CODE42 is hiring a

Cloud Automation Engineer

Minneapolis, United States

Code42 is an enterprise SaaS company that develops intuitive, optimized technology to securely protect and manage the world's information.  Top-name brands and large organizations entrust their data to our industry-leading and award-winning CrashPlan endpoint security and backup products.  We are a well-funded private company backed by several of the venture capital industries most successful firms including Accel, JMI, NEA, and Split Rock Partners.


The Cloud Automation Engineer will be responsible for documenting, implementing, administering, and advancing the use of automation tooling targeting cloud operations and the release management pipeline. You will champion DevOps 
culture and curate its  adoption. You will work closely with the software
engineering,quality assurance, support, and security teams to automate and 
optimize how cloud operations are delivered. You will participate in the definition 
and implementation of policies and procedures to ensure efficiency and maintenance is consistent with company standards, industry best practices, and security and regulatory requirements. Yue will research and recommend innovative, automated approaches to administration and DevOps tasks.You will adapt Lean Startup and Agile methodologies to facilitate rapid, continuous improvement throughout cloud operations.  

If you thrive in an intense, technical culture that is poised to dominate the market, this your opportunity to join our Cloud Engineering team.


  • Automating life-cycle management of exascale clusters, networks and everything in-between  
  • Determining how best to leverage DevOps tools and techniques including infrastructure as code, configuration management,  automation, and orchestration to improve delivery quality, speed and experience  
  • Finding opportunities to reduce manual updates/changes necessary to deliver cloud operations 
  • Adhering to FIPS and PCI security compliance in accordance with standards, policies and procedures  
  • Developing and communicating new automation standards and best practices as appropriate  



  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Comp Sci/Engineering (or equivalent experience)  
  • Career-proven aptitude for working with cutting edge open source technologies  
  • Scripting ninja (bash, JAVA, C, PERL, Python, PHP, RUBY, Go, whatever works best for you)  
  • UNIX/Linux server and/or network management experience  
  • Familiar with IaaS platform(s) (AWS, Azure, Google, VMWare, ...)  
  • Fluent with one or more automation tools  
  • Experience with software development, CI/CD, packaging, and configuration life cycles (Git, Jenkins, Debian packaging, …)  
  • Consistently demonstrate a professional, positive, and approachable attitude/demeanor as well as sensitivity in handling confidential information  
  • Desire to replace one's self with code and/or process  



  • Experience with automation tools including SaltStack and/or Ansible 
  • Experience managing Ubuntu Linux servers as well as Cisco and Juniper network equipment 
  • Experience with infrastructure spanning multiple data centers  



  • Cultivates Innovation
  • Collaborates
  • Values Differences
  • Instills Trust
  • Customer Focus

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