Devops Engineer

Pune, Maharashtra, India | Full-time


AgroStar is India’s foremost AgTech start-up with a mission of #HelpingFarmersWin through right advisory and solutions, powered by data and technology. It was started with a  vision to solve two of the biggest problems in Indian agriculture - Lack of guidance for healthy and sustainable farming AND limited access to quality farm inputs for consistent and qualitative farming. 

 With technology at its core, we have built an innovative & sustainable ecosystem that includes products such as a customized enterprise sales solutions that maps data of farmers' crop life cycles, India's first online farmer community, online agri-advisory with online shopping for inputs and an incomparable logistics solution for last mile rural connectivity. 

 We have procured and partnered with leading national and international brands for major agri-inputs like seeds, crop nutrition, crop protection and farm implements, that are needed for farming and we deliver them at the doorstep of farmers. Thus, our efforts at AgroStar are focused to become the driving force to equip our farmers with the power of knowledge to farm better and smarter, through technology and up to date expert advice.  

The company is funded by prominent VCs like Chiratae Venture Partners , Aavishkaar Ventures and Accel Partners. AgroStar also takes pride to have Snapdeal’s Kunal Behl and Rohit Bansal as its early investors and mentors. AgroStar is the winner of Economic Times' Best Startup Award 2016, under the 'Social Enterprise' category.

 In The Media

Fortune | Economic Times | Agribusiness Global | Yourstory | Entreprenuer Tech Crunch

Our Team

We are a team of highly motivated individuals, who are willing to push beyond the ceiling, initiate new ideas and take challenges head on. Apart from coffee, working in an extremely fast-paced, dynamic work culture is what we passionate souls thrive on. We ride against the tide as time is never enough and there’s always more to do.

Our mission of ‘Helping Farmers Win’ is a tall task as we try to bring change and development to the grassroots of India. We need heroes who are dedicated to the mission, live the dream and drive it with passion. If that sounds like you, here’s more about the role:

Job Description:

Site Reliability Engineer (Devops)

We’re looking for a DevOps Engineer who can:
•    Integrate, test, implement, and deploy new and existing software application programs.
•    Build highly performant CI/CD pipelines
•    Automate the change management of the supporting infrastructure
•    Ability to multitask and work in a fast-paced, collaborative team environment

To qualify for the role you must have
•    Bachelor’s degree or relevant  in Computer Science, Information Management or another related
•    A minimum of 3 years’ experience in technology or a similar role
•    1+ years’ experience of microservices oriented architecture, Web services standards and best
•    Strong understanding of change management technologies, preferable Ansible.
•    Experience building CI/CD pipelines , Experience with monitoring system like Prometheus, Zabbix,
Nagios or similar tools
•    Proficiency in Linux administration and scripting using bash
•    Proficiency in Python is a plus.
•    Understanding of cloud infrastructures such as AWS and Google Compute
•    Self-motivated, Strong communication and team building skills.
•    Work iteratively in a team with continuous collaboration.

Good to have Experience with the following technologies
•    Kafka/RabbitMQ
•    ELK stack/Splunk.
•    Experience with SQL, NoSQL RDBMS (such as MongoDB, Cassandra, SQL, Neo4J) design, and
methods for efficiently retrieving data.

•    Infrastructure as Code (Terraform, CloudFormation, etc.)  and Docker and deploying micro-services
on Kubernetes / Amazon ECS
 Strong communication: written and verbal
 Team player, Strong sense of ownership
 Experience working with remote teams

We are looking for enthusiastic intrapreneurs who want to work at the ‘grass root’ level and want to make a difference to India’s biggest sector. We hope this excites you as much as us and looking forward to the next few conversations.