Senior DevOps Engineer

Engineering San Jose, California


Position: Senior DevOps Engineer

Location: San Jose, CA

For over 10 years, Zscaler has been disrupting and transforming the security industry. Our 100% purpose built cloud platform delivers the entire gateway security stack as a service through 150 global data centers to securely connect users to their applications, regardless of device, location, or network in over 185 countries protecting over 3,500 companies and 100 Million threats detected a day.

We work in a fast paced, dynamic and make it happen culture. Our people are some of the brightest and passionate in the industry that thrive on being the first to solve problems.  We are always looking to hire highly passionate, collaborative and humble people that want to make a difference.  

Responsibilities/What You’ll Do:
  • Develop and deliver automation software to improve the commit workflow.
  • Deploy and Monitor cloud applications in the Public Cloud Infrastructure such as AWS and Azure. 
  • Deploy and Monitor cloud infrastructure.
  • Develop self-service, self-healing, synthetic monitoring and alerting platform and tools
  • Develop, manage, and deploy jobs in the Build and test automation tools such as Jenkins, Bamboo.
  • Champion and drive the adoption of Infrastructure as Code (IaC) practices and mindset
  • Ability to use a wide variety of open source technologies and cloud services.
  • Collaborate with other core development team members to define roadmap, design, and build solutions.
NOTE:  U.S. Citizenship and residency is required for this position due to the nature of customers assigned to this role

Qualifications/Your Background:
  • 5+ years experience in a SaaS/ Cloud/Distributed environment growing at rapid scale
  • Minimum 2+ years of scripting experience (BashPython) is required
  • Experience with automation frameworks (Ansible preferred, Chef, Puppet, Terraform) and CI-CD tools (Jenkins, Bamboo)
  • Strong Linux skills, FreeBSD specific experience is a plus
  • Basic Networking skills (TCP/IP, DNS, LACP, CARP) for testing and troubleshooting is required
  • A working understanding of code and script (C, C++, Python, Perl)


  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or similar discipline with MS degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering preferred

Why Zscaler?

People who excel at Zscaler are smart, motivated and share our values. Ask yourself: Do you want to team with the best talent in the industry? Do you want to work on disruptive technology? Do you thrive in a fluid work environment? Do you appreciate a company culture that enables individual and group success and celebrates achievement? If you said yes, we’d love to talk to you about joining our award-winning team.

Learn more at or follow us on Twitter @zscaler. Additional information about Zscaler (NASDAQ : ZS ) is available at  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.