Senior Operations Engineer

Engineer, Linux, Windows, Python, PHP, API, UX, HTML, Solaris, Development, Architect, Engineering, IT
Full Time

Job Description

Senior Operations Engineer

Required Skills & Experience

  • Four-year college diploma or university degree in computer science or software engineering or equivalent practical work experience.
  • 3+ years of experience within a media or internet technology operations environment with enterprise-level production support experience in a Linux/Unix and Windows environment. 3+ years of experience architecting, developing, and/or implementing cloud-based, containerized full-stack web applications in Python, Node, and PHP.
  • Expertise within internet application support experience within open-source platform environments.
  • Expert level experience implementing and supporting container-based environments based on Kubernetes, Docker and other container orchestration solutions.
  • Expert level experience implementing and supporting common AWS services (Lambda, EC2, ECS, Fargate, S3, RDS, DynamoDB, API Gateway, CloudFront, CloudWatch, IAM, SNS, SES, SQS) or other cloud provider equivalents.
  • Configuration and integration experience with modern, commercial, open source and SaaS based monitoring tools {Zenoss, Nagios, Zabbix, Monit/mmonit, Kibana, Catchpoint, Conviva, Circonus, DataDog, BigPanda, Rigor, New Relic, Cloudwatch and etc} .
  • Demonstrable DevOps experience with full stack web applications in two or more web/systems programming languages/frameworks: Python (Flask and Jinja2), PHP, Javascript (Node and Express)
  • Demonstratble experience implementing responsive web UI/UX with HTML/JS/CSS (Including jQuery and Semantic UI) and 3rd party REST APIs
  • Technical and problem-solving skills in multiple flavors of Linux/Unix such as RedHat, Ubuntu, CentOS, SmartOS, X-86 Solaris and etc.
  • Should be knowledgeable in configuration management, automation, orchestration systems (e.g Terraform, CloudFormation, etc)
  • Must possess collaboration skills, have a passion for lean processes, should be innovative, creative, quick thinker, fast learner, and a team player with a strong customer service focus
  • Troubleshoots problems quickly and effectively
  • Advanced technical competency in server and cloud administration, client service, user authentication, configuration management tools, internal & external monitoring tools, networking troubleshooting and concepts and shell scripting


Desired Skills & Experience
  • Lead experience in an application, operations or support center
  • Familiarity with Internet security best practices and risk management elements.
  • Advanced knowledge of private/public IaaS or SaaS cloud service providers such as AWS or Azure leveraging EC2, S3 or other services
  • Experience in physical enterprise systems for storage, clustering, filesystems, RAID, Volume Managers, networking, and security
  • Knowledgeable regarding emerging technologies in the digital media marketplace
  • Solid virtualization experience and knowledge of best practices.
  • Self-motivated, goal oriented and meticulous individual, who can adhere to departmental processes and procedures and able to work with minimal supervision.
  • Able to multi-task and manage changing and possibly conflicting priorities to meet demands of internal and external customers.
  • Excellent analytical, communication (verbal and writing) skills, process-oriented.
  • Must be able to communicate effectively with management, multiple business units and product development teams
  • Works well with others in an integrated team environment
  • Verifiable background supporting Development teams and build, test and release platforms.
  • Advanced technical knowledge of the complete inter-workings between hardware, applications, networking and users experiences.


What You Will Be Doing
  • - Assist management with guiding technical direction for Global Operations teams
  • Architect, develop and maintain custom full stack AWS web applications (Python, Node, PHP) for Global Operations teams, including custom integration solutions for partner operations and development teams.
  • Implement monitoring for production systems for quality and performance and ensure that monitoring is accessible, available, and relevant for Global Operations teams for critical or near-critical system issues.
  • Assist Global Operations business consultants and management as a specialized technical resource when meeting with brand development teams.
  • Create and review documentation as needed for Global Operations teams
  • Create and maintain documentation for Global Operations tools
  • Collaborate with other groups to set standards and document production configurations.
  • Assist with the recommendation of policies and procedures to be used to support the Digital Services environment.
  • Daily management of bugs, requests, projects, and other work as requested by Global Operations teams and their brands.
  • Participate in regular stand-up meetings and communicate with other Global Operations Support Engineering team members
  • Continuously updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities, open-source user groups, reading professional publications and white papers. Stays abreast of current and cutting edge Internet operations best practices, establishes personal professional network
  • Support scheduled installations/upgrades and maintenance in accordance with established IT policies and procedures and business requirements.
  • Works closely with business owners on change and maintenance windows/requests as needed.
  • Provides guidance to team members in the day-to-day support of the Digital Products, Services and Infrastructure management.
  • Implement or develop automation, monitoring, reporting or systems administration tooling to improve efficiency and effectiveness of Global Operations teams and client service reliability.
  • Must be able to work within a shift-based environment and an on-call rotation
  • Manage and own Global Operations AWS account spend and security
  • Manage and administrate Global Operations monitoring and monitoring ingest tools


The Offer
  • Competitive Pay: $40-$50/hr
  • Contract Duration: 3 Months - Direct Hire

You will receive the following benefits:
  • Medical & Dental Insurance
  • Health Savings Account (HSA)

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Dice Id : 10105282
Position Id : 471571
Originally Posted : 2 months ago
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