Main focus of said engineers is on reliability, performance and scalability, as well as resource optimization. These engineers work inside of the GitLab codebases with a focus on optimization for GitLab.com that would benefit also all self-managed users.
Backend Engineer, Infrastructure works from the production request issue board. The issue board shows highest impact items that the engineers focus on as part of their daily tasks.
Backend Engineer, Infrastructure follows the general definition of done when working on various parts of GitLab codebase.
Since the work carried out by engineers is from the perspective and focus on GitLab.com, the definition of done is also expanded with: