Principal Cloud Infrastructure Engineer

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • 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 services.
  • 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.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • 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 sysadmin 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 systems.
  • 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.

Interested candidates should send their cv to “cloud@oscartemple.com”

Job Location: New Jersey

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