Senior Infrastructure Platform Engineer

Pune, IN

Job Description / Skills Required

Aera Technology is the Decision Intelligence company. We deliver innovation and services that enable enterprises to operate sustainably, intelligently, and efficiently. Our platform, Aera Decision Cloud™, integrates with your existing systems to digitize, augment, and automate decisions in real time. Aera helps enterprises around the world transform decision making – delivering millions of recommendations that have resulted in significant revenue gains and cost savings for some of the world’s best-known brands.
Privately-held and VC-funded, we have a global team of over 400 Aeranauts – and we’re growing. We deliver Decision Intelligence innovation and services that enable enterprises to automate and scale decision-making with accuracy and speed. We continue to be the trusted choice of market leaders for our proven ability to generate value and unlock opportunities that were previously unattainable. 
As a Senior Infrastructure Platform Engineer, you will play a crucial role in developing the multi-cloud infrastructure to ensure the scalability, reliability, and security of our systems. You will work closely with cross-functional teams to drive innovation, streamline operations, and optimize our platform for performance and efficiency.


    • Cloud Computing on a multi-cloud environment:
    • Multi Cloud Services Proficiency: Deep understanding of Cloud services related to computing, storage, network, and security. 
    • Architecture Design: Ability to design scalable, secure, and robust cloud architectures. Knowledge of best practices for cloud security and compliance within Azure, AWS, and GCP.
    • Cost Management: Skills in optimizing cloud spend and ensuring efficient resource
    • Utilization.Containerization & Orchestration:
    • Docker: Expertise in building, deploying, and managing Docker containers, including writing Docker files and understanding best practices for container security.
    • Kubernetes: Advanced knowledge in managing Kubernetes clusters, including deployments, services, pods, and more. Understanding of Kubernetes networking, storage, and security.
    • Orchestration Patterns and Practices: Experience with auto-scaling, self-healing, and rolling updates. Knowledge of Kubernetes operators and Helm charts.
    • CI/CD & Version Control:GitHub Actions: Proficiency in setting up CI/CD pipelines using
    • GitHub Actions. Ability to automate workflows, integrate testing, and manage artifacts.
    • Version Control Systems: Deep understanding of Git and GitHub, including branching strategies, pull requests, and merge conflict resolution.
    • GitOps Principles: Must strongly adhere to declarative infrastructure that is defined in git.
    • ArgoCD: Strong skill set with modern CD toolingInfrastructure as Code (IaC) & Configuration Management
    • Declarative IAC: Expertise in writing, testing, and maintaining Crossplane scripts for provisioning and managing cloud infrastructure. Understanding of state management and module development.
    • Configuration Management: Knowledge of configuration management tools and principles, and how they can be applied in cloud environments.
    • Platform as a Service (PaaS) tooling

Nice to have

    • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering, or related field (or equivalent experience)
    • 8+ years’ experience in work experience in engineering or IT roles.
    • Strong expertise in cloud computing platforms such as Azure, AWS, or GCP.
    • Experience with common DevOps-related tools.
    • Solid understanding of networking concepts and protocols.
    • Hands-on experience with monitoring and logging tools such as Prometheus, Grafana, ELK stack, or similar.
    • Strong scripting and programming skills (e.g., Python, Bash, PowerShell).
    • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
    • Strong communication and collaboration skills, with the ability to work effectively in a cross-functional team environment.
    • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum environment is a plus.

Soft Skills

    • Problem-Solving: Ability to troubleshoot complex issues spanning across applications, infrastructure, and network.
    • Communication: Strong communication skills for effectively collaborating with development teams, stakeholders, and to document systems and architectures.
    • Leadership and Mentorship: Experience in leading projects, mentoring junior engineers, and promoting DevOps culture within the organization.
    • Adaptability to New Technologies: Willingness and ability to learn new tools and technologies as the landscape evolves.
    • Keeping up with Industry Trends: Staying updated with the latest in cloud computing, containerization, and DevOps practices.
If you share our passion for building a sustainable, intelligent, and efficient world, you’re in the right place. Established in 2017 and headquartered in Mountain View, California, we're a series D start-up, with teams in Mountain View, San Francisco (California), Bucharest and Cluj-Napoca (Romania), Paris (France), Munich (Germany), London (UK), Pune (India), and Sydney (Australia).  So join us, and let’s build this!
Aera Technology is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, or disability status.
Benefits Summary 
At Aera Technology, we strive to support our Aeranauts and their loved ones through different stages of life with a variety of attractive benefits, and great perks. In addition to offering a competitive salary and company stock options, we have other great benefits available. You’ll find comprehensive medical, Group Medical Insurance, Term Insurance, Accidental Insurance, paid time off, Maternity leave, and much more. We offer unlimited access to online professional courses for both professional and personal development, coupled with people manager development programs. We believe in a flexible working environment, to allow our Aeranauts to perform at their best, ensuring a healthy work-life balance. When you’re working from the office, you’ll also have access to a fully-stocked kitchen with a selection of snacks and beverages.