Senior DevOps Engineer

Hayward, CA
Nov 05, 2021
Biotech Bay
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time


The Senior DevOps Engineer will be part of the Software Engineering team and contribute to the goal of developing a product that can be deployed in a controlled and automated form while being a safe and effective product in operation. 

The primary duties of this position will include development and maintenance of an effective build, release and deployment process that meets the needs of multiple projects and deployment platforms. The position will also build and support the various tools that empower a best-in-class software engineering organization. The Senior DevOps Engineer will help us improve our build infrastructure and processes, identify and fine-tune our DevOps tool chain, improve our deployment methodology, and other tasks to improve effectiveness and efficiency across the software engineering organization. This position will be a bridge between product development and its operational concerns and will also play a key role in transitioning the software release to the NPI organization.

Besides a strong interest and expertise in tools and infrastructure and the dedication to producing automation solutions for continuous integration, this position requires good familiarity with web technology, information management, and software engineering concepts. He or she will engage on any and every issue necessary to ship products to customers of the highest quality and reliability.


  • Understand the pain points faced by developers in current build infrastructure and remove them.
  • Reduce build time to minimal. Rearchitect the build pipeline if needed.
  • Automate manual tasks, to reduce errors.
  • Recommend and prioritize changes and additional automation, processes and tools and help implement them in collaboration with the development team
  • Review and recommend roadmap to an effective cloud deployed platform, and support the development needed to achieve the goal
  • Oversee and actively participate in the automation of software build and deployments
  • Development of the software installation processes and packages
  • Support software engineering tooling and initiatives related to data processing, test automation, deployments and performance testing
  • Collaborate continuously with other team members to ensure consistent processes across all development teams
  • Support all required tool validation processes
  • Support software verification and validation testing sufficient to support a 510(k) submission and clearance
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field, or commensurate industry experience
  • 10+ years in a corporate working experience DevOps role for commercial software/web applications is required
  • Good understanding of build and release process, including Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment
  • Expertise with Jenkins, Jenkins file and multi-pipeline jobs
  • Expertise with Git version control system
  • Experience with AWS/Azure is a must.
  • Experience in Unix OS and Administration.
  • Experience orchestrating Docker containers
  • Experience managing Ubuntu Desktop and Server configurations
  • Experience with a common scripting language (Shell / Bash, Python, etc.)
  • Experience with Gerrit is a plus
  • Knowledge of npm modules is a plus
  • Knowledge of Ansible, MongoDB is a plus
  • Excellent communication skills across all levels of the organization
  • A passion for creating robust and reliable products
  • Experience in Health care industry is a plus.

Company Benefits and Perks – What you will love about us!

All positions at RefleXion are eligible to receive the same benefits, listed here. We also want to highlight the following perks that add to our collaborative and team-work company culture.  As we continue to grow as a company, we strive to have these benefits and perks grow with us – we are so excited for what is in store! 

  • The opportunity to work with a passionate, driven team in a pre-IPO start-up environment
  • Competitive compensation and stock option package
  • Three (3) weeks PTO to start
  • Medical (both HMO and PPO options), Dental and Vision
  • Health Savings Account (HSA), Flexible Spending Account (FSA), Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account (DCFSA)
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • 401K
  • Employer paid Life Insurance
  • RefleXion Benefit Hub – for company exclusive discounts and deals on a variety of sites and items
  • Daily on-site lunches
  • Kitchens filled with a variety of healthy and delicious snacks and drinks – including espresso and soda machines!
  • Company culture building events such as Coffee Chats with the Executives, Friday Afternoon Ice Cream Socials and monthly Book Club
  • On-site mobile car wash services weekly
  • Electric car charging stations on site