Software Engineer Principal (Python / Ruby/ Golang/ DevOps)

Software EngineeringRemote, Bengaluru, India


We’re Progress – we offer the best platform for building and deploying tomorrow’s applications quickly and easily. We are bold, forward-thinking innovators who build things that work and care about our customers. We invent and reinvent every day, work together as one, value and respect each other and cheer our wins. Join us as a Principal  Engineer in Infra BU  in Bangalore, to work on Chef which is one of top 3 enterprise product in Devops & Devsecops space.

In Chef, we develop the world's best products for managing applications and infrastructure at scale, and we deploy them to solve real problems in all kinds of industries. We get to work with the latest in cloud and container technologies. We have the opportunity not just to follow but to shape best practice. Our platform is used to enable billions of people around the world to chat, fly, present, bank, game, shop, and learn. Chances are the applications and devices you use every day have infrastructure built, deployed, secured and run with our code.

What You’ll Do: 

  • Implement and improve the whole life cycle of services, from inception and design, monitoring, and metrics to deployment (on-premise and cloud-based), operations, and refinement
  • Identifies the appropriate software architecture based on the requirements and design elements
  • Support services before they go live through activities like system design consulting, developing software platforms and frameworks, capacity planning, and launch reviews
  • Maintain services once they are live by measuring and monitoring availability, latency, and overall system health
    Collaborate with internal and external teams on release management activities, including developing automated deployment and testing tools
  • Work as part of an agile team to proactively communicate status and complete deliverables on schedule
  • Propose and implement continuous improvement activities
  • Work on the standardization and documentation of common DevOps procedures
  • Participate in the development of new features and bug fixes on Progresses custom build services
  • Practice sustainable incident response and blameless postmortems and guide ticket resolution for our key applications and platforms
  • Assist your team and others in diagnosing and correcting build failures
  • Teach, mentor, and learn from your team of world class engineers
  • Collaborate with various stakeholders of the project including product management, UX, other teams as well as customers.

Who You Are: 

  • Bachelor’s Degree with 10 - 12+ years of relevant experience, or Master’s Degree with 8+ years of relevant experience or
  • Experience in one of High level programming language like Python/Ruby/Golang. Preference is for Ruby/Golang
  • Hands-on Knowledge of any one of public cloud like AWS, Azure, GCP for 3-5 years
  • Knowledgeable in bash
  • Good Analytical and troubleshooting skill
  • Addresses problems in a logical manner and presents & implements recommendations for resolution
  • Familiar with Linux system internals.
  • Comfortable with cloud based platforms as well as tools such as Terraform and Docker.
  • Experience in managing AWS or Azure environments.
  • Experience with Kubernetes , K8s networking and debugging .
  • An independent self-starter with a willingness to learn new things through experimentation and research

What we offer in return is the opportunity to join a talented team of bright and nice people and to also enjoy :

  • 30 days of earned leaves plus an extra day off for your birthday, various other leaves like marriage leave , Casual leave, Maternity leave , Paternity Leave. 
  • Premium Group medical Insurance for employee and 5 dependents ,personal accident insurance coverage,Life insurance coverage
  • Professional development reimbursement 
  • Interest subsidy on loans - either vehicle or personal loans.

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Together, We Make Progress

Progress is an inclusive workplace where opportunities to succeed are available to everyone. As a multicultural company serving a global community, we encourage a wide range of points of view and celebrate our diverse backgrounds. Our unique combination of perspectives inspires innovation, connects us to our customers and positively affects our communities. It is only by working together and learning from each other that we make Progress. Join us!