DevOps Engineer Job Description:

Joinpiggy.com is looking for the highest caliber devops engineer to join its technical team. The ideal candidate will have overlapping hours with all US timezones.

Job Functions:

  • Share responsibility for health, scalability and availability of our cloud services

  • Automate deployment of AWS infrastructure and services

  • Select, architect, implement and maintain monitoring, alerting and reporting

  • Ensure cloud architecture meets scalability, availability and cost requirements

  • Be a mentor to team members on good operational practices

  • Respond to alerts and other system monitoring tools as final escalation point of support

Job Requirements:

  • 2-8 years of experience managing cloud infrastructure, preferably AWS

  • Experience with

    • continuous integration tools (Jenkins, Bamboo, Wercker)

    • configuration management tools (Chef, Ansible, Puppet)

    • containerization tools (Docker, Kubernetes, AWS ECS)

    • infrastructure automation tools (CloudFormation, TerraForm)

    • setting up database and other open source software (Postgres, Spark, Storm, Elasticsearch, Solr, etc...)

  • Solid networking knowledge

  • Strong scripting skills (JavaScript/Ruby/Python/shell)

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

  • Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity experience a plus

  • Recommend and implement best practices for application support in production environments

  • Excellent troubleshooting skills, especially within website, application servers, network, and databases

  • Familiarity with security design and process

  • Prior vendor management experience