Experienced Recruiting Partners

Senior Cloud Engineer (Kubernetes)

Experienced Recruiting Partners - Remote, Remote, United States

As a Senior Cloud Engineer, you will:

  • Establish and improve the foundation of our customer’s cloud platforms by leveraging Kubernetes and other technologies in the CNCF landscape
  • Provide Kubernetes architecture best practices and guidance to achieve production-grade Kubernetes deployments
  • Identify automation opportunities to eliminate toil and increase the reliability of the platform
  • Develop Infrastructure as Code and CI pipelines for delivering platform-level and application-level features
  • Staying abreast of, and capitalizing on, emergent technologies
  • Stewardship of DevOps and continuous delivery
  • Design and implementation of platform and service lifecycle

Technical Experience:

  • 5+ years of experience as a software architect in a cloud computing environment or equivalent experience in a customer-facing role
  • 5+ years of experience designing and implementing workloads in GCP or AWS
  • 3+ years of experience working with Kubernetes and ancillary technologies
  • 3+ years of experience working with Terraform in a production environment
  • Experience building, architecting, designing, and implementing production-grade Kubernetes-based platforms
  • Deep understanding of container primitives and experience containerizing applications
  • Familiarity with Kubernetes-specific platform components, such as ingress controllers, cluster DNS, autoscalers, and others.
  • Experience developing Kubernetes platform extensions using CRDs and operators.
  • CI pipeline authoring (Gitlab, Jenkins, Travis, Circle-CI, etc)
  • Demonstrated knowledge of fundamental cloud security (e.g., Identity and Access Management, ACL, firewalls)
  • Experience collaborating across multiple functional and/or technical teams to deliver an Agile-based project
  • Ability to communicate with clients on a business level and translate their needs into a technical solution
  • Experience with the Go programming language is an asset

Across all of our roles, we look for folks who match the following general profile:

  • Passionate about delivering commercial software products and platforms to market
  • Deeply technical and constantly in a state of learning
  • Able to communicate clearly and efficiently with a variety of audiences including developers, clients, customers, partners and executives
  • Fearless in getting “hands-on” with technology and execution
  • Strong understanding of modern software engineering processes
  • Deep understanding and interest in cloud and distributed systems architectures
  • Comfortable with ambiguity with a drive for clarity
  • Experience leading and growing technical talent (for software engineering managers)

Posted On: Wednesday, November 16, 2022

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