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Senior Infrastructure Engineer

Verdigris Technologies

Verdigris Technologies

Other Engineering
United States
Posted on Tuesday, July 2, 2024
About Verdigris
Verdigris is on a mission to sustain and enrich human life through responsive energy intelligence. Our AI sensors automate energy management and predict unseen equipment failures in mission-critical buildings. This is a critical step for autonomous, sustainable environments responsive to their inhabitants.
Extraordinary outcomes need exceptional teams. As a company, we value working together and continuously growing.
About the Team
Our team focuses on the cloud base data ingestion, delivery, visualization, and machine learning applications. We coordinate closely with a Taiwan based team who develops advanced energy monitoring IoT hardware. Together our mission is to provide responsive energy intelligence through high-quality sensors and data integrations, empowering customers with insights and automation for optimized energy management.
We utilize agile workflows with two-week sprints and quarterly objectives, collaborating closely with product and design teams to validate innovative features. We are committed to excellence in software practices, security, and innovation. Regular pair programming sessions and a culture of mutual support and continuous learning are fundamental to our approach.
About the Role
Development Infrastructure design is a cornerstone of our ability to reach our customers. Our energy intelligence platform and ML systems relies on a versatile, robust and accessible compute environment. These architectures are crafted by passionate people like you. At Verdigris, you will help us maintain and improve the foundation of our software. You will helps us make flexible and resilient deployment patterns for agile software development. You will have the opportunity to help us maintain and develop data ingestion pipelines to extend our ability to understand energy management. We invite you to become a member of Verdigris and join our mission to sustain and enrich human life through responsive energy Intelligence.


  • Architect, implement, and maintain scalable infrastructure.
  • Manage and optimize cloud environments on AWS by minimizing complexity and cost, while maintaining performance.
  • Collaborate with development teams to build and manage CI/CD pipelines (CircleCI).
  • Ensure the reliability, performance, and scalability of our infrastructure.
  • Collaborate on maintaining IoT data collection, pipeline, and storage.
  • Monitor, troubleshoot, and resolve infrastructure issues and incidents.

Required Qualifications

  • 5+ years experience managing AWS cloud services.
  • Proficiency with Kubernetes (EKS), Helm, Terraform, and Docker.
  • Work regularly with our US-base software engineers within the US Pacific Timezone. Occasionally, collaborate with Taiwan hardware team.
  • Solid understanding of SQL databases (e.g. Postgres, Redshift) and No-SQL databases (e.g. Cassandra)
  • Experience with CI/CD tools (e.g. CircleCI)
  • 2+ years programming experience (e.g. Python, JavaScript), especially for automating health checks and deployment automation.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to work collaboratively in a team environment.
  • Familiarity with networking concepts and technologies (e.g., VPC, DNS, load balancers).
  • Understanding of security best practices in cloud environments.
  • Experience with monitoring and logging tools (e.g., Prometheus, Grafana).
  • Proven track record of designing and implementing scalable and reliable infrastructure solutions.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with ETL processes and data pipelines (e.g., AWS Lambda, AWS StepFunctions, Apache Hadoop, Apache Spark, Apache Airflow, etc.).
  • Experience with real-time data processing and streaming technologies (e.g., Apache Kafka, AWS Kinesis).
  • Experience with ML systems or ML operations.
  • Knowledge with IoT data ingestion (e.g. AWS IoT, MQTT)
  • Familiarity with energy data or building management systems (BMS)
Applying to Verdigris is a chance to make an impact by joining a mission-driven startup. We’re innovating for the energy management industry hoping to positively affect climate change. Verdigrisians aim to be ego-free authorities in our fields. We take our work seriously and strive for an opportunity-filled environment supportive of curious minds.
You can expect thoughtful, hardworking, and funny teammates. We value differing perspectives and embrace candid, direct and constant feedback. We are an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, origin, gender, orientation, age, or status.