DevOps Engineer in New York, NY

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

New York Media   •  

New York, NY 10001

Industry: Media


Less than 5 years

Posted 62 days ago

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DevOps Engineer



New York Media energizes people around shared interests, igniting important conversations with a cosmopolitan point of view and providing the map to shrewdly navigate a fast-moving culture. We want to be a beloved habit for people around the world, with groundbreaking journalism at our core. By connecting our consumers to indispensable content and experiences, our media becomes the starting point from which we can provide innovative offerings across multipleplatforms.

Managing multimedia products that millions of people use every day is important work, and the Technology team is dedicated to making sure that everything New York Media creates is efficient and accessible. We enable other teams at New York Media to streamline their work and help our audience engage easily with our products.

The DevOps Engineer position will entail defining new standards and practices for development workflows, building out systems for infrastructure provisioning and management, and supporting technology teams by contributing to their product roadmaps and requirements. This team sits at the core of our engineering efforts and helps to establish the culture on how we operate our family of sites.

Job Responsibilities

  • Evangelizing DevOps as a culture across the technology teams
  • Optimizing developer workflows
  • Building out and maintaining our cloud infrastructure
  • Building out our monitoring and observability story with minimal complexity
  • Communicating out processes and best practices to developers through tutorials and documentation
  • Other responsibilities as assigned by manager

Role Requirements

  • 2-5 years of experience as in SRE, DevOps, web development, or equivalent experience engineering and orchestrating a modern cloud environment, ideally AWS. (Note, this role is a great fit for a candidate who has crossed over into the DevOps space)
  • Intermediate proficiency in the following tools & concepts: Cloud orchestration and computing paradigms, containerization, Amazon Web Services, Terraform, Configuration management tooling, CI/CD, DNS management, Shell and Python scripting, CDNs, and Version Control
  • Experience building future-proofed systems with clarity and reproducibility in mind
  • Experience evaluating long-term implementation tradeoffs with consideration of both cost and maintainability
  • Preferred experience with cloud networking, Docker, Varnish VCL, Node.js development experience, Elasticsearch, and Redis
  • Bachelor's degree in related field preferred

Valid Through: 2019-9-16