DevOps Engineer

  • Contract: Full-time

Job Description

We are looking for an experienced and passionate DevOps Engineer with a background in systems, programming, and networking. To excel in this role, you must be a detail-oriented perfectionist capable of monitoring infrastructure and operations to ensure high availability and performance of web applications and services. This position will require working on development, networking, security, and system administration while working with development and product teams to maintain the reliability of existing and new features as they're tested and deployed, as well as with infrastructure teams on efficient automation, scaling, and security of our infrastructure and network.

Responsibilities:

  • Automate provisioning, deployment, and scaling of software infrastructure.
  • Work with other teams to ensure testing is automated and streamlined.
  • Make sure services are dynamically scalable, highly, available and fault tolerant.
  • Develop a monitoring, alerting, and anomaly detection framework for our services.
  • Analyze system performance and devise solutions for bottlenecks and other issues.
  • Make sure all systems have a highly secure and up-to-date configuration.
  • Work with developers on troubleshooting and bug investigation.

Skill Requirements

  • Ability to learn and use a wide array of open source technologies and tools.
  • Intimate knowledge of Linux debugging, scripting, and configuration management.
  • Experience with writing infrastructure-as-code.
  • Experience with automated build systems.
  • Advanced knowledge of source control management systems (git).
  • Familiarity with security principles and networking.
  • Strong experience with continuous integration and delivery.
  • Ability to work on large multi-team projects with a high level of independence.
  • Be open to receiving feedback.

About the Company

Toptal is a network of the world’s top 3% of software engineering, design, and finance talent – available on demand to help companies accelerate, adapt, and scale. With $100+ million in annual revenue and triple-digit growth, Toptal is the largest fully distributed workforce in the world.

We take the best elements of virtual teams and combine them with a support structure that encourages innovation, social interaction, and fun [see this video from The Huffington Post]. We see no borders, move at a fast pace, and are never afraid to break the mold.

If you’re not in the job market, you’re exactly the type of person we’re looking for.

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