Devops/Sysops Lead

As a DevOps lead engineer on our team, you'll use your development experience to streamline our software development life cycle for Cloud-based platforms.

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Description

As a DevOps lead engineer on our team, you'll use your development experience to streamline our software development life cycle for Cloud-based platforms.

Responsibilities

You will push the bounds of resiliency and performance through automation, while reducing the workload from operational activities. Join us to create new solutions that drive the innovation our clients need to change the world. Together, through our collective ingenuity, we will develop creative solutions to our clients' complex problems.

As a DevOps lead engineer on our team, you'll:

  • Use your development experience to streamline our software development life cycle for Cloud-based platforms.
  • Support the development of secure Edge and Cloud platforms from the base network infrastructures to the operational tasks and security guardrails we build for end-users.
  • Lead efforts to incorporate (open source) tools, automation, and cloud resources to cut down on tedious, boring tasks and free up our team to do what they do best – innovate.
  • Implement continuous integration and delivery to limit manual testing and troubleshooting.
  • Leverage expertise in (Cloud) architectural constructs as well as specific technologies to establish and maintain Cloud and Edge environments programmatically.
  • Identify new opportunities to build better software solutions to help your customers meet their toughest challenges. Empower change with us.

Requirements

Must Have:

  • 5+ years of experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Experience with building, deployment, release automation, or orchestration
  • Experience with supporting enterprise Cloud applications or infrastructure
  • Experience with infrastructure-as-code environments, including activities around the automated server or network configurations, large-scale software deployments, or monitoring and testing, including continuous integration and continuous delivery (CI/CD)
  • Experience with automation tools, including Terraform/Terragrunt, CloudFormation, or Ansible
  • Experience with automating system configurations and orchestrating network operations and DevOps pipelines, scaling, releases, and day-to-day system operations in Cloud environments
  • BA or BS degree


Nice to Have:

  • Experience with identifying and implementing automation to improve user experience (UX)
  • Experience with scripting in Bash, Python, or Ruby
  • Experience with system integration using a variety of protocols, including REST APIs, Webhooks, JSON, and YAML
  • Experience with DevOps and Agile methodologies and tooling.
  • Experience with documenting an as-is state of the environment, perform a gap analysis and produce artifacts that articulate options and recommendations preferred
  • Experience with containerization, including OpenShift, Docker, or Kubernetes
  • Experience with managing personal project priorities and deliverables
  • Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Cloud Certification, including AWS, Certified Solutions Architect Associate Certification, Google Certified Professional – Cloud Architect, or MCSE: Cloud Platform and Infrastructure

Who we are

Alef is a global edge connectivity platform company that empowers enterprises and developers to rapidly launch their own private networks and develop innovative mobile applications through our flagship Private Edge Platform. At Alef, we simplify the complexity of 5G and edge computing through a suite of APIs and tools that allow for more control and security with less overhead, while operating at a fraction of the cost of legacy mobile network providers. Leading systems integrators, distributors, and technology partners trust us to help power the edge economy and enable companies and communities to connect with a purpose.

Alef’s Software-Defined Mobile Edge (SD-ME) platform enables a new set of mobility, cloud and applications APIs that enable enterprises and developers to unleash the full power of the edge and deploy, orchestrate, and manage their private networks and applications. These APIs enable new technologies like virtual and augmented reality, artificial intelligence, industry 4.0, smart cities, IoT gaming, and autonomous systems to exist, grow, and evolve.

What we offer

We have a stellar team of co-workers, a really cool office, and lots of fun activities. Oh yeah, and we pay competitive base salaries and we reward performance. Our salary structure is commensurate with experience. In addition, you will be eligible to participate in our comprehensive benefits program including medical insurance and 401(K).

When you join Alef, you’ll have access to:

Experts in virtually every field

A culture that focuses on supporting our employees

Opportunities that provide stability while offering variety

Our proud commitment to building a diverse, equitable, and inclusive workplace drives our organizational culture and allows us to deliver exceptional work.

Alef is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran, or disability status.

How to Apply

Please send resume and cover letter to careers@wearealef.com