DevOps Engineer

Location: South San Francisco, California Salary: competitive
Sector: Cloud Type: Contract

We are looking for an experienced DevOps Engineer in the areas of cloud infrastructure and automation to join the scientific team in support of a large-scale HPC and DevOps integration project. This position will take place at a world class Life Science organization and will be working closely between IT and research teams to design, deploy and integrate DevOps solutions to the existing infrastructure.

Key Responsibilities

  • Use automation and CI/CD methods to develop and deploy private and public cloud applications in support of various projects
  • Assist with projects to support and enhance the HPC environment and provide DevOps support
  • Work directly with software developers, technical architects and support personnel to define, document, and manage requirements
  • Troubleshoot issues with production environments, escalating as needed to Engineering team
  • Support cloud-based infrastructure maintenance and enhancement activities from an operational perspective
  • Support additional development efforts as appropriate


  • B.S. or B.A. degree in information systems, engineering, or computer science required
  • Experience supporting HPC environments and DevOps in Cloud and/or HPC environments
  • Proficient skills in at least one of the following languages: Python, Java, Ruby, bash
  • Proficient with git and git workflows
  • Experience with Infrastructure as Code tools such as CloudFormation, Terraform, Ansible, Chef, Puppet
  • Experience with CI/CD tools to automate testing and deployment, such as Jenkins or Travis CI
  • Plus: Experience with deployment of scientific applications
  • Plus: Experience with R
  • Plus: Hands-on experience with at least one cloud provider AWS, GCP, or Azure

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