Staff Engineer- DevOps at Qubole
Bangalore, IN
Qubole, the leading cloud-agnostic, big data-as-a-service provider, is passionate about making data-driven insights easily accessible to anyone. Qubole delivers the industry’s first autonomous data platform. The cloud-based data platform, Qubole Data Service (QDS), removes the burden of maintaining infrastructure of multiple big data processing engines, and enables customers to focus on their data. Qubole customers process nearly an exabyte of data every month. Qubole investors include Charles River, Institutional Venture Partners, Lightspeed, Norwest, Harmony and Singtel Innov8. 
We have a rapidly growing footprint on AWS, a fast growing customer base and up and coming services on GCE and Azure as well. We strongly believe in automating and codifying as much of our operational procedures as possible. Running this service securely, reliably and within budget is a hard problem. As one of our first dedicated Operations Engineer - you would be responsible for managing our deployment to achieve high marks in all these respects.

What you'll be doing

    • Develop/Improve tools to automate the deployment, administration, and monitoring of a large-scale web service on AWS cloud
    • Work with development teams to harden, enhance, document, establish process and generally improve the operability and supportability of our systems
    • Assist in the configuration/build-out of new deployments to facilitate our constant growth
    • Troubleshoot and resolve live production issues by analyzing logs from different sources
    • Develop software/processes for better utilization of underlying cloud resources
    • Work with Security Managers to establish and document security controls and procedures

Required experiences and skills

    • Strong system administration background for Linux based systems
    • Operational expertise around deploying and managing components like MySQL, Nginx, ElasticSearch,  Java Applications, RoR,  Load Balancers, Graphana, RabibitMQ.
    • Comfortable with networking fundamentals like Firewalls, Subnetting, Route tables etc
    • Experience working with config and deploy management tool like Chef or Puppet.
    • Comfortable in scripting languages like Python, Ruby and Bash

Having these will set you apart as a candidate

    • Knowledge of AWS - VPCs, IAM users/roles
    • Excellent communication and strong application level troubleshooting and problem solving skills
Qubole is hitting that growth inflection point where we need talented people to help us scale up. Our company culture is special, and we are looking for people to join us who want to continue building a great company while going after the big data activation market.
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Culture at Qubole
Trust and Autonomy: We absolutely pride ourselves on the lack of bureaucracy at work, and believe in delegating power and responsibility, aggressively to our employees.
Transparency and Teamwork: Complete transparency in all our thoughts and actions is integral to our genetic character, and it helps us to stick together and function effectively as a team.
Who Thrives: If you are a self-starter and thrive on complexity and independence and truly understand and live the tenets of humility, hunger and honesty and you will love Qubole.
Qubole is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that proudly pursues and hires a diverse workforce. Qubole does not make hiring or employment decisions on the basis of race, color, religion or religious belief, ethnic or national origin, nationality, sex, gender, gender-identity, sexual orientation, disability, age, military or veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable local, state, or federal laws or prohibited by Company policy. Qubole also strives for a healthy and safe workplace and strictly prohibits harassment of any kind.