DevOps Engineer

DevOps, Terraform, Streaming, Software development, Software deployment, Software, System administration, Self motivated, Ruby, Python, Production, Operations, Organized, Reporting, Monitoring, Microservices, Media, Kubernetes, Linux, Jenkins, Infrastructure, Engineering support, IT, Communication skills, Cloud, Amazon Web Services, Architecture, Amazon SQS, Attention to detail, Amazon CloudFront, Agile, Akamai, Amazon RDS, Amazon S3, Automation, Best practices, Engineering, Ubuntu, Security
Full Time
Depends on Experience
Work from home available

Job Description

DevOps Engineer with a top mass media and entertainment company – Direct hire / full time – NYC OR Remote




POSITION TITLE: DevOps Engineer (NY or Remote)

REPORTS TO: VP, Product Architecture & Technology




OVERVIEW OF ROLE:   The DevOps Engineer is responsible for providing cloud engineering support to the Digital Operations team. The DevOps Engineer will work within the DevOps team to support a dynamic, scalable system with discrete, interoperable components powering multiple consumer-facing production workloads.

The ideal candidate will be heavily experienced with AWS workloads, familiar with containers, quick on their feet, and eager to be part of a small, agile Operations team that is at the front line of making the streaming sites and our consumer facing experience the absolute best it can be.




Maintain cloud engineering tasks and day to day systems administration and application deployment

Manage and support platforms, monitoring systems and applications (on-call component)

Support the Digital team when needed by providing DevOps support to other groups and departments

Design and develop code for solving a variety of problems by using modern DevOps principles 




5-7+ years of experience with significant experience administering, scaling, and triaging AWS production workloads  

Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience

Linux (Ubuntu/Debian) systems administration

Strong experience with Terraform and Kubernetes.

Familiarity with Jenkins and Datadog; or willingness to learn

Knowledge of infrastructure automation tools, with the ability to contribute to existing open-source infrastructure tools

Proficient in at least one programming language (preferably Python or Ruby)

Understanding of applied security best practices for cloud-based applications

Experience in managing and leveraging automation for a large number of AWS services (RDS, Elasticache, EKS, Autoscaling,

S3, AppMesh, Cloudfront, SQS, IAM, SNS, etc.)

Experience with CDNs (Akamai, Cloudfront, Cloudflare, Fastly, etc.) preferred

Experience supporting microservice ecosystems in production environments preferred

Certified Kubernetes Application Developer (CKAD) or Certified Kubernetes Administrator (CKA) certifications strongly


Highly motivated, hands on team player who will thrive in our fluid, fast-paced environment, and operates with a sense of

urgency and values accountability

Detail-oriented and highly organized with a demonstrated ability to self-motivate and follow-through on projects from

inception to production release without handholding

Excellent communication skills, written and verbal

Maintain a high degree of integrity

Ability to work in NYC but open to remote candidates 


Dice Id : 91007016
Position Id : DevOPS_wrX_nyr
Originally Posted : 4 months ago
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