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Lead DevOps Engineer

  • Modified:

    August 20, 2019

  • Compensation:

    $170K-200K DOE

  • City, State:

    San Jose, CA

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Lead DevOps Engineer

About the Company


As this Campbell based startup’s DevOps Lead/Engineer, you will be responsible for designing, managing, scaling, monitoring, and building highly available and scalable production environments to support this mission. You will have skills in developing and deploying applications to services such as AWS, GCP, Azure and on premises. Linux & Kubernetes administration experience is a requirement, along with experience with one or more cloud services. You will have leeway to define your own solutions. You will be writing code so bring your favorite language like Java, Go or Python. Bring your favorite configuration management tool like Chef, Puppet or Ansible. Bring your favorite logging system such as Elasticsearch or Kafka. Monitor all the things with Prometheus, Graphite or Telegraf. We expect you to know what works and what doesn’t. Now make it all work in all the cloud systems out there, and make sure it doesn’t page us all night. 

What You Will Be Doing

  • Setup and maintain cloud based infrastructure for their automotive and data services platforms
  • Build and maintain highly available systems on Kubernetes
  • Implement and manage CI/CD pipelines
  • Implement and maintain infrastructure provisioning & configuration
  • Implement and improvise monitoring, alerting, logging, and other functions on container orchestrated production systems and services
  • Participate in on-call rotations


Required Skills and Experience

  • Significant cloud deployment and operations experience with at-least one major cloud service provider (AWS, gcloud, Azure)
  • Solid command on Linux Administration
  • Excellent troubleshooting and problem solving skills


Proficiency with:

  • Container orchestration. Must be well versed with Docker and Kubernetes
  • Infrastructure provisioning and configuration (Ansible, Terraform, RackHD)
  • CI/CD pipeline building tools - (Git, Gitlab, Jenkins, Artifactory)
  • Distributed systems configuration (Etcd, Consul or Zookeeper)
  • Logging and queuing infrastructure (EKL/EFK Stack, Kafka, RabbitMQ)
  • Monitoring/metrics (Prometheus, InfluxDB/TICK Stack, Grafana)
  • Familiarity with Public Key Infrastructure and application security implementation (OAuth, SSO Integration)


Desired Skills and Experience

  • Network design and implementation
  • Experience with distributed storage systems (Ceph/Minio) and distributed databases (Timescale, CockroachDB or Cassandra)
  • Familiarity with micro-services architecture
  • Familiarity with service-mesh architectures (Istio/Envoy) and distributed tracing (Zipkin/OpenTracing)


The Offer

  • $200k Base
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Full Coverage (Medical and Dental)
  • Commuter Reimbursement
  • Daily Catered Lunches

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