Senior Platform Engineer


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 Senior Platform Engineer
Everbridge: a fast-growing global provider of SaaS-based critical communications and enterprise safety solutions currently have a fantastic opportunity for a Senior Platform Engineer to be based in Bangalore, India.   About the Position:Are you motivated by a strong sense of purpose in doing work that helps keep people safe and business running daily, with results that regularly make headlines? Are you passionate about innovating at the industry’s cutting edge in developing solid architectural principles, operability guidelines, progressive scaling methodologies, and other sophisticated techniques to reliably deploy and operate critical technology infrastructure at scale? Do you have an appetite for streamlining inefficient practices, reducing toil through automated methods, and proactively anticipating and eliminating operations problems before they occur? If so, this position is a promising opportunity for you to join the Everbridge Platform Engineering team in a hands-on role driving the design, implementation, and operation of our global platforms. About the TeamAs the Everbridge Platform Engineering team, we are responsible for developing and extending our internal platforms that power the extensive portfolio of Everbridge's Crisis Management solutions.  Everbridge believes in the power of platforms to create leverage and empower developers. Our internal platforms enable our developer teams to accelerate their delivery of world-class services that delight our customers. The platforms that we support automate the global delivery, maintenance and operation of critical information systems to help keep people safe and businesses running. We are a distributed engineering team that works in a heterogeneous blend of worldwide public and private cloud services, committed to serving our internal customers by doing the right thing, and doing things right. What you'll doing:Keep people safe and businesses running.Collaborate across Agile teams with Architects, Developers, Quality, Data, Security, and Site Reliability Engineers on designing and implementing readily consumable, highly reliable and scalable platforms that support Everbridge’s wide-ranging services portfolio.Develop comprehensive automation of provisioning, deployment, configuration and telemetry management processes in production and pre-release environments.Quickly and efficiently troubleshoot operational issues, providing effective support that ensures we realize our internal service level objectives.Identify process improvement opportunities within Operations and Development, recommending solutions, contributing to their implementation, and facilitating continuous improvement.Develop, implement and maintain continuous integration and continuous deployment pipelines that exemplify best practices.Develop a solid understanding of Everbridge’s business process, workflows and data.Mentor junior engineers, and routinely share proven practices that help teams grow.Have fun while working hard to make a difference.  What you’ll bring:Previous experience contributing in pre-production and production environments as a Site Reliability, DevOps, SaaS or Technical Operations, or Software Development      engineering roleDedicated commitment to technical excellence and quality customer serviceProven ability to write code in one or more modern programming language. (Python, Go, Ruby, Perl or Java) Expertise in using GitHub’s or GitLab’s basic and advanced features, and deep familiarity with Git porcelain and plumbing functionality as applied to practical infrastructure code and configuration data managementSubject matter expertise with IaaS/PaaS solutions, similar to an AWS Solutions Architect or equivalentSubject matter expertise and hands-on familiarity regarding automation tools typically utilized in an Infrastructure as Code paradigm Familiarity with tools and processes characterizing a Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery environment, encompassing pipeline-driven provisioning, orchestration, configuration management, and operations monitoringFamiliarity with cloud networking architectures, operations and monitoring, including network and applications security best practicesProduction caliber UNIX/Linux operating systems and environments, at scale and encompassing security maintenance
Bonus if: Familiarity with platform engineering principles, implemented as a suite of functionality that provides consistent and reliable services to the applications layer which it  supportsContinuous integration and deployment/delivery pipelines facilitating DevOps best practicesProvisioning, deployment and   configuration management tools supporting an Infrastructure as Code paradigm. (Terraform, AWS CloudFormation, GoogleBuild, Saltstack, Ansible, Puppet)Application virtualization, containerization, and service-oriented-architecture technologies, e.g.HashiCorp suite products (Terraform, Packer)Infrastructure/application logging, telemetry, monitoring and alerting solutions, e.g. (Datadog, SumaLogic, AWS CloudWatch)RDBMS, NoSQL, and hybrid data tier platforms, e.g. (MongoDB, ElasticSearch, Postgres)Infrastructure tooling required to maintain positive control over systems security About Everbridge  Our team makes a difference during the most difficult times and challenging situations. Our people are dedicated to solving problems. Our software was built to save lives. Our unifying mission is to keep people safe and businesses running. Want to know more about one of the fastest growing SaaS companies...? One that’s not only a great place to work but does something amazing, SAVES LIVES..!! Headquartered in the great cities of Boston and Los Angeles, with operations all over the world, our team of 1100+ dedicated employees support over 5200 global customers every day in their most crucial moments. During public safety threats such as active assailant situations, terrorist attacks or severe weather conditions, as well as critical business events such as IT outages or cyber-attack incidents, customers rely on our SaaS-based platform to quickly and reliably aggregate and assess threat data, locate people at risk and responders able to assist, automate the execution of pre-defined communications processes, and track progress on executing response plans. Our culture is all about “Making a Difference,” and we are proud to serve:·        25% of the FTSE 100·        8 of the 10 largest U.S. cities·        9 of the 10 largest U.S.-based investment banks·        25 of the 25 busiest North American airports·        6 of the 10 largest global automakers·        Over 1,000 Hospitals As we continue to grow and transform the field of critical event management, we need passionate, committed individuals to help us carry out our mission. Click here to learn more about what we do. Do you think you have what it takes to make a difference? Apply to be a part of our award-winning team today! Everbridge is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, color, religion, or sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.  
Job tags: Ansible AWS CloudFormation Elasticsearch Git Gitlab Go Java Linux MongoDB Packer Perl Postgres Puppet Python Ruby Terraform Unix Virtualization
Job region(s): Asia/Pacific
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