Sr. DevOps Engineer



Software Engineering
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Posted on Monday, August 31, 2020
This posting is for an India-based engineer. We are not looking for part-time contractors, so please only apply if you're looking for a full-time position.
What does a Devops Engineer do at PeopleGrove?
PeopleGrove has built a dynamic cloud-based software platform for universities, companies, and nonprofits to power mentoring and networking initiatives. As a devops engineer , you'll become an integral member of a small team of engineers, working on our kubernetes cluster. Some of the practices we employ are Infrastructure automation, Continuous Integration/deployment, Configuration management, Microservices, serverless computing, Monitoring, Database management.

Projects you'll be working on:

  • We're focused on enhancing our product for our clients and their users, as well as streamlining operations and improving our technical foundation.
  • Writing scripts for procurement, configuration and deployment of instances (infrastructure automation) on GCP
  • Managing Kubernetes cluster
  • Manage product and services like VPC, Elasticsearch, cloud functions, rabbitMQ, redis servers, postgres infrastructure, app engine, etc.
  • Supporting developers in setting up infrastructure for services
  • Manage and improve microservices infrastructure
  • Managing high availability, low latency applications
  • Focus on security best practices to ensure assist in security and compliance activities


  • Minimum 5 years experience as DevOps
  • Minimum 2 years' experience with Kubernetes Cluster (Infrastructure as code, maintaining and scalability).
  • BASH expertise, node or python professional programming experience
  • Experience with setting up, configuring and using Jenkins or any CI tools, building CI/CD pipeline
  • Experience setting microservices architecture
  • Experience with package management and deployments
  • Thorough understanding of networking.
  • Understanding of all common services and protocols
  • Experience in web server configuration, monitoring, network design and high availability
  • Thorough understanding of DNS, VPN, SSL
  • Aware about security best practices
  • Have worked in Infrastructure as a code (Terraform / Pulumi)

Technologies you'll work with:

  • GKE, Prometheus, Grafana, Stackdriver
  • Infrastructure as a code (Pulumi)
  • ArgoCD and GitHub Actions
  • NodeJS Backend, Python Scripts
  • Postgres, ElasticSearch, Redis, RabbitMQ, BigQuery, Firebase
  • Whatever else you decide - we're constantly re-evaluating our stack and tools
  • Having prior experience with the technologies is a plus, but not mandatory for skilled candidates.


  • Remote Option - You can work from location of your choice :)
  • Reimbursement of Home Office Setup
  • Competitive Salary
  • Friendly atmosphere
  • Workation Policy
  • Remote offsites
  • Flexible paid vacation policy
At PeopleGrove, we don’t just accept difference — we celebrate it, we support it, and we thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our products, and our community. PeopleGrove is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.
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