Sr. DevOps Engineer

Palo Alto, CA, US

Job Description / Skills Required

At Vera, we're building the trusted standard for securing and sharing information – join us!

Vera is a new kind of security company changing the way businesses around the world protect enterprise data by re-thinking how information can be secured. The Vera solution protects data with the strongest encryption, anywhere, on any device, without changing how people work. We've built a team that is smart, creative, and focused on helping people solve tough challenges, so we select only the most extraordinary colleagues with an ambition to make an impact. With a diverse, fun, and flexible work environment, together we can accomplish great things.

Rest assured, you'll get the chance to improve how security services are built, deployed, and delivered to customers, and invent some new things along the way. A career at Vera will set your trajectory for future career success.

Backed by Battery Ventures, Amplify Partners, Capital One Growth Ventures, and some of Silicon Valley’s most notable cyber-security angel investors, we're changing the way security works in the enterprise.
Job Description
Where you'll contribute to our success:

Partner with engineering and product to design and build highly available and scalable web services on AWS
Deploy, monitor, and administer web apps and underlying services on AWS and other cloud infrastructure platforms
Manage our upgrade infrastructure and process for on-premise appliances
Lead technology initiatives that drive scalability and reliability
Improve the performance of our web applications and solve scaling issues
Build tools and automation that eliminate repetitive tasks
Participate in 24×7 operation support and on-call rotation
Qualifications
What you bring to the table:

Experience as DevOPS engineer in a scalable production environment
Knowledge of Linux systems administration and architecture
Proficient working with Amazon Web Services (AWS) like EC2, EBS, ELB, S3, and Cloudfront in a highly available and scalable production environment
You've worked in 24×7 production operations
Skills to build smart, efficient automation using Python, Ruby and Bash
Web apps? Java? Check
Facility Jenkins continuous integration, Build, Release and Deployment, GitHub
You can design a system for monitoring and reporting, based on our unique product needs (e.g. Nagios, Graphite, Cacti, AppDynamics, NewRelic, Splunk, Graylog etc)
You act independently when necessary, creating and executing plans for maintenance and implementation
What you will bring:

Great attitude and a desire to have your work actually make a REAL impact to your company and its consumers
A critical eye to assess our current capabilities and multiple ideas to make them better
A belief that it's possible to change security without sacrificing quality

Additional Information
What you will get:

Great team oriented environment
The freedom to be creative and make a difference
Competitive compensation
Excellent medical benefits

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