Staff DevOps Engineer – BlackLocus

Austin, TX



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Bonus Eligible
401(k) Company Matching
Employee Stock Purchase Program


Health and temperature checks at all locations
Associates are required to wear a mask
Required social distancing measures throughout buildings
Increased cleaning frequency and enhanced sanitation efforts

● Partners with software engineers and data scientists to build secure, usable, efficient tools to enable their work
● Measures our development and operational effectiveness
● Defines problems and solutions facing our development efforts
● Helps drive our integration and deployment maturity
● Improves monitoring and alerting
● Leads and guides the team in identifying and implementing new technologies which will advance our security awareness
● Drives adherence with compliance controls
● Provides tools employing strong application and data security practices
● Manages key and password rotation
● Supports secure, cost-effective use of cloud compute cycles for our support and data science teams
● Helps control overall cloud costs

Must be eighteen years of age or older.
Must be legally permitted to work in the United States.

Additional Minimum Qualifications:

● 5 years experience as a Devops Engineer
● Ability and enthusiasm to collaborate with a diverse range of people and perspectives
● Strong Linux system administration background
● Good verbal and written communication skills
● Strong knowledge of AWS and/or GCP
● Knowledge of current and emerging deployment and integration technologies and paradigms
● Strong knowledge of application and web security best practices
● Experience with GitHub, Jenkins, and multiple test automation tools
● Experience with one or more of the following: Java, Go, or Python configuration
● Experience implementing vulnerability scanning such as AWS Inspector or Qualys in cloud deployments
● Experience automating patch management for base virtual machine and container images
● Experience with configuration Management tools  such as Ansible, Chef, Puppet, or similar
● Experience managing production infrastructure with Terraform, CloudFormation, or similar
● Experience enabling automated test environments
● Experience with container management (Docker, Kubernetes, etc.)

Education Required:
The knowledge, skills and abilities typically