GCP Architects and Engineers

Impekable — Company based in San Francisco, CA

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Impekable is actively looking for talented engineers familiar with developing and/or architecting complex solutions utilizing the diverse offerings afforded by Google Cloud Platform (GCP).  We are seeking multiple candidates experienced in planning, implementing, monitoring and servicing/maintaining robust cloud offerings.  Architect related needs are local to Irvine, CA and will require on-site collaboration.  Engineering positions are telecommute capable, but require stringent adherence to Impekable's standards for remote workers.  Currently, as opportunities require a senior level knowledge and will expect commensurate communication prowess and mature understanding of project lifecycles.  Each role has some unique aspects we're looking for, detailed below, as well as a set of general attributes relevant to all roles.   In the first word of your reply, respond with your favorite color so we can confirm you have completely read this or your submission will be immediately discarded.    

Architecture:

  • 3+ years experience designing and planning GCP solutions.
  • Familiar with managing and provisioning infrastructure.
  • Designing for security and compliance
  • Responsible for designing optimal GCP architecture, in line with the MDM, micro-services and AppEngine designs
  • Analyzing and optimizing technical and business processes.
  • Managing implementation across multiple environments
  • Ensuring solution and operations reliability
  • Provide subject matter expertise around technical infrastructure and applications.
  • Define the business case for solutions
  • Assist in prototyping and development of new environments
  • Guide solutions through launch to market
  • Demonstrate thought leadership in cloud computing across multiple channels
  • Provide reliable context and details to decision makers
  • Provide customer and market feedback to the product and engineering teams
  • Assist in shaping product direction

DevOps Architecture:

  • Comfortable with a range of programming and scripting languages
  • Experience using the typical Unix/Linux toolbox of software and management tools
  • Experience with large scale distributed systems in production
  • Good knowledge of internet networking and performance
  • Passionate about troubleshooting, debugging, and automation
  • Strong Linux knowledge
  • Knowledge of best practices and tooling
  • Experience with clustering and containerization technologies
  • Release and Versioning Strategy Design
  • CI/CD pipeline and toolchain overlay design
  • Mentorship and Pair Programming for:
    • DevOps practices and principles
    • Infrastructure as Code (IaC)
    • Continuous Improvement/Integration
    • Continuous Delivery
  • Application Portfolio Management
  • Familiar with Environment Scoping

Engineering:

  • Write server side code for Google Cloud Platform based applications
  • Create robust high-volume production applications
  • Familiar with rapid prototyping techniques and fast iterations
  • Build, design and implement scalable cloud-based web applications for PaaS, IaaS or SaaS.
  • Provide thought leadership for cloud developer technology
  • Collaborate with cross-functional engineering teams to streamline or improve application
  • Application Portfolio Management
  • Familiar with Environment Scoping
  • Ability to refactor existing designs

General Expectations:

  • Master Data Management Design with GCP Architecture and Software Engineering
  • Micro-services Architecture Design and AppEngine Design with GCP Architect and Software Engineering
  • Excellent communications
  • Personal ownership and commitment to excellence
  • Deep knowledge of Google Cloud Platform
  • Location
    • Architecture: local to Irvine, CA
    • Engineering: remote, available during PST schedule
  • US Citizen, currently residing in the continental US