Director of Distributed Network Operations for SaaS Company

Technical Integrity is actively seeking a hands-on manager with deep Distributed Network Architecture background, to help our well funded startup client scale their Operations infrastructure for their SaaS platform.  This is an opportunity to play in the big leagues in the BigData realm.  Processing millions of transactions hourly, this organization has a majority market share in their realm and they continue to grow.  Want to use and own the latest Ops and Network technologies while managing and mentoring a team? Keep reading.

The Culture

Our client is proud of their culture and it’s resulted in incredibly happy employees. This is a company who operates worldwide, but has very tight knit teams in Colorado.  If you’re down to earth, collaborative and you have a lot to offer the world and you’re excited about sharing it, please keep reading.

The Job

  • Design cloud-based infrastructure for high reliability and availability in an existing fast paced environment.  Automate the deployment and maintenance of cloud platform technologies
  • Direct all activities associated with infrastructure performance and reliability including capacity planning, trends, and application performance
  • Act as Player-Coach of an existing and growing team of Sys Admins, DevOps Engineers, Reliability Engineers & DBA’s that support our client’s cloud applications and services
  • Architect, monitor and model system stability, performance in a 24×7 environment
  • Work closely with Information Security personnel to grow and maintain a secure platform

The Required Skills

  • 10 or more years experience architecting, managing and running highly available and     secure platforms that can handle incredible levels of data throughput
  • Expert understanding of networking/distributed computing environments
  • Experience with large-scale SaaS/Cloud deployments, preferably Amazon Web Services
  • Strong exposure to continuous integration and continuous deployment
  • Excellent acumen with NoSQL database systems (MySQL, Oracle, MongoDB,  DynamoDB, CouchDB, or Cassandra)
  • Experience setting strategy and allocating resources in support of Cloud based software solutions
  • Comfortable deploying and supporting a wide range of software and networking services
  • Experience deploying and configuring monitoring and trending software and services (Cacti, Munin, CloudKick, Zenoss,  etc)
  • Solid scripting experience in a variety of languages
  • Practical experience deploying and maintaining Puppet, Chef and similar tools
  • Ability pivot on priorities with a moments notice
  • Experience working within an agile development environment