IT Infrastructure Engineer

Brooklyn, NY (Rent the Runway HQ)

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Rent the Runway is the premier subscription fashion service that powers people to rent designer styles for work, weekends and events. Membership trials from $69.

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About Us

Rent the Runway (RTR) is transforming the way we get dressed by pioneering the world’s first Closet in the Cloud. Founded in 2009, RTR has disrupted the $2.4 trillion fashion industry by inspiring women with a more joyful, sustainable and financially-savvy way to feel their best every day. As the ultimate destination for circular fashion, the brand now offers infinite points of access to its shared closet via a fully customizable subscription to fashion, one-time rental or ownership. RTR offers designer apparel, accessories and home decor from 700+ brand partners and has built in-house proprietary technology and a one-of-a-kind reverse logistics operation. Under CEO and Co-Founder Jennifer Hyman’s leadership, RTR has been named to CNBC’s “Disruptor 50” five times in ten years, and has been placed on Fast Company’s Most Innovative Companies list multiple times, while Hyman herself has been named to the “TIME 100” most influential people in the world and as one of People magazine’s “Women Changing the World.”

About the Team

The IT Engineering team is a diverse group of technology professionals responsible for the systems and network infrastructure that powers Rent the Runway’s corporate offices, warehouses, retail stores, and drop box locations. You will be joining a strategic group that cross functionally services the Rent the Runway business and partners across the entire enterprise. The IT Engineering team is helping the company achieve scale by enabling expansion to new sites, as well as driving innovation and efficiency throughout the businesses IT processes.

About the Job

The position of IT Infrastructure Engineer will be responsible for engineering and operating RTR systems including Okta, Active Directory, Azure/GCP, Windows Server, endpoint and server security, and enterprise backup systems. This role is for an experienced hands on engineer that is a subject matter expert (SME) with 5 years plus of professional experience in a mid to large size enterprise. This position will be staffed in either New York or the Dallas Fort Worth metropolitan areas. This is a hybrid-work position as there is a need to visit the facilities from time to time. Occasional travel, less than 10% may be required for special projects and training. 

 What You'll Do 
  • Lead as a subject matter expert in Identity Management, federation and synchronization using Okta, Active Directory, and LDAP.
  • Work with stakeholders to gather information needed for business application integration with RTR’s IAM solution for SSO.
  • Improve efficiency through automation and orchestration using automation tools such as Ansible and Terraform.
  • Provide support to the Information Security team assisting with tickets related to vulnerability management and patching of servers and endpoints.
  • Support a Windows Server hybrid-cloud environment built on Nutanix and Azure/GCP.
  • Oversee our SCCM and JAMF suite supporting our endpoint fleet consisting of Windows and MacOS for OS updates, MDM, self-service portal, and third-party application patching.
  • Be a technology partner to the various business units in powering all warehouse facilities, retail and corporate locations with leading technology solutions.
  • Contribute cross functionally to infrastructure engineering and systems administration teams responsible for Azure, Active Directory, Azure AD, Okta and Windows Servers.
  • Contribute cross functionally to systems administration and technical integration including corporate software as a service (SaaS) applications and services such as Google, Office 365, Jira, Confluence, etc.
  • Work cross-functionally with the network engineering team supporting IPSEC VPN tunnels, SD-WAN, routing, switching, firewalls, and wireless.
  • Contribute to building and developing and operating technical systems and solutions, policies, and processes to bring best practice to RTR to enable the organization to reach higher levels of scale and efficiency
  • Contribute to the implementation of new infrastructure, configuration, maintenance, and roadmaps development for existing infrastructure, as well as expansion to new sites.
About You
  • Have a Bachelor's degree in engineering or computer science and 5+ years of well-rounded IT engineering experience in a fast growing or midsize enterprise.
  • Have demonstrated expertise and success using Okta, Active Directory, and LDAP.
  • Have familiarity with security and vulnerability services including Rapid7, Proofpoint, and Palo Alto Coretex.
  • Have experience implementing virtualization and operation of Windows Servers in a mid-sized organization.
  • Have superior critical thinking and problem-solving skills in complex, disparate IT, systems and networking environments
  • Have exceptional verbal and written communication skills.
  • Able to empathize and collaborate with colleagues, independently manage and run projects, and prioritize efforts among conflicting priorities.
  • Have a working knowledge of TCP/IP networking.

At Rent the Runway, we’re committed to the happiness and well-being of our employees, and aim to create a workplace that fosters both personal and professional growth. Our benefits include, but are not limited to:

  • Generous Paid Time Off including vacation, paid bereavement, and family sick leave - every employee needs time to take care of themselves and their family.
  • Universal Paid Parental Leave for both parents + flexible return to work program  - because we know your newest family member(s) deserves your undivided attention.
  • Paid Sabbatical after 5 years of continuous service - Unplug, recharge, and have some fun!
  • Comprehensive health, vision, dental, FSA and dependent care from day 1 of employment - Your health comes first and we’ve got you covered.
  • Industry leading 401k match - an investment in your future.
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