Are you someone that likes to solve problems? Do you enjoy being a go-to person in an organization? Do you like stitching together open source software to create workflows that make team’s lives easier? Vonage is looking for engineers to join our automation team that want to create the “glue” that results in a highly stable automation pipelines for our development teams. Don’t think you have all the skills? Don’t worry! We’re looking for highly motivated individuals that are willing to learn, come to the table with both problems & solutions and are willing to challenge the status quo. If you are a developer and to want to get into the automation world, come talk to us. If you’re an “ops professional” with coding skills, come talk to us. We’re looking for great individuals; not just impressive skill sets. If you’re looking to work for a dynamic business with a startup feel and explosive cloud based growth, you may have found that position you’ve always been looking for here at Vonage. Vonage is not the old telecommunications company you think it is, that’s just part of what we do. We’re a cutting edge software company building apps, extensive APIs, microservices and expansive cloud based infrastructures to scale a quickly growing company. Think you have what it takes?

Essential Job Functions:

  • Responsible for architecting, implementing, and maintaining automation pipelines to solve complex engineering problems related to delivering software
  • Design and build advanced automated testing frameworks
  • Design and build tooling and infrastructure to help engineering teams increase their velocity and delivery high quality software
  • Drive adoption of best practices in code health, testing, and maintainability
  • Collaborate with others to troubleshoot and resolve escalated production issues
  • Establish and consult on best practices and standard operating procedures for development, deployment, support, break-fix, and systems management
  • Assess usage and utilization trends to make appropriate design and implementation recommendations towards scaling our architecture
  • Writing and maintaining software build systems and supporting tools (Continuous Integration, Packaging, Deployment)
  • Proof of Concept testing on new tools, frameworks and software to assess the fit for our environment & teams

Specific Requirements, Skills and Education:

  • 2 years of experience working within the Linux ecosystem (Red Hat or Centos preferred)
  • 2 years of experience in systems or application programming
  • Experience with configuration management, Puppet or Chef preferred though any experience with other mainstream automation software would suffice
  • Experience with knowledge of container based automation and supporting tools (Docker, LXE, CoreOS, Mesos, Kubernetes, Rancher)
  • Ability to write code that glues together various applications that were never meant to speak to each other in order to produce reliable automated solutions
  • Familiarity with Git or other DVCS
  • Ability to design and maintain deployment processes in large environments
  • Ability to create custom infrastructure support tools aimed at automating production processes
  • Experience with Virtualization platforms (EC2 preferred)

Additional Skills:

Familiarity with concepts or software in the following categories:

  • Software Development Practices – Software design, CI/CD, TDD/BDD, bug tracking, documentation
  • Orchestration – MCollective, Salt Stack, Ansible, Capistrano
  • Infrastructure Testing – Serverspec, Beaker, Rspec
  • Middleware – JBoss, Tomcat, Apache, Nginx
  • Linux Infrastructure – DNS, LDAP, SMTP, SNMP, NFS, DHCP, SSH
  • Databases – Relational or NoSQL
  • Virtualization APIs – AWS, Rackspace, DigitalOcean, Openstack
  • System Monitoring – Nagios, Icinga, Sensu
  • Ticketing Systems – Atlassian Jira or similar

Education: BS in related field or equivalent job experience

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Our Culture

Working at Vonage is fun! If you are someone who likes to disrupt technology and problem solve, then you've come to the right place. Here at Vonage, we work in tightly knit teams at a rather fast pace environment. The technology industry is constantly changing which means we need to be ahead of the game in order to create new ways to communicate for our customers. The open environment enables our employees to be creative and resourceful when coming up with new ideas to make Vonage a clear leader in cloud communications.

The Perks

  • $100 monthly credit for food (HQ)
  • Health Care Spending Account
  • Transportation/Parking Spending Account
  • Retirement savings matching
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Free full gym and exercise classes
  • Free snacks, soft drinks, fruits and happy hour

Who We Are


Vonage is a leading provider of cloud communication services for consumers and businesses. Providing a robust suite of feature-rich residential and business communication solutions that offer flexibility, portability and ease-of-use across multiple devices designed to meet the needs of a wide range of customers.

Our goal is to transform how people connect by challenging the status quo and finding a better way. We believe friends, families and businesses should be able to communicate easily and affordably. If you're smart, passionate and have a vision for a better future, we want you. We believe in hard work and a fun atmosphere.

Working at Vonage

Here at Vonage you will find the tools needed to make a meaningful impact and a rewarding career. As we continue to grow and push boundaries we expect members of the Vonage family to share that sentiment on a personal level. If you thrive in a fast pace corporate environment and want to grow professionally and push your personal capabilities, Vonage might be the right home for you!

In addition to a great culture you can also share in the supplementary perks of working in our HQ in Holmdel, NJ! Some of these include a free full gym, free exercise classes, free vending machines, free snacks, free soft-drinks, casual dress code, and $100 a month to spend in our cafeteria!