Senior DevOps Engineer

  • Research Ln, Durham, NC 27713, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

We are Onna: a fast-growing tech startup based in New York with offices in Raleigh and Barcelona. We're an international team composed of fun, experienced and hard-working individuals on a mission to create real-time search for organizations, no matter where the information is stored.

Join us to make a direct impact on a product used by some of the biggest names in tech to solve global problems in knowledge distribution. Our work environment is fun, fast-paced, exciting and flexible to your needs.


Job Description

Are you an enthusiastic multi-tasker who feels comfortable in a challenging, fast-growing environment? Would you like to be part of a flat organization with an amazing culture? As a DevOps Engineer, you’ll manage our infrastructures and SaaS platforms. You’ll also focus on optimizing the cluster development environments through continuous integration and coordinating the release deliver to production. In your role, you’ll seek ways to streamline and improve our current processes to ultimately fully automate on-premise and SaaS deployments. Our product is developed on GitHub, build on Jenkins, and deployed and ran on Google Cloud or on-premise.

You must be legally authorized to work in the United States.


What you get to do every day

  • Maintain the day to day requirements of our Kubernetes based infrastructure

  • Develop health check and monitor systems to ensure low error rates and quick event response times

  • Analyze performance metrics and implement solutions for optimizing resource usage

  • Support and optimize the software release cycle

  • Work closely with the development teams in an Agile environment

  • Provide technical support and guidance to our clients

  • Be dynamic, pay attention to details and bring the joy with you

What you bring to the role

  • Experience in Infrastructure as code (Terraform) and Configuration Management (Puppet) tools

  • Experience with Docker containers and Kubernetes

  • Knowledge of Google Cloud Platform, but also AWS or other cloud computing platforms.

  • Solid understanding of IP networking, load balancing, firewalls, and network security

  • Relevant experience with build and release processes, with tools such as Jenkins and Git

  • Relational database administration (NoSQL or PostgreSQL DB systems)

  • Experience with monitoring and alerting with Prometheus and ELK

  • Knowledge of Elasticsearch is a bonus

  • Linux systems administration

  • Experience with Python language strongly recommended

  • Understanding of API development and RESTful services

  • Strong skills in debugging and troubleshooting build problems

  • English fluency, both written and verbally, is a must

  • Good communication and attitude skills

Bonus Points…

  • Experience with ZenHub and Agile methodology

  • Ability to quickly learn new technologies

  • A self-starter comfortable working independently with minimal supervision

  • Able to take ownership of projects and propose innovative solutions to maximise developer productivity

Additional Information

We like to keep employees happy and are always looking for ways to improve our overall work culture and benefits package. Here are some of the benefits we offer at this time:

  • Comprehensive medical, vision, and dental coverage
  • 401(k) with matching contribution
  • Flexible vacation and PTO policies
  • Monthly gym membership
  • Commuter perks
  • Monthly group activities

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.