Sr. DevOps Engineer

Core Scientific - Bellevue, WA

Core Scientific is a leader in Blockchain and Artificial Intelligence hosting, transaction processing and application development. In an increasingly distributed and connected world, we believe Blockchain and AI will fundamentally change the way information is processed, shared and stored across a range of industries. Core Scientific is pioneering new innovations and best practices in this nascent landscape, with demonstrated capabilities operating Blockchain and AI infrastructure at scale. Our platform is trusted by large-scale partners around the world to deliver reliable solutions that quickly adapt to dynamic market conditions. Core Scientific's corporate headquarters are located in Bellevue, WA.



  • 5+ years’ experience in DevOps and/or Infrastructure Engineering (or equivalent experience as a full stack Software Developer, responsible for coding either/both application and infrastructure)

  • Experience leveraging multiple methods of working such as CI/CD, Agile and a strong understanding of the software delivery lifecycle (SDLC)

  • Strong understanding of branch/merge strategy, the development workflow and how it all ties back into an Agile engineering process

  • Strong experience using Infrastructure as Code, Configuration Management, & Orchestration tools (Chef, Ansible, SaltStack, Puppet, Control M, etc)

  • Strong understanding of cloud environments (AWS, GCP, Azure, etc.)

  • Systems architecture - including Unix, Linux (BSD, Arch, Ubuntu, Gentoo), OpenVMS, FlashCopy, HP/UX, Tru64.

  • Cloud and Virtualized Design - AWS, Containers, Clusters, Beowulf, Hadoop, Kubernetes

  • Scripting Languages - BASH, HTML, PHP,

  • Build and Release Management - ClearCase, GitHub, Apache, Make, CMake, Jenkins

  • GDL Environments

  • Basic networking knowledge; TCP/UDP, DHCP, DNS, routing and HTTP.

  • GPU Experience a huge plus

  • Be a thought leader within the company and someone for junior/mid-level engineers to look up to and learn from

  • Deep understanding of agile and lean principles with demonstrable success in leading enterprise-level IT process re-engineering and transformational projects using a client focused consultative approach

  • Machine Learning technologies

  • Drive best practices across the TechOps organization


Skills and Experience

  • 5+ years of experience working with infrastructure and/or related roles such as System Administration and DevOps

  • 5+ years of working with cloud architecture and services in multiple public clouds (Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Platform, or IBM Cloud)

  • 5+ years of experience in automation of code deployment across multiple cloud technologies such as Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Platform, VMWare, and Openstack

  • 5+ years of experience with software configuration management systems

  • 5+ years of experience with virtualization and containerization architecture

  • Strong scripting skills (Python, Perl, Bash, Ansible, etc)

  • Experience with Active Directory, Windows group policies, and Linux integration with Active Directory

  • Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • Ability to define, capture, interpret product/system requirements

  • Collaborative work style, especially in a highly virtual and cross-functional environment

  • Passionate, articulate, and positive

  • Exceptional attention to detail

  • Ability to work independently and manage multiple projects and priorities

  • Enjoys building great infrastructure to support internal and external facing systems



  • Bachelors Degree or equivalent work experience

Posted On: Thursday, April 18, 2019

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