Sr. Engineer - InfraEng Kubernetes (Remote)

    • CrowdStrike
  • Posted 58 days ago | Updated 11 hours ago


USD 135,000.00 - 210,000.00 per year
Full Time


Amazon Web Services
Open source
Google Cloud Platform
Data centers
Cyber security
Cloud computing
Apache Cassandra

Job Details

#WeAreCrowdStrike and our mission is to stop breaches. As a global leader in cybersecurity, our team changed the game. Since our inception, our market leading cloud-native platform has offered unparalleled protection against the most sophisticated cyberattacks. We work on large scale distributed systems, processing over 1 trillion events a day with a petabyte of RAM deployed in our Cassandra clusters - and this traffic is growing daily. We're looking for people with limitless passion, a relentless focus on innovation and a fanatical commitment to developing and shaping our cybersecurity platform. Consistently recognized as a top workplace, CrowdStrike is committed to cultivating an inclusive, remote-first culture that offers people the autonomy and flexibility to balance the needs of work and life while taking their career to the next level. Interested in working for a company that sets the standard and leads with integrity? Join us on a mission that matters - one team, one fight.

About the Role:

CrowdStrike is hiring for a Sr. Infrastructure Engineer to help take our global metrics and observability platform to the next level.

What You'll Do:

We are looking for a highly technical, hands-on Engineer with experience using several open source projects commonly found in large scale deployments. The right candidate will have in depth experience with Prometheus, Thanos, Alertmanager, and Grafana. Additionally, the candidate will have experience and opinions on how to ensure reliability of platforms that are capable of scraping over 5 TRILLION metric data points per day while running in Kubernetes using these technologies.

What You'll Need:
  • Prometheus
  • Thanos
  • Alertmanager
  • Python, Bash OR Golang
  • Experience with large scale, business-critical Linux environments
  • Experience operating in clouds, preferably Amazon Web Services OR Google Cloud
  • Experience operating in custom data centers
  • Familiarity and ability to manage on call shifts

Bonus Points:
  • Proven ability to work effectively with both local and remote teams
  • Rock solid communication skills, verbal and written
  • A combination of confidence and independence...with the prudence to know when to ask for help from the rest of the team.
  • Wider experience with observability tooling including tools like, mimir or cortex
  • Bachelor's degree in an applicable field, such a CS, CIS or Engineering





Benefits of Working at CrowdStrike:
  • Remote-first culture
  • Market leader in compensation and equity awards
  • Competitive vacation and flexible working arrangements
  • Comprehensive and inclusive health benefits
  • Physical and mental wellness programs
  • Paid parental leave, including adoption
  • A variety of professional development and mentorship opportunities
  • Offices with stocked kitchens when you need to fuel innovation and collaboration

We are committed to fostering a culture of belonging where everyone feels seen, heard, valued for who they are and empowered to succeed. Our approach to cultivating a diverse, equitable, and inclusive culture is rooted in listening, learning and collective action. By embracing the diversity of our people, we achieve our best work and fuel innovation - generating the best possible outcomes for our customers and the communities they serve.

CrowdStrike is committed to maintaining an environment of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action. If you need reasonable accommodation to access the information provided on this website, please contact for further assistance.

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Right to Work

CrowdStrike, Inc. is committed to fair and equitable compensation practices. The base salary range for this position in the U.S. is $135,000 - $210,000 per year + variable/incentive compensation + equity + benefits. A candidate's salary is determined by various factors including, but not limited to, relevant work experience, skills, certifications and location.

Expected Close Date of Job Posting is:06-01-2024