Senior DevOps Engineer

We are looking for an enthusiastic DevOps engineer responsible for architecting and implementing CI/CD pipelines in order to deploy and operate software systems. Your primary focus will be the migration from Ad Hoc AWS Cloud configurations and a proprietary CI/CD solution to Infrastructure as Code and a more standard toolset.

Responsibilities

  • Administer AWS account in the 50-100 server range spread across a handful of applications with multiple environments for each
  • Transition from Ad Hoc AWS to Terraform
  • Suggest and Implement proper tooling around monitoring/logging to enhance visibility into production applications
  • Create CI/CD pipelines using Ansible for both backend and projects (Django, Python, PHP)

Skills and Qualifications

  • Strong background in Linux/Unix Administration

  • Experience with automation/configuration management using either Ansible, Puppet, Chef or an equivalent (Ansible preferred)

  • Ability to use a wide variety of open source technologies and cloud services (experience with AWS is required)

  • Experience with Infrastructure as Code (Terraform or equivalent)

  • Strong experience with SQL and MySQL (NoSQL experience is a plus, too, since we also use Redis)

  • A working understanding of code and script (PHP, Python, Perl and/or Ruby)

  • Knowledge of best practices and IT operations in an always-up, always-available service

  • Understanding fundamental design principles behind a scalable application

  • Strong unit-testing and debugging abilities

  • Proficient understanding of version control systems (git)

If interested please email CV to jobs@nextlinklabs.com