DevOps Engineer

Employer: Emerson Croft
  • IT Software
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: 1 - 5 years of experience
  • nationwide
    Updated at: 25.09.2020
    Short company description

    We are a Silicon Valley recruitment firm that powers companies used daily by millions of users. We work out of offices on 3 continents, with the majority of us working remotely from home or coworking spaces.


    DevOps or related technical experience of 3-5 years
    Linux command line and shell scripting
    Configuration management and supporting tools, e.g. Ansible
    Source code management with Git and usage of GitLab
    Continuous Integration (CI) and Continuous Delivery (CD) tools
    Experience with cloud service providers such as Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud, and/or Microsoft Azure
    Ability to work with minimal or no supervision on multiple concurrent complex projects
    Core understanding of various stages in the software development life cycle — development, test, pre-production, production, etc.
    Troubleshooting and familiarity with configuring PostgreSQL, MongoDB, Redis, Elasticsearch, Kafka, Redis, RabbitMQ, and Cassandra
    Experience with Apache Hadoop

    Nice to haves:

    Passion for building automation to reduce manual tasks
    Solid understanding of networking, storage, and sysadmin best practices


    Continuously enhance software development infrastructure — continuous integration and delivery, databases, cloud services, systems monitoring
    Consult developers on infrastructure configuration issues — OS performance optimization, network bottlenecks, storage configuration
    Diagnose and support complex systems
    Participate in on-call escalations to troubleshoot issues
    Mentor junior colleagues and encourage their growth and knowledge of infrastructure

    Other info

    Get involved with our Silicon Valley-based, stealth-mode AI healthcare startup by joining our remote team as a DevOps Engineer.

    We’re looking for fiercely independent and self-motivated people who can thrive in the comfort of their own work-space, on their own hours.

    Our company culture is intense, but professionally and personally rewarding. You’ll own tasks, be expected to contribute ideas at a high level, and execute. And our remote setting allows you to spend less time in meetings and more time doing the things you love.

    If you’re highly motivated, versatile, smart, persistent, and a great teammate, we want to hear from you!