Senior Cloud Operations Engineer

Invoca   •  

Virtual / Travel

Industry: Technology


Not Specified years

Posted 24 days ago

At Invoca, our exceptional team and culture is the heart of our success. Invocans thrive in an open, high-energy and diverse culture that blends the best of Santa Barbara, Denver, and the Bay Area. We place tremendous value on transparency, humility and teamwork, with a bias for action and accountability that drives our path to success. We strive to be a company that our peers admire and our competitors envy. Like all great teams we push each other to new heights, celebrate our victories, and we pick each other up when we lose.

We work every single day with honesty and integrity, collaborating and executing on strategies that cement our status as learners and innovators. If this resonates with you, join us, we’re looking for the best and brightest minds to drive the future of marketing.

Job Description

Invoca offers an unusually valuable engineering experience. You will be part of a team of world-class Operations Engineers deploying code to our production SaaS platform and public cloud infrastructure multiple times per day. Our remote-first team is committed to upholding high standards via modern methodologies of agile software development, test-driven development, and DevOps.

This role may be performed in any of our offices in Santa Barbara, Lone Tree, CO or San Francisco. Want to work from home as a remote employee? We can accommodate that for this role!

What you will do:

  • Work on solutions for challenging problems, including:

    • Highly available architecture

    • Large scale data warehouses

    • Scalable and reliable VoIP telephony

  • Exhibit an exceptional diligence to automate processes.

  • Practice sustainable incident response and blameless postmortems.

  • Participate in peer code reviews, design reviews, production on-call rotation, standups, retrospectives, mentoring 1-on-1s, root cause analyses, and more.

  • Focus on the whole production stack; building, maintaining, and monitoring systems that a wide range of internal and external customers are using.


What we are looking for:

  • A systematic problem-solving approach, coupled with strong communication skills and a sense of ownership and drive.

  • Extensive experience within a production environment implementing, troubleshooting, and supporting Linux operating systems, Internet-based applications, and web servers.

  • Advanced knowledge of Docker, Kubernetes, and the challenges/benefits associated with containerization.

  • Hands-on experience with Configuration Management (e.g. Chef, Ansible, Puppet) and/or Infrastructure as Code (e.g. Terraform, CloudFormation).

  • A desire to create and write elegant, scalable, and maintainable tools and solutions.