Full-Time

Staff Data Center Engineer

Posted on 4/27/2024

DigitalOcean

DigitalOcean

1,001-5,000 employees

Cloud computing services for developers


Senior

Remote in USA

Required Skills
Ansible
Linux/Unix
Requirements
  • Proven experience in building critical IT infrastructure at scale
  • Advanced understanding of data center electrical and mechanical equipment
  • Experienced with site selection, budget planning, RFP's
  • Proficient with DCIM tools like dcTrack and Netbox
  • Proficiency in Linux, Ansible and scripting languages
  • Exceptional ability to communicate complex engineering topics
  • Leadership experience in making decisions
  • Detail oriented with a data-driven approach
  • Willingness to travel to data center sites
Responsibilities
  • Lead and execute initiatives to enhance data center processes
  • Design scalable data center layouts for production compute
  • Support and contribute thought leadership to best practices
  • Develop a standardized operational framework
  • Author, run, and improve runbooks, policies, and procedures
  • Participate in improving incident response within the data center
  • Collaborate with hardware engineering, power engineering, and network engineering teams

DigitalOcean provides cloud computing services with predictable pricing, robust documentation, and scalability, catering to developers, startups, and small to medium-sized businesses. The company emphasizes simplicity, community, open source, and customer support to minimize infrastructure management and drive business growth.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$1.5B

Headquarters

New York, New York

Founded

2012

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

8%

1 year growth

28%

2 year growth

70%

Benefits

Remote-first

Full health coverage

Wellness coverage

Flexible vacation time

Team-building & social events

401(k) plans

ESPP

Education support

Partner support

Employee giving

INACTIVE