• 5+ years of software support, reliability, or operations engineering experience in a production environment, either on bare-metal or public cloud
  • 2+ years experience in successfully developing a team of 4-7 engineers on large-scale projects that included technical deep-dives and production troubleshooting in the areas of distributed systems, code, networking, storage, and operating systems
  • Strong leadership skills and the ability to empower teams
  • Experience providing the technical vision for systems and infrastructure teams.
  • Strong perspective and collaborative partnership that inspires change, and motivates engineers to develop simple solutions to sophisticated operational or reliability challenges
  • Built services and systems, have successfully taken projects from inception to production, and are comfortable diving in to provide leadership for major projects when needed
  • Capable of leading a discussion with upper management, and are able to tailor the level of technical detail to suit your audience
  • Some experience supporting or implementing services on any or all of the following: MySQL/PostgreSQL, CloudSQL, Hadoop, Druid, Terraform, Kubernetes, GCP products
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