Sr Kubernetes Devops Engineer

San Jose, California
Network Operations – Network Operations
8x8, Inc. (NYSE:EGHT) communication solutions help businesses transform their customer and employee experience.  With one system of engagement for cloud voice, video, collaboration and contact center and one system of intelligence on one cloud communications platform, businesses can now communicate faster and smarter to exceed the speed of customer expectations. For additional information, visit, or follow 8x8 on LinkedIn, Twitter, and Facebook.

Sr Kubernetes Devops Engineer
8x8 is in process of changing, modernizing and consolidating our infrastructure, systems and deployment practices. We are a global company and as such we have a global infrastructure comprising of multiple physical data centers and AWS regions. We are looking for someone up to the challenge to help us bring order, consistency, high availability and consistency across what we do on the infrastructure and application deployment side. The ultimate goal is to help us build infrastructure and deployments as a self-service to be used widely across the company. As such we are looking for a Senior DevOps Engineer focused on Kubernetes to join us.
You’ll help drive, implement, support and maintain infrastructure services used by 8x8 with a primary focus on Kubernetes. This will become the primary core component and infrastructure for 8x8 services
Take Kubernetes and Docker to production for all our new services, then legacy
Implement Kubernetes and consistent deployment/management practices across physical data centers and AWS
Help automate the automated deployment, CI / CD of all of our services in a consistent and reliable way to production, at scale
You’ll develop monitors and build alerts around error conditions and performance.
Drive and help implementing multiple Kubernetes clusters implemented in the same way across our various environments: dev, qa, staging, production
Work closely with application teams in ensuring best practices are followed and the infrastructure automation can be self-service
Be on call when needed to support the infrastructure and our systems
Kubernetes and best practices around it
Experience provisioning virtual systems programmatically
Experience managing Linux system is required, at scale even better
Experience with Chef / Ansible.
Experience automating from dev to production the push of services to production.
Terraform is a big plus
Experience with MySQL, Kafka, and especially containerising them would be a big plus.
Spinnaker experience a major plus.
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