Ref: 09222021_1632345056

Snr DevOps Engineer - Fully Remote

USA, California

Job description

Snr DevOps Engineer - Fully Remote



My client are looking for a superstar Senior DevOps/Infrastructure Automation Engineer with extensive production experience in the clouds. You have hands on experience with service migration to cloud platforms from other cloud providers, including their networking/security constructs. You also have expertise in automated infrastructure and container orchestration tools and such as Kubernetes, Terraform, Ansible, or Salt. Experience maintaining build and deployment pipelines through CI/CD systems is a key part of this role.

This role requires hands-on programming and iterative development for various infrastructure components including web stacks, database systems, security tools, and networking/cloud environment configurations. You will collaborate closely with the Engineering teams to ensure proper software support, monitoring, and security policies. This is a strategic DevOps role with significant opportunity to influence our DevOps infrastructure and is a critical member of the team--they are seeking the motivation and ability to learn/adapt/overcome challenges with a winning attitude. If you want to be challenged and thrive in a fast-paced, agile environment and love wearing multiple hats, this is the role for you!

Day to Day:

* Champion infrastructure software automation projects and partner with Engineering, Product Management, and QA to define and execute their requirements using DevOps practices
* Work as a member of feature teams to deliver on the infrastructure portion of the feature and product
* Predict and deliver improvements to our automated infrastructure components within an Agile methodology, and also recommend and implement alternative tools and new technologies that could better solve our challenges
* Tune automation to overcome systems performance and stability issues
* Create tests around our infrastructure suite to improve reliability
* Monitor the bsuiness' production application while creating new alerts and responding to issues as needed

About you:

* Experience supporting SaaS or PaaS in a production high-traffic environment, preferably in GCP
* 5+ years of experience deploying and supporting scalable and high availability infrastructure utilizing CI/CD tools - currently using Teamcity
* Cloud automation experience using tools such as Terraform and Ansible in a production setting
* Container Orchestration experience using GKE in a production setting
* 3+ years of scripting skills in Python or Ruby, preferably both
* Strong background in Linux/Unix
* Experience with database technologies such as CloudSQL
* Experience with message broker/queue technologies like PubSub
* Experience with event monitoring and alerting tools such as Datadog, Stackdriver, or Splunk

Nice to have:

* Production level experience with Google VMware Engine
* Understand security in a systems environment (What does a kernel-based rootkit look like?)
* A technical degree in Computer Science or Software Engineering.
* Experience with side projects where you've learned to apply new technologies, frameworks or programming languages

Please APPLY below or contact Martin Dawson at