We are looking for a hands-on DevOps Lead to join our fast growing company. This role is part of the engineering team and is responsible for availability, security, and performance of the inPowered platform and products. Our applications run in AWS and our current deployment is automated with Chef, Jenkins and Cloud Formation. You will lead the team building and enhancing application infrastructure for deploying and monitoring applications, ad-serving, integrating with 3rd party services and data processing. Our systems and data foot print is big and growing fast.
Additional job functions include:
-Lead a variety of technology infrastructure, monitoring and diagnosing projects in all areas including continuous integration and data platform.
-Maintain availability and scalability of critical production systems.
-Respond and resolve service problems.
-Write software and create automation to prevent problems.
-Review design/launch documents and influence standards for operating services.
-BS/MS in Computer Science or equivalent experience.
-Expertise in one or more: Bash, Perl, Python, and/or Ruby scripts for monitoring and automation of tasks.
-Excellent Linux administration skills and understanding of system performance areas (memory, swap, disk i/o, network i/o, etc.).
-Strong troubleshooting and performance tuning skills.
-Knowledge in networking architecture and application instrumentation.
-Strong sense of ownership, customer focus and ability to work in dynamic environment with minimal supervision.
-Excellent communication, writing and organizational skils
-Expert unix skills
-Experience with configuration management tools like Chef, Puppet, Jenkins and/or CloudFormation
-Expert knowledge of AWS and Git
-Experience with MySQL and familiarity with Hadoop/Hive/HBase/Kafka/Storm.
-Familiarity with services such as Sumo and Splunk and monitoring tools, like Munin, Nagios, or Ganglia.
We’ve got all the standard benefits, plus:
-A sweet location (in San Francisco, NYC, and Toronto)
-A dog-friendly atmosphere
-Catered lunches and a stocked kitchen
-Executive-sponsored happy hours
-Gym, commuting, internet, and cell reimbursements
-Office Olympics and pool/foosball tournaments