This is a hands-on software development and systems operations role supporting Qikspace's cloud services. In this position, you will be part of a team building web-based applications and scalable cloud-based APIs. You will help choose and deploy open-source tools and technologies to build and support a robust infrastructure, with an emphasis on operational self-service and continuous deployment.
As a critical member of a team creating cloud-based applications and services to support Qikspaces's PRM experiences, you will be expected to install and configure a variety of SQL and NoSQL databases, web servers, application frameworks, caches, and distributed messaging systems. You will be responsible for automating the deployment and configuration of the virtualized infrastructure and the entire software stack. Qualifications
Experience performing and automating systems administration tasks using two or more of Chef, Puppet, Ansible, Cfengine Experience installing and configuring a variety of SQL and NoSQL databases such as MySQL, PostgreSQL, MongoDB, Cassandra, Redis
Experience deploying and scaling high-traffic services in the cloud (AWS/EC2, Google, etc.)
Experience with software testing, and familiarity with Test-Driven and Behavior-Driven Development (TDD/BDD), Continuous Integration, and Continuous Deployment
Extremely comfortable with Linux, shell-scripting, git, Jenkins Strong communication skills and the desire to teach and mentor other engineers
Degree in Computer Science or related field preferred, but overwhelming weight will be given to experience and prior accomplishments.