SaaS Platform Engineer

Recruiter
Location
Israel
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
29 Aug 2016
Closes
26 Sep 2016
Ref
PCK535-26372
Contact
Arm Limited
Job Function
Research & Development
Specialist Area
Software
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

This role is for an engineer member for the new ARM IoT BU SaaS platform team. The position is located in ARM's Kfar-Neter design centre and will require some travel to the other BU design centres.

The ARM SaaS platform team is expected to provide a reliable platform environment running 24 by 7 allowing other product just to "Plug &Play".

Job Purpose & Accountabilities:

We are looking for an experienced, hands-on engineer, mastering the entire application life-cycle including application architecture and application deployment architecture, development, testing (dev owns quality), continuous deployment and continuous delivery up until to production.

The successful candidate will work in a cross-site team of excellent engineers with great passion to technology and excellent understanding of production system.

You must be a great team player with excellent interpersonal skills who can demonstrate a passion about technology, have a strong interest in learning the latest technologies.

Responsibilities include:

  • Platform availability of 24 by 7 with 99.9999% uptime
  • Developing common-services to allow other developer to focus on product specific feature.
  • Active part in all development phases, including research, design, development, testing, CI/CD using best of breed technology.
  • Providing centralize solution as Log Management, Monitoring, Automation, Restore and more
  • Tier-2nd 24 by 7 to Platform aspects
  • System and Platform monitoring
  • End User entry point portal


  • University degree (or equivalent) in Computer Science, Software Engineering or Computer Engineering. Other disciplines will also be considered with relevant experience.
  • At least 5 years of experience working with production SaaS/Cloud based systems.
  • Passion about new technology and solutions.
  • Self and fast learner with strong technical skills in operations management, including monitoring, configuration management, automation, backup and recovery of Linux, Docker based systems
  • Fluent with shell and writing automation tools in Python, REST APIs chef, and etc.
  • AWS EC2 and S3, and experience with the AWS command line tool.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills - excellent written and spoken English.
  • 24x7 - Past experience in delivering a production environment
  • On-call duty requirements
  • Travel ~20% of the time
  • Implementation experience with Jenkins for CI/CD.

Desirable Skills & Experience:

  • Ability to create quick win's without missing the global picture
  • Automation background (Rest-API, Ruby, Chef and more)
  • Familiarity with cloud authentication and backup solutions.
  • Knowledge & Experience in Virtualization, KVM, Configuration, Automation, Chef, Puppet, Salt, Kubernetes, Linux, Bash.