Senior DevOps Engineer

Zuora   •  

San Diego, CA

Industry: Technology


8 - 10 years

Posted 176 days ago

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  • Work closely with Development teams to adopt CI and CD best practices to automate system deployment, operability and supportability
  • Work with Development and Operations teams to define and implement IaaS and PaaS strategies
  • Implement Secure Cloud Networking policies, best practices and design patterns
  • Develop and maintain scalable cloud architecture solutions
  • Create and deliver detailed technical documentation and presentations
  • Act as an advisor to product teams on architectural principles, best practices and design patterns.
  • Provide operational requirement stories to development teams.Participate in a 24/7 on-call rotation and respond to operational incidents and tier 3 escalations.
  • Provide hands-on and technical leadership support to drive Cloud Strategy and Operations
  • Direct long and short-term projects for improving the reliability and performance of systems
  • Design, implement, test, and manage Cloud Backup strategy and systems
  • Design, implement, and manage monitoring systems and development of monitoring standards
  • Make recommendations for improvements to current processes and procedures
  • Manage cost and billing for Cloud Platform
  • Cultivate a culture of software defined infrastructure, automation, best practices, metrics and consistency across the organization
  • Work closely with security compliance team to evaluate solutions.


  • 8+ years of Linux Systems Engineering/Architecture experience
  • Four-yeardegree in Computer Science, Engineering or Business Information Systems or equivalent work experience.
  • Proven, expert-level experienceworking with highly-distributed systems, scalability and SaaS applications with a proven ability to speak authoritatively about architectural, design, and implementation details
  • Expert experience with configuration management tools like Salt/Chef/Ansible, etc.
  • Expert experience with CI/CD tools like Jenkins, Circle CI, Travis, etc.
  • Proven ability to script using languages like Node, Perl, Bash, or Python
  • Understanding of systems hardening and secure systems configuration
  • Experience with IaaS like AWS or Azure
  • Understanding of security concepts such as Firewalls, IPS, IDS, VPN, and MFA
  • Ability to thrive as an individual or a small team member on projects
  • Confidence to articulate vision to executives and stakeholders
  • Experience with regulatory compliance standards (SOX/PCI/SEC/FINRA, etc.) preferred
  • Knowledgeable of operational practices including DevOps and agile
  • Experience with Open Source Web Servers (Apache, Nginx, etc.)
  • Experience with system and application performance measurement and troubleshooting tools
  • Networking knowledge (TCP/IP, firewall, load-balancing, etc.)
  • In depth knowledge of DHCP, DNS, SSH, HTTPS, SNMP, SMTP, Syslog, and TCP/IP (IPv4 and IPV6)
  • Help develop strategies for zero downtime deployments and patching. Develop and advocate for Operations best practices, standards and processes
  • Work with teams to identify bottlenecks and opportunities for improvement in the deployment and build processes.
  • Experience with a relational database like MSSQL, MySQL, MariaDB.
  • Experience with continuous integration and continuous delivery systems such as Jenkins, Packer, Terraform
  • Strong experience with monitoring tools such as cacti, zabbix