Cloud Automation Engineer

Engineering & Technology Dublin, Ireland


Description

About Us: 

Our mission is to elevate leading brands through unforgettable digital connections with their customers. Sitecore delivers a composable digital experience platform that empowers the world’s smartest and largest brands to build lifelong relationships with their customers. A highly decorated industry leader, Sitecore is the leading company bringing together content, commerce, and data into one connected platform that delivers millions of digital experiences every day. Thousands of blue-chip companies including American Express, Porsche, Starbucks, L’Oréal, and Volvo Cars rely on Sitecore to provide more engaging, personalized experiences for their customers. Learn more at Sitecore.com. 

Sitecore’s foundation is our diverse group of passionate, smart, innovative, and collaborative individuals located across four continents and over 25 countries. Having a wide range of perspectives, experiences, and skills is what makes us the company we are today. The Sitecore values  are what drive and unite us across the globe. 

About the Role/ The opportunity:
 

We are seeking a senior engineer passionate about automation to build a next-generation DevOps culture. You will live and breathe infrastructure-as-code and work with technologies such as Ansible, Kubernetes, ELK, Terraform, Docker, and a wide variety of other cloud-native solutions. You will design and develop automation solutions to support infrastructure-as-code applications and will work collaboratively with product engineering, test automation, and operations to deliver these new capabilities and streamline current processes.  

Senior engineers are responsible for setting technical direction, defining paths to accomplish target state, and work across organizational boundaries to achieve system goals. 

 What You’ll Do/ The Opportunity: 

  • Work on impactful projects within a small, agile team to advance our overall platform  
  • Act as Ansible SME and mentor for other admins and developers 
  • Automate the buildout of Cloud based infrastructure solutions  
  • Drive and design technical innovation, efficiency in infrastructure operations via automation and orchestration working together with Cloud Architects 
  • Document infrastructure builds and create system support run books 
  • Building, and maintaining distributed infrastructure 
  • Act as a mentor for junior and mid-level engineers 

 What You Need to Succeed: 

  • At least 4 years of experience in deployment automation/configuration management - e.g., Chef, Terraform, Ansible, CloudFormation or others  
  • At least 3 years of experience with one or more cloud providers - e.g., Azure, GCP, AWS  
  • Experience with provisioning resources in the cloud with focus on automation leveraging enterprise tools (Azure ARM templates, Terraform)  
  • Experience in containerization technologies 
  • Configuring and maintaining system monitoring tools - e.g., New Relic, Prometheus 
  • Excellent analytical and interpersonal skills 
     

Additional Skills That Could Set You Apart: 

  • Mixed experience with IaaS, Paas and Saas 
  • Solid understanding of continuous integration and continuous delivery concepts and tools -e.g., TeamCity, Azure DevOps, Jenkins  
  • Experience with container hosting and orchestration and a strong belief that Infrastructure as Code is the way forward 

 Technologies we work with 

  • Kubernetes, Docker, TerraForm, Ansible, Chef, CloudFormation 
  • Microsoft Azure Cloud, NET, Web API 
  • Redis, Elasticsearch 
  • Atlassian Bamboo, Jira, Confluence 
  • GIT, BitBucket 

 Why you should click ‘Apply’: 

  • We are passionate about new technologies and growing! We are tapping into an exciting $30B market opportunity that is still very much in its infancy and feel It’s never been a better time to join Sitecore as we look to grow by 30% YoY. Growth for us means growth for you and your career. 
  • Great team and company culture! You can find out more about our company culture, a typical day in the Engineering team, and  our commitment to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace, on our YouTube Channel. Thanks to the work of every employee globally, Sitecore has been recognized for award-winning Culture by Comparably.