.

Your journey is important to us, and we look forward to the possibility of welcoming you to our team at Paystand. Feel free to reach out; we can't wait to hear from you.

All roles are on-site only. Only English resumes will be considered.

***No external recruiters please***