• Principal Cloud Operations Engineer - $5K SIGN-ON BONUS

    Job Location US-CA-Milpitas
    Regular Full-Time
  • Job Summary

    Aerohive DevOps team is a group of talented engineers passionate about building highly reliable, scalable and secure solutions in public/private cloud environments. We are looking to hire a highly motivated Cloud Operations engineer with strong working experience in cloud infrastructure management, security implementation, deployment automation and problem-solving skills. You will work with the team to design, develop and implement an Operations Support System (OSS) end-to-end. You will also be expected to help the team to troubleshoot and resolve complex issues in production. Aerohive Networks is the right place to be and now is the right time to join us and be part of our spectacular growth and success. We're looking for the best and the brightest 'A' players who want to make a difference doing a job they love.


    What we are, what we do:


    Aerohive started as an enterprise wireless networking company about 10 years ago. We have since evolved into an enterprise mobility platform with cloud networking, great wi-fi and applications and insights.


    Aerohive cloud platform was built from ground up as a modern distributed system to manage hundreds of thousands of wireless and wired devices made by Aerohive and our partners like Dell and deployed around the world. Born in the heart of the Silicon Valley we got to employ the coolest technologies and methodologies to build, to deploy and to operate our cloud. Agile, REST, OAuth, micro services, TDD, CI/CD, git, Jenkins, Elastic, in-memory data grid, messaging, clustering, stream processing, Ansible, Terraform, Nginx, Redis, Docker, Kubernetes, just to name a very few.


    Our technology is cloud agnostic and our solutions include public and private clouds (on- and off-prem). Our DevOps team takes good care of our global cloud deployments on Amazon AWS. Working together with cloud architecture team we continue to innovate and always on the lookout for better ways to grow and operate our cloud platform to serve our customers and to explore new business opportunities. US and Europe are two of our biggest markets. As we are expanding in different regions and expanding into managed service provider space and large enterprises, we are expanding our DevOps team as well. Come join us and be part of the cloud networking revolution.




    1. Monitor and maintain Aerohive Cloud service infrastructure.
    2. Proactively monitor production systems with a sense of urgency when issues arise.
    3. Evaluate and implement cloud security solutions.
    4. Ensure information security management policies are met.
    5. Participate in deployment automation design and development.
    6. Troubleshoot and follow up on production infrastructure / application related issues.
    7. Driving root cause analysis and resolution.
    8. Improve service availability and scalability through tuning, automation, tools, and process.
    9. Analyze service performance, identify bottleneck and provide actionable improvement plans.
    10. Communicate with Dev/QA as well as external carriers to resolve and prevent issues.
    11. Participate in 24 x 7 cloud service operations support and provide off hours support.




    1. BS level technical degree required; Computer Science or Engineering background preferred.
    2. 5+ years of experience in a cloud operations role.
    3. Hands on experience with AWS or any public cloud (Azure, GCE etc) is a must.
    4. Working knowledge of Nginx, Tomcat, Elasticsearch, PostgreSQL, Redis, Ignite and RabbitMQ.
    5. Experience with at least one scripting language Python or shell.


    1. Good knowledge of container-based architecture and deployment (Docker, Kubernetes.)
    2. Experience in diagnosing and resolving complex application & database problems.
    3. Good understanding of networks, protocols, virtualization, storage systems, Linux, messaging, and high availability.
    4. Good knowledge of standard Information Security Management System (ISMS) policies and procedures.
    5. Experience with monitoring tools (Nagios, Ganglia, Grafana, Kibana)
    6. Strong follow-through and initiative to stay with issues until they are resolved.
    7. Comfortable working with global teams and from different disciplines.


    About the Company

    Aerohive uses Cloud Management, Machine Learning, and Artificial Intelligence to radically simplify and secure the Access Network. Our Cloud-Managed Wireless, Switching, Routing, and Security technologies provide unrivalled flexibility in deployment, management, and licensing. Credited with pioneering Controller-less Wi-Fi and Cloud Management, Aerohive delivers continuous innovation at Cloud-speed that constantly challenges the industry norm, allowing customers to rethink what’s possible. Our innovations and global cloud footprint radically simplify Access Network operation for 30,000+ customers and 10+ million daily users. See how at www.aerohive.com/customers.


    Aerohive was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in Milpitas, CA. For more information, please visit www.aerohive.com, call us at 408-510-6100, follow us on Twitter @Aerohive, subscribe to our blog, or become a fan on our Facebook page.



    Aerohive Networks is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.



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