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Director of Cloud Infrastructure

About Urgent.ly:

Urgent.ly’s Global Mobility and Roadside AssistancePlatform sits at the center of expanding transportation options for consumers, logistics and technology companies. Analysts are projecting travel miles to increase by one third globally by 2030, from new services, vehicles and uses. This means more things moving and more things breaking down. Urgent.ly delivers help through a seamless, end-to-end digital platform, viewable by every stakeholder in real-time. This is why Urgent.ly is the first choice of leading global brands trusted by millions of consumers across automotive, insurance, telematics and new technology transportation companies.For more information, visit http://www.geturgently.com.

 

Job Description:

Urgent.ly is seeking a director of Cloud Infrastructure,in a startup environment, with a focus on exceeding expectations, who operates with passion and integrity. This role will play an active role in development of Urgent.ly platform, plan and monitor QA team work schedules, aligning teams activities with engineering goals and objectives, provide guidance and support,and closely collaborate with other engineering teams. To be successful, this individual should be expert in Cloud / Dev Ops, have great communication skills, believe in developing skills and talents of team members. If you are a technical leader who is passionate aboutDevOps and can lead teams, this role is for you!

 

Responsibilities:

·      Responsible for developing, deploying, maintaining applications with a focus on end-user experience, performance, scalability,availability, and DR for vital and critical workloads starting with customer facing applications and compute farm

·      Specify, design, develop, and implement DevOps frameworks and solutions. Including but not limited to, continuous integration/continuous deployment pipelines, cloud deployment/management strategies, and various levels of automation

·      Guide a team of talented Dev Ops Engineers to effectively deliver critical tools and services to the development organization, while maintaining focus on continuous improvement

·      Provide architectural input for system design to improve scalability, reliability and availability of applications

·      Load testing, utilization metrics, role-based access control

·      Trend analysis, component monitoring and e2e monitoring

·      Collaborate with other technical leads to ensure integrated end-to-end design and delivery

·      Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

·      Lead the deployment and operation of Urgent.ly platform on AWS Cloud for flexibility, scalability and security.

·      Monitoring and reporting of cloud infrastructure.

·      Drive root cause analyses, and coach others on doing them, in collaboration with software development teams, to improve operational performance.

·      Drive continual improvement in systems operations through tool building and automation.

·      Collaborate with other technical leads to ensure integrated end-to-end design and delivery

·      Manage cloud infrastructure development team,distributed across globe.

·      Work as part of a dynamic team throughout the software development life cycle

·      Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

·      Ensure adherence to continuous improvement practices as required to meet quality / time to market imperatives

 

Requirements:

·      10+ years of experience in Cloud Infrastructure implementation and management.

·      Minimum Bachelor's degree in the engineering /computer science field.

·      Strong knowledge of public clouds like Amazon AWSand their APIs.

·      Experience operating a fast paced, SaaS service with 24x7 availability requirements.

·      Experience developing and delivering automation test suites for complex MicroServices solutions across multiple technologies and cloud platforms.

·      Strong knowledge of the Dev Ops tool chains;Puppet, Chef, git, terraform, cloud formation.

·      Experience testing scalable, flexible software development systems.

·      Good understanding of CI/CD process and pipelines.

·      Passionate about problem solving automation and innovation.

 

Join Urgent.ly:

Urgent.ly provides competitive pay, stock options and benefits including medical, dental, vision, life, STD, LTD; paid vacation, holidays and personal days; and a 401K with matching contributions. We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color,national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status or disability state.

 

How To Apply:

Interested applicants are invited to submit a resume and cover letter detailing their qualifications to careers@urgent.ly. Please include the title of the position for which you are applying in the subject line.

How To Apply

Interested applicants are invited to submit a resume and cover letter detailing their qualifications to careers@urgent.ly. Please include the title of the position for which you are applying in the subject line.