Infrastructure Engineer at Skedulo, Remote, £Contract Rate

  • Contract Spy
  • Remote (United Kingdom)
  • Feb 19, 2021
Duration not stated

Contract Description

Skedulo is a momentum leader in Field Service Management (based on G2 Winter 2021 rating) and is growing rapidly to meet the demands of a post-Covid world. This is a compelling opportunity to join a fast-growth, enterprise grade, SaaS based business where an outstanding mobile experience is at the heart of our product and user experience.

As an Infrastructure Engineer you will be working closely with our Engineering teams in Australia and the UK, sharing ownership of Skedulo’s Infrastructure and Reliability efforts on our core product and our COVID Vaccination solutions. Conduct fault finding around the continuous delivery and integration pipeline, monitoring services, writing new tooling, and tracking the back end, front end, and mobile layers. Continue building out their infrastructure, automation, reliability, observability and deployment ability. Deep dive weird network connectivity bugs. Contribute improvements upstream to key Kubernetes projects.

Founded in 2013, Skedulo is a fast-growing SaaS company headquartered in San Francisco and with offices in Australia, Vietnam, and the United Kingdom. Here, we use the latest technologies and best engineering practices to deliver groundbreaking software that is making a difference around the world.

If you’re drawn to solving interesting hard problems, Skedulo is for you. Over the past 20 years, less than 5% of software investment has been focused on the needs of the world’s 2.7 billion mobile workers, and the mobile workforce is our sole focus. Join us as we build a scalable platform for the world’s largest brands working with the most respected technology partners.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Must have at least a BA/BS in Computer Science, Information Technology, Engineering, Mathematics or similar field of study
  • Must have at least 1-2 years Cloud Native infrastructure skills - container orchestration knowledge, particularly Kubernetes, will be helpful
  • Must have at least 1-2 years of AWS cloud infrastructure experience, and would be able to look at an existing landscape and interpret it
  • Must have at least 1-2 years of Site Reliability Engineering knowledge or experience - measuring, meeting and fixing Service Level Objectives

Desired Skills & Experience

  • Have worked in strong engineering environments, and have worked closely with software engineers
  • Experience managing dozens of AWS accounts for a single company optimising for best practices and ease of management
  • Experience working with terraform (or cloudformation but willing to switch) and lambda deployments
  • Ability and experience working with various Software development languages (Python and Go in particular)
  • Possess a strong understanding of network concepts
  • Ansible for managing applications running under Kubernetes, Prometheus as a monitoring system, Lambdas to supplement infrastructure workflows, SumoLogic for log management, Honeycomb for observability of distributed microservices, Jenkins, CircleCI