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Lead DevOps Engineer

Location: Bangalore, Karnataka IN


Job Number: 30664

Position Title: Lead DevOps Engineer

External Description:

Who We Are  

Informatica empowers the world's most progressive companies to realize data-driven digital transformations that are changing the.  To do this, we live by our We "DATA" values.  We Do Good, Act As One Team, Think Customer First, and Aspire For The Future.  Together, we are conquering the impossible with data and changing what was once unimaginable into what’s now common—making lives richer, businesses stronger, and our world better. 


Unleash Your Potential 


A career with Informatica gives you all the opportunities and benefits that can only come from working for the trusted industry leader.  By joining our team, you'll be able to solve real-life problems, make a difference, have a global impact, and join a supportive group of globally diverse teammates.  We encourage you to be yourself, grow with us and unleash your potential. 



Informatica is currently looking for a Lead Site Reliability Engineer with experience in Elastic Stack, Kubernetes to join our team in Bangalore, India. 


Job Summary  

Lead Site Reliability Engineer in Cloud Trust Team to support Centralized Elastic Stack for Observability and Security 


As a Lead Site Reliability Engineer, you will be responsible for supporting Centralized Elastic Stack for Informatica R&D Engineers.  Also, you must be able to work and adapt in a fluid, fast-paced environment, must have strong technical, communication, collaboration, and leadership skills 


Technology You’ll Use: (Only for R & D Jobs) 

  • Elastic Stack (ECK), Kubernetes, GitOps, Java/Go Lang, Python, AWS, Azure, GCP, Docker, Kafka, Kinesis, SQS, Grafana, Prometheus, Jaeger/Zipkin, Ansible/Chef 


What You’ll Do  

  • Build and Operate large scale ELK clusters deployed in multiple Cloud Providers 
  • Driving initiatives to evolve our current platform to increase efficiency and keep it in line with current standards and best practices. 
  • Manage and Onboard users to Elastic APM, Open Telemetry and Open Tracing 
  • Rollout GitOps to manage many Elasticsearch Clusters to ensure zero downtime, highly available during upgrades and maintenance activities 
  • Perform incident/alert troubleshooting, problem analysis and provide high quality solutions to technical issues 
  • On-call support in cases of issues on production environment  
  • Work with geographically dispersed team 
  • Manage RCA, Incident Process, and Risk Analysis of the cloud services
  • Driving successful POCs, involving latest cloud based technologies.
  • Mentoring junior engineers on technical, architectural, design and related issues


Key Essentials  

  • Have experience with logging and telemetry services, specifically ELK/Elastic Stack, Jaeger, Zipkin, Grafana, Prometheus 
  • Have experience in either of Cloud Providers AWS, Azure, GCP 
  • Able to code to a good standard with any programming language, such as Python, Go, Ruby 
  • Experience writing infrastructure as code using tools such as Terraform, CloudFormation 
  • A solid understanding of configuration management principles and tools such as Chef. 
  • Comfortable with supporting and operating high availability Cloud services and provide on-call support for Sev1 incidents on production and critical development/QA cloud environments. 
  • Understanding of GitOps, CI/CD principles, Linux fundamentals, networking concepts and IP protocols 
  • You are self-motivated with strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills. 
  • Experience in building and operating Kubernetes clusters 



What Does Success Look Like? 

  • Enable Product teams with self-service capabilities and ensure zero downtime, adhering to defined SLAs for higher uptime of the system. 


Must Have  

  • 5+ years of Systems administrations or enterprise software development or operations 
  • 5+ years of experience in managing Cloud operation environments at scale in Production 
  • 3+ years of experience in full implementation of building and managing Elasticsearch clusters using Logstash, Beats
  • 2+ years of experience working in real-time data streaming tools such as Kafka, Kinesis, etc 
  • Experience in building and operating Kubernetes clusters
  • Experience in working with container runtime such as Docker, Containerd, CRI-O 
  • Experience in building dashboards in Kibana, Grafana 
  • Experience in instrumenting Distributed Tracing with Jaeger, Zipkin or Elastic APM 
  • Experience with Production level monitoring and alerting with tools like Prometheus, Grafana 
  • Experience with cloud automated deployment tools such as Chef, Ansible or Puppet is a plus 
  • Prior experience in performing or participating in compliance and security audits is a plus 
  • Prior experience in defining, configuring, and implementing disaster recovery process 
  • Ability to perform data related benchmarking, performance analysis and tuning

City: Bangalore

State: Karnataka

Seniority Level: Mid-Senior Level

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Unleash Your Potential

A career with Informatica gives you all the opportunities and benefits that can only come from working for the trusted industry leader.  By joining our team, you'll be able to solve real-life problems, make a difference, have a global impact, and join a supportive group of globally diverse teammates.  We encourage you to be yourself, grow with us and unleash your potential.

EEO Employer Verbiage:

Informatica is the enterprise cloud data management leader, helping enterprises overcome critical business challenges by leading with the power of data. Processing over 15 trillion cloud transactions a month, Informatica enables the world’s most innovative companies to take a cloud-first, cloud-native approach to modernize their data infrastructure, gain a 360-degree view of their business, and drive data governance and privacy. Informatica is the market leader in all five key categories of enterprise data management and has been the trusted partner to more than 9,500 customers.  Connect with Informatica at, LinkedIn, Twitter, and Facebook.

Conquering the Impossible with data, come join #LifeAtINFA!

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.


Travel Requirement: Limited

Location_formattedLocationLong: Bangalore, Karnataka IN

The Hiring Process

Apply for an open role via our Career Page or through an Internal Referral. While you're waiting to hear back from our Talent Acquisition Team, visit, our Informatica social channels, and Glassdoor. Doing so will give you insight into who we are, what we do, and why you should join our team.

If you're a great fit, one of our Recruiter's will reach out to you to schedule an initial screen via a video call. Use this time to share your experience with the Recruiter, and why you're the best person for the job.

After speaking to the Recruiter, you'll have a chance to meet with the Hiring Manager and team via a video call. Use this step as a chance to learn more about the team, and as a chance to sell yourself and impress the team.

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