Senior DevOps Engineer

Senior DevOps Engineer needed for a Profitable Hedge Fund Risk Management and Research Company

  • REMOTE
  • Stamford, Connecticut
  • $160,000 - $220,000
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A bit about us:

One of the leading financial risk advisory and risk management research companies is hiring a Senior DevOps Engineer.

The ideal fit thinks of Infrastructure as Code, with experience in cloud technologies, preferably AWS, Object Oriented and Open Source Programming, and has skills in Docker, Rancher, Unix/Linux, or similar tools.

Why join us?

Be part of an industry leader working on ground breaking research, data, and analytics products, as well as a media arm servicing high net worth customers and retail investors alike.

Job Details


KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Build out, maintain, troubleshoot and advance our cloud-based infrastructure
  • Ensure security patches and software versions are up to date on a on a regular basis
  • Ensure our apps are secure and well monitored
  • Collaborate with developers, product managers and other participants in the development of solutions
  • Mentor and cross train other team members
  • Assist in continuous process improvement
  • Develop web, multimedia and mobile applications including planning, coding, testing, debugging, and deploying in an Agile team environment with an emphasis on TDD/BDD

THINGS THAT EXCITE YOU
  • Cloud tech
  • Automation - reliable, repeatable, non-manual is the way
  • Web development, esp. Ruby on Rails, convention over configuration so you can code the app
  • TDD/BDD
  • Refactoring - without quality, code is nothing
  • Exploring new tech - you know that somewhere someone's writing the new hotness and you'd like to be in on it
SKILLS REQUIRED
  • Solid Cloud experience, preferably AWS
  • Strong experience with virtualization and containerization
  • Strong *nix sysadmin skills
  • Experience with automation Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery
  • Experience with web development, (Backend language JavaScript, JavaScript/AJAX libraries expertise implicit)
  • Ability to pair code using remote pairing tools and ability to prepare code for review and to review completed code

EDUCATION/WORK EXPERIENCE
  • Degree in Computer Science or related or comparable business experience
  • 3+ years DevOps experience
  • Experience in all phases of the web application development cycle and working with a mix of web technologies. Ruby on Rails experience optimal, Comparable open-source web framework experience acceptable
  • Broad programming experience with depth in several languages. Ruby, JavaScript, optimal. Additional language experience preferred

Current Stack
  • AWS (ECS, RDS, ELB/ALB, EBS, ECR)
  • Jenkins
  • Docker
  • Rancher 1
  • Cattle
  • Terraform
  • Nagios
  • Graylog
  • Heroku
  • Most apps are Ruby, most of those are Rails of varying versions.
  • Assorted other apps and integrations in varying languages and frameworks

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Location
REMOTE
Job Type
Permanent
Compensation
$160,000 - $220,000