Full-Time

Staff Engineer

Devops, R2541

Updated on 5/17/2024

Shield AI

Shield AI

501-1,000 employees

AI pilot for autonomous drones and aircraft

AI & Machine Learning
Aerospace

Senior

San Diego, CA, USA

Required Skills
PowerShell
Bash
Kubernetes
Microsoft Azure
Python
Git
Docker
AWS
Development Operations (DevOps)
Splunk
Linux/Unix
Requirements
  • BS in computer science or related engineering field with 7+ years of professional experience
  • Experience with configuration management tools (Makefile, CMake, Conan, Bazel, etc.)
  • Strong demonstrated proficiency in continuous integration/delivery (e.g. Github Actions, ADO, TeamCity, etc.)
  • DevOps experience with a cloud service (Google, Azure, AWS)
  • Strong knowledge of APIs, web services, and identity access management
  • Strong knowledge of containers (e.g. Docker, Podman, etc.)
  • Strong knowledge of scripting languages (Bash, Python, PowerShell)
  • Strong knowledge of Git
  • Strong knowledge of monitoring tools (Grafana, Data Dog, Splunk, Prometheus, ELK, etc.)
  • Strong system administration in Linux (w/ Windows a bonus)
  • Strong desire to learn and grow on the job
Responsibilities
  • Own the Hivemind CI/CD system, engaging with autonomy developers and the Developer Experience team daily to support as needed
  • Manage and own the monitoring tool stack, focusing on build infrastructure metrics
  • Manage and own internal build containers used by all of the Hivemind organization
  • Support AI engineers with build issues and educate on best practices
  • Manage and own the performance, maintenance, and administration of Hivemind enterprise infrastructure including Azure DevOps, Artifactory, Containers, K8s, etc.
  • Work closely with the Developer Experience team to improve engineer efficiency

Shield AI's development of Hivemind, an AI pilot for drones and aircraft, stands out for its ability to operate autonomously without GPS or communications, a technical milestone that enhances both military and commercial aviation capabilities. This focuses on critical reliability and strategic innovation in scenarios where traditional systems might fail. Working here not only involves engaging in cutting-edge technology that is reshaping aerospace but also contributing to significant defense and safety operations in collaboration with the U.S. Department of Defense and international allies.

Company Stage

Series F

Total Funding

$940.7M

Headquarters

San Diego, California

Founded

2015

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

12%

1 year growth

22%

2 year growth

106%

Benefits

Medical Insurance Coverage

Long Term Disability Insurance

Health Care FSA and Dependent Care FSA

Employee Assistance Program

Subsidized Gym Membership

Pet Insurance

Competitive Compensation

Retirement Services

Life Insurance

Parental Leave

Bereavement Support

Flexible Work Hours

PTO

Paid Holidays

Commuter Benefits

Relaxed Dress Code

Yearly Swag Items

Unlimited Snacks

Bottomless Beverages

Annual Celebrations

Work From Home Benefits

Standing Desks and Widescreen Monitors