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Staff DevOps Engineer (Multiple Locations)

San Mateo, California
Job Type
15 Oct 2020
*Considering US based candidates in Santa Barbara, San Mateo, and remote* Evidation measures health in everyday life and enables anyone to participate in groundbreaking research and health programs. Built upon a foundation of user privacy and control over permissioned health data, Evidation's Achievement platform is trusted by millions of individuals-generating data with unprecedented speed, scale, and rigor. We partner with leading healthcare companies to understand health and disease outside the clinic walls. Guided by our mission to enable and empower everyone to participate in better health outcomes, Evidation is working to bring people individualized, proactive, and accessible healthcare-faster. We're looking for passionate individuals who are excited by the opportunity to build the future of healthcare for everyone. We are growing and evolving at an incredible pace, so embracing new technologies and driving positive change is core to our beliefs and our success. We emphasize creative problem solving, a willingness to learn, and great communication over specific technical skill sets. Technological generalists who feel the need to learn the ins and outs of everything they encounter will thrive in this position. If you are looking for the chance to overcome technical challenges, drive architectural improvements, automate everything, and contribute to a burgeoning DevOps culture, this is the position for you! RESPONSIBILITIES As a member of the DevOps Team you will be responsible for promoting DevOps culture and philosophies within all facets of the organization. Collectively, the DevOps Team drives architectural, development, deployment and operational excellence through close collaboration with software engineering, data engineering, and data science teams. Collectively, the DevOps Team are the final arbiters of the security and health of our systems and of the data we store and process. You will be expected to: Build scalable and cost-effective pipelines to handle large volumes of data securely and scalably. Coordinate automatic deployment of machines, databases, containers, and Kubernetes pods. Develop disaster recovery programs, and provide guidance to development teams looking to make their software deployable, operable, and secure. Help us make our distributed platform as reliable and scalable as it can be through. Share on-call duty with the rest of the DevOps Team and engineering staff. If you join our DevOps team you'll be an equal partner in a team whose work involves every part of the organization and is essential to Evidation Health's everyday operation and success. QUALIFICATIONS Minimum Qualifications: Strong command of Linux fundamentals (Debian-based distributions a plus) Experience with configuration management and automation tools (e.g., Puppet, Ansible, Chef, CloudFormation, SaltStack, Terraform) Programming ability in at least one language (e.g., Bash, POSIX shell, Python, Ruby, Perl, etc.) Experience with cloud-based systems engineering (AWS in particular is a plus) Experience with operating relational databases (e.g., PostgreSQL, MySQL) Undergraduate degree or equivalent experience in Computer Science or related technical field Strong communication skills, especially among audiences with differing technical backgrounds Preferred Qualifications: Experience with Terraform or SaltStack in particular Experience with containers and container orchestration (Docker, ECS, k8s, etc) Programming ability in Python or Ruby in particular Experience with maintaining large, distributed systems Experience with persistent, distributed data stores (e.g., S3, HDFS, Cassandra) Experience with HIPAA compliance or HITRUST certification BENEFITS Health, dental, and vision benefits for you and competitive coverage for your family Relocation support Equity Flexible work hours Open vacation policy - take time when you need it Support for remote work when needed Relaxed work environment Your choice of computing equipment and gear Lots of opportunities for growth Opportunity to work on fascinating challenges that improve people's lives EVIDATION HEALTH VALUES DIVERSITY AND IS COMMITTED TO EQUAL OPPORTUNITY FOR ALL PERSONS WITHOUT REGARD TO RACE, COLOR, CREED, RELIGION, MARITAL STATUS, AGE, NATIONAL ORIGIN OR ANCESTRY, POLITICAL ACTIVITY OR AFFILIATION, PHYSICAL OR MENTAL DISABILITY, MEDICAL CONDITION INCLUDING GENETIC CHARACTERISTICS, MARITAL STATUS, SEXUAL ORIENTATION, GENDER IDENTITY, SEX OR GENDER.
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  • Job Reference: 182911227-2
  • Date Posted: 15 October 2020
  • Recruiter: Evidation
  • Location: San Mateo, California
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent