Cloud Operations Engineer

  • Samsung
  • Vancouver, BC, Canada
  • Sep 11, 2019
Full time Engineering

Job Description

Position Summary

Do Something Big.

Do you believe in the power of technology to help shape a brighter future and a stronger global community? Are you inspired by the possibilities? Are innovation, camaraderie, and the pursuit of excellence part of your innate drive? Then you've got what it takes to succeed at Samsung.

We are hiring on attitude and aptitude. At Samsung you will develop and operate systems at a truly global scale. You will have the opportunity to travel and to learn about other cultures. We have a comprehensive training plan for our engineers and we provide time for you to engage with the tech community. If this sounds interesting to you, we want to talk!

Role and Responsibilities

Our team is growing. We are looking for highly motivated cloud operations engineers who are results oriented and love the craft of designing, building, and automating. You will join and collaborate with teams of the best and brightest infrastructure engineers and developers. You will work on leading edge global projects.

You are a self-starter who is passionate about technology and security. You love staying on top of current innovations. Your positive attitude towards change and continuous improvement sets you apart.

What You'll Do

  • Install, administer and troubleshoot Linux infrastructure
  • Perform operational and DevOps tasks in our AWS cloud-based infrastructure using DevOps principles
  • Research, design and build tools and systems to improve the time to market of our products
  • Perform research & development to deliver scalable, flexible and robust architectures using infrastructure such as code, immutable infrastructure and ops automation in our cloud environments (primarily AWS)
  • Automate the configuration and deployment of monitoring and management services
  • Drive improvement in monitoring and logging to help identify key performance metrics
  • Design and write tools and scripts to provide automation and self-services solutions for other teams
  • Monitor application usage, anticipate problems and research solutions for customer issues
  • Deploy operation tools to facilitate Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery
  • Automate security check and hardening of the infrastructure

Skills and Qualifications

What You'll Bring

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent;
  • 5 years of relevant SysAdmin, DevOps or SRE experience
  • Extensive cloud based platforms such as Amazon Web Services (AWS) to develop and maintain highly available and scalable architecture
  • Desire to automate, optimize and drive efficiency of operations in global services
  • Solid understanding of current web and internet technologies like Nginx, Tomcat, NodeJS, PHP
  • Strong troubleshooting/debugging skills and a passion for problem solving
  • Experience with CI/CD tools (Jenkins, Spinnaker, Github, Packer, Artifactory, Circle CI, AWX)
  • Experience administrating, deploying and managing Linux: Ubuntu, Red Hat or CentOS systems
  • Experience in Docker, Kubernetes, EKS and serverless technologies like AWS Lambda
  • Proficiency with common scripting languages (python, shell, Ansible, Terraform etc.)
  • Experience with various database technologies like MySQL, MongoDB, etc.
  • Experience with logging & monitoring tools like ELK, Nagios, Datadog, Prometheus

Samsung is an equal opportunity employer. We thank you for your interest in working for Samsung; only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.


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