Stack Sports is seeking a highly motivated Sr DevOps Engineer on it's technology team! We are a diverse team that wears many hats with a primary role to keep our products and websites online and running. While developers are focusing on completing features and meeting feature requirements, the DevOps team is focusing on the underlying technologies to support those features and the plan to scale the application and to make it resilient to system failures. Besides making things work and keeping things running, we also build and manage several large internal services including automating repetitive tasks and finding ways to improve our systems. We improve our monitoring and metrics gathering so that we can detect issues earlier and handle them before any customers are impacted. We are looking for a candidate who thrives in a fast-paced environment and is interested in a rapidly growing company.
What You Bring To The Table:
Knowledge and experience with Linux and managing Linux and Linux/Windows hybrid environments.
Experience managing infrastructure as code with tools like Chef, Puppet, Ansible, Terraform, and Cloud Formation.
Experience with and knowledge of CI/CD tools like Jenkins and Gitlab CI.
Experience writing software using a modern high level language like Python, Ruby, PHP, C#, etc.
Experience writing software that utilizes 3rd party APIs.
Experience working in Git for source control.
Experience working in AWS and using AWS services to build infrastructure solutions.
Experience working with an RDBMS like MySQL, Oracle, PostgreSQL, etc.
Desire to take on difficult technical challenges.
Experience working in an agile team environment.
An understanding of TCP/IP networking.
An understanding of network and application security.
Desire to learn new things and to push yourself to be a key part of a great and diverse team.
Experience using Chef and OpsWorks
Experience with Docker
Experience with Gitlab
Experience with Kubernetes
Experience with Elasticsearch and Kibana
Experience with New Relic
Even if you don't meet every requirement in this job description, we still encourage you to apply. We're looking for ambitious team players who will add value and stick with us as we grow - not just candidates who check all the boxes!