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DevOps Lead - Cloud Infrastructure Engineering

Date posted 03/15/2017 Location Santa Clara, California

We are looking for an experienced DevOps Lead Engineer to lead our DevOps team. In this role you will design, build and manage the infrastructure and technology powering our cloud service platform. The DevOps Engineer will be responsible for building and operating all aspects of our cloud based infrastructure with a focus on automation and tool development. This is a high impact role in a fast paced org that is experiencing massive client growth and runs on the most cutting edge AWS cloud based infrastructure. The Senior DevOps Engineer should be able to balance competing priorities with attention to detail, should be a creative problem solver, should be naturally curious and driven to excellence; should be eager to learn about the rapidly evolving open source tools and platforms and use them as appropriate.

Our development and design approach assumes configuration as code. We want motivated high performers who can leverage brilliant ideas into automated configuration and deployment while troubleshooting and resolving any issues when automation doesn't work like it should.

You’ll be depended upon for advice regarding DevOps industry trends, key technologies as well as presenting at conferences and lots of Evangelism for DevOps at HPE.


Provide leadership to a small but dynamic high performance team of engineers

Think through hard problems in a cloud environment and drive solutions to reality
Work in a dynamic & collaborative environment
Build DevOps solutions using the latest technologies and tools
Engage often with customers in all sorts of ways
Participate in DevOps implementation/development projects
DevOps Solutions & tools support (Engineering Level Support)

Public Cloud cost optimization, tool selection etc.

Required Skills

Experience leading DevOps team or DevOps projects

Experience managing Cloud Systems.

Experience leading engineering teams in a technical capacity.

5+ years working in Linux environments (Ubuntu preferred)

4+ years building tools with at least one of the programming languages ( Python prefered)

4+ year’s experience architecting and administering Databases (i.e Postgres,MySQL)

3+ year’s experience with caching technologies (i.e. Memcache, MongoDB, Redis)

Experience with system automation and deployment tools (Chef, Puppet, Ansible)

3-4 years in a customer facing role.

Preferred Skills

An understanding of modern build tools like Jenkins

Strong Experience with Openstack and Openstack management tools

Experience with AWS and AWS provided tools (Cloudformation, OpsWorks etc.)

Experience with monitoring/graphing tools (Sensu, graphite etc.)

Experience with performance tuning and benchmarking for Cloud Systems

Exposure to Big Data (Hadoop, Cassandra) big plus

Experience working with vendors in a combination of the following:  Cloud, SaaS, ISP, Managed Hosting and Datacenter space

Ability to troubleshoot issues in highly complex network setups

Customer facing experience a plus Excellent business communication and presentation skills.

A strong technical foundation in build, release and deployment environments

An eagerness to learn enough about whatever tools or tricks are needed to get the job done

Passion for and ability to design and support robust build, deployment and configuration management systems

Experience working with distributed remote teams is a plus


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  • Engineering, Santa Clara, California, United StatesRemove

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