Dell DevOps Site Reliability Engineer in Arkansas
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Virtustream DevOps Site Reliability Engineer
*Remote / Virtual Opportunity
Our team of engineers at Virtustream work to design, build and operate an infrastructure-as-a-service cloud for some of the biggest companies in the world. Our team is looking for individuals to help create the foundation for a distributed, API driven micro-service to automate our cloud-scale platforms.
Virtustream, a Dell Technologies business, is the enterprise-class cloud company that is trusted by organizations worldwide to migrate and run their mission-critical applications in the cloud. For enterprises, service providers and government agencies, Virtustream’s xStream® Management Platform and Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) meets the security, compliance, performance, efficiency and consumption-based billing requirements of complex production applications in the cloud – whether private, public or hybrid.
Design services and libraries to manage resource assignment to customer environments
Create abstractions and automation on top of VMware virtualization products
Develop integrations with partner-selected ticketing systems for Incident, Problem, and Change management
Produce API-driven micro-services that combine into a larger platform offering
Participating in collaborative projects with software engineering teams across Virtustream and its partners
Develop tools to monitor consumption and usage patterns to drive automated decisions
Participate in troubleshooting, capacity planning and analysis, performance analysis activities
Minimum 3 years of DevOps, Operations Engineering or as a SRE with development for large online services
Experience in large scale operations environments
5+ years of experience with Linux/Unix development or systems administration
Strong competency in production of infrastructure platforms and IaaS
Hands-on PostgreSQL capability
Solid ability to work in collaborative coding environments
Creativity, initiative and acute attention to detail
A thirst for innovation and solving problems at lightning speed
Passion for automating everything repetitive
Production experience using configuration management tools such as Ansible, Puppet, Chef and/or Saltstack
Obsession with software scalability and performance under high loads
A solid understanding of LAN and WAN topologies
Development experience, comfortable working in multiple languages at once
Experience working in distributed, remote teams across multiple time zones a plus
Solid experience with Go Lang and Python preferred
Familiarity working with containers and API driven services
Ability to identify tasks which require automation and implement required automation
Hands-on operational experience in a high-volume or critical production service environment - distributed systems, capacity planning, continuous deployment
BA/BS in Computer Science preferred, or equivalent experience (Advanced degrees preferred)
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