DevOps Engineer - Evening Shift

Software Development United States


Description

Come join Tyler Technologies as a DevOps Engineer!  The Tyler Cloud Platform team is looking for Engineers to build and run the services and infrastructure that power the platform.

This position will work an evening schedule to improve our team’s ability to support our clients as broadly throughout the day as possible.

We are hiring high quality engineers with a diverse set of experiences and skill sets for positions on the cloud platform team delivering the vision of Connected Communities. The strongest candidates will have a solid operations expertise and demonstrated software development experience on large scale cloud infrastructure.  Our clients count on us to provide exceptional availability, scalability, and security for services and infrastructure.  As an DevOps Engineer, you’ll be on a team of engineers whose mission it is to build and improve Tyler’s most critical cloud services.

Are you up to the challenge?

Responsibilities

  • Architect, author, champion, and deliver software to improve the availability, scalability, and security of Tyler’s Cloud Platform services.
  • Design, build and manage systems, infrastructure and applications through automation that support self sufficiency
  • Deploy, support, and monitor new and existing services, platforms, and application stacks
  • Use scalable testing to measure, report, tune, and optimize system performance
  • Develop tools to improve our ability to rapidly deploy and effectively monitor services in a large-scale Kubernetes environment.
  • Participate in periodic on-call duties
  • Recommend new solutions and technologies
  • Collaborate with team and others to share operational best practices
  • Function well in a fast-paced, rapidly changing environment.
  • Cover after hours support needs with core hours from 5pm to 1am Pacific Time, M-F
  • Provide an escalation path to the rest of the team after hours.

Qualifications

  • 3+ years in a UNIX-based large-scale web operations role.
  • 5+ years programming experience in Python, Perl, Node, Java/Scala, or C#
  • 3+ years designing and implementing, large-scale AWS production workloads
  • Experience with large scale Kubernetes architectures and configuration
  • Expert scripting knowledge, specifically for systems automation
  • UNIX/Linux systems administration background
  • Knowledge of most of these: data structures, relational and non-relational databases, networking, Linux internals, file systems, web architecture, and related topics
  • Ability to guide technical teams through design and implementation across an organization
  • Previous experience working an evening shift with geographically distributed coworkers.
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills (including listening, speaking, and writing) and ability to work well in a diverse, team-focused environment with other DevOps, Engineers, Product Managers, etc.

Preferred Experience

  • Experienced in configuration and deployment of containers at scale in AWS EKS, ECS, and Fargate
  • Experienced in configuration, management, and monitoring of DataDog
  • Experience authoring infrastructure using tools such as cloud-formation or terraform
  • Experienced in configuration and management of CI/CD tooling like Github Actions, Jenkins or CircleCI
  • Experienced database engineer with MySQL, specifically Aurora