Lead / Sr. Developer – DevOps / Containers

Buurst is looking for a Rockstar DevOps Lead /Sr. Developer. In this role you will be responsible for driving our containerization strategy and implementation under the guidance of the Product Architect and CTO. This includes design and implementation.


·         Implement container-based deployments including scalability, High Availability, and node monitoring

·         Work with development teams and product managers to deliver first class software solutions

·         Provide detailed design documentation

·         Develop and unit test deliverables

·         Mentor other team members

·         Troubleshoot, debug and fix product issues

·         Interface with various organizations and upper management on status and roadblocks

·         Participate in design discussions



·         5-8+ years of experience in the IT industry

·         3+ years of strong hands-on experience designing and implementing container (Docker) solutions on OpenShift/Kubernetes

·         Infrastructure/Automation – scaling solutions, infrastructure monitoring perspective

·         Minimum 2+ years’ experience with Apache Kafka type technologies

·         Experience standing up and administrating cloud / premise Kafkfa / Kubernetes Environments

·         Experience designing and implementing scalable highly available event driven micro-services

·         Hands on coding with Object Oriented Programming Languages (Java, python, etc)

·         Good Communication Skills

·         Experience with service mesh technologies a plus

·         Knowledge of CI/CD and expertise with Infrastructure as Code/automation technologies (Puppet/Chef/Ansible/Terraform/CloudFormation)

·         High proficiency with a scripting language (e.g. Python, Bash) and using the scripting language to solve complex problems/automate workflows.

·         Experience in architecture, design, build, and operationalization of microservices environments

·         Linux administration experience preferred

·         Excellent verbal and written communication and presentation skills

·         Computer Science degree or equivalent experience

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