DevOps Engineer in New York, NY

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Moody's Analytics   •  

New York, NY 10001

Industry: Finance & Insurance


Less than 5 years

Posted 54 days ago

Moody's Analytics provides financial intelligence and analytical tools supporting our clients' growth, efficiency and risk management objectives. The combination of our unparalleled expertise in risk, expansive information resources, and innovative application of technology, helps today's business leaders confidently navigate an evolving marketplace.


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The engineering team you will be joining operates more like a start-up than might be expected from the well-established, financially stable firm that we are. We practice agile development (fast iterations, continuous integration, automated testing and build processes). Our team enjoys working together and we share the same goal of building and shipping great products. We are looking for like-minded individuals to join us.

The team is responsible for building the next generation version of a web application used by governments and companies all over the world. Our office is located in downtown Manhattan in a brand new building. To learn more about the types of products we work on

Job Description

We are looking for a talented and motivated DevOps/Cloud Architect. The ideal candidate will be a highly motivated hands-on individual with a strong focus on automation, continuous integration and deployment, and has a understanding of the offerings within the AWS cloud technology stacks. You will be responsible for utilizing these technologies to re-architect and migrate applications from on-prem to cloud, improve development cycles, and ensure scalability and reliability. Experience with Windows and Linux, Amazon cloud platforms, source control systems, and configuration management tools is essential.

You'll be required to assess security and technical challenges, migrate application from on-prem to cloud, then establish "cloud-ready" development best practices, and become the evangelist for cloud technologies within the team and organization.


Required Skills:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, related field, or equivalent experience
  • Minimum of 3 years' hands-on experience of scripting, release/deployment automation
  • Minimum of 3 years' hands-on experience of AWS cloud architect
  • Minimum of 2 years' experience with container and orchestration technologies
  • Experience architecting applications on AWS cloud
  • Expert on scripting languages, Powershell, Python and/or Bash/Linux
  • Experience in build and release engineering or configuration management
  • Experience with source control tools (Git, Subversion, TFS, etc.)
  • Experience with configuration management and automation tools – Chef/Puppet/Ansible/Salt, Docker, Jenkins, Vagrant, and anything else in between!
  • Understanding of Agile development, continuous deployment and continuous integration, especially in a .NET or Node development shop
  • Experience with SQL Server
  • Experience with high traffic websites
  • Strong ability to troubleshoot and solve problems independently
  • Willing to work in a fast pace and multitasking environment
  • Strong communication and documentation skills

Valid Through: 2019-10-21