Lead DevOps Engineer- Engineering Platform


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About the Role
Climb on board and strap in your seatbelt if you're ready to be our next Lead DevOps Engineer. In this role, you will be a key player in the DevOps team based in Bangalore, India. You will get to build, manage, and improve Gojek's infrastructure via API driven communications at every level of cloud infrastructure. You will also be responsible for steering your DevOps team in the right direction, completing all KRAs within the given timeframes. Your work will help ensure that the backbone of distributed systems at Gojek is highly scalable, reliable, and able to withstand any blows it may face.

What You Will Do

  • Creation and management of highly scalable, reliable and fault tolerant infrastructure & networking that forms the backbone of distributed systems at Gojek
  • Improve overall security posture of infrastructure by implementing protective measures, efficiently in tandem with better ROI
  • Continuously improve code quality, product execution and customer delight
  • Communicate, collaborate and work effectively across distributed teams in a global environment
  • Continuously refactor applications to ensure high-quality design
  • Pair with team members on functional and nonfunctional requirements and spread design philosophy and goals across the team
  • Improve others ability to deliver great quality work and is someone who team members look up to in terms of craft
  • Contribute to improving team relatedness, and helps build a culture of camaraderie

What You Will Need

  • At least 4 years of hands-on experience running IaaS
  • Hands-on experience with Networking, Load Balancing, Rate Limiting, Traffic Shaping and Managing connectivity between networks
  • Deep knowledge of Linux as a production environment, container technologies. e.g. Docker, Infrastructure As Code such as Terraform and  K8s administration at large scale
  • Good knowledge of bash and strong hands on knowledge with scripting in programming languages such as python, ruby or golang as well as ability to improve upon current orchestrators and schedulers (Kubernetes or Mesos)
  • Good understanding of distributed system fundamentals and ability to troubleshoot issues in a larger distributed infrastructure along with understanding of microservices architecture, RESTful services and CI/CD
  • Excellent understanding of interactive application development paradigm, memory management, performance/resource optimisations, database interactions, network programming, concurrency and multithreading, fault tolerance, monitoring, security and operability of systems
  • Networking certifications such as CDCTP, CCNA and Kubernetes certifications such as CKA are a plus
  • Prior experience with AWS, GCP or Azure is a plus
About the Team
We are the heart of Gojek, the group that owns, improves and manages Gojek's engineering productivity, reliability, and observability across the board. We are responsible for the pillars of technology, science, and strategy across engineering, powering over 500+ microservices at Gojek. This team is focussed with the task of heavy lifting and supporting the engineering platform in terms of scalability, efficiency and automation. 
As a team, we’re concerned not only with the growth of the company, but each other’s personal and professional growths, too. Along with a common drive to solve problems, our team bonds over our shared love of tea, gripping movies, and the latest and best reads. With WFH becoming more normalized, you best believe we’ve been sharing our favorite ways to prioritize a healthy work-life balance at home (Netflix, anyone?😜 )

About Us
Gojek is a Super App. It’s one app for ordering food, commuting, digital payments, shopping, hyper-local delivery, and dozen other products. It is Indonesia’s first and only decacorn. It's also the only Southeast Asian startup to be part of Fortune's list of 'Companies That Changed The World.'
Our Mission: To create and scale positive socio-economic impact for our customers, driver-partners, business and MSMEs.
As of 2018, Gojek processed more than $9 billion annualised gross transaction value across all markets where it operates - in Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam and Indonesia. We have the largest food delivery product in Asia, (outside of China), and the largest payments wallet in Southeast Asia.
Our investors include Google, Facebook, PayPal, Sequoia Capital, Tencent Holdings among others.
Gojek is committed to building a diverse and inclusive workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, age, education status, or any other legally protected status.
Job tags: AWS Azure Bash CD CI Docker GCP Golang Kubernetes Linux Load Balancing Mesos Python Ruby Terraform
Job region(s): Asia/Pacific
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