Let's Encrypt: Junior Software Engineer (SRE)

Help us build a more secure and privacy-respecting Internet.

Posted: March 18, 2022
Position Status: Open
Location: Remote in the lower 48 United States
Compensation: $90k USD, 100% 401k Match, Excellent Insurance

Let's Encrypt

We’re looking for a junior software engineer for our Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) team. Maybe that’s you!

At Let's Encrypt, we’re making HTTPS easier for developers to use and we’re doing it at scale. We’re a first-of-our-kind Certificate Authority (CA). We make certificates available to anyone, for free, and we offer an API to do it. This means more people can enable HTTPS on their websites, with less work. That protects everyone’s web traffic from snoops, and makes us all safer.

Here's what our SRE team does:

Here's what we'd like you to bring to the team:

Here are some things we'll help you learn on the job if you don't know them already:

Location and Benefits

Our team has always been entirely remote and our processes and infrastructure are built around that. We will help you get your home office in good shape, including reimbursing internet and phone expenses. Other benefits include excellent health insurance, a 100% match for 401k contributions, and flexible time off and parental leave policies.


To apply, please submit your resume to: careers@letsencrypt.org

ISRG is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, gender, orientation, national origin, age, disability, or any other characteristic. We celebrate diversity and strive to create an inclusive workplace for everyone.