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AWS DevOps Engineer
In this position, you will be part of the team building best in class data analytics and machine learning platform. Learn and grow using AWS Infrastructure, DevSecOps, Agile Scrum, incremental delivery philosophy with highly supportive peers constantly sharing subject matter expertise. You get an opportunity to expand your skills in MLOps and DataOps space.
**This is a fully remote role, sitting anywhere within the US. We anticipate the need to attend meetings in the Washington DC Metro area up to 4 times per year.**
What you’ll be doing:
Implement best in class cloud-based solutions in AWS using infrastructure as code
Deploy, setup, and run infrastructure configurations for various AWS services
Engage with technical stakeholders including but not limited to application development, networking, infrastructure, information security, risk, enterprise identity and access management, and security operations
Enable and optimize the automation of application and infrastructure environments
Be part of a team where you collaborate to build cloud infrastructure, with an understanding of AMI, Containers and serverless functions
Develop, maintain and improve continuous integration/continuous delivery (CI/CD) pipelines for delivering features, fixes and system updates in development, integration and production environments.
Set up, integrate, and maintain a scalable, stable set of CI/CD tools to support development, testing, and security scanning.
Implement Amazon CloudWatch, ELK and Splunk to provide continuous monitoring capabilities, track all aspects of the system, infrastructure, performance, application errors and roll up metrics.
Analyze functional and non-functional business requirements, translate them into technical operational requirements, and propose CI/CD pipelines with tools and plugins.
Making a big impact as part of a small team that’s pushing boundaries
What you must have:
- Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering or other related scientific or technical discipline
- 5+ years of experience in setting up Jenkins-based CI/CD Pipelines with integration with open-source plugins.
- 5+ years of experience in DevOps/Agile/Scrum environments and development.
- 3+ years of experience with open technologies like Jenkins, Gradle, Maven, Ansible and related Infrastructure as Code (IaC) tools, JIRA, including Docker, Kubernetes, BitBucket, GitHub, Git and others.
- 3+ years of strong hands-on experience with configuration management, cloud orchestration and automation tools with AWS environments.
- 3+ years experience with provisioning and managing infrastructure as well as applications in AWS cloud environments.
- 2+ years of experience with identifying and implementing automation for Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment.
- 2+ years experience writing infrastructure as code using one or more of the major tools such as Terraform, CloudFormation, or SAM, Ansible
- 2+ years experience with key AWS services such as Lambda, API Gateway, S3, RDS, DynamoDB, CloudWatch, SNS, SQS, and Eventbridge
What we'd like you to have:
- Design and implement automated monitoring capabilities to generate dashboards with trends, useful messages, and immediate notifications, and provide real-time metrics using Splunk or similar services.
- Knowledge of multi-account architecture, leveraging tools such as AWS Control Tower, SCPs, GuardRails, and Transit Gateways
- Wide technology experience that may include cloud architecture, cloud migrations, applications development, networking, security, storage, analytics, or machine learning
- Shall possess AWS Solution Architect (Associate or Pro) certification.
- Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures such as NIST, FISMA, FedRamp and Common Criteria regulations and standards.
- Familiarity with the MLOps, machine learning lifecycle and product landscape, for example: Amazon SageMaker, Apache Airflow, Looker, Trifacta etc. You don't need to be an expert in all these.
Why you’ll love working here:
- Generous vacation and retirement plans
- Comprehensive health benefits
- Flexible work location
- Diverse workforce that values equality and inclusion
- Ongoing training and development opportunities
- Friendly community with lots of social events
- Participation in charity initiatives
- Employee support program
Technologies you'll use:
DevOps, DevSecOps, Jenkins, Aws CloudFormation, Ansible, AWS Cloud
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