SaaS Platform Lead
About The Position
We are looking for an experienced engineering leader to head our Platform and Infrastructure teams.
Our Platform Engineering team will build the backbone of Aqua’s SaaS platform.
The team will provide cross-company infrastructural solutions for computing, data, network, high-availability & deployment on top of public cloud providers (GCP, AWS & Azure).
The team will explore and implement cutting edge technologies to serve the companies goals in a highly-available, cost-effective, and secured manner.
- Set the vision and define the long-term strategy to build a high-performance platform and efficient deployment infrastructure to power all Aqua’s products
- Define standards and best practices for managing our infrastructure across different cloud providers
- Lead and grow teams of platform and infrastructure engineers, who will solve core engineering problems impacting all engineering teams at Aqua
- Hire, mentor, and grow your leaders in service of highly functional and effective teams
- Guide the leadership team on setting company-wide goals that inform and support our strategy
- 10+ years of engineering experience in platform and infrastructure space with 5+ years of experience in managing engineering teams.
- Experience with SaaS applications and AWS & GCP cloud management - huge plus
- Experience with design and management of large scale, highly available, global environments with a high volume of concurrent connections, data streaming, and processing is required
- Deep understanding of modern software development practices, including high availability, CI/CD pipelines, cloud-native infrastructure, serverless, containerization, etc.
- Experience leading or working in a DevOps environment where engineers go on-call
- Ability to thrive in a dynamic and fast-paced environment, building strategy while executing tactics, including hands-on contributions
- Proven track record of collaboration with a variety of decision-makers to drive impact
- Bachelor's in Computer Science or related discipline