Lead DevOps Engineer

Singapore, Singapore Full-time

As one of the fastest growing eCommerce companies in Asia, RedMart offers an unparalleled startup experience. Our culture: entrepreneurial, fiercely intelligent, team oriented, deeply creative and whatever you add to it!  We’re fanatic about improving our customer experience and providing “wow” customer service.

We're interested in talented, creative and passionate people joining our All-Star team who believe in our mission: To save our customers time and money for the important things in life!

Some things to know before you apply:

  •     We have big plans to disrupt the traditional grocery retail market
  •     Everything we do is focused on empowering our customers
  •     We work really hard
  •     We have a lot of fun!

Job Purpose:

At RedMart we use technology to delight our customers; we innovate to make our customers’ lives better.  As Lead DevOps Engineer you will be responsible for leading a small but highly talented DevOps/SRE team. The team’s mission is to create and maintain a world class development environment and infrastructure which includes, platform-tools, build-automation, LMA, security, and everything in between. The team is spread in across two locations - Singapore and Bangalore.


Roles & Responsibilities

  • As the key member of DevOps team, you will be responsible for uptime and availability, scalability and evolution of RedMart’s end-to-end infrastructure.
  • You'll be instrumental in running an infrastructure that is:
    • Receiving many millions page-views per month
    • Born-in-the-cloud completely free of legacy lockdown
    • Built from the ground up -- we build, operate, and maintain total control of the entire cloud infrastructure stack
    • Supporting high velocity software development pipeline
  • You will dive deep into challenging operational issues that is inherent to modern cloud infrastructure.
  • You will work with battle-tested as well as emerging open-source tools.
  • You will improve our logging, monitoring and alerting stack built on Cabot, Consul, ELK, and Graphite.
  • You will work closely with different functional teams to define SLAs based on business criticality. You will formulate failure measurement, enforce SLA and advocate best practices in every team.
  • Participate in internal & external technology communities and mentor others.


Skills & Experience Required

  • Bachelor level degree in Engineering / Computer Science with 5 years of software / systems engineering experience
  • Strong experience automating and running operations on cloud infrastructure
    • AWS preferred
    • Hybrid cloud experience a plus
  • General understanding of distributed systems and their failure modes
  • Demonstrable technical problem-solving and troubleshooting skills
  • Linux (any flavour) hands-on experience is a must
  • Excellent scripting skills (python, bash, etc)
  • 3+ years using configuration/deployment automation tools such as chef
  • Experience driving adoption and rollout of tools / best-practices  across the entire engineering organization.
  • Obsessed with Automation and love working with open-source technologies in the areas of; databases, search, metrics, messaging, load-balancing, service-discovery, stream-processing, etc
  • Understanding of security best practices
  • Strong written and verbal communication
  • A true roll-up-the-sleeve, hands-on working style
  • 3+ years leading and mentoring a team of devops and/or infra team
  • Ability to work and thrive in a fast moving, multicultural environment

Apply for this opening at http://RedMart.recruiterbox.com/jobs/fk0fppd?apply=true