As a Sr. Systems Engineer in Site Reliability Engineering at Lucid, you will be helping to build out next generation infrastructure all the while improving the status quo. Ideally, you are passionate about new opportunities and have a demonstrable track record of success in delivering measurable enhancements to infrastructure including scaling out to multiple regions, automated machine provisioning, infrastructure change management pipelines, hardware performance, and centralized governance. Building a reliable, scalable, and high-performance platform requires extraordinary technical expertise, a sound understanding of the fundamentals of various operating systems, and practical experience.
We are looking for extraordinary Engineers who have experience building infrastructure that supports a vast number of customers. You will have significant influence on our strategy by helping to define the infrastructure road map, drive the system architecture, and spearhead best practices to create and improve Lucid's internal and external platform. A commitment to teamwork and strong communication skills (to both business and technical partners) are absolute requirements. If you know how to deliver, are deeply technical and highly innovative, and relish the opportunity to delight customers with pioneering solutions to challenging problems, we want to talk to you!
Our mission is to help teams see and build the future. And we hold true to our core values of: (1) Innovation in everything we do; (2) Passion & excellence in every area; (3) Providing individual empowerment, initiative and ownership; and (4) Teamwork over ego.
Design, develop, test, deploy, maintain, and improve OS level system components
Diagnose and fix issues related to hardware outages
Monitor system performance and maintain contractual service level agreements
Manage project priorities, deadlines, and deliverables
Support and develop engineers by providing advice and coaching when needed
Other duties as assigned
BS Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, related technical field, or equivalent practical experience
Proficiency in one of the following: Python, Ruby, Bash or Powershell
Expert in one of the following: Ubuntu, Amazon Linux, OpenSUSE, Windows Server, Debian, CentOS or RHEL
5 years of industry experience
Experience building scalable, robust infrastructure
Experience with configuration management tools such as Chef, Puppet, and/or centralized governance tooling
Has contributed to large infrastructural changes across an organization
AWS experience a bonus
Experience working with infrastructure as code tools such as Terraform or CloudFormation
Can easily thrive working in an energizing environment
Important Note: These qualifications are what we are generally looking for but don’t expect you to meet them all. We know that everyone is an individual and brings with them additional knowledge and capabilities that will bring value with them to the job. We have an excellent mentorship program to help new employees come up to speed. If you tick off half or so of the bullet points and the others sound like areas you want to develop in, please apply.