Senior DevOps (AWS) Engineer

Capital Markets Placement  •  New York, NY

5 - 7 years experience  •  Online Advertising & Marketing Services

$110K -$130K
Posted on 08/16/17 by Julie Bolbas
Capital Markets Placement
New York, NY
5 - 7 years experience
Online Advertising & Marketing Services
$110K -$130K
Posted on 08/16/17 Julie Bolbas


  • Main focus is to provide technical expertise and platform leadership in areas of data center server management, networking, firewall & load balancing technologies, in a hybrid colo/AWS cloud infrastructure
  • Configuration and management of Content Delivery Networks such as Akamai or Fastly
  • Identify more effective ways to monitor network performance and make recommendations for improvement
  • Document and track performance, experience, and system metrics
  • Coordinate change planning and formal change control process to systems in order to ensure internal and external SLA's are met
  • Assist in the management of server environment related tasks as needed
  • Provide Tier II Ticket Resolution/support, including supporting the business via a scheduled on-call rotation
  • Be very customer focused in all support tasks

Required Skills/Experience:

  • Experience with core AWS services such as VPC, EC2, ELB, RDS, S3 and Route 53
  • Experience with hybrid environments – On-premise and cloud
  • Migrations from on premises infrastructure to cloud are a plus
  • Experience with VMWare and managing virtualized resources
  • Experience using Docker containers
  • Excellent knowledge of LAN and WANtroubleshooting
  • Diverse in implementing/working with multiple vendors/hardware such as Cisco, Foundry-Brocade, Citrix-Netscaler, Juniper, Dell, EMC, etc.
  • Implementing such security protocols such as IPSec, NAT, etc.
  • Ability to manage Active Directory, DNS, FTP, IIS and DHCP
  • Excellent server hardware and OS troubleshooting skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Excellent organizational and time-management skills
  • Ability to effectively handle stress and deadlines (Requires an individual with demonstrated success in these areas and no history of difficulty maintaining performance under stress)
  • Flexible schedule including the ability to work late nights, early mornings and weekends as needed. 24x7 on-call status required
  • Ability to work in a team environment and/or as an individual contributor, as required
  • At least 5 years of relevant experience
  • Bachelors degree or higher required
  • CCNA, MCP/MSCE Certifications are a plus
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