Headquarters: San Diego, CA
Blue Sky eLearn is hiring a fully remote Senior DevOps Engineer for our Path LMS team. We need a talented, experienced engineer to help scale and fine tune our architecture, infrastructure and monitoring. We’re also looking for someone to help us expand our capabilities in automating, and developing tooling to support our developers as we grow our team. We have multiple exciting initiatives around shifting to Kubernetes, database scaling, and streamlining our CI/CD infrastructure, and are looking for someone who is passionate and experienced with helping organizations scale and improve through infrastructure and automation.
This is a fully remote, salaried position. Salary range is $120,000 – $150,000 annually depending on experience.
Design and implement cloud-based infrastructure for existing and new applications, including our core application and supporting microservices.
Develop automated solutions to monitor and alert performance & stability in our cloud systems.
Partner with engineers to envision, implement and improve the current deployment process and identify cross-project dependencies.
Champion & implement CI/CD best practices as well as monitor for failures and enforce best practices.
Help set standards for services and software to streamline test and release cycles and improve system maintenance.
Support our SDLC through automation, tooling, and monitoring and help build and maintain comprehensive documentation of our infrastructure and tools
Constantly reviewing and updating our infrastructure to ensure we are scalable and handling end user demand.
Collaborate with the support team and engineers to troubleshoot production alerts and both addressing in the short term and preventing in the long term.
Constantly update alert thresholds to help identify problems and reduce noise.
Lead and coach the team on how to better monitor solutions, to ensure we have a full understanding of how features/systems are performing.
Creating and modifying dashboards to show overall platform health.
Ensure frameworks, and dependencies are up to date and have correct open-source licenses.
Participate in project planning meetings to share your point of view of system options, impact, risk, and costs vs. benefits. Communicate current operational requirements and development predictions.
Organize and participate in on-call duties for production issues.
5+ years of experience in DevOps
3+ years of experience with AWS
Proficiency with Kubernetes
3+ years of experience with Docker
3+ years of experience of providing DevOps support for Ruby on Rails applications
3+ years of experience with CircleCI or other industry leading CI/CD
Experience working with and scaling PostgreSQL, Redis, memcache, and MongoDB
Strong understanding of Information Technology operations, infrastructure, and application architecture principals
Strong experience with observability tools, APM tools and cloud monitoring tools
Experience migrating between cloud providers and/or building multi-cloud environments
Experience working on an Agile/Scrum team
Experience working with Sidekiq
Experience with Heroku applications and deployments
Experience optimizing PostgreSQL queries and schemas to be performant and scalable
Redis / Sidekiq
R&D Team Values
We communicate frequently and effectively
We are levelheaded and compassionate
We value diversity
We are passionate about our work
We maintain a healthy balance between work and life
As more and more organizations have needed to utilize online education in response to the current global pandemic, the use of our online learning management system has increased dramatically. So, too, have the demands on our app’s scalability, functionality, and usability.
Full-Time Benefits and Perks
Medical, dental and vision
100% employer paid short term disability, life and AD&D insurance
Paid vacation, sick, bereavement, volunteer and family leave
Paid company holidays
Annual professional development reimbursement
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