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Sr Infrastructure Engineer

Private Company
San Francisco, CA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: dental, life insurance, medical, vision,
Job Description

Sr. Infrastructure Engineer will be part of the Cloud Infrastructure and automation Engineering team in San Francisco, CA


  • Operate and maintain a managed Kubernetes (GKE) environment.
  • Architect and implement the deployment of services on a public cloud on top of Kubernetes using Helm charts, working with other team members and developers.
  • Manage the public cloud resources and networking layer interconnecting these services by defining them with infrastructure as code (laC).
  • Build, manage, and optimize resilient persistent OLTP & OLAP databases, message queues, caches, etc…
  • Build Continuous infrastructure deployment automation.
  • Collaborate to define and implement initial observability requirements (metrics, logging, alerting, tracing) for new services.
  • Rotate service instances to address vulnerabilities and fulfill patching requirements for security compliance.
  • Be a subject matter expert and point of reference for any work requiring the changes to infrastructure components.
  • Participate in an on-call rotation for infrastructure related issues.
  • Document infrastructure architecture in the form of documents and diagrams.


  • 8+ years of relevant industry experience, of which at least 4 in an infrastructure or operational focused role.
  • Strong experience with Kubernetes, Docker.
  • Strong foundations around Continuous Integrations (CI) / Deployment (CD) practices and passionate about building highly automated tooling.
  • Experience with infrastructure as code.
  • Methodical about both practice and documentation.
  • Self-driven and independent.
  • A good collaborator with a team-first mentality.
  • A continuous learner that strives to keep abreast of relevant technology advancements.

Ideal Candidate:

  • Experience using and developing Helm charts with Kubernetes at scale.
  • Proven track record in enabling organizations to handle a progressively growing scale.
  • Direct, recent experience with Google Cloud or equivalent.
  • Experience with Secure Development Lifecycles (SDL) and security compliance.
  • Strong motivation with keeping things well documented and easy to understand by others.
  • Experienced with and an advocate for remote work and teams.

Private Company


San Francisco, CA



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