Interactive Resources - iR Company Profile

Principal DevOps - Cloud Architect at Interactive Resources - iR (Austin, TX)

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Direct-Hire Positon, no contract. Unable to sponsor, and no Corp2Corp. Principal DevOps Engineer -Cloud Architect will bring your production operations experience to manage our multi-region cloud deployments serving our customers worldwide. As a part of this group you will be challenged to help us adopt the right tools and technologies to take us into multi-cloud, large scale, and high volume deployments. We are looking for the right individual who has done it before at scale and whos had to support thousands of customers in production that count on our systems every day. Someone Experienced with: - Has managed large production deployments in AWS - Is an expert on infrastructure-as-code and the best of breed DevOps tools - Is experienced with different deployment models and the pros and cons of each - Is able to coordinate complex projects and delegate tasks to the team - Has done capacity planning and expense forecasting and management - Is an expert on information security, especially as it applies to the public cloud - Knows how to communicate effectively and design efficient organizational boundaries Ideally, you will have worked in a second cloud such as Azure or a hybrid environment. You will have an expert understanding of DevOps build and automation tools including Jenkins, Terraform, Puppet / Chef / Salt, Ansible, Rundeck. You will have managed a complex build system and have a solid working knowledge of code management and release strategies. You know how to script; Ideally, youre a good shell script programmer and also with Python. You will have run a production cloud environment with thousands of paying customers that expect you to deliver against an SLA every day. Youll know how to set up monitoring, alerting, and a fair on-call routine. Youll have implemented an effective incident response process. Youll have a sixth sense for security vulnerabilities and never settle for just checking the box. You will have had to plan capacity and forecast expenses. Youll be able to work with the financial operations team on reservation strategies. Youll be able to continuously improve our resource utilization and help keep our expenses in control. You are a microservice enthusiast who may have used Kubernetes in production. Youll know Last Updated 9/6/2019 the challenges a distributed architecture brings and how to engineer for observability and reliability. You will bring a wealth of perspective to the team. Youll work with the team to share your experience and lessons learned. You will lead by example. You love a technical challenge and revel in elegant solutions. You want to work for an experienced team that has a very impressive track record in a place where you have the resources to work on hard engineering problems. Really looking for a Director level Cloud Architect Someone who has experience managing a production suite from start to finish within a SaaS environment Big Data experience a must SaaS experience a must At scale experience supporting thousands of customers in production AWS a must