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DevOps Engineer

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Category: Operations/Support, Software Engineering
Company Description: Prestigious Hedge Fund
Salary: Highly Competitive, Depending on Experience
Position Type: Permanent
Location:
Job Number: 9784

Job Description:


Job Description

Our client has been transforming application support at the fund over the past few years. The function has gone from being reactive to proactive utilizing modern DevOps techniques. You will be responsible for leading a team and being an integral part of our continuing evolution. This will require you to communicate effectively at all levels, build strong relationships, bring teams together, and ultimately be the face of this team. We need the team to be consultative and operational in nature, working with different groups to apply modern DevOps techniques to their specific challenges.


Some of your day to day will include -

  • Working with and consulting development teams on how to design and optimize a robust CI/CD pipeline. This includes knowledge of (but not limited to) the following tools: Confluence, JIRA, GitHub, Jenkins, TeamCity, Artifactory, Octopus Deploy, ElasticSearch, OpsGenie, and DataDog.
  • Coaching and mentoring your team on best practices and driving their career development.
  • Ensuring system stability and uptime for all tools and application under this team’s management. This includes application and infrastructure monitoring, troubleshooting and user support.
  • Proactively identify areas of improvement and be able to accurately assess business risk to help prioritize remediation.
  • Design and implement new solutions with the goal of allowing the firm to be able to release code into production more often and making every team more efficient.
  • Staying abreast of industry trends, new platforms and tools, and coming up with a business case to adopt new technologies.

 

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree (or higher) in a STEM subject (science, technology, engineering, math)
  • 8+ years of professional experience with exposure to Application Development, DevOps, Support and System Administration
  • 3+ years of experience leading a team
  • Extensive background in building highly automated DevOps infrastructure
  • Experience with configuration and automation tools, such as Chef, Puppet, Ansible, or Salt is a plus
  • Strong coding skills in Python and/or Powershell is required.
  • Establishment and implementation of availability monitoring and performance management infrastructure
  • Ability to develop a Center of Excellence based model for tooling, application onboarding, best practices and operations
  • Experience designing, deploying and operating solutions in public cloud is desirable (AWS, GCP, Azure)
  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to explain complex technical problems to various audiences
  • Must be a visionary leader with the ability to focus on immediately needs while keeping a view on the longer term big picture

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply by submitting their resume as an MS word document including a cover letter with a summary of relevant qualifications, highlighting clearly any special or relevant experience.


Please Note: All inquiries will be treated with the utmost confidentiality. Your resume will not be submitted to any client company without your prior knowledge and consent.


Contact Recruiter
betsy.kuhns@andiamogo.com
Senior Technical Recruiter
Andiamo Partners | 90 Broad Street, Suite 1501, New York, NY 10004


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