Principal Cloud Infrastructure Engineer

Location: New York
Salary Compensation: $120K/yr. – $150K/yr.
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Industry: Information Technology
About Our Client:
We’re scaling our team to help enable and accelerate our growth. We are looking for people
who share our values, challenge ordinary thinking, and push the pace of innovation while
building a future for themselves
Contribute to the team charter to build and operate a highly scalable and resilient
Database Infrastructure.
Introduce tools to facilitate greater automation and operability of services.
Develop automation for maintenance tasks and upgrades of database clusters and
Participate in on-call rotation and ensure uptime of services.
Utilize your deep experience and problem solving skills to help prevent and investigate
production issues.
Plan and lead complicated technical projects that interact with a wide variety of teams
within the company.
Contribute as a Technical Team Lead by mentoring others, lead sprint planning,
delegating work and assignments to team members and participate in project planning.
BS/CS, MS/CS or equivalent.
At least 8+ years’ experience in a platform or dev-ops team in a SaaS environment and
supporting mission critical services.
At least 5+ years in cloud computing (AWS, Azure or GCP).
At least 4+ years’ experience with distributed database systems (FoundationDB,
Cassandra, MongoDB, etc. )
Strong coding skills in Python or Go.
Experience with Cloud computing toolsets – Terraform, Vault, Packer etc.
Experience with configuration management tools (Ansible, Chef, Puppet)
Firm grasp of TCP/IP networking and troubleshooting.
Strong system admin background, demonstrated knowledge of OS lifecycle
management managing complex OS upgrades preferably with RHEL or CentOS.
Good knowledge of distributed systems, APIs, cloud computing.
Tremendous attention to details and ability to build reliable and scalable software
Effective communication and collaboration skills.
Solid interpersonal skills conducive to a team environment.
Able to debug, troubleshoot, and resolve complex technical issues.
Self-driven & motivated, with a strong work ethic and a passion for problem solving.
Experience and knowledge of Git, JIRA, and Jenkins a plus.

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