Blue Star Sports is looking for high energy team members to join the leading youth sports management organization. We are looking for people who are interested in building a career with a rapidly growing company in the sports industry. We are looking for a DevOps Engineer who will be responsible for deploying, automating, maintaining, troubleshooting and improving the systems that keep the back end infrastructure running smoothly. This role requires you to have hands-on technical experience and a can-do approach towards environment automation / management and continuous improvement. The role will encompass the use of a broad range of AWS technologies, operating systems (Windows, Linux) and application environments (Oracle DB, SQL Server, PostgreSQL), with an emphasis on the implementation of best practice cloud security principles. Excellent English verbal and written communication skills are essential.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities
Deploying, automating, maintaining and managing AWS cloud based production system, to ensure the availability, performance, scalability and security of productions systems.
Build, release and configuration management of production systems-CI/CD Automation
Pre-production Acceptance Testing to help assure the quality of our products / services. · System troubleshooting and problem solving across platform and application domains. · Suggesting architecture improvements, recommending process improvements.
Evaluate new technology options and vendor products
Ensuring critical system security through the use of best in class cloud security solutions
Qualifications & Experience
BS in Computer Sciences (or equivalent)
AWS: 4+ years’ experience with using a broad range of AWS technologies (e.g. EC2, RDS, ELB, EBD, S3, VPC, Glacier, IAM, CloudWatch, KMS) to develop and maintain an Amazon AWS based cloud solution, with an emphasis on best practice cloud security
DevOps: Solid experience as a DevOps Engineer in a 24x7 uptime Amazon AWS environment, including automation experience with configuration management tools.
Scripting Skills: Strong scripting (e.g. Python) and automation skills.
Operating Systems: Windows and Linux system administration
Monitoring Tools: Experience with system monitoring tools (e.g. Nagios, Dyna Trace, New Relic)
OO Programming Skills: Strong OO Programming skills (Java or C#)
Experience with Docker Orchestration Systems
DB Skills: Basic DB administration experience (Oracle, SQL Server).
Agile Methodologies: Experience with Agile software development, project management methodologies
Version Control: Experience administrating version control systems such as SVN etc.
Networking: Understanding network topologies and common network protocols and services (DNS, HTTP(S), SSH, FTP, SMT)