Staff DevOps Engineer – BlackLocus

Location
Austin, TX

Category
Technology

Type
Corporate

Job ID
149905

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

COVID PRECAUTIONS

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
RESPONSIBILITIES

● 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

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
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