Platform Engineer (Linux and AWS)

Greenwich, CT

Responsibilities

 

  • Research and recommend innovative products, services and solutions for both existing and developing needs, with a heavy emphasis on AWS based technologies
  • Improve existing and implement new automation processes to help AWS and On-Premise services. Capacity to implement full project Lifecyle, from gathering end user requirements to full production release and updates
  • Advanced comprehension of Linux systems and issues related to preserving a Hybrid Cloud environment
  • Successfully resolve advanced requests from developers and Infrastructure. Possess a wide understanding of technology layers and ability to compare data to address issues in AWS and On-Premise based infrastructure and services
  • Maintain an infrastructure that showcases your ability to deliver world-class service for a rapidly evolving firm

 

Requirements

 

  • A minimum of 8 years of Systems/Platform Engineering
  • One or more AWS Certifications preferred
  • Server and Serverless AWS Services preferred (S3, Lambda, CloudFormation, ActiveMQ, RDS etc)
  • Demonstrated experience in effectively managing Linux systems (CentOS/RHEL, Amazon Linux etc.)
  • Experience with Infrastructure as Code solutions, e.g. Terraform, Cloudformation, Troposphere, AWS CDK, etc.
  • Experience with Ansible or other Configuration Management solutions is required
  • Understanding of Git workflows and exposure to collaboration on software projects with other team members.
  • Strong scripting or programming background is required (Python, Bash)
  • Familiarity with CI/CD tools preferred (Jenkins, Bamboo, TeamCity)
  • Experience with AWS strongly preferred. Other Cloud technology exposure would be considered
  • Significant exposure to Infrastructure and Application monitoring tools (Zenoss, Elastic Search, New Relic, DataDog etc)
  • Exposure to container and orchestration technologies (Docker, Kubernetes, Mesos) is preferred
  • Strong understanding of networking concepts (IP addressing, DHCP and DNS, NTP) and diagnostic tools (tcpdump/ethtool)

 

 

 

Note: Qualified candidates will be contacted within 2 business days of the application. If an applicant does not meet the above criteria, we will keep your resume on file for future opportunities and may contact you for further discussion.

Date Posted 9/24/2019
Salary $150,000 - $180,000 + bonus






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