Cloud DevOps Engineer at QuantumScape | Powderkeg

Location: HQ- San Jose, CA

Employment Type: Full-Time/Part-time

Team: Software Engineer & IT

Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future.

We are looking for an experienced DevOps engineer who can help us accelerate our software development and IT efforts as we move towards building a solid- state battery. The candidate would bring valuable insight into our most difficult automation challenges, and deliver solutions that are secure, scalable, and robust.

You would be a great fit for this role if; You thrive in a fast-paced environment, and enjoy finding opportunities to automate sophisticated processes. You are a phenomenal teammate who can communicate in simple terms the complexity that surrounds today's DevOps engineers. You embrace the opportunity to collaborate with our engineering teams to optimize our deployments while maintaining the best security practices.

With your assistance, we hope to bolster our Kubernetes cluster deployments using packaging managers such as helm and kpt, strengthen our CI/CD pipelines, automate our cloud infrastructure with Terraform, and expedite our on-prem configuration with management tools such as Ansible/Puppet/Chef. We embrace the latest DevOps technologies, and empower our team members to push the boundaries of what is possible.


Implementing and maintaining advanced DevOps architectures in the cloud and on premises

Planning, designing, and developing k8s deployments

Working closely with software engineers to deploy their applications into production using CI/CD

Create and maintain data pipelines for analytics


4+ years of proven experience as a Dev/Ops engineer

BS in computer science or equivalent field

Experience with GCP cloud environment and “infrastructure as code” technologies such as Terraform

Experience with configuration management tools such as Ansible

Solid understanding of Docker/k8s

Strong scripting language experience in languages such as Bash or Python

Experience with CI/CD frameworks such as GitHub Actions / Google Cloud Builds

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.

Job Summary
  • Job Title
    Cloud DevOps Engineer
  • Company
  • Location
    San Jose, CA
  • Employment Type
    Full time
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