Site Reliability Engineer - Kubernetes (Remote Work)

Hired by Matrix, Inc.

Job Summary

  • Our Client is seeking a Kubernetes DevOps Engineer who can help guide clients to the right architecture to meet their needs, design and build solutions, and steer developers towards best practices and patterns to containerize their applications.

  • You'll be working on AWS, Azure, GCP, and OpenStack to deliver solutions to their customers, mentoring other talented engineers in k8s best practices, and solving problems in the realm of App Transformation, BigData, and IoT.

  • Work with the Company to solve customer business challenges by productionizing and standardizing home-grown k8s stacks so they autoheal and scale on demand. Help their customers rearchitect, refactor, and transform their applications to migrate into the cloud.

  • Mentor the team as they grow and expand their container and Kubernetes offerings.

  • Help other teams productize standard reference architectures so they are repeatable and stable.


  • High school diploma or equivalent required. Associate's degree in technical field preferred.

  • 5 - 7 years of relevant technical experience required, including a minimum of 2 years of engineering experience in migration, implementation, and production management.

  • Advanced knowledge and experience across multiple technologies in a single domain (Cloud, Security, DevOps, etc).

  • At least one top tier technical certifications in a highly desired technology domain preferred.

  • Occasional domestic travel, up to 50%.

You should have some experience with any of the following technologies:

  • Kubernetes and Docker/container runtimes is a must.

  • Service Discovery systems such as Etcd, Zookeeper, Consul or equivalent

  • Working knowledge of at least one of AWS, Azure, or GCP, both AKS/EKS/GKE or on-instance k8s deployments.

  • Understanding of platform level concerns, such as configuration management, network request routing, blue/green or canary deployments, etc.

  • Some interest in Operations concepts & technologies. (Automating Ops tasks using Chef, Puppet, Ansible, Yeoman, CloudFormation, Packer and Terraform. This is not an Ops position, but we are engineering solutions to automate Ops workflows.)

  • Working knowledge of at least one of Jenkins, TeamCity, App Service Plan, CodePipeline, CircleCI, etc.

  • Minimum 5 years' experience developing software, with at least 2 years of experience using Docker, Kubernetes, and public cloud.

  • Working knowledge of GoLang, Python, Java, Ruby, C# or Scala programming language(s).

  • Working knowledge of a few RDBMS, NoSQL, and BigData solutions

  • Understanding of data structures, code complexity analysis, concepts like Gof4 Design Patterns and CQRS.

Please submit your resume for consideration. Once submitted, feel free to contact Steve at for additional information.

Approx. Duration: Perm

About Hired By Matrix

Hired by Matrix, Inc. founded in 1986, is a certified Woman-Owned Business Enterprise (WBE) dedicated to providing the highest quality of job opportunities to our candidates and staffing services to our clients. We are a full service staffing firm with experience recruiting and delivering for IT, Accounting & Finance, Administrative & Clerical, Clinical & Scientific, and Marketing disciplines. Our long history in the staffing industry and dedication to excellence are the key differentiators that have fueled our success for over 30 years.

Hired by Matrix offers our contract professionals competitive salaries, benefits after 60 days and a 401k option after one year.
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