Senior Dev Ops Engineer in San Francisco, CA

$100K - $150K(Ladders Estimates)

Wikia   •  

San Francisco, CA 94102

Industry: Media


5 - 7 years

Posted 58 days ago

This job is no longer available.

As a Senior Dev Ops Engineer you'll develop scalable infrastructure to enable rapid deployment, effective monitoring, and high availability in a large-scale Linux environment. You'll work closely with development teams to ensure that services are designed with scale, operability, performance, and ease-of-use in mind. Your day today operations will include diagnosing and resolving performance and reliability issues across entire stack: hardware, kernel, application, and network.


  • Design, implement, and maintain high availability systems,
  • Maintain existing infrastructure,
  • Create automation solutions as required,
  • Work closely with development teams,
  • Troubleshoot infrastructure problems,
  • Participate in on-call rotation

You have…

  • A Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years of experience as a senior-level operation engineer in a production environment
  • Strong understanding of Linux systems, both high and low level
  • Expert-level knowledge of modern monitoring systems
  • Knowledge of relational databases
  • Working knowledge of configuration management tools (preferably Chef)
  • Good understanding of container-orchestration systems (preferably Kubernetes)
  • Hands-on programming experience with scripting, compiled languages: Go, Python, etc.

Bonus points if you...

  • Have experience with any of the following technologies:
  • Prometheus
  • Hashicorp Consul, Terraform, Vault
  • Cloud providers: Google Cloud Platform, Amazon AWS
  • ELK stack (elasticsearch, logstash, kibana)
  • TICK stack (telegraf, influxdb, kapacitor, grafana)

Benefits & Perks

  • Stock options
  • Periodic Team Lunches and Happy Hour
  • Full pantry complete with coffee, a variety of drinks, cookies and healthy food options
  • Employee Interest and Hobby Groups supported by the company
  • Flexible working hours
  • International work environment with start-up culture

Valid Through: 2019-9-16