Senior DevOps Engineer


United States of America
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: IT
  • Post Date: 05/03/2021
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  • Company Address: 294 Washington Street 11th Floor, Boston, MA, 02108

About TetraScience

TetraScience is the leader in transforming the Digital Lab. We provide an advanced data engineering solution that makes life sciences R&D data truly accessible and actionable.

Job Description

TetraScience provides the world’s first and only R&D Data Cloud, with a mission to transform life sciences R&D, accelerate discovery, and improve human life. Scientists at global pharma and biotech organizations rely on our innovative Tetra Data Platform for easy access to centralized, harmonized, and actionable scientific data to accelerate their digital lab transformation. With best-in-class SaaS performance, a team of industry innovators, and excellent product/market fit, Tetra is positioned to become an iconic life sciences software company.


What you are

You thrive on working well with others. You make the people around you better. You love to collaborate with fellow engineers, managers, designers, user researchers, executives, and inspire them to do their best.

You relentlessly strive to excel in your craft. You take pride in your craft and are passionate about continuously improving both what we deliver and how we deliver our products to the customers. You take ownership of all the aspects of software development tasks you are working on and deliver them with the best quality.

You consistently seek understanding and clarity. You look at every interaction as an opportunity to learn. You aren’t afraid to ask questions. You have the humility and confidence to not be the smartest person in the room.


What You Will Do

  • Engage with product and engineering to drive and improve the whole lifecycle of operational readiness - from inception and design, through deployment, operation and refinement proactively
  • Write software layers, scripts, deployment frameworks, tracers, monitors, self-healing/auto remediation tools and automate the processes
  • Build and maintain software modules for use and re-use in cloud automation
  • Maintain business continuity by identifying and driving opportunities to make systems highly resilient and minimize human intervention
  • Assist our software engineering team to ensure accurate monitoring and metrics are being built into applications before going to production
  • Maintain up-to-date documentation on deployments, processes, and standard operating procedures/run-books


  • Bachelor Degree or 5+ years of professional experience as a technical specialist.
  • 2+ years of hands-on experience of programming in languages such as Python, Ruby, Go, Swift, Java or similar object-oriented language.
  • Experience with automating cloud native technologies, deploying applications, and provisioning infrastructure.
  • 3+ years of hands-on experience with Infrastructure as Code, using CloudFormation, Terraform, or other tools.
  • Experience developing cloud native CI/CD workflows and tools, such as Jenkins, Bamboo, TeamCity, Code Deploy (AWS) and/or GitLab.
  • Hands-on experience with microservices and distributed application architecture, such as containers, Kubernetes, and/or serverless technology.
  • Knowledge of IP networking, VPN's, DNS, load balancing and firewall.
  • Experience with monitoring and log aggregating frameworks such as Cloud Watch, Kafka, Logstash, Splunk, ElastiSearch, and Kibana.
  • Strong presentation, verbal communication and written communications skills.
  • Experience implementing and designing cloud native security concepts, DevSecOps, or MLOps is a plus
  • AWS Certification(s) such as Solutions Architect Pro, DevOps Engineer Pro, SysOps Admin, Developer Associate is a plus


  • Competitive Salary and equity in a fast growing company
  • Supportive, team oriented culture of continuous improvement.
  • 100% employer paid benefits for all eligible employees and immediately family members.
  • 401K
  • Generous paid time off (PTO)
  • Flexible working arrangements - Remote work + Boston or San Francisco office as needed

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Disclaimer: Local Candidates Only
This company does NOT accept candidates from outside recruiting firms. Agency contacts are not welcome.