Overview

Cmd is dedicated to providing an equal opportunity for all job seekers. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need. We encourage you to apply, even if you don’t meet 100% the requirements listed. We strongly encourage members of underrepresented groups and diverse backgrounds to apply.
About us
Cmd brings together talented problem solvers, thinkers, and tinkerers to achieve our mission to change the current landscape of cybersecurity. We’re looking for people who are excited to give companies a new way to secure their data, and have some fun along the way.
Join us at a time where you can take full advantage of the opportunities of high-growth and scale. You’ll expand on your current skills, find multiple opportunities that fuel your development, and see your impact in building a company that will change the face of an industry.
About the role
Cmd is looking for our first Site Reliability Engineer to join our DevOps team.  In this role, you will be responsible for operating the cloud infrastructure underlying our technology platform and for working with the development teams to effectively use these technologies in production environments. You will be responsible for keeping all user-facing services and other Cmd  production systems running smoothly.
We’re looking for a teammate who brings a blend of pragmatic operations, sound engineering principles, operational discipline, and mature automation to our environments and the Cmd codebase.
*This position is required to be a US citizen or green card holder, and living in the US

Responsibilities

    • Iterate on processes to improve our ability to ship fast while maintaining high quality systems that we can depend on
    • Partner with Engineering teams to provide your insight on reliability best practices and to build and develop a strong collaborative partnership.
    • Maintain and support our infrastructure
    • Maintain up-to-date documentation on deployments, process and standard operating procedures
    • Maximize efficiency in a constantly evolving environment where the process is fluid and creative solutions are the norm
    • Measure and improve service performance
    • Measure QA performance across efforts and find ways to improve
    • Perform post-mortems and in-depth root cause analysis to ensure we are always improving
    • Deploying and maintaining highly available services in AWS and GCP using Terraform, Kubernetes, Jenkins, Grafana and Prometheus
    • Preparing for and simulating disasters of all sorts. We’re mission critical for our customers and need to stay up, no matter what!

Skills and Experience

    • 4+ years of experience in a DevOps or SRE position.
    • 4+ years of experience configuring and troubleshooting Linux environments.
    • An understanding of what it takes to design and run services at scale – and achieve the capabilities with infrastructure as code.
    • Knowledge of production large scale environments/ on premises environments
    • Experience working with AWS, Terraform, and Kubernetes at an expert level.
    • Terraform expert at least in 1 cloud provider, with the ability to adapt to multiple cloud providers
    • Experience in open source data technologies ex: kafka, elasticsearch etc
    • Linux shell expert
    • Knowledge in maintaining mutable and immutable infrastructures
    • Knowledge in at least one of the following: saltstack, chef, puppet, ansible or other mainstream deployment orchestration tool.
    • Jenkins CI experience
    • Operational knowledge/experience in AWS and GCP
    • Intermediate knowledge of Go and Python

About you

    • You have a deep curiosity, and a strong sense of purpose, urgency, and drive.
    • You have a  passion for doing infrastructure as code
    • You’re a collaborative problem solver who is open to the opinions and ideas of others.
    • You have a strong appreciation for Linux and its value
    • You are a US citizen or green card holder living in the US and are permitted to work with AWS GovCloud (US) accounts

Bonus Points

    • Experience and interest in Security
    • Experience in a scaling startup
At Cmd we believe that a diverse, and inclusive workplace leads to a happier team and better product. Cmd is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We welcome people from all backgrounds, cultures, ethnicities and experiences and we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ancestry, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital or family status, gender identity or expression, disability, veteran status or any other legally protected status.