Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Remote / United States
Prefect is an equal-opportunity employer. Members of under-represented groups are encouraged to apply!
Are you looking for an incredible opportunity to work with a high-growth SaaS company? Our workflow orchestration platform bridges the gap between data engineers and data scientists, allowing them to do what they do best. We are looking for enthusiastic new additions to our team who are excited by the question “what will you build?”
As a Senior member of our DevOps team at Prefect, you will develop, maintain and protect our infrastructure that is built in a cloud native environment. We have harnessed the power of the latest technologies to provide for our Cloud API’s high demand and scale and we are continuously evolving the scale and protection around our networks and systems. In this role, you will immerse yourself in our product, understand the importance of its uptime and be responsible for designing and building the next generation of our technical stack.
At Prefect we believe everyone is responsible for their code. With that said, we’re looking for a dev ops evangelist to help drive infrastructure initiatives and provide templated ways that allow our team to run their code. You will develop, monitor, and protect our cloud-native technology in Prefect Cloud, at the same time, lend your expertise to the development of our Prefect Open Source product.
What you’ll be doing (core responsibilities):
Harden and scale our cloud native environment
Manage our App Security Pipeline for scanning, detecting, and remediating vulnerabilities
Engineer around a 0-Downtime Rule
Select and manage relationships with security vendors and partners
Coordinate security reviews and pen-testing
“Run Prefect on Prefect”— automate our infraops backbone and configuration management
Develop security policies and procedures to protect our servers, operating systems, clients
Stay up to date with the latest announcements, products and security vulnerabilities
Mentor and provide leadership to other members of our DevOps and Engineering team.
Qualifications (you must have):
5+ years experience working with Kubernetes, Docker
Experience with Prometheus, or at least some standard monitoring systems
Passion for Infrastructure as Code and CI/CD Best Practices
Expertise in securing cloud workloads
2+ years experience working with Python
2+ years experience deploying and monitoring Database technologies (e.g., PostgreSQL)
About you (we’d like you to have):
Relevant certifications, e.g. CISSP
Go development experience
Contribute to the Open Source tools that we use at Prefect, such as kubernetes, prometheus, linkerd, honeycomb, Vault, terraform
Willing to take the extra time to build effective interpersonal relationships that create channels constructive, open, healthy communication