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Engineering Manager, Cloud Infrastructure & Kubernetes - Remote OK

Engineering Manager, Cloud Infrastructure & Kubernetes - Remote 

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 Splunk Observability’s Cloud Infrastructure team builds robust and resilient auto-scaling platform solutions for hosting our microservices based highly scalable platform in the Cloud. The team is fast-paced, high-velocity, and uses state-of-the-art technology. The focus is always on automation, solving complex challenges that span across multiple groups within Splunk, ensuring smooth and expedient services to Splunk users.

We are looking for an Engineering Leader, who will lead a team that owns Cloud Infrastructure that powers a massively scalable microservices based platform running across AWS & GCP. Things like containerization, orchestration, Infrastructure-as-Code, Serverless computing should get the right candidate excited.

 You Will:

Lead a team of tight-knit, super smart engineers passionate about large-scale distributed systems & cloud infrastructure.

Be responsible for a team that owns and develops cloud orchestration tooling for the Observability platform. The team heavily uses Kubernetes & Terraform.

Define and own the technical roadmap for the functional area and develop an execution plan across multiple quarters.

Seek out every path to support and improve your team's happiness, engagement, and effectiveness

Champion a culture of learning, continuous improvement, and blameless retrospection within your team and across the company

Mentor and grow your junior engineers, and empower and unblock your senior ones

Partner with our Talent Acquisition team as we recruit, interview and hire the best engineering talent to join Splunk’s growing SRE team!

 You are:

An experienced manager familiar with the challenges of herding both sheep and cats in large-scale production environments.

Experienced with owning cloud infrastructure for web scale platforms.

Conversant with a wide range of relevant tools and technologies! We don't expect managers to be writing code in their day-to-day job, but your interests should include some or all of: AWS, GCP, Python, Kubernetes, CI/CD, distributed systems (kafka, cassandra, zookeeper, elastic), Terraform. Some familiarity with compliance environments like SOC2 and FedRAMP would be ideal.

This is a REMOTE position.  We welcome applicants anywhere in the US, 

We value diversity at our company. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or any other applicable legally protected characteristics in the location in which the candidate is applying.

For job positions in San Francisco, CA, and other locations where required, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

(Colorado only*) Minimum base salary of $115,000. You may also be eligible for incentive pay + equity + benefits.*Note: Disclosure per sb19-085 (8-5-201 et seq)


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