Senior Python DevOps Engineer

Remote, Hybrid or In-Office
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About the job

We are a growth-stage start-up looking to expand with the addition of a new Senior DevOps Engineer. We are looking for candidates who have a decent experience and a proven track record in development and maintaining production-level projects.


As a rapidly growing company, Pivony is seeking a Senior DevOps Engineer.

Here’s what you will be doing

  • Develop new api services, write tests, and enable integrations with 3rd party systems by writing Python codes
  • Help us identify and develop solutions to improve automation, build harnesses, and simplify our platform and processes
  • Define the high-level architecture of the cloud-based platform, and create execution plans to implement and deliver the platform
  • Develop, deploy, and provide continuous improvements for Microservices, containers and container orchestration systems.
  • Do data driven performance analysis and optimize various services
  • Ensure the availability, integrity, security and reliability of our data platform
  • Establish metrics to measure the health of the cloud system and supported services.
  • Create Kibana or CloudWatch dashboards and alerts.

Professional Requirements

  • Bachelors degree in a relevant field and 5+ years of experience; or equivalent experience.
  • Experience implementing fully automated, secure, reliable, scalable Hybrid-Cloud Infrastructure
  • Experience designing and implementing CI/CD pipeline, automation harness for products and services
  • Understanding of cloud networking technologies such as DNS, Firewalls, routing, Proxy Servers, Load-Balancers.
  • Ability to multitask and work in a dynamic, fast-paced environment with rapid technology changes and complex customer requirements.
  • Deep understanding of automated testing methodologies, test execution reporting and monitoring infrastructure, tools and workflow
  • Experience with Programming Languages - Python
  • Experience in L2-L7 network protocols & infrastructure
  • Experience in development using open-source and modern cloud technologies such as AWS, Azure, GCP etc.
  • Familiarity with Security and Governance concerns in public cloud and enterprise environment.
  • Strong understanding of REST API Services and JSON structures.
  • Experience with data systems that support machine learning workflows and data lifecycle is a plus.
  • Commitment to quality, accuracy, and reliability of services provided.

Personal Specification/Skills

  • Excellent communication, presentation, networking, and negotiation skills
  • Being a self-starter - ability to execute and implement change.
  • The desire to continue to deepen technical skills.
  • Strong team culture, collaboration, and communication skills.
  • Ability to build solid relationships with team members and co-workers
  • Self-reliant, self-motivated with a "can do" attitude.
  • Commitment to quality, accuracy, and reliability of services provided.
  • Ability to analyze and fix problems quickly
  • Ability to manage time efficiently, working independently and on a team
  • Always moving forward to build, refine, and grow.
  • Eager to learn and apply new skills quickly
  • Advanced level of English (written and spoken) is required.

What We Offer

  • A high growth-paced start-up environment with collaborative and unique team culture
  • Professional growth and career opportunities
  • Challenging projects, regular feedback
  • Fun and relax working environment
  • Stock Option plan


We’ll review your application along with the others, and pick the top profiles for a screening call. If you have been selected as a short-listed candidate, we will contact you for a short interview to get to know you better. If you don’t get a call, please don’t be disappointed! We receive many applications for each role and have to prioritize who we speak to. In the next step, we will send you a case study to assess your skills. The process will be finalized with a final interview. This usually takes 2 weeks in average.

ABOUT Pivony

Pivony is a cloud-based platform that enables B2C marketers to see and explore changing customer needs with just a few clicks.

We are a US based SaaS company that drives growth for its clients through in-depth consumer insights analyses with speed and efficiency. How do we achieve this? We analyze customer insights by collecting data from any data source where consumers share their ideas, thoughts and demands using AI based deep learning technology.

We make direct customer demands and requests visible to marketers with changing trends. Our vision is to help to build a world where B2C brands truly understand the motives of consumers in an effortless way.

Thank you for taking the time to apply for a position at Pivony!

Here at Pivony, we provide equal opportunity in a zero-discrimination workplace and not just welcome but also embrace everyone without regard to sex, race, color, nationality, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability status, citizenship, or marital status.

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