Senior Systems Administrator at Blispay

Full-time Position in Canton

Blispay is a financial technology startup backed by FirstMark Capital, NEA, Accomplice and Founder Collective. Our first product is an everyday credit & financing solution that customers deserve and merchants need. Our founding team consists of experienced industry veterans from companies including BIll Me Later, PayPal, Bank of America, MBNA, Microsoft & Zynga.

As a senior system administrator at Blispay, you’ll play a crucial role in running our Production and QA environments. Your role is key to our early success & we’re excited to have another talented engineer join our small but strong team.


  • Design, build, and support systems and networks on top of AWS. 
  • Responsible for monitoring, logging, alerting, and reporting capabilities. 
  • Design and implement solutions for failover redundancy, disaster recovery, onsite/offsite backups. 
  • Participate in on-call rotation.

What We Look For: 

  • Experience supporting a production environments. 
  • Experience w/ configuration management (we use Puppet). 
  • Strong proficiency in:
    • Unix/Linux
    • Amazon Web Services (AWS)
    • One major programming language (Java, Python, Perl). 
  • Strong networking skills preferred. 
  • Experience designing and managing PCI compliant networks and systems preferred. 
  • Bachelors, or Masters degree in computer science or engineering preferred. However, we care more about relevant experience and talent than education. 10+ years of experience is preferred.