Cloud- Build and Release Engineer

Elastic

At Elastic, we have a simple goal: to pursue the world's data problems with products that delight and inspire. We help people around the world do exceptional things with their data. From stock quotes to Twitter streams, Apache logs to WordPress blogs, our products are extending what's possible with data, delivering on the promise that good things come from connecting the dots. Often, what you can do with our products is only limited by what you can dream up. We believe that diversity drives our vibe. We unite employees across 30+ countries into one unified team, while the broader community spans across over 100 countries.

Elastic is building out our Elastic Cloud Team focusing on Elastic as a Service. This is a great opportunity to help lead our Cloud efforts and make an immediate impact to our strategy and implementation.

Our cloud product allows users to create new clusters or expand existing ones easily This product would be built on technologies such as OpenStack, AWS, Docker, and others to enable the Operations Teams to easily create and manage multiple Elastic Clusters.

Job Duties and Requirements

  • Work closely with Elastic’s engineering teams (like Elasticsearch, Kibana, Logstash and Beats) to plan releases on Cloud’s infrastructure
  • Add automation to continuously deploy nightly snapshot releases and release candidates to staging/production environments
  • Managing git branching processes and automation
  • Managing the scala sbt/make build framework for Cloud
  • Collaborate with the infra team on CI workflows
  • Simplifying and automating developer workflows

Qualifications

  • Experience or familiarity with Docker
  • Experience in automating release deployments in SaaS infrastructure
  • Deep knowledge of at least one build system (preferably sbt) and one CI system (preferably Jenkins)
  • Strong knowledge and experience with git and git workflows
  • Good working knowledge of Unix based operating systems

Additional Information

  • Competitive pay and benefits
  • Stock options
  • Catered lunches, snacks, and beverages in most offices
  • An environment in which you can balance great work with a great life
  • Passionate people building great products
  • Employees with a wide variety of interests

Your age is only a number. It doesn't matter if you're just out of college or your children are; we need you for what you can do.

Elastic is an Equal Employment employer committed to the principles of equal employment opportunity and affirmative action for all applicants and employees. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, or disability status or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law, ordinance or regulation. Elastic also makes reasonable accommodations for disabled employees consistent with applicable law. 

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