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Director, DevOps

San Diego, California
Job Type
15 Oct 2020
DescriptionThe DevOps team at seismic uses open-source tools like Terraform, Kubernetes, and Ansible to drive automation of infrastructure as code. As we continue to grow and scale our product we continuously iterate to improve operational best practices for build, release, deployment, and reliability. Our DevOps engineers play a critical role in the success of our product as we focus to shorten the process of development to delivery. With a solid understanding of software engineering, our geographically distributed team creates tools, scripts, and frameworks to help teams quickly and reliably release code to production. Additionally, we work closely with development teams to drive the adoption of tools and best practices throughout the SDLC. Initiatives you work on may include streamlining identity and access management, standing up a new environment, evaluating CNCF tools, or expanding into new clouds.Who You Are:You possess a strong sense of ownership and take pride in the work that you doThrive in ambiguous situations, you know when to take charge and move forwardPassionate for automation, you understand that automation not only saves time, but allows developers to spend more time doing what they do best - code!Well versed in best practices in the DevOps and Cloud Engineering fieldsWhat you will be doing:Build, scale, and secure application cloud infrastructure using tools like Terraform, Kubernetes, and Docker Coach and mentor engineers and managers to be more effective and successfulIncrease efficiency and reliability across Engineering and Product teamsCollaborate with Engineering teams to define and promote end-to-end ownership of servicesImprove how we define, monitor and respond to issue and alertsSecurely manage and access secrets and credentialsEvaluate emerging technologies and trends to meet business needs and objectivesWhat you bring to the team:2+ years experience in an engineering management role5+ years in a relevant DevOps role as an individual contributorExperience and knowledge working with Azure, AWS or GCPExperience with container-based deployments and orchestration tools (e.g. Kubernetes)Infrastructure automation management and provisioning experience (e.g. Terraform, Ansible)Comfortable operating in a GNU/Linux or *BSD environmentFundamental understanding of Git, GitHub, and CI/CD pipeline toolsExcellent communication and collaboration skillsProven track record of delivery of high-quality software in a fast-paced environmentWhat we have for you:Generous PTO, paid holidays, and paid sick leaveCompetitive Medical, Dental and Vision PlansRobust 401(k) fund options with company matchingCatered meals, happy hours, healthy snacks, and coffee barSeismic Cares volunteer program#OneSeismic culture that celebrates wins, encourages autonomy, ownership, and transparencyAbout Us:Seismic, ranked as one of the best places to work by Inc. Magazine, is a rapidly growing Forbes Cloud 100 company and the market leader in sales enablement platforms. Seismic equips teams with the knowledge, messaging, and personalized content they need to engage with prospective buyers in the most effective and compelling manner during their buying journeys. Seismic has more than 700 customers across global, enterprise, and SMB segments, including IBM, American Express, PayPal, Rockwell Automation, and Quest Diagnostics - and is helping these companies achieve higher win rates, larger deal sizes, and improved customer retention rates. With 14 offices around the world, Seismic has more than 800 employees. Our board of directors is comprised of industry luminaries, including John Thompson, chairman of the board for Microsoft.
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  • Job Reference: 182885926-2
  • Date Posted: 15 October 2020
  • Recruiter: Seismic
  • Location: San Diego, California
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent