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Senior DevOps Engineer



Software Engineering
Philippines · Remote
Posted on Sunday, June 9, 2024

About Karbon

Karbon is the global leader in practice management software for growth-minded accounting firms. We provide an award-winning, highly collaborative cloud platform that streamlines work and communication, enabling the average accounting firm using Karbon to save 16 hours per week, per employee.

We have customers in 34 countries and have grown into a globally distributed team, with our people based throughout the US, Australia, New Zealand, Canada and the United Kingdom. We are well-funded, ranked #1 on G2, have a fantastic team culture, are growing rapidly, and making a global impact.

Karbon is looking for a Senior DevOps Cloud Engineer to join our team in Sydney. The Senior DevOps Cloud Engineer will support other teams in the company by providing infrastructure and tools that will enable them to produce software and deliver services.

About this role

You will be the go-to person for building and maintaining CI/CD pipelines, automating software builds, and providing infrastructure as code. Some of your main responsibilities will include:

  • Working closely with the Engineering and Product teams to assist in implementing solutions and solving problems
  • Developing cloud-based infrastructure using DevSecOps tools and processes and managing/maintaining the availability of the infrastructure and products
  • Ensuring that our tools and processes produce complete and healthy software packages, binaries, and artifacts
  • Building monitoring tools and monitoring security and performance of the infrastructure
  • Developing and monitoring application of policies and procedures to ensure information security
  • Developing and maintaining infrastructure via IaC, automation, CI/CD, orchestration, etc.
  • Designing infrastructure architecture and building/implementing solutions, optimizing for cost and efficiency
  • Coordinating compliance audits and reports including SOC 2
  • Monitoring and fulfilling Access Management requests
  • IT operations duties such as monitoring, backup, disaster recovery, and environment management

About You

Candidates with the following characteristics and experience are encouraged to apply:

  • Deep understanding of DevOps practices, infrastructure skills, and fundamentals (Windows, Linux, DNS, TCP/IP, etc.)
  • Knowledge and understanding of Agile methodology practices and concepts based on Scrum
  • Deep understanding of:
    • CI/CD pipeline development using Jenkins and Azure DevOps
    • Code repository management using Git
    • Automation using Powershell, Bash, Groovy
    • Infrastructure as Code using ARM templates, CloudFormation, Terraform
    • Docker containerization
    • Machine management in AWS and Azure
    • Deployment Orchestration with Kubernetes
  • Familiarity with High-Availability application architecture, Web application architecture, Microservice architecture, etc.
  • Team-player with excellent communication skills and a proactive approach to problem-solving and solution design
  • Knowledge of MS .Net development stack, serverless application architecture, network security (pentesting, firewalling, IPS) and security compliance a plus

Why work at Karbon?

  • Industry leading benefits package including medical, dental and vision insurance for you and up to three eligible dependents
  • 15 paid time off days per year (which includes 5 Karbon Days per year)
  • 7 Sick leave days per year
  • Internet and work from home subsidy
  • Discretionary bonus program
  • Work with (and learn from) a very experienced team
  • Be part of a startup team that will continue to grow around you
  • Flexible approach to work environment (we believe in trust and autonomy)
  • A culture of open communication, consistent feedback, and full transparency into company results, metrics, and financial position

Karbon embraces diversity and inclusion, aligning with our values as a business. Research has shown that women and underrepresented groups are less likely to apply to jobs unless they meet every single criteria. If you've made it this far in the job description but your past experience doesn't perfectly align, we do encourage you to still apply. You could still be the right person for the role!

When we look for talent to join our team, we want unique, creative, and amazing people that align with values, and help us build a world-class product and company.

Diversity and inclusion are fundamental to who we are, and what has always made us tick.

We recruit and reward people based on capability and performance. We don’t discriminate based on race, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, lifestyle, age, educational background, national origin, religion, physical or cognitive ability, and other diversity dimensions, that may hinder inclusion in the organization.

Generally, if you are a good person, we want to talk to you. 😛

If there are any adjustments or accommodations that we can make to assist you during the recruitment process, and your journey at Karbon, contact us at for a confidential discussion.

At this time, we request that agency referrals are not submitted for this position. We appreciate your understanding and encourage direct applications from interested candidates. Thank you!