Senior DevOps Engineer

San Jose, CA

Local Only

Full Time

$170k - $185k

A Cybersecurity unicorn startup company located in the Bay Area is looking for a Senior DevOps Engineer. This is a full-time, remote role.

The responsibilities included with this role include working with a team of engineers to build, maintain, and correct issues within the platform. The three biggest focus points of this role are AWS management, Kubernetes, and Encryption. If you have a focused DevOps Engineer mindset then this is the role for you!

Required skills & experience:
  • A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related field with 10+ years of experience in a DevOps role is required. 
  • Strong ability to architect development toolchains and cloud infrastructure 
  • Strong knowledge of Linux systems.
  • Experience in developing software to automate production systems with Python or golang.
  • Strong working knowledge of AWS Cloud infrastructure.
  • Strong experience with container technology including Kubernetes and Docker 
  • Strong experience with provisioning infrastructure through IAC (preferably Terraform) and cloud automation principles 
  • Good understanding of networking and related protocols; must have a strong understanding of fundamentals (HTTP, DNS, TLS).
  • Proficiency with source control, CI/CD pipeline.
  • Demonstrate experience troubleshooting problems.
  • Strong experience with configuration management, monitoring, and systems toolsAnsible is preferred. 
  • Good understanding of Mysql, Postgres databases.
  • Experience working with cloudbased technologies (CDN) is highly desirable 
  • Drive to build robust automated logging, monitoring, and alerting systems.
  • Exposure to messaging pub/sub systems.
  • Troubleshooting critical development systems.
  • Experience with Release Management processes and controls 
  • Experience in secrets management solution (KMS/HSMs/Hashicorp Vault) 

What you will be doing:
  • Design and develop the build, release, and deploy toolchain for DevOps 
  • Setup, manage and maintain parity across development, staging, and production application environments in cloud infrastructure 
  • Provide release cadence across multiple environments 
  • Prototype and develop cloudnative architecture solutions for application needs 
  • Design and implement monitoring infrastructure development 
  • Provide support for production operations 

Tech breakdown:
  • 50% Kubernetes
  • 25% Cloud Technologies(AWS, Azure, or GCP)
  • 25% Encryption

Benefits include:
  • Dental benefits
  • Vision benefits
  • Paid time off (PTO)
  • 401(k)

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the U.S. on a full-time basis now and in the future.

Posted by: Jackson Scalise