• SelfDecode

  • DevOps Team Lead at SelfDecode

    • Worldwide

    • $70,000  -  $100,000 / year

    • Full-time
    • 10-Nov-2021

    Job Description

    • We are a flat organization and prioritize efficiency.
    • We work as a team and every input and suggestion is taken into account, no matter who it comes from.
    • We thrive on open communication and dedication.
    • We are a meritocracy and people who show good abilities or skills can move up in the organization fast, get raises, etc
    • We expect people to work full-time without side gigs.
    • We expect the applicant to have a long-term relationship with our company.
    • We expect employees to be proactive and autonomous.
    • We do not micromanage.
    • Dishonesty is not tolerated at all, and we thrive on trust.
    • When youre working, we expect you to work.
    • We emphasize skills & abilities rather than formal education.

    Job Description:

    We are looking for an experienced and motivated manager to take a lead role at a fast-growing, innovative biotechnology company. As a Team Lead, you will manage the DevOps teams delivery of infrastructure, security, CI/CD, and internal tooling services to meet the needs of the business developed in consultation with our research scientists, computational biologists, front-end, and back-end teams.

    The lead of the DevOps team will manage the evolution and operations of the companys production and development environments. Responsibilities will include delivering a scalable, resilient, and cost-effective architecture and building a team of first-class professionals by guiding and leading, planning career paths, and improving the hiring process.

    The Role is:

    • Full time.
    • Fully Remote.
    • No agencies.
    • Competitive salary; Will be in accordance with skill, abilities, and experience, and can vary widely.


    • Managing the team of DevOps engineers.
    • DevOps project planning and management with best practices in mind: prioritize work based on business and developer requirements.
    • Effectively communicating with multiple teams, departments, and management representatives.
    • Be the team voice in meetings.
    • Mentor team members in terms of their personal development, goals, and advancement.
    • Developing and delivering on OKRs and/or KPIs.

    Required Skills & Experience:

    • At least 3 years experience in a team lead or product management role in DevOps, SysOps or Software Development.
    • Excellent soft skills necessary in order to be an effective team leader, such as:
      • Problem-solving
      • Communication
      • Negotiation
      • Analysis
    • Project management skills
    • General understanding of the technologies involved in our projects:
      • AWS
      • Containerized applications
      • Infrastructure as code
      • CI/CD
      • Microservices architecture

    Its a plus if you have knowledge of:

    • Cloud-based security and privacy best practices.
    • HIPAA, GDPR, and other relevant compliance experience.
    • Python, React, Docker and/or Terraform, AWS CloudFormation.
    • Security / Networking / Development.
    • ITIL / IT management best practices.
    • Startup experience.
    • Managing penetration testing, response, and mitigation.

    Any relevant certifications are also a plus.

    Job Stats

    Reached : 157 People Applied : 28 Candidates