Senior Manager, DevOps

Engineering San Diego, California Boston, Massachusetts New York, New York Chicago, Illinois


The DevOps team at seismic uses open-source tools like Terraform, Kubernetes, and Ansible to drive automation of infrastructure as code. As we continue to grow and scale our product we continuously iterate to improve operational best practices for build, release, deployment, and reliability. 

Our DevOps engineers play a critical role in the success of our product as we focus to shorten the process of development to delivery. With a solid understanding of software engineering, our geographically distributed team creates tools, scripts, and frameworks to help teams quickly and reliably release code to production. Additionally, we work closely with development teams to drive the adoption of tools and best practices throughout the SDLC. Initiatives you work on may include streamlining identity and access management, standing up a new environment, evaluating CNCF tools, or expanding into new clouds.

Who You Are:

  • You possess a strong sense of ownership and take pride in the work that you do
  • Thrive in ambiguous situations, you know when to take charge and move forward
  • Passionate for automation, you understand that automation not only saves time, but allows developers to spend more time doing what they do best - code!
  • Well versed in best practices in the DevOps and Cloud Engineering fields

What you will be doing:

  • Build, scale, and secure application cloud infrastructure using tools like Terraform, Kubernetes, and Docker 
  • Coach and mentor engineers and managers to be more effective and successful
  • Increase efficiency and reliability across Engineering and Product teams
  • Collaborate with Engineering teams to define and promote end-to-end ownership of services
  • Improve how we define, monitor and respond to issue and alerts
  • Securely manage and access secrets and credentials
  • Evaluate emerging technologies and trends to meet  business needs and objectives

What you bring to the team:

  • 2+ years experience in an engineering management role
  • 5+ years in a relevant DevOps role as an individual contributor
  • Experience and knowledge working with Azure, AWS or GCP
  • Experience with container-based deployments and orchestration tools (e.g. Kubernetes)
  • Infrastructure automation management and provisioning experience (e.g. Terraform, Ansible)
  • Comfortable operating in a GNU/Linux or *BSD environment
  • Fundamental understanding of Git, GitHub, and CI/CD pipeline tools
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills
  • Proven track record of delivery of high-quality software in a fast-paced environment

What we have for you:

  • Generous PTO, paid holidays, and paid sick leave
  • Competitive Medical, Dental and Vision Plans
  • Robust 401(k) fund options with company matching
  • Catered meals, happy hours, healthy snacks, and coffee bar
  • Seismic Cares volunteer program
  • #OneSeismic culture that celebrates wins, encourages autonomy, ownership, and transparency
About Us:

Seismic, ranked as one of the best places to work by Inc. Magazine, is a rapidly growing Forbes Cloud 100 company and the market leader in sales enablement platforms. Seismic equips teams with the knowledge, messaging, and personalized content they need to engage with prospective buyers in the most effective and compelling manner during their buying journeys. Seismic has more than 700 customers across global, enterprise, and SMB segments, including IBM, American Express, PayPal, Rockwell Automation, and Quest Diagnostics - and is helping these companies achieve higher win rates, larger deal sizes, and improved customer retention rates. With 14 offices around the world, Seismic has more than 800 employees. Our board of directors is comprised of industry luminaries, including John Thompson, chairman of the board for Microsoft.