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Sr Software Engineer
Date Posted:  9/15/2021
Job ID:  Job #4070
Employment Type: Salary
Location: Los AngelesCalifornia
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The world's leading live event high-tech ticketing company is seeking a Sr. Software Engineer. As a global and growing business, we can truly offer a world... of opportunities to expand your skills and develop your career, this could be a great opportunity for you!
STAND 8 provides end to end IT solutions to enterprise partners across the United States and with offices in LA, Atlanta, New York, Raleigh, and more.

TOP SKILLS

  • Proven experience as a Full stack Software engineer background (front end / backend / database driven application development)
  • Python development
  • Strong Linux operating system knowledge
  • Cloud application development
  • Infrastructure deployment automation
JOB DESCRIPTION
  • Gather required specifications, design the software framework and develop the necessary tools.
  • Deliver self-service tools to facilitate the usability of the datastore services to help the engineering
  • development (or developer) success.
  • Desired hands on usage of Git version control system and designing version control process
  • methodologies.
  • Collaborate with other database engineering teams to build tools in order to facilitate and increase the
  • efficiency of operation routine tasks.
  • Onboard, support and maintain the automation tools with users.
  • Participate OnCall duty for critical tool sets.
  • Strategize on building proactive monitoring and alerting to pre-empt outages.

QUALIFICATIONS
  • 5+ years of experience with programming languages (eg: Python and Python Framework such as Django, etc) in software engineering roles, with full stack database driven development experience using any of the following open source databases: MySQL, Cassandra, DynamoDB, PostgreSQL, MongoDB,
  • ElasticSearch or Hadoop.
  • 5+ years of experience with infrastructure automation and configuration management (eg: Ansible, SaltStack, Terraform, Puppet, Chef ), can orchestrate and automate complex administrative tasks.
  • 5+ years of experience with independent design and developing client tools experience from end to end.
  • 2+ years of experience with building microservices applications on container platforms such as Kubernetes.
  • 2+ years of experience in observability and alerting (eg: Prometheus, InfluxDB, ElasticSearch)
  • 2+ years of experience working with AWS DB solutions and their ecosystems (eg: Aurora, RDS, DynamoDB, lambda, EC2, Cloudwatch, Eventbus, SNS and AMI, Kafka etc.)
  • 2+ years of experience working the infrastructure of open-source databases (eg: MySQL, Cassandra, DynamoDB, PostgreSQL, MongoDB, ElasticSearch, or Hadoop).
  • Experience with Database observability or general system observability (metrics, dashboards, and alerts).
  • Experience designing CI/CD pipelines to maintain infrastructure code deployment
  • Strong fundamentals of Linux / Unix system knowledge

WHO YOU ARE 
  • Previous tenure as a DevOps, platform engineer or backend/frontend software engineer who likes to explore the database platform area.
  • Have excellent written and verbal English communication skills.
  • Have experience working in a distributed remote environment.
  • Have a natural drive to learn new technologies, participate in PoC,
  • Have a high inclination to document often on acquired knowledge or processes and share them among the team, so that others can also contribute, freeing yourself to work on other projects .
  • Engineering minded and motivated to remove repeated manual tasks with automation
  • Proven experience of utilizing SDLC and Agile best practices.
  • Know your way around Linux and the Unix Shell.
  • Have a strong level of independence
EDUCATION
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related fields
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