DevOps Engineer

DevOps · Remote, -
Department DevOps
Employment Type Contractor/Employee
Minimum Experience Experienced

Spiral Scout is a full-service software development company based in San Francisco, with remote employees all over the globe. Our custom software solutions are used by 168 of the top 200 Forbes Global companies and we have 4.9 out of 5-star ratings on

As a company, we’re proud to actively support and contribute to the open-source software community. Our Spiral Framework, RoadRunner and Cycle ORM are used by millions of people each day. We are looking to build our team with curious, passionate, and intelligent problem-solvers that take ownership of their work and are great teammates to work with.

Once you are a part of our team, you’ll enjoy a well-balanced work and life routine through initiatives like our Friyay policy - which provides everyone in the company with alternating paid Friday’s off. Please reach out if you feel your values and work ethic match what we are looking for and you feel excited about growing your career with us.

We are looking for a skilled and experienced DevOps Engineer to join our dynamic team. As a DevOps Engineer, you will play a critical role in developing and maintaining the infrastructure and services that drive the software development lifecycle.

What You Will Do:

  • Facilitate the upkeep and enhancement of the company's CI/CD processes;
  • Ensure the dependability, security, and resilience of production environments, leverage AWS primarily;
  • Iteratively improve the monitoring system;
  • Undertake greenfield project launches and provide ongoing support for established ones;
  • Execute the migration of company infrastructure to the cloud (currently 60% completed);
  • Implement the switch from Jenkins to GitLab CI;
  • Adhere to Infrastructure as Code and Configuration as Code methodologies;
  • Contribute to a new project estimation and provide technical input on feasibility and infrastructure requirements.

What We'd Like To See:

  • Proficiency in AWS technologies, including EC2, EKS, ECS, RDS, CloudFront, and S3, with a strong understanding of networking and IAM principles;
  • Expertise in Docker;
  • Experience with GitLab CI/CD;
  • Proficiency in at least one of the following languages: Bash, Python, Golang;
  • Understanding of Service Reliability Engineering (SRE) principles;
  • Experience with infrastructure as code tool Terraform;
  • Experience with configuration management tool Ansible;
  • Experience with database administration and management;
  • Knowledge of Linux operating systems and administration;
  • B2+ level of English;
  • Experience with incident response and incident management processes;
  • Ability to sort the priorities and stick to own forecast;
  • High level of self-organization and responsibility.

Nice to have:

  • Experience in Proxmox LXC / KVM HA Cluster  would be a plus;
  • Experience with container orchestration technologies (Kubernetes).

What We Offer:

  • Every other Friday is a paid day off from work (additional 26 paid time off (PTO) per year);
  • Paid vacation and national holidays (the number of PTO depend on the laws of the country);
  • Regular performance reviews, salary raises and promotions based on performance;
  • Health insurance;
  • Paid job-related courses, conferences, and seminars you'd like to attend;
  •  Free online English classes with CELTA certified tutors;
  • Paid referral bonus (up to $1000);
  • Fully remote work with flexible working hours;
  • Grow your career at a people-first international company;
  • Smooth onboarding process with full guidance and support within the first 90 days of work;
  • Spiral Talks - knowledge sharing meetings conducted by our specialists to encourage continuous learning and growth;
  • Regular team building and events;
  • Atmosphere of trust and support.

*offer terms may vary depending on the form of cooperation (employment/B2B/contractor, etc.)

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