Job Description :
Job Title: DevOps/Automation Engineer Sr.
Job Location: San Francisco (CA)
Duration: 12+ Months contract

Client is looking for an experienced DevOps/ Site Reliability Engineer to join our Site Operations team in San Francisco.

The ideal candidate we are looking for is a highly experienced Operations Engineer with a passion for open source products and systems automation and has the initiative to identify areas for operational improvements.
Deep dive into system and application performance and reliability issues; partner with software and systems engineers across the organization to produce and roll out fixes and improvements.
Manage systems and prove necessary deployment, support, or maintenance activities.
Troubleshoot issues across the entire stack. Solve problems relating to mission critical services and build automation and monitoring to help prevent problem recurrence.
Proficient in setting up, monitoring and managing Linux Environments

3-5 years experience working with Linux systems from kernel to shell and beyond, including working with system libraries, file systems and client-server protocols
Strong experience with configuration management systems such as Puppet or Ansible
Experience with one or more DevOps tools like NodeJs, ElasticSearch, MySQL, Graphite, Docker
Experience with Python, Golang or Bash
Experience troubleshooting and optimizing Java-based server applications
Understanding of product development life cycle with continuous deployments, and experience with large-scale applications deployed in the cloud
Experience working with Kubernetes is a plus
Understanding of DNS, NFS, TCP/IP and other protocols
Able to prioritize tasks and work independently
On-call support is required
Light Travel is required
Good communication and fluency in English