We are exclusively representing a small, rapidly growing tech products company. They have bootstrapped themselves to a very high level of initial success, but 2020 will be a year of unprecedented growth as we role out an industry disruptive product. Our tech product is using by 10’s of thousands of end users daily, but we are expecting a 10X growth next year. As a result of moving our legacy product to a full cloud backend hosted on AWS, we are preparing for this growth. As a result, we are building out our small DevOps and SysOps team, adding a key Staff Site Reliability Engineer to help us with maintaining and scaling our AWS instances. You will be working closely with the Development teams to make sure that all new and existing applications work well together. You are NOT a Systems or NOC Engineer, but a Software Engineer with a role to develop for the Operations of our client. Scalable, reliable, secure and building out the infrastructure for this all to happen is key. Bay Area company with office in Portland and west of Toronto. Requirements Degree in Computer Science, along with a good mix of development and DevOps tools building. You are a Linux or Unix expert, and worked with various open source software including Nginx, Redis, MySQL and noSQL Databases. You are a strong software developer using Python, and some solid programming skills from early days like Java, C++, ROR, PHP You have a deep understanding of web development and architecture, including REST You have some experience as a DBA You have strong experience with CI/CD tools and are experienced in some such as Docker, Puppet, Chef, Kubernetes, Salt, Ansible, and others. You have a love for knowing about the latest and greatest tools to serve your Engineering platforms. Last but not least, you have several years of current experience in deploying web applications to the Cloud, whether it be AWS, GCP, Azure, BlueMix or other…in a distributed, containerized, service oriented architecture. Benefits Ground floor opportunity to be a key player in exponential growth curve of our client company. So you will have very meaningful work, with a very supportive and skilled Management team. Good marketplace salary, along with benefits, vacation, RRSP, mobile phone allowance, gym allowance, and stock options. Only one role, so apply in complete confidence. Apply in complete confidence today to be considered, as we are booking interviewing times with Director, Manager and team in coming week.