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Lead DevOps Engineer

Job Title: Lead DevOps Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: San Francisco
Salary: Up to $185,000
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: Permanent
Contact Name: Kiel O'Mara
Contact Email:
Job Published: 4 months ago

Job Description

Our client is changing the online payments industry. Their goal is to eliminate fraud all together - they are backed by some of the best investors in Silicon Valley, have huge growth plans and the budget and ambition to match!!


What You'll Be Doing:

  • Work closely with the Director of Engineering to plan and procure engineering resources

  • Design system architecture to support the PaaS

  • Scale horizontally and integrate with CDNs to deal with DOS Attacks

  • Maintain high availability of the service at all times

  • Aid with the design and implementation of a secure environment for the company's services

  • Enforce strong operational security and document required security processes for the company

  • Use various software tools to automate new code

  • Take total ownership of operational monitoring and alerting of all services

  • Maintain a robust and searchable log platform to ingest and index log data between different applications

What You'll Bring

  • BS or MS in Computer Science or Equiv

  • 5+ years' software engineering experience

  • UNIX/Linux administration experience

  • Automation, AWS security, Puppet & Jenkins

  • Experience designing and implementing large, scalable distributed systems

  • AWS Console: EC2, Security Groups, ELB, subnet ACLs

  • Solid experience in scripting languages (Bash/Shell/Ruby/Python)

  • Event aggregation and dashboarding (ELK stack)

  • Security: HIDS/NIDS, IPSEC / openvpn

  • A solid understanding of blockchain technologies - experience with

**H-1B Visa Transfer is Available - Local Bay Area Candidates Preferred**