Senior DevOps Engineer- 100% Remote - Boston, Massachusetts United States - 43895



JOB DESCRIPTION

Job #: 43895
Title: Senior DevOps Engineer- 100% Remote
Job Location: Boston, Massachusetts - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: $120,000.00 - $150,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
Other Compensation: 10% Bonus
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
Relocation Paid?: NO

WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?


If you're interested in working for one fo the most progressive and state-of-the-art technology firms, here's your opportunity!  Unbelievable growth opportunities combined with a permanent 100% remote work schedule. super competive pay and benfits that include everything from generous paternity leave and unlimited PTO to pet insurance!

JOB DESCRIPTION

The DevOps team is responsible for the tooling and automation underlying the deployment, monitoring, and management of our Client's services and applications.

They provide 24x7 operational support to the engineering teams responsible for the applications themselves, and work with those teams to ensure that requirements around compliance and availability are met.

Senior level engineers are expected to spend time training and mentoring other members of the organization, both inside and outside the DevOps team itself.

They are also expected to take ownership of the execution and completion of larger projects and the ongoing operation and overall responsibility for critical systems.

What Your Days Will be Like:

Collaborate closely with other team members to define architectural and operational aspects of Care.com’s growing infrastructure

Work with the security engineering and compliance teams to ensure that compliance requirements are understood and met

Participate in a 24x7 oncall rotation

Work with both on-shore and off-shore development teams

What You'll Be Working On:

Develop and maintain infrastructure and system configuration on AWS IaaS including container orchestration platforms and datastores and associated systems required by our Client's services

Write and maintain documentation around operational and architectural aspects of the Client's infrastructure

Improve and support Client’s deployment pipelines/automation

Develop and maintain observability-related systems (monitoring, metrics, logging)

Support QA and Engineering in troubleshooting application performance issues and errors

Ensure that backup, recovery, DR, and other platform-based availability processes are functional and tested

 

QUALIFICATIONS

What You’ll Need to Succeed:

2+ years’ experience working with Kubernetes – EKS and Istio experience are a plus.

Experience with CI/CD toolchains and automation (Jenkins, Harness, JFrog/Artifactory + X-Ray)

Strategic and analytical thinker with a problem-solving mindset – excellent troubleshooting skills

Strong written communication skills and comfort with chat tools (e.g. Slack) as a primary means of communication

Strong understanding of the AWS cloud platform

3+ years working with infrastructure as code and/or configuration management tools, receiving and providing code reviews (Ansible, Terraform/Terrascript, and CDK)

Experience taking part in 24x7 oncall rotations where business-hours oncall responsibilities include large amounts of context switching and constant attention to interrupts

Solid Python and Bash programming skills

Familiarity with SaaS monitoring, logging, and metrics platforms (Signalfx, Splunk)

Experience with CDN/WAF platforms (Akamai or AWS) a plus

Experience managing one or more of these database technologies: mysql, postgres, couchbase, and kafka administration a plus

Experience with Apache, Solr, Tomcat configuration and set up.

Experience in DNS management and manage of load balancing during release cycle

Experience in managing WordPress site is a plus

Education:
University - Associate's Degree/Graduate Diploma/2 Years

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