DevOps Engineer in Raleigh, NC at Vaco

Date Posted: 7/24/2019

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Job Description

About the position:

Do you have what it takes to manage complicated, global, open-source infrastructure?

Potential candidates will join a highly-skilled team, and will need to be familiar with emerging technologies in the field and make decisions regarding the use of those technologies. Providing 100% uptime is considered a success (including during maintenance periods) and quick, automatic provisioning of resources while maintaining constant system reliability. Working closely with developers, QA engineers, architects, system, operations engineers and product management.

Responsibilities include:

  • Build and maintain highly available and scalable production systems.

  • Manage core production systems, including frequent changes and updates.

  • Rapidly identify and resolve problems in production systems.

  • Handle complex service faults.

  • Develop tools to improve our pipeline.

  • Improve technologies and processes while maintaining a rapid delivery cycle.

  • Provide support during off hours (nights and weekends) when necessary.

Ideal candidates will have:

  • At least 3 years experience managing and maintaining Linux servers in a global, multi-server environment.

  • Experience writing Python, Groovy and Bash scripts.

  • Practical experience using Ansible and Docker.

  • Experience configuring Amazon Web Services or similar cloud-based platforms.

  • Familiarity with Elasticsearch

  • Kubernetes experience preferred

  • Prior work experience in an Internet/SaaS company.

  • Experience with virtualization systems.

  • US Citizenship required

Join our awesome team if you're:

  • Intelligent, curious and love to learn and explore new depths in the technology you use every day.

  • Willing and able to meet a challenge head-on, solve problems independently and make things happen.

  • Open minded, flexible and thrive in a highly dynamic, fast-paced, ever-changing environment.

  • A team player who understands that the only way to solve large problems is with teamwork and mutual support.