We are looking for an exceptional DevOps Engineer to join our web services team building internal and external web tools and data platforms.  You will work to design, build, and run the cloud infrastructure and backend services powering this system, including APIs and data pipelines.  We are looking for a high energy individual with experience developing cloud applications and data pipelines that values automation, testing, and security.  Since this a new, small team, so we are looking for someone to wear some different hats as needed.

 Core Responsibilities:

  • Build cloud infrastructure (AWS / AZURE)
  • Leverage automations for large scale deployment
  • Design real-time and batch data pipelines
  • Develop scripts and tools for managing infrastructure
  • Develop monitoring and reporting tools

Required Skills/Experience:

  • The ideal candidate is a DevOps Engineer who's worked at a big company, and also worked at a startup where they had to do a bit of everything:  backend, devops/infrastructure and data pipelines.
  • BS in CS, EE, CE or equivalent
  • 2+ years developing cloud infrastructure, backend services and data pipelines
  • Software engineering experience, with emphasis on code quality through testing and code review
  • Experience using Amazon Web Services
  • Experience with scripting languages such as Python, Ruby or Javascript (NodeJs)
  • Experience developing with multiple types of data stores, such as relational (SQL), geospatial, and NoSQL
  • Designed and built data pipelines using Hadoop, Spark, or other data systems
  • Experience with any system configuration management tool, such as Ansible, Puppet, Chef, or Terraform
  • Experience with CI/CD infrastructure using Git, Jenkins, or similar tools
  • Experience with Docker, containers, and related tools and systems
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, able to communicate complex technical issues to cross-functional teams
  • Excellent collaborator in the context of a dynamic team spread around the world
  • Self-starter, self-motivated, able to work independently, strong entrepreneurial spirit, and comfortable with risk and uncertainty 

Preferred Skills/Experience:

  • Familiarity with Ruby on Rails
  • Familiarity with Java
  • Experience delivering product features in a Consumer or Enterprise company
  • Experience with AWS: Lambda, EB, RDS, API Gateway, and Dynamo DB
  • Experience with Azure
  • Some experience with UI development using a framework such as Angular or React

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