TechOps Engineer

Onsite/Hybrid/Remote /
Engineering - Software /
Onsite/Hybrid/Remote | Permanent | Full-time
Kernel will bring neuro measurement mainstream. We have built the next generation non-invasive brain interface. From the photon through machine learning, we are a close-knit, full-stack team that thrives on pushing the limits. Join us on this epic journey as we strive to usher in a new era of understanding ourselves, each other and the future of our shared existence.

We are seeking a Technical Operations Engineer to join our team. Successful applicants will have a strong sense of ownership of their services, be able to prioritize, approach each problem with enthusiasm, and thrive on the value their work delivers.


    • Within the broader infrastructure team own the service delivery pipeline - from configuration of the build and release system through to cloud deployments of services, packages, and models
    • Work with the software development and data teams to create automated processes for the reliable and secure packaging, testing, and delivery of models, services and software
    • Develop metrics for service and software reliability
    • Contribute to developing metrics-based service level agreements (SLAs) and service level objectives for owned services


    • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience
    • Strong familiarity with the AWS product catalog and deep knowledge on configuring the most common services
    • 4+ years experience in configuration management / cloud orchestration (ansible and terraform preferred)
    • 3+ years experience running CI/CD systems, building deployment workflows, and using associated tooling
    • Working knowledge of docker build processes and layer/size optimization techniques (2+ years of experience working with docker in a build context)


    • Experience with kubernetes, and CD tools within the kubernetes ecosystem such as Argo / Flux
    • Security experience in the software / service context - experience using and/or configuring secret management tools, auditing / scanning tools, and doing things like basic web-application firewall configuration changes.