Lead DevOps Engineer

  • Technology
  • Bengaluru, India

Lead DevOps Engineer

Job description

About Box8
We work on practical solutions for the real world and we are obsessed about building a product that awes and delights our customers - that's our commitment to them!  

As Box8's DevOps Engineer, you'll be part of the team building the stage for our Software Engineers to work on, helping to enhance our product performance and reliability.

You will be based in Bangalore

What You'll Be Doing:

Build & operate infrastructure to support website, backed cluster, ML projects in the organization.
Helping teams become more autonomous and allowing the Operation team to focus on improving the infrastructure and optimizing processes
Delivering system management tooling to the engineering teams
Working on your own applications which will be used internally
Contributing to open source projects that we are using (or that we may start)
Be an advocate for engineering best practices in and out of the company
Organizing tech talks and participating in meetups and representing Box8 at industry events
Sharing pager duty for the rare instances of something serious happening


What are we looking for?

2+ Years Of Industry Experience Scale existing backend systems to handle ever increasing amounts of traffic and new product requirements. 

Collaborate with other developers to understand & setup tooling needed for Continuous Integration/Delivery/Deployment (CI/CD) practices. 

Ruby On Rails or Python and Bash skills

 Experience managing complex systems at scale Experience with Docker, rkt or similar container engine. 

Knowledge of Kubernetes or similar clustering solutions Experience with tools such as Ansible or Chef Understanding of the importance of smart metrics and alerting 

Hands on experience with cloud infrastructure provisioning, deployment, monitoring (we are on AWS and use ECS, ELB, EC2, Elasticache, Elasticsearch, S3, CloudWatch)

 Experience with relational SQL and NoSQL databases, including Postgres and Cassandra. 

Knowledge of data pipeline and workflow management tools: Azkaban, Luigi, Airflow, etc.

Must Have Skills

Experience in working on linux based servers. Managing large scale production grade infrastructure on AWS Cloud. 

Experience working on Container Orchestration tools like Kubernetes/ECS/Mesos. 

Good Knowledge on scripting languages like ruby, python or bash. 

Experience in creating in deployment pipeline from scratch. 

Expertise in any of the CI tools, preferably Jenkins. Good knowledge of docker containers and its usage.  

Using Infra/App Monitoring tools like, CloudWatch/Newrelic/Sensu.

Good to have

Knowledge of Ruby on Rails based applications and its deployment methodologies.

Extra Points For Experience With  

Front-end development NewRelic GCP Kafka, Elasticsearch   

Join our Box8 family. Nothing makes us more proud than seeing our people prosper in their careers and set themselves up for success :)