DevOps Engineer (SRE) at Circle

Posted on: 04/24/2022

Location: (REMOTE)

Crunchbase | Glassdoor: 5.0 / 5 | Original Source

Tags: eks vpc prometheus grafana s3 helm ruby redis elasticsearch cloudfront kubernetes terraform rds mysql ansible docker aws jenkins circleci rails bash

[Circle]( is building the modern community platform for every creator and brand in the world: think "Shopify for creator/brand-led communities". We make it really easy for creators and brands to bring their discussions, members, and content all into one place. We're looking for a **DevOps Engineer (SRE)** to help our DevOps team build and maintain monitor-able, performant, reliable, and highly-scalable software systems. This is a 100% remote role. We're now a fully remote team of 65 (and growing!) based in the U.S., Colombia, Portugal, India, Argentina, Slovenia, and other countries. We have a preference for candidates in U.S. and European time zones. Check out our [Careers page]( for more information about us. **Responsibilities** * Manage the infrastructure and communicate updates with the Dev team * Ensure the safety and security of all our infrastructure and data * Maintain production cloud infrastructure * Support the product team with the relevant knowledge about the infrastructure evolution * Maintain, evaluate, and improve the developer experience, including the local developer environment, continuous integration, and deployment workflows **Who we're looking for** * A strong understanding of GNU/Linux and operating system basics * Hands-on experience on using IaaS cloud solutions, specifically AWS - knowledge of AWS services (EC2, EKS, RDS, S3, Cloudfront, VPC, Security groups, and Cloudwatch) required * Experience with CI/CD tools and automating them using tools like Jenkins / CircleCI * Experience working with declarative Infrastructure-as-Code frameworks (Terraform) and knowledge of configuration management frameworks (Ansible) * Experience running docker workloads in production and at scale using Kubernetes * Strong experience with databases such as MySQL, Elasticsearch, and Redis * Experience with automation skills in bash scripting, Ruby on Rails, and / or other languages. * Solid understanding of network fundamentals and protocols such as HTTP/S, DNS, TCP/IP, load balancing, and reverse proxy * Knowledge of security practices / related tools like firewalls and VPNs on cloud and servers * Experience doing logs aggregation and analysis using tools like EFK * **Nice to have:** Experience in managing / deploying Ruby on Rails applications on the cloud * **Nice to have:** Understanding of *Redshift*, AWS Glue, and other data warehouse tools * **Nice to have:** Knowledge of Prometheus, Grafana, Helm, Kustomize, and Ingress Controllers