About Kaleido:

Kaleido is a rapidly growing start-up aiming to make blockchain radically simple for organizations to adopt so that our societies will fully benefit from decentralized models and technologies. Kaleido, the Blockchain Business Cloud, is the first SaaS platform built for Enterprise Blockchain. It dramatically accelerates and simplifies private blockchain network creation and operation for enterprises.  Kaleido is running hundreds of blockchain networks around the world for its enterprise customers and is the leading blockchain technology provider for Amazon Web Services, a strategic partner. 

Kaleido is set apart by its culture focused on putting people first and that’s manifested in how we treat each other, how we build products, and how we deliver it to our customers.

We move fast, put real product in customers’ hands, and iterate and learn as we move towards scale. This will allow you to make an immediate, high impact within a small, and nimble team.

Blockchain is a rapidly developing emerging technology and we’re excited to be one of the first pioneers in the field. Our team comes with deep technical experience and a dedication to the project, but we still like to have fun and take full advantage of our startup environment by playing ping pongs during breaks, enjoying beer on the tap after work, and more. Our team, based in urban startup hub Raleigh, NC., is continually growing and looking for more like-minded individuals. Find out more at https://kaleido.io

About ConsenSys:

Kaleido is incubated by ConsenSys, a venture production studio and the leading technology firm in blockchain globally. ConsenSys was started by co-founder of Ethereum Joseph Lubin, with over 50 projects and 1,000+ members around the world. The ConsenSys mission is to use the decentralized solutions from its projects to fundamentally reshape the economic, social, and political operating systems of the planet.

Come be one of the first hires at Kaleido to focus on building large-scale blockchain analytics systems. Lean team with aggressive startup pace, backed by the largest blockchain venture production studio, and highly visible.

This team will play a strategic role in delivering new analytics offerings in the enterprise blockchain space. This position will play a pivotal role in designing and delivering an analytics platform for the enterprise blockchain.

We move fast, put real product in customers’ hands, and iterate and learn as we move towards scale. This will allow you to make an immediate, high impact within a small, and nimble team.

The  successful candidate will be a highly skilled Cloud Engineer Engineer who is also passionate about systems stability, security and operational efficiency. If this describes you and you are able to thrive in a fast paced, high-growth, and dynamic environment, please read on.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop automation and orchestration capabilities which allow us to operate at scale
  • Work with operations and engineering team to ensure 24x7 availability of service offerings
  • Develop, support, and document automated build and configuration management processes
  • Optimize security of all operational systems
  • Drive modern DevOps tooling and practices across the team, ensuring swift resolution of production issues and customer support tickets
  • Ensure comprehensive monitoring of all systems, including creation of dashboards for internal team use
  • Participate in delivery of new service offerings, working closely with development team to deliver low latency, high performance applications
  • Analyze application characteristics and behavior, to optimize hardware configuration and performance of operational systems
  • Provide DB management, experience with DB tuning and optimization considered a significant plus (Mongo, PostgreSQL)
  • Diagnose problems observed in test/staging/production environment

Who you are:

  • Team-centric mentality – comfortable working in a highly talented and dynamic team.
  • Strong communication skills
  • Solid interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Excellent attention to detail and focus on quality
  • Ability to manage multiple, varied activities
  • Flexible approach to working, including on-call responsibilities
  • Enthusiastic and motivated to drive change through technology
  • Ability to work well under pressure

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's or Master’s degree in computer science or computer engineering.
  • 5+ year’s relevant technical experience
  • Experience designing and implementing SaaS solutions at scale.
  • Holds a AWS Certification, or has proven knowledge of AWS desired.
  • Working experience of DevOps in a global environment
  • Ideally RHCE qualified or equivalent GNU/Linux experience or qualification
  • Experience of Docker orchestration technologies. Kubernetes preferred
  • Solid TCP/IP networking experience and understanding
  • Experience with tools for automation of deployment, monitoring and management of systems, such as Helm, Chef, Puppet, Ansible
  • Scripting and systems-related programming skills
  • Network, OS and Application monitoring tools, such as Munin, Nagios, Zabbix

Extra Bits, Benefits, and Swag!

  • Company Equity
  • Medical coverage provided
  • Dental and Vision 100% covered for the employee
  • 401K
  • No Vacation Policy, ie you are an adult you can manage your time off
  • Cool downtown Raleigh location, and HQ Raleigh membership
  • Parking is provided, but you can also BIRD, Bike, or walk if you like!
  • Work on new and exciting Blockchain technology
  • Weekly Team Lunch and team outings
  • and of course passionate, talented, and smart teammates who have some great Kaleido SWAG!