Blackhawk Network Holdings, Inc. is a global financial technology company and a leader in connecting brands and people through branded value solutions. Blackhawk platforms and solutions enable the management of stored value products, promotions and rewards programs in retail, ecommerce, financial services and mobile wallets. Blackhawk’s Hawk Commerce division offers technology solutions to businesses and direct to consumers. The Hawk Incentives division offers enterprise, SMB and reseller partners an array of platforms and branded value products to incent and reward consumers, employees and sales channels. Headquartered in Pleasanton, Calif., Blackhawk operates in 26 countries. For more information, please visit blackhawknetwork.com, cashstar.com, hawkcommerce.com, hawkincentives.com or our product websites GiftCards.com, giftcardmall.com, GiftCardLab.com and OmniCard.com.
CashStar (owned by Blackhawk Network) is changing the world of gifting by making it possible
to send a personalized eGift Card from any device, anywhere, anytime, with the best experience
possible. More than 400 brands partner with us including Uber, Starbucks, Nordstrom, Apple,
Delta, Best Buy, and The Home Depot. That makes CashStar the preferred digital gifting and
incentives partner for retailers nationwide
The professionals we hire thrive on an entrepreneurial spirit and an earnest desire to change the way the world works. CashStar employees are passionate about emerging tech, and we bring that passion to work every day. We embrace change, foster ambition and individual success, and recognize excellence. We believe in our products, and we L.O.V.E. our culture.
Why work with us?
Why we’d want to work with you:
As the Senior Manager of Systems Operations, you will be responsible for leading a team of Systems Administrators and DBAs tasked with the deployment, improvement, and day-to-day site operations of the CashStar SaaS platform. You will be responsible for all aspects of our multiple AWS-hosted operational environments.
These operational duties include:
In addition to day-to-day operations, this role will also influence both short and long term strategy and direction. These duties include:
Our Technology Stack
AWS, Ubuntu, CentOS, SaltStack, Nginx, Python/Java, MySQL, memcached, RabbitMQ, Git/Mercurial, PagerDuty, and many cloud service providers
We require excellent communication skills, a commitment to operational excellence, and a “roll the sleeves up” style of leadership. Previous experience building and managing the operational infrastructure for a high volume, high availability SaaS platform is required. You must have a proven track record of leading successful IT teams.