Join Our Team: Infrastructure Lead at Leafcloud, the truly green cloud provider

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Passionate about saving the planet? Eager to drive real change in the tech industry? Hungry for the romance of a startup? We have the job for you!

About Us:

At Leafcloud, we've flipped the traditional data center model on its head and developed an approach that benefits businesses and the environment. We eliminate the need for new data centers, slash energy waste, and make existing buildings more sustainable. Or, as we like to put it: cloud & AI that delivers hot showers!

The Role: Infrastructure Lead

As an Infrastructure Lead at Leafcloud, you will be responsible for designing, implementing, and managing our infrastructure to support our green cloud services. You will play a critical role in ensuring the reliability, scalability, and security of our infrastructure, leveraging technologies such as OpenStack, CEPH, and Linux. Your deep expertise in networking, including BGP, firewalls, and ACLs, will be essential in optimizing our network architecture and performance.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design, deploy, and maintain our infrastructure using technologies such as OpenStack and CEPH, ensuring high availability, scalability, and performance
  • Optimize and secure our network architecture, including BGP routing, firewalls, and access control lists (ACLs), to protect our systems and data from threats
  • Manage and troubleshoot Linux-based systems, including server provisioning, configuration management, and performance tuning
  • Coordinate collaboration with suppliers and work with our internal cross-functional team to drive alignment and integration of infrastructure solutions

Requirements:

  • Minimum 5 years experience in infrastructure management, with a strong focus on OpenStack, CEPH, networking, and Linux
  • Deep understanding of networking principles and protocols, including BGP, firewalls, ACLs, and VLANs
  • Proficiency in Linux system administration, including shell scripting, package management, and performance monitoring
  • Experience with virtualization and containerization technologies, such as Docker and Kubernetes, is a plus
  • Strong leadership and communication skills, with the ability to effectively collaborate with cross-functional teams and drive initiatives forward
  • At least a Bachelor's degree or more in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field

Why Join Leafcloud?  

  • Meaningful impact: Join a company that is revolutionizing the tech industry, making a positive difference for the planet, and that aligns with your intrinsic values
  • Collaborative culture: Work alongside a diverse, passionate, and slightly eccentric team that is always looking to learn, innovate, and improve
  • Growth opportunities: Take your career to the next level in a dynamic startup environment where your ideas are heard and valued and your contributions recognized

If you're ready to be part of something truly special and help shape the cloud of the future, we want to hear from you! We can build a greener future that provides more and wastes less.  

Send us a motivational email and your resume to hello@leaf.cloud and don't forget to include a link to your updated LinkedIn profile. That's it! We look forward to hearing from you!

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