Software Engineer - DevOps

  • Product Development
  • KOCHI, India

Software Engineer - DevOps

Job description

You will join us in analysing and improving our processes and services to attain a higher level of availability, scalability, and reliability. 

Roles and Responsibilities: 

  • Create deploy and support development, testing and production environments. 
  • Create deploy and support continuous integration pipelines. 
  • Build new environments in accordance with business needs. 
  • Build systems to automate process, look after QA and maintenance, and manage virtual servers. 
  • Continuously improve visibility into our systems and applications with advanced monitoring, metrics and log analytics. 
  • Troubleshoot and investigate production issues as they arise with the help of internal/external tools. 
  • Identify root causes of critical problems throughout the platform, and take necessary steps to resolve them. 
  • Collaborating with the Development team in order to establish deployment/release procedures. 
  • Help build our product release work-flow and continuous delivery system. 
  • Manage our DB architecture like replication, maintenance of shards etc. 

What you'll be doing: 

  • Automate and streamline processes for greater efficiency. 
  • Build and deploy tools to ensure the health and reliability of the Hexnode Cloud Infrastructure. 
  • Manage and Monitor our Cloud Infrastructure hosted on AWS, DO or Linode. 
  • Manage our Linux platforms. 
  • Administer the Web servers, Database Servers, Load Balancing Servers. 
  • Production and Test System monitoring & diagnostics. 
  • IT security management, implementing security measures like encryption, SSL etc. 
  • Work on command line (Scripting) with Linux systems, mercurial, monitoring tools, sys admin tools and other remote administration tools.


Skills we'd like you to have: 

  • Knowledge in Linux administration 
  • Exposure in working with configuration management tools. 
  • Exposure in working with PostgreSQL 
  • Exposure in working with Web servers 
  • Basic idea of AWS, Digital Ocean Cloud, Vagrant and other deployment tools. 
  • Basic knowledge about monitoring tools like Nagios, Graphite, Monit, or Ganglia, Application Manager, OpManager. 
  • Proven expertise of 1-3years 
  • Basic knowledge about at least one scripting language, preferably Python.