Sr. DevOps Engineer

Job Description

SS&C is a global provider of investment and financial services and software for the financial services and healthcare industries. Named to Fortune 1000 list as top U.S. company based on revenue, SS&C is headquartered in Windsor, Connecticut and has 20,000+ employees in over 90 offices in 35 countries. Some 18,000 financial services and healthcare organizations, from the world's largest institutions to local firms, manage and account for their investments using SS&C's products and services.

Job Description

Senior DevOps Engineer

Locations : New York | Connecticut | New Jersey | Remote

Get To Know The Team:

The DevOps team is part of a larger software engineering organization responsible for building an innovative, cloud-native data and analytics platform servicing banks, asset managers, insurance companies and hedge funds.

Why You Will Love It Here!
  • Flexibility : Hybrid Work Model & a Business Casual Dress Code, including jeans
  • Your Future: 401k Matching Program, Professional Development Reimbursement
  • Work/Life Balance: Flexible Personal/Vacation Time Off, Sick Leave, Paid Holidays
  • Your Wellbeing: Medical, Dental, Vision, Employee Assistance Program, Parental Leave
  • Diversity & Inclusion: Committed to Welcoming, Celebrating and Thriving on Diversity
  • Training: Hands-On, Team-Customized, including SS&C University
  • Extra Perks: Discounts on fitness clubs, travel and more!


Job Description:

As a Senior DevOps Engineer, you will participate as a member of a global team working with modern cloud technologies including Docker, Kubernetes, RESTful APIs, NoSQL databases and more. Initially you will be responsible for designing, building, testing, and enhancing the security aspects of the system deployments and DevOps procedures to meet both business and technical specifications.

What you will get to do:
  • Hands on experience implementing cloud deployments including authentication, authorization, SSL certificates, mutual TLS, key management and using encryption in a Kubernetes environment
  • Provide day to day, hands on assistance to maintain and advance the build process to ensure reliability and optimum integration with CI/CD.
  • Work with the development, deployment, and automation teams on the CI/CD process and specifically to building processes and tools for Docker/Kubernetes scalable deployments.
  • Document and mentor developers in CI/CD processes, technologies, and design patterns.
  • Co-ordinate between cross-functional teams for Automation.
  • Identify manual processes that can be automated and write custom scripts for automation.
  • Writing custom Terraform scripts and Helms charts for public/private cloud setups and deployments.
  • Provide architecture and design recommendations on continuous integration and continuous delivery/deployment capabilities across all software engineering efforts
  • Source code management.
  • Recommend process improvements to ensure system scalability and reliability.
  • Develop strategies and provide guidance to support containerized software development.
  • Assist in establishing best practices and design patterns supporting Cloud deployment using containerization, continuous integration, test automation and continuous delivery.


What you will bring:
  • 5+ years of relevant hands-on experience in the field of DevOps.
  • Hands on experience implementing cloud deployments including authentication, authorization, SSL certificates, mutual TLS, key management and using encryption in a Kubernetes environment
  • Proficiency in deploying production systems in a cloud environment;
  • Experience with: RESTful APIs, Docker, Kubernetes, helm, terraform and the Public Cloud environments, Jenkins, GitHub, CI/CD, Python programming, Bash scripting with Python (preferred), Bash, PowerShell etc and Linux;
  • NoSQL databases and data pipelining solutions
  • ML/AI Operations and pipelining
  • Working knowledge of how to manage production, high-availability deployments, with backup and disaster recovery and automated failover.
  • Previous experience with financial institutions IT or similar, a plus
  • Working knowledge of Docker, Kubernetes, public/private cloud.
  • Comfortable in an Agile,Sprint-based SDLC with Jira and Confluence.


Thank you for your interest in SS&C! To further explore this opportunity, please apply through our careers page on the corporate website at www.ssctech.com/careers .

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Unless explicitly requested or approached by SS&C Technologies, Inc. or any of its affiliated companies, the company will not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies, or fee-based recruitment services. SS&C offers excellent benefits including health, dental, 401k plan, tuition and professional development reimbursement plan. SS&C Technologies is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any applicant for employment or employee on the basis of race, color, religious creed, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other classification protected by applicable discrimination laws.