Position00178 Sr. Production Engineer
City, StateRemote,Work From Home
CountryUnited States
Contact NameSteve Silvi

Our Client is seeking an experienced Production Engineer to architect, automate, provision, monitor, and maintain administrative and production Linux-based infrastructure.


The successful candidate must have professional work experience. This is a full-time position working for Our Client  They actively encourage diversity on our team and overall company.



Work closely with Engineering and Product teams to identify and implement solutions that meet production, QA, development, and administrative needs in Linux-based environments

Identify changes for the product architecture from the reliability, performance, and availability perspective with a data driven approach.

Interface with on-site system administrators

Architect and maintain multi-site, high-availability solutions

Own and suggest improvements to our deployment process and tools

Identify technical debt and provide plans to remediate.

Determine when code needs to be refactored without making it obscure.

Diagnose and resolve production system issues

Participate in rotating on-call schedule

Other duties as assigned




Your experience should demonstrate that you:

Have experience with Ubuntu and Red Hat/CentOS in production environments

Have acted in a leadership capacity (led teams) to provide services/functions in a production setting

Have championed new technologies/processes, and architected their design, implementation and delivery to production

Are proficient with configuration management tools (Ansible preferred)

Have experience supporting full stack Java applications(Maven/Artifactory)

Have experience using and supporting CI environments (Jenkins/Docker)

Can manage and support cloud (AWS) production environments

Familiar with managing and maintaining Route53 configurations

Can implement and manage high-availabiity infrastructure solutions with automatic failover



Successful applicants must be:

A self-starter who is willing to take a task from gathering requirements to deployment and maintenance

Able to work effectively and be pragmatic as part of a remote team in a dynamic business environment

Know a domain really well and able to share that knowledge

Comfortable working independently and able to escalate problems when necessary

Able to take charge of a nebulous requirement and drive it through design to completion

Can identify problem or opportunity areas, develop and implement fixes and changes as necessary

Able to communicate effectively with developers, engineers and upper management

Eager to learn; able to understand and apply new things relatively quickly

Happy to travel occasionally for team events

Willing to mentor and guide fellow team members effectively and constructively in a wide variety of disciplines, both technical and business-like in nature

 Managed PostgreSQL, Hazelcast, and Elastic Search in production environments

Are able to coordinate large feature development

Polyglot (multi-lingual) programming expertise

Ready to lead or has lead small teams

Stay on top of current DevOps and infrastructure news

Have used docker in a production environment as part of the "product", not just in the CI workflow.

Have experience with docker orchestration - eg. Kubernetes, Rancher etc.

It would really be outstanding if you:


Have used docker in a remote environment (think appliance)