Snappy Kraken is an award-winning technology platform and best places to work that empowers financial advisors to market themselves digitally, the right way! We're looking for a Remote Senior DevOps Cloud Engineer to join our development team.

Primary Job Function:

This technical team member is passionate about all things DevOps. This person must be able to affect change, be proactive, and passionate about making our development lifecycle as efficient as possible by implementing and evolving DevOps practices at Snappy Kraken. This candidate will need to have a fervor for automation and scalable systems aimed at reliability for our platform, our customers, and our staff. The primary function of this role is to take ownership of the infrastructure (setup, configuration, and maintenance) with a constant pulse on how systems are operating and scaling to meet increasing demand.

Primary Qualifications:

  • 4+ years of DevOps, System Administrator, or Development experience

  • Experience with deploying DevOps best practices across an organization

  • Experience with building CI / CD pipelines

  • Experience deploying and configuring cloud services

  • Experience maintaining network infrastructure: load balancing, DNS

  • Experience planning deployment scenarios and automated deployment

  • Experience estimating infrastructure costs

  • Deep experience working with AWS

  • Experience with relational (SQL, MySQL) databases

  • Experience in an Agile development

  • Strong documentation skills

  • Familiar with Github

  • Experience with all domains of cloud computing, including storage, networking, reliability, compute, and security

  • Experience working with multiple levels across an organization, from developers to executives

  • AWS certifications a plus

  • Excellent problem-solving, design, development, and debugging skills

  • Ability to learn new things and new technology, and the drive to tackle problems

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills with an ability to break down complex technical systems to help business partners understand the value

  • Strong technical collaboration and communication skills 

  • Ability to collaborate with other teams across the company, defining technology roadmaps, sharing experiences, and lessons learned for continual improvement

Compensation & Benefits:

  • Competitive salary and intentionally remote work environment

  • Health/Dental/Vision/Life/AD&D/STD/LTD available after 90 days with employer premium contribution

  • 401k with company match available after 6 months

  • PTO and paid holidays

  • More perks & benefits

To be considered for this position, please submit your current resume and salary requirements.

To learn more about our company, visit www.snappykraken.com/demo