DevOps Engineer - AWS

  • Full-time
  • Role type: Individual Contributor
  • Department: Engineering - SaaS
  • Division: Global Technology

Company Description

Take a seat on the Xplor rocketship and join us as DevOps Engineer - AWS to help people succeed across the world.  

From dropping your kids off at childcare, getting something at home repaired, going to the gym or a fitness studio, to picking up your dry cleaning — our software, payments, and commerce-enabling solutions help everyday life businesses to overcome obstacles and form great relationships with their customers.

For this role you will be working from our office in Pune, Maharashtra.

Job Description

About the opportunity 

We are in search of an experienced DevOps Engineer with expertise in software design, development, deployment, and operations.

The ideal candidate will bring a strong understanding of software systems and a background in hands-on software development.

This role involves collaborating effectively with the Engineering team throughout the design and development process, as well as in solving production issues.

A passion for automation in large-scale system management and a willingness to adapt and learn quickly in a dynamic environment are key for success in this position.

Responsibilities

  • Build infrastructure as code to ensure consistent and reliable management of application environments, with a focus on security and compliance during the onboarding and deployment process.
  • Provision cloud-based infrastructure for deploying, managing, and scaling software applications, ensuring cost-effectiveness and adherence to budget constraints.
  • Design, build, and support efficient CI/CD pipelines that align with the company's development roadmap and operational excellence goals.
  • Work with various teams to understand and fulfill their development and integration needs.
  • Maintain system stability and enforce security measures during software updates and feature deployments, integrating secure coding practices.
  • Optimize system deployments to balance performance, cost, and security concerns, including regular cost analysis and implementation of cost-saving measures.
  • Develop advanced system monitoring and alerting capabilities, proactively addressing system bottlenecks and ensuring operational efficiency.
  • Actively troubleshoot and resolve system alerts, failures, and operational inefficiencies, adhering to defined ownership and support models.
  • Support system and software testing and debugging, ensuring compliance with established standards and best practices.
  • Integrate cloud-based resources and networks with local and distributed infrastructure.
  • Participate in an on-call rotation to troubleshoot and diagnose production issues.
  • Maintain documentation for system architecture, processes, and workflows.
  • Continuously evaluate and implement new tools and technologies to improve infrastructure and support processes, with a strong focus on automation and efficiency.

Qualifications

What would make me a good candidate?

  • You'll demonstrate systems thinking, considering the performance of the entire system, never allowing local optimisation to create global degradation and seeking to improve flow
  • You'll amplify feedback loops through monitoring, testing and process improvement to learn and adapt faster
  • You've got broad experience of the tech stack in use (T-Shaped people to form T-Shaped teams)
  • You're a continuous learner with a strong drive to achieve personal goals and adopt experimentation as a means to learn faster
  • Ability to work in a team where you manage your own time and priorities
  • Motivated by a fast-paced environment where you will have to constantly adapt - no two days are the same!
  • You’re a true team player who knows that we all have to sometimes roll up our sleeves
  • You align with our four core values and you’re simply a good human

Tech Stack you’ll get your hands on: 

  • AWS services such as EC2, Aurora, S3, CloudFront, CloudWatch, API Gateway, etc
  • Container technologies such as Docker
  • APM (NewRelic, AppSignal)
  • CI/CD (BuildKite)
  • Linux and Amazon AMIs
  • Other systems the team handles, such as Windows servers and Azure

We don’t expect you to have hands-on experience with every technology. However, every bit helps.

Additional Information

Ready to apply?

To start your application, please submit your resume and we will be in touch as soon as we can. Please include the word "moonshot" at the top of your message to the Hiring Manager so that we know you took the time to read our job ad.

We kindly ask you to apply through our careers portal or external job boards (LinkedIn, Naukri, Indeed, etc) only. Please don't send your application via email. They will not be forwarded. 

More about us 

Xplor Technologies is a global platform integrating SaaS solutions, embedded payments, and Commerce Accelerating Technologies to help businesses succeed. Xplor provides enterprise-grade SaaS solutions for businesses in “everyday life” verticals: Childcare & Education; Fitness & Wellbeing, Field Services and Personal Services – and a global cloud-based payment processing platform.

Xplor Technologies serves over 78,000 customers that processed over $36 billion in payments, operating across 20 markets in 2022. 

Good to know

To be considered for employment, you must be legally authorised to work in the location (country) you're applying for. Xplor does not sponsor visas, either at the time of hire or at any later time. 

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