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Principal DevOps Engineer (Cloud Services)

Santa Clara, California
Job Type
15 Oct 2020
Your CareerAs a Principal DevOps Engineer, you will collaborate with our cloud services development teams on the deployments of our on-prem and cloud software/hardware infrastructure. You are well versed in building and supporting scalable infrastructure in a hybrid environment and are excited about helping teams strive toward efficiency. You are passionate about building a cohesive compute and services infrastructure focused on simplicity and scale. You will work on producing mission-critical platforms, tools, and processes that will ensure the highest levels of availability and reliability of all our services.We need creative and innovative problem solvers who can partner with our development teams to ensure their services are resilient. The opportunity to build tools, frameworks, and cloud platforms that will support our company's growth over the next decade resides within our team. If you are a self-starter who is comfortable in collaborating in agile environments and jump on the opportunities to make the platform more stable, secure and feature-rich, this is your new career.Your ImpactWrite automation code for provisioning and operating infrastructure at scaleIdentify and drive opportunities to improve automation for code deployment, management, and visibility of application servicesDevelop tools and framework to automate operational tasks, deployment of machines, services, applicationsEstablish end-to-end monitoring and alerting on all critical components of the applicationParticipate in the on-call rotationWork with development teams to integrate deployments with configuration management frameworksYour ExperienceVery strong experience with Linux as an administrator and operatorAbility to drive, build and operate shared core infrastructure servicesStrong background in configuration management with frameworks such as Terraform, Salt, or AnsibleProficiency with the following programming languages Golang, Python and shell scripting to automate tasksFamiliarity with CI/CD pipeline, GitHub, Jenkins, ArtifactoryProficient at supporting container platforms and container orchestration tools such as Docker and KubernetesPassion for automation and monitoring instrumentation in the codeBS or MS in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field, or equivalent professional experienceExcellent problem solving, critical thinking, communication, and teamwork skillsExcellent written and verbal communication, able to collaborate and rally supportSelf-disciplined, self-managed, self-motivated and strong sense of ownership, urgency, and driveThe TeamTo stay ahead of the curve, it's critical to know where the curve is, and how to anticipate the changes we're facing. For the fastest growing cybersecurity company, the curve is the evolution of cyberattacks and the products and services that proactively address them. Our engineering team is at the core of our products - connected directly to the mission of preventing cyberattacks. They are constantly innovating - challenging the way we, and the industry, think about cybersecurity. These engineers aren't shy about creating products to solve problems no one has tackled before. They define the industry, instead of waiting for directions. We need individuals who feel comfortable in ambiguity, excited by the prospect of challenge, and empowered by the unknown risks facing our everyday lives that are only enabled by a secure digital environment.Our engineering team is provided with an unrivaled opportunity to build the products and practices that will support our company growth over the next decade, defining the cybersecurity industry as we know it. If you see the potential of how incredible people products can transform a business, this is the team for you. If you don't wait for directions, instead, identifying new features and opportunities we have to just get better, this is your new career.Our CommitmentWe're trailblazers that dream big, take risks, and challenge cybersecurity's status quo. It's simple: we can't accomplish our mission without diverse teams innovating, together.We are committed to providing reasonable accommodations for all qualified individuals with a disability. If you require assistance or accommodation due to a disability or special need, please contact us at Alto Networks is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity in our workplace, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or other legally protected characteristics.#LI-TD1
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  • Job Reference: 182906019-2
  • Date Posted: 15 October 2020
  • Recruiter: Palo Alto Networks
  • Location: Santa Clara, California
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent