October 15, 2020

DevOps Engineer

Job Description

Job Description:


We are looking for an experienced DevOps professional. In this position, you will manage infrastructure projects and processes. A keen attention to detail, problem-solving abilities, and solid knowledge base are essential. The successful candidate will fully embrace cloud infrastructure in multi-tenant environments.

This is a great opportunity to join a growing technology company and be on the right side of the change that is sweeping this industry. A real desire to work in a collaborative and fast-paced environment is essential.

  • Work directly with the Platform Team to design, build, test and deploy platform infrastructure.
  • Build and test automation tools for infrastructure provisioning via infrastructure as code.
  • Develop mechanisms to allow development teams to handle code deployments in all environments.
  • Create, improve and monitor metrics and telemetry.
  • Provide technical guidance and educate team members and co-workers on development and operations.
  • Brainstorm and implement new ideas and ways to improve continuous development and delivery.
  • Enforce best security practices.
  • Build, maintain, and monitor configuration standards.
  • Document and design various processes; update existing processes.
  • Follow all best practices and procedures as established by company.



  • Three years previous experience in development and operations, or related IT, computer, or operations field.
  • A minimum of three years’ experience with a continuous integration, DevOps or related experience.
  • Excellent Communication skills as this role regularly deals with many stakeholders and the function of the role is to bridge the gap between Operations and the R&D Area of the Organization.
  • An expert collaborator.
  • Previous experience with software development, infrastructure development, or development and operations.
  • Experience working on AWS infrastructure.
  • Expertise administrating and scaling Kubernetes on AWS EKS.
  • Experience with Terraform and service meshes.
  • Experience working in a micro services environment.
  • Strong Linux system administration and troubleshooting skills, including strong knowledge of how the various components work (kernel, CPU, memory, disk, network).
  • Experience and knowledge of Agile methodologies.
  • Up-to-date on latest industry trends; able to articulate trends and potential clearly and confidently.
  • Has a drive to automate and enable others through automation.
  • Good interpersonal skills and communication with all levels of management.
  • Able to multitask, prioritize, and manage time efficiently.
  • Be resourceful, inventive and passionate about technologies.
  • Excellent communication.



  • Monitoring of all critical services, sharing pager duty, troubleshooting and addressing problems as they arise (including any needed changes in code, topology, resources, or configuration).
  • Evaluating and benchmarking new solutions, establishing capacity and growth plans.
  • Implementing deployment and configuration strategies for new services, including provisioning resources, and go-live.
  • Continuous optimization of services on all layers (hardware, software) for high performance.
  • Continuous improvement of internal services for ease of packaging, configuration and deployment. Enable developer delivery and ownership through tools and scaffolds.
  • Backup and data recovery implementation, plans, documentation and exercises.
  • Co-own technical relationships with several service providers and vendors.

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Career Level
Experienced (Non-manager)
Associate Degree
Job Type
Job Last Updated
December 18, 2020


Colm O'Rourke
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