Senior Devops Engineer



Software Engineering
Posted on Saturday, April 20, 2024
If you are a seasoned DevOps or SRE professional with a solid foundation in Linux, networking, and modern automation tools, and you thrive in high-stakes environments supporting complex distributed systems, this position is for you! We are looking for someone who can bring deep technical expertise, a proactive approach to problem-solving, and a passion for operational excellence to our team. Previous experience as a DBA, particularly with PostgreSQL, or relevant certifications would be a significant advantage.

What You Will Be Doing:

  • Implement, scale, and maintain our infrastructure using tools like Ansible and Terraform.
  • Manage and optimize network configurations and load balancing with CCNA level skills, utilizing tools like HAproxy and Nginx.
  • Enhance and support containerized environments and orchestration systems, including Kubernetes clusters.
  • Develop systems for monitoring and logging using Prometheus, TimescaleDB, and Grafana to ensure real-time visibility into our distributed systems.
  • Conduct thorough code reviews and system checks to maintain high standards of quality and reliability.
  • Tackle complex, technical problems independently with a focus on Research and Development.
  • Deep understanding of relational databases; previous experience as a DBA, especially with PostgreSQL, would be highly beneficial.

Who You Are:

  • Minimum 3 years of experience as a DevOps Engineer or SRE.
  • Experienced in designing/maintaining active-active architecture, experience in maintaining high-load databases, replication, backup.
  • Strong understanding of Linux OS at the RHCSA level and networking fundamentals at the CCNA level.
  • Experienced with Ansible, Terraform, HAproxy, Nginx, and supporting Kubernetes clusters under heavy load.
  • Skilled in developing and managing monitoring solutions using Prometheus, TimescaleDB, and Grafana.
  • Ability to perform code reviews and maintain system integrity in a high-load environment.
  • Previous DBA experience, particularly with PostgreSQL, or relevant certifications (such as DBA certifications) would be a distinct advantage.