Lead DevOps Engineer

  • Location:

    San Francisco, California

  • Sector:

    DevOps & SecOps

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    US$190000 - US$2400000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Shane Smith

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  • Published:

    16 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Shane Smith

The client is seeking a Lead DevOps Engineer to lead and mentor the DevOps Engineering team. You will provide best-in-class performance, intuitive operation, and exceptional reliability. The company culture encourages innovation providing opportunity for individual career growth!


  • Leading and mentoring the DevOps team as well as assisting with on-boarding and training of junior team members
  • Design, maintain, and secure the team's continous build, integration and deployment strategies and infrastructure
  • Implement and enforce the principles of modern, services-based system architecture
  • Specify, architect and design products with excellent operational characteristics

Key Requirements:

  • 8+ years of experience in technology related to software development, IT, and operations
  • 5+ years experience as a cloud DevOps Engineer supporting AWS services
  • Development experience with Python, Node.js, Typescript, etc.
  • Experience using varieties of AWS services and supporting production AWS applications including deploying AWS Lambda services
  • Proficient with Infrastructure as Code tools such as Terraform and CloudFormation
  • Expert in build automation and continuous integration tools
  • Monitoring, alerting, and reporting enterprise-level infrastructure
  • Proven understanding of Agile software development process
  • B.S. in Computer Science or equivalent work experience

Nice to Haves:

  • Experience with Cloud Security (DevSecOps)
  • Experience with AWS CloudWatch, AWS CloudTrail and/or other cloud monitoring solutions
  • Experience with Jira Service Desk, Jira Service Management, or Atlassian Ops Genie

Oscar Associates Limited (US) is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.