Cloud Infrastructure Engineer

Research & Development

Remote

June 6, 2022

We are looking for an experienced Cloud Infrastructure Engineer to join the growing team! Our client is the fastest, most reliable WebOps platform with enterprise-grade security and customer support. This platform is a set of practices that facilitates collaboration and automates processes to improve the productivity of the whole web team from developers and designers to content editors, stakeholders, and more. The result is cross-functional web teams empowered to develop, test, and release website changes faster and more reliably. Our client builds best-in-class WordPress and Drupal sites with agile workflows, scalable infrastructure, and a lightning-fast content delivery network. 

The Role:

The Platform Orchestration team needs an experienced Cloud Infrastructure Engineer to join the team, which is remote in the US. Our client is expanding an impressive and growing platform that powers hundreds of thousands of websites, millions of containerized resources, billions of monthly page views, and development tools that professional website developers use.

Things we are proud of:

Building tools to manage containers at scale and a massive multi-tenant distributed file system. Contributing to open source communities (WordPress, Drupal, Fedora, Chef, systemd, cURL, Kubernetes, Terraform, and Sensu, to name a few). Creating cloud-native container-based infrastructure orchestrated with Kubernetes. The client’s core company values are Trust, Teamwork, Passion, and Customers First. Additionally, the platform engineering teams are built around a focus on collaboration, character, autonomy, and a no-blame culture. Our client is an enthusiastic participant in several open-source communities and has real relationships with many of the most active customers. If all of these sound interesting to you, read on!

Responsibilities

Work on advanced globally scaled implementations of WordPress and Drupal CMS systems using the latest in Google Cloud Platform offerings

  • Work on a large scale orchestration platform serving millions of containers, using lower-level Linux systems like systemd/cgroups directly;
  • Administer and maintain standardization and configuration state management with Docker/Kubernetes, Chef, Terraform, and Vault;
  • Collaborate with the wider engineering org to both deliver platform improvements and provide subject matter expertise for other technical initiatives;
  • Be responsible for your team’s production systems, measure and track their health with SLO’s, and assist the dedicated support team to resolve production issues;
  • Create continuous improvements to our client’s standard of engineering excellence by implementing best practices for coding, testing, deploying, and communication;
  • Support the platform as a member of the on-call engineer rotation, contributing to the infrastructure’s stability, reliability, and performance that drives this platform’s success.

Requirements

  • Strong experience with large-scale, high-traffic platforms, and the design of scalable and robust services in the real world;
  • Profound experience with Python;
  • Skills with Go and GCP;
  • Deep working knowledge of Kubernetes and Terraform;
  • 4+ years experience working on a development team;
  • Understanding technical architecture discussions and can help drive technical decisions;
  • Champion the contributions and ideas of the whole team, and be able to convey your thoughts clearly.

Bonus points for

We offer excellent benefits, including but not limited to

  • Competitive compensation; 
  • Signing Bonus;
  • Flexible schedule;
  • 20 working days of annual paid vacation;
  • Paid sick leaves;
  • Friendly and engaging professional team;
  • Opportunities for self-realization, career, and professional growth;
  • Accounting and legal support.

Application form

Thank you! Your submission has been received!
Oops! Something went wrong while submitting the form.