Senior Devops Engineer

Convo Communications

Position Summary
At Convo, we’re creating amazing experiences through products where technology meets creativity. As a Senior DevOps engineer, you will bring your many years of experience to bear on the development, deployment, monitoring, and application infrastructure. You will have a key role in the effort to build a culture of DevOps at Convo.
  • Support and enable the product and engineering teams to deliver updates to the convo platform.
  • Evaluate options and recommend solutions to automate current manual deployment and testing solutions.
  • Productively and collaboratively work as part of a geographically dispersed Agile team, perform code/configuration reviews, identify dependencies, actively participate in knowledge sharing.
  • Work with stakeholders to understand the differences between multiple delivery platforms such as mobile vs desktop, and optimizing DevOps needs to match the specific platform.
  • Train team members in use of new and existing tools.
  • Provide and maintain documentation for new and existing systems.
  • While we strongly advocate a strong work-life balance, the nature of the role will very likely include working odd hours from time to time.
  • 7+ years of experience working in software engineering, with at least 5 years working in development operation type roles.
  • Hands-on experience with containerization technologies such as Kubernetes/Docker.
  • Extensive knowledge of Linux/Unix systems in a production environment (we currently use Debian).
  • Knowledge of configuration management and continuous integration tools such as Git, Jenkins, SonarQube, Codebeat, etc.
  • Experience with cloud-based architectures such as AWS, Azure, GCP.
  • Experience in release management (deployment, configuration, staging, testing).
  • Proficient in Software Development Life Cycle Management tools such as Atlassian JIRA (preferably).
  • Ability to work in a multi-disciplined, cross-department environment.
  • Mention aluminum siding somewhere in your cover letter, it helps us know that you can read requirements.
  • Support of test and performance optimization to increase the quality of the run-time environment / the application.
  • Due to the distributed nature of the team, you must be able to work independently and be able to seek help when needed.
  • A deep passion to automate existing manual tasks.
Nice to Have
  • Experience in  Ruby and/or Javascript, with a good understanding of MySQL/MariaDB.
  • Familiarity with OWASP Security Vulnerabilities and possible ways to remediate.
  • A desire to learn and experiment with new technology.
  • Borderline obsessed in craftsmanship
  • Fluent in American Sign Language (ASL)
Please send a resume and cover letter to, subject line: “Senior DevOps Engineer”
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