Lead DevOps Engineer at Cequence Security
Sunnyvale, CA, US

Cequence Security provides enterprises with an AI-powered, container-based software platform that stops sophisticated bot attacks targeted at web and API applications, causing business logic abuse, and exploitation attacks on application vulnerabilities. These attacks cost enterprises millions of dollars each year in account take over fraud, stolen credentials and other forms of breaches. This platform can be deployed within customer premises as well as consumed by customers as a SaaS service.

Lead DevOps Engineer Position Overview

We are hiring a Lead DevOps Engineer to join our team that maintains and operates our SaaS service. This team is responsible for ensuring that our SaaS service has high availability, low latency and is highly secure.

The Lead DevOps Engineer will work with a team of highly skilled DevOps engineers to continuously improve reliability of our SaaS service through automation and process improvements, scaling and standardization. You will own various aspects of cloud operations including automation of releases, building out new cloud infrastructure, plan and execute a multi-cloud strategy, and daily operations such as system monitoring, alerting and troubleshooting. The Lead Engineer should have the technical skills to roll up their sleeves and provide technical leadership to major projects, and also empower and mentor team members.


Maintain and operate a SaaS service with high availability, low latency and high security

Build automation and sophisticated CI/CD processes for rapid production deployments

Plan and execute a multi-cloud strategy

Be a technical lead in planning and decision making for the DevOps team


Bachelor’s degree in technology field

5+ years of DevOps domain experience

3+ years hands-on experience with at least one of the leading cloud providers such as AWS, GCP or Azure

Expert knowledge with Linux operating systems and command line tools, internet and network protocols

Experience with DevOps toolsets such as Chef, Terraform, Ansible, Puppet

Experience with CI systems such as Jenkins, GitLab

Experience with GPL such as Bash, Ruby, Python, Java, Go

Experience with containerization platforms, such as Docker, Kubernetes

Experience with automation tools to support monitoring and alerts such as New Relic, AppDynamics, Splunk, Demisto

Familiarity with branching/merging strategies

Familiarity with CDN/WAF such as CloudFront, Akamai, CloudFlare

Come talk with us if you’re looking to make a difference and work at a fast-paced, fun, and rewarding environment. It’s the best career decision that you can make!