Full-Time

Senior Devops Engineer

I, II, III

Updated on 5/17/2024

Cellares

Cellares

51-200 employees

Integrated platform for cell therapy manufacturing

Data & Analytics
Hardware

Senior

San Bruno, CA, USA

Required Skills
PowerShell
Kubernetes
Microsoft Azure
Agile
Management
Operating Systems
Docker
Ansible
SCRUM
Development Operations (DevOps)
Linux/Unix
Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or engineering or a technical degree with 6+ years of experience
  • Solid understanding and practical experience of software development life cycles
  • Strong scripting/automation expertise (e.g. MS PowerShell)
  • Strong understanding of operating systems, especially Windows and Linux preferred
  • Experience with programming languages such as .Net /C# and C++ preferred
  • Experience with Microsoft Visual Studio and Azure DevOps
  • Understanding of PLC programming and deployment needs
  • Familiar with the principles of SDLC and methodologies like Agile/Scrum, CI, Good Documentation Practices, Refactoring and Testing Techniques
  • Familiarity with digital certificates (asymmetric cryptography) desired
  • Experience with infrastructure as code, generation of virtualized environments with dependencies on proprietary platforms
  • Experience using Ansible for infrastructure deployment and maintenance
  • Familiar with automated VM management, e.g. packer, vagrant
  • Hand-on experience with imaging/reimaging of Industrial PCs
  • Familiarity with Docker Containers technologies and Kubernetes is a plus
  • Experience in regulated industries such as medical devices, cell therapy, bioprocessing, or instrumentation is highly desirable
  • Self-awareness, integrity, authenticity, and a growth/entrepreneurial mindset
Responsibilities
  • Define and implement strategies for continuous integration and release management to Cellares hardware products
  • Drive the adoption of application deployment strategies
  • Support and improve tools for continuous integration, automated testing, and release management
  • Act as a technologist to guide development teams through continuous integration adoption and best DevOps practices
  • Create and manage pipelines for PLC and robot code generation, testing, and deployment
  • Work closely with Controls and Software engineers to create end-to-end workflow automation
  • Leverage modern tooling and best practices to instrument proprietary development environments and simulation tools
  • Support distributed software and controls development teams and environments
  • Optimize automated build systems
  • Manage build communication channels and document build procedures
  • Manage and maintain the version control system and all related development tools
  • Ensure implementation and enforcement of defined software configuration management practices
  • Define and ensure naming convention, library, and versioning consistency

Cellares offers the Cell Shuttle, an integrated platform for cell therapy manufacturing, utilizing Industry 4.0 technologies to enable true walk-away, end-to-end automation, modular hardware, purpose-built process design software, and scalable manufacturing from preclinical to commercial scale, resulting in reduced process failure rates and up to 70% cost reduction compared to manual processes. The company aims to accelerate access to life-saving cell therapies by deploying Cell Shuttles in Smart Factories globally, partnering with academia, biotechs, and pharma companies to lower manufacturing costs and meet global patient demand.

Company Stage

Series C

Total Funding

$373M

Headquarters

South San Francisco, California

Founded

2019

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

15%

1 year growth

45%

2 year growth

96%