Infrastructure Engineer

Job description

Astronomer helps organizations adopt Apache Airflow, an open-source data workflow orchestration platform. We run a managed SaaS offering (Astronomer Cloud), as well as a product that our customers install into their own Kubernetes cluster (Astronomer Enterprise).

We're looking for infrastructure-oriented people to join our Data Propulsion Labs business unit, which helps our customers understand, evaluate, and install Astronomer Enterprise. You would serve as a member of a globally-distributed team to deploy Astronomer Enterprise to large (Fortune 500) and small Kubernetes environments.

Responsibilities

  • Help get the product running in our customer’s environments
  • Maintain and update our terraform scripts
  • Bridge knowledge gained from working in customer environments to platform team
  • Help with pre-sales infrastructure related discussions
  • Keep up to date on releases/roadmaps of major cloud providers as it relates to our platform
  • Contribute to both internal and external facing documentation
  • Monitor platform deployments and advise customers on troubleshooting steps
  • Open issues and contribute improvements to the product

We offer flexibility and independence, mixed with a high-paced, pragmatic way of working.

Requirements

  • Kubernetes Experience (Docker, Kubernetes, Helm)
  • Cloud Automation Experience (Terraform, other tools)
  • Cloud Networking (AWS/GCP/Azure)
  • Comfortable communicating with customers

Bonus Points if you're familiar with:

  • Apache Airflow
  • ElasticSearch/Kibana
  • Prometheus/AlertManager/Grafana
  • Redhat Openshift

Willingness to travel is nice, but not required.

At Astronomer, we value diversity.  We are an equal opportunity employer: we do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.