Principal DevOps Engineer/SRE

San Jose, California


Full Time

$180k - $200k

Are you ready to take on a leadership role as a Principal DevOps Software Engineer in a cutting-edge tech environment? Our company, is at the forefront of Infrastructure engineering, actively reshaping the landscape of software development. This is a Full-time opportunity that promises not just a job but a journey into the future of DevOps.

Embark on a thrilling career as a Principal DevOps Software Engineer with us! This isn't just a job; it's a chance to revolutionize the way we approach build, release, and deployment toolchains. As the driving force behind our DevOps efforts, you'll work closely with a dynamic team of developers, product managers, and administrators. The #1 feature of this opportunity? You get to lead the charge in designing and developing cutting-edge solutions. We're on the lookout for someone with 10+ years of experience in Software Reliability Engineering, a visionary who can architect development toolchains and cloud infrastructure. Dive into cloud-native architecture, automation development, and high-stakes problem-solving. Here, growth isn't just a buzzword; it's a promise. As a leader, you'll set priorities, track metrics, and be at the forefront of reliability and security. Join us, and let your career reach new heights with an unparalleled learning experience and a commitment to work-life balance.

Required Skills & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 10+ years of experience in Software Reliability Engineering/Systems Engineering/DevOps
  • Architectural prowess in developing toolchains and cloud infrastructure
  • Strong knowledge of Linux systems and internals
  • Proficiency in Python, Golang, or Ruby
  • AWS Cloud infrastructure expertise
  • Container technology proficiency (Kubernetes, Docker)
  • Infrastructure as Code (IAC) experience, preferably with Terraform
  • Networking fundamentals understanding
  • Source control and CI/CD pipeline expertise (e.g., Git, Jenkins)
  • Configuration management and monitoring tools (e.g., Ansible, Salt, Nagios)
  • Database knowledge (MySQL, Postgres)
  • Cloud-based technologies experience (CDN)
  • Log, monitor, and alert system development with tools like Splunk, NewRelic, CloudWatch
  • Messaging pub/sub systems exposure (RabbitMQ, Kafka)
  • Release Management process experience
  • Secrets management solution familiarity (KMS/HSMs/Hashicorp Vault)

Desired Skills & Experience:

  • Linux package management tools experience (e.g., rpm, deb & fpm)
  • Security technologies exposure (perimeter security, web application scanning, firewall systems)
  • Distributed systems technologies knowledge (e.g., Zookeeper, Consul)
  • Familiarity with NoSQL technologies (e.g., Redis, DynamoDB)

The Offer:

Bonus OR Commission eligible

You will receive the following benefits:

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Vacation Time
  • Stock Options


Posted by: Cole Twarowski

Specialization: DevOps