Staff DevOps Engineer - SaaS
Datto, the world’s leading provider of IT solutions delivered through managed service providers, is looking for a Staff DevOps Engineer to join a growing team.
Datto is a creative company at its core and is an exciting and dynamic workplace. We're 100% focused on our managed service provider partners and believe that with the right technology, managed service providers can change how businesses around the world operate.
Datto provides data protection, business continuity, networking, business management, and file backup and sync products that empower and protect the clients of our 14,000+ partners.
We're headquartered in Norwalk, Connecticut and have 22 offices worldwide.
More than someone who checks every box, we’re looking for people who are excited to work and grow at Datto. If that's you we hope you apply for the role!
You enjoy teamwork
You come with new ideas and a unique point of view. You look forward to collaborating with a diverse team. You eagerly seek and give help.
Transparency tops your list of values, and you contribute to a culture of respect and inclusion.
Inquisitive and focused, you see every challenge as an opportunity. You would rather create the future than wait for it.
You’re customer-focused and take pride in your work.
You put extra attention into details with all you do. You care about the work you provide to customers and how it reflects on yourself and Datto.
When you find or see something wrong, you attempt to resolve it. You look for opportunities to not only better yourself, but others around you.
You aim to be the best that you can be and always do the right thing.
What You’ll Do
As a Staff DevOps Engineer you will join the SaaS Engineering team - working closely with Software Development, QE, Infrastructure, and Operations teams to develop tools to facilitate our software development and release processes, enable build and deployment pipelines, and manage development and test environments.
Job function and responsibilities include :
Contribute to the maturing DevOps / Release Engineering function of Datto SaaS Protection utilizing methodologies such as Continuous Integration, Continuous Delivery, Agile, and Test-Driven Development
Collaborate with the Product, Software Development, and Quality Engineering teams to reduce cycle time and increase overall quality and stability
Design, develop, support, and maintain the deployment pipeline that brings code from developer to production
Integrate with all of the relevant systems (e.g. source code management, build, change control, test automation) to ensure that code changes move smoothly through the pipeline with as little human intervention as possible
Work hand in hand with the engineering team to optimize developer productivity ensuring that developer deployments can be done quickly and efficiently
Partner and collaborate with the central DevOps team, which looks after the core infrastructure, and other functional DevOps teams across the broader portfolio of Datto products and services
Monitor internal engineering systems
Build and maintain efficient, reusable and reliable code
Troubleshoot complex issues quickly and effectively; continually improve processes and reliability of the deployment pipeline
About You :
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience
Experience in software development, automation, infrastructure as code, and data-driven analysis
Background leading and driving implementation and processes around configuration management tools such as Puppet, Ansible, and Salt
Hands-on experience with mainline programming and scripting languages such as Shell, Python, Ruby, and Perl
Experience packaging and deploying software on and operating Linux or other UNIX variants
Familiar with standard tools and platforms that enable continuous delivery such as GitLab, Jenkins, Kubernetes, Docker, JIRA, and ServiceNow.
Experience building, managing, and supporting Kubernetes clusters
Virtualized hardware and infrastructure experience
Solid understanding of the development lifecycle and how code flows from development to production
Strong root cause analysis and troubleshooting competency
Strong tendency to automate and monitor everything
Excellent Communication Skills
Ability to operate in a fast paced environment
Self-motivated & willing to learn
Ability to work independently and as part of a team
At Datto, we believe our employees are our greatest asset and offer all full-time employees a wide-ranging benefits package, including :
Comprehensive health-care benefits
Free lunch every Friday
Flexible working hours
Unlimited paid time off
Free food, drinks, and fresh organic fruit
Charity match program