Salary: Open
Employment Type: Permanent
Sub-industry: IT Solutions
Function: Internal IT

Company Overview

US Based Investment Management Firm

Job Description

This position allows plenty of opportunity for innovative thinking and designing solutions that directly address business needs. The successful candidate will have a wide array of technical experience in the Linux ecosystem, with a strong focus on RHEL and Amazon Linux. Comfort in working directly with business users –trading technology developers and Infrastructure teams – is a key aspect of this position. You will:

• Build a small team that will partner with other teams in India and the US.
• Help prioritize work for team members Research and recommend innovative products, services and solutions for both existing and emerging needs, with a heavy emphasis on AWS based technologies
• Improve existing and implement new automation processes to facilitate AWS and On-Premise services. Ability to implement full project Lifecyle, from gathering end user requirements to full production release and updates
• Advanced understanding of Linux and or Windows systems and issues related to maintaining a Hybrid Cloud environment
• Effectively resolve advanced requests from developers and Infrastructure. Possess a wide understanding of technology layers and ability to correlate data to address issues in AWS and On-Premise based infrastructure and services
• Maintain an infrastructure that showcases your ability to deliver world-class service for a rapidly evolving firm

What You’ll Bring

• A minimum of 10 years of Systems/Platform Engineering
• Leadership experience, preferably leading a team.
• One or more AWS Certifications preferred
• Server and Serverless AWS Services preferred (S3, Lambda, CloudFormation, ActiveMQ, RDS etc)
• Demonstrated experience in effectively managing Linux systems (CentOS/RHEL, Amazon Linux etc.)
• Experience with Infrastructure as Code solutions, e.g. Terraform, Cloudformation, Troposphere, AWS CDK, etc.
• Experience with Ansible or other Configuration Management solutions is required
• Understanding of Git workflows and exposure to collaboration on software projects with other team members. Experience with providing code reviews
• Strong scripting or programming background is required (Python, Bash)
• Familiarity with CI/CD tools preferred (Jenkins, Bamboo, TeamCity)
• Experience with AWS strongly preferred. Other Cloud technology exposure would be considered
• Significant exposure to Infrastructure and Application monitoring tools (NewRelic, Elastic Search, New Relic, DataDog etc)
• Exposure to container and orchestration technologies (Docker, Kubernetes, Mesos) is preferred
• Strong understanding of networking concepts (IP addressing, DHCP and DNS, NTP) and diagnostic tools (tcpdump/ethtool)
• Some understanding of file and block based storage is preferred
• Some understanding of Windows server and the AzureAD/M365 Suite of SaaS product is preferred

Job reference: JO-210319-249972

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