Principal DevOps Engineer

  • MicroStack
  • Remote
  • Feb 08, 2021
Full time Biotech Finance

Job Description

We are looking for a seasoned DevOps professional to join our high growth organization. In this position, you will lead Cloud engineering And DevOps projects for infrastructure and application delivery. Keen attention to detail, problem-solving abilities, and a solid knowledge base are essential.

Type of Job

Full Time Employment (W2) - Fully Remote 

Visa Requirements

Green Card Holders or US Citizen Only - Resident in USA


$180,000 to 210,000 annual base salary plus benefits

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Work directly with a global DevOps team and Senior DevOps manager
  • Lead the Design, implementation build, deployment of containzerized applications
  • Lead AWS solution designs and architecture 
  • Build and Debug Terraform scripts 
  • Handle code deployments in all environments
  • Provide technical guidance and educate team members and coworkers on development and operations
  • Brainstorm for new ideas and ways to improve development delivery
  • Consult with peers for feedback during testing stages
  • Build, maintain, and monitor configuration standards
  • Maintain day-to-day management and administration of projects
  • Manage CI and CD tools with team
  • Document and design various processes; update existing processes
  • Improve infrastructure development and application development
  • Follow all best practices and procedures as established by the company

DevOps Requirements and Qualifications

  • Minimum 14 years’ previous experience in development and system administration
  • Expert-level knowledge and experience with Kubernetes and Docker
  • Expert-level knowledge with Terraform and CICD tools
  • Expert-level knowledge with AWS engineering and architecture
  • Scrum/Kanban/SAFe, Agile workflow methodologies
  • Previous experience with software development, infrastructure development, or development and operations
  • Strong expertise with Linux infrastructures, database SQL, and scripting such as Python and Bash

Other Key considerations

  • Ability to work with Flexible hours with some time overlap with Indian Standard Time, to work directly with base engineering team in India
  • Good interpersonal skills and communication with all levels of management
  • Able to multitask, prioritize, and manage time efficiently

Required Professional Certifications

CKA (Certified Kubernetes Administrator) or CKAD (Certified Kubernetes Application Developer)

AWS Professional Solution Architect or AWS Professional DevOps Engineer

We do not accept applications via recruiting agencies

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