Job Description Applause is looking for a DevOps Engineer to join our Platform Delivery team. Platform Delivery is the curator of the core infrastructure of the Applause platform, from cloud resources to enabling service teams and their production services, and evangelists for our DevOps culture and practices.
Use infrastructure management tools to manage cloud resources
Manage infrastructure services such as build automation systems
Participate in requirements gathering, design reviews, and code reviews
Develop automation jobs for deployment and management of services
Participate in management and troubleshooting of infrastructure services
Perform task-related infrastructure management work such as backup / restore and patch management
Assist engineering teams in troubleshooting their services on the platform
Participate in on-call rotation for infrastructure services
Must have :
At least 3 years of continual experience working on a similar position
Experience with Linux and familiarity with troubleshooting tools, such as strace, lsof, and netstat
Experience writing Bash and familiarity with one or more of Ruby, Python, or Go
Experience with Virtual Machines and / or container solutions such as Docker, rkt, LXC
Familiarity with continuous integration tools such as Jenkins, TeamCity, or Bamboo
Ability to communicate effectively using documents, diagrams, and more informal methods such as chat and email
Nice to have :
Experience with infrastructure as code tools such as Chef, Puppet or Ansible
Experience with monitoring tools and services such as Nagios, New Relic, or Datadog
Familiarity with cloud infrastructure and services such as AWS EC2, S3, and RDS
Familiarity with image creation tools such as Docker Compose, Packer, or AMI tools
Understanding of distributed computing concepts such as leader election and locking
This is not a heads down, work in a corner position. Applause is looking for an individual with a strong operations foundation, willing to learn the latest, state-of-the-art technologies and cloud infrastructure.
This role will report to the Manager of Platform Delivery while working closely with our development teams.
Applause is the worldwide leader in crowdtesting and digital quality. Software is at the heart of how all brands engage users, and digital experiences must work flawlessly everywhere.
With highly-vetted testers available on-demand around the globe, Applause provides brands with a full suite of testing and feedback capabilities.
This approach drastically improves testing coverage, eliminates the limitations of offshoring and traditional QA labs, and speeds time-to-market for websites, mobile apps, IoT, and in-store experiences.
Thousands of leadingcompanies including Ford, Fox, Google, and Dow Jones rely on Applause as a best practice to deliver high-quality digital experiences that customers love.
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