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Senior Development Operations Engineer – San Mateo (CA)


We are looking for a senior DevOps Engineer to provide engineering design and support for our current and future global infrastructure.  This engineer will be helping to migrate existing services from on-prem to cloud offerings, manage services in a multi-region hybrid configuration, deploy new technologies as business units request them, and perform a very broad range of tasks at a multi-business unit level.  You will also be a local resource for other DevOps personnel and will be part of a team that helps set direction for all DevOps and centralized tools across our organization.


This small team directly supports all core technologies and services like DNS/auth/file/monitoring/alerting, CI/CD tools like Jenkins, GKE/Kubernetes clusters, ELK stacks, MySQL, load-balancing/networking/firewalls, LDAP, and many others for both multi-region cloud and multiple on-prem locations.  This is an opportunity to showcase your skills in a centralized DevOps role, and build and design multi-site, hybrid, enterprise level solution as a key member of a large global organization.


Key Responsibilities:


• Reconfigure current deployment solutions to provide cloud-ready solutions as necessary

• Design highly available and secure solutions for production services

• Manage shared services including DNS, Gluster/Ceph, LDAP, Grafana, Kubernetes, RabbitMQ, ELK

• Be an SME for teams migrating to the cloud; Assist with cloud permissions/networking/design as required

• Provide top-level support for CentOS or similar LINUX kernels from deployment through tuning and troubleshooting

• Document and automate existing deployment processes

• Work closely with development and architecture teams in an engineering capacity to support and improve ongoing processes and onboard new technologies

• Provide load-balancer, firewall, and general networking support

• Mentor junior DevOps team members and champion shared service offerings

• Provide support for multiple development and QA environments

• Drive continuous improvement initiatives to improve systems and infrastructure

Required Skills and Experience:


• Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent combination of technical education and work experience.

• 3+ years of technical system operations experience in an enterprise environment, with 2+ years of cloud experience.

• 2+ years of experience with one or more CM tools like Helm, Puppet, Chef, or Ansible

• A deep understanding of LINUX operations and tuning.
• Strong Docker/Kubernetes experience.
• Strong Github and Jenkins or equivalent experience.
• Ability to drive root cause analysis.
• Good communication skills.
Preferred Skills and Experience:
• Docker/Kubernetes
• Networking/physical DC experience

• Familiarity with virtualization and shared file system technology.

• Knowledge and experience supporting large scale SQL solutions.

• Ability to both collaborate with people around the globe, and work relatively independently

• Experience working with geographically dispersed multi-site geo-redundant data centers.

• Experience with MySQL Cluster or other sharded data tiers.

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