Lead Cloud Infrastructure Engineer (DevOps)

Cluj-Napoca, Romania

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As an industry leader and Software-as-a-Service provider our mission at 8x8, Inc. [NYSE: EGHT] is to transform the future of business communications. The 8x8 Open Communications Platform (TM) uniquely brings together Voice, Video, Collaboration, Contact Center, and enterprise-class API solutions, helping businesses across the globe transform their customer and employee experience, and empowering workforces worldwide to work smarter.
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8x8 is in the process of changing, modernizing and consolidating our infrastructure, systems and deployment practices. We are a global unified telecommunications company and as such we have a global infrastructure consisting of multiple physical data centers and Cloud (AWS, OCI) regions. We are looking for someone up to the challenge to help us bring order, consistency, high availability and consistency across what we do on the data & database management side. The goal is to help us build shared infrastructure services and automate everything from a data services point-of-view, whether it’s a database, NoSQL, or something that holds data to be consumed by others. We’re looking at migrating our infrastructure to Kubernetes so almost everything we do should be done in Kubernetes as much as possible.

Responsabilities:

  • Running scrum, working sessions and daily stand-up meetings
  • Write Infra, SysOps and DevOps documentation and perform architectural reviews
  • Experience in public cloud (OCI and AWS preferred) and on-premises infrastructure
  • Lead transformation projects for cross team implementation work, in particular around on-prem services migration to public cloud, docker containers and Kubernetes
  • People management skills are a must
  • Worked closely with full Product Teams (Product Managers, Tech Leads, Engineering Managers and Operations roles)
  • Experience in dynamic operations project management, able to lead team projects, including routine updates and communication to upper management

Qualifications:

  • Understanding of Infrastructure layer migration approach and planning to public cloud.
  • Proven experience in Linux systems administration, working with containers (Docker and Kubernetes preferred), working with virtualization technology (VMware preferred)
  • Strong hands-on technical experience, knowledge and understanding of public cloud (OCI and AWS preferred)
  • System configuration automation (scripting, Terraform, Ansible), monitoring, alerting, log collection and analysis, builds and performance monitoring/tuning
  • Proficient English language skills
  • B.S. Computer Science or related field, would be a plus

Working at 8x8:

  • Industry leading, award winning technology and recognised on two Gartner Magic Quadrants
  • Inclusive, supportive and collaborative culture yet with a winning mentality
  • Encouragement and environment to make a difference
  • Fun – check out our Instagram posts in the UK, Romania and the US, the smiles are real
  • Deep passion for doing the best for our customers, giving them the best service and the best technology
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Job tags: Ansible AWS Docker High availability Kubernetes Linux Terraform Virtualization VMware
Job region(s): Europe
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