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Site Reliability Engineer
Date Posted:  6/7/2021
Job ID:  Job #3864
Employment Type: Perm Placement
Location: New YorkNew York
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Are you passionate about digital media, entertainment, and software services? Do you like big challenges and working within a highly motivated team environment? As a Site Reliability Engineer in the Hosting, Strategy, Sales & Scheduling (HSS&S) team, you will help develop modern software solutions that accelerate the migration of workflows into the cloud.

STAND 8 provides end to end IT solutions to enterprise partners across the United States and with offices in New Jersey, LA, Atlanta, New York and more.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develop and implement platform and cloud services to drive our applications
  • Work closely with our development partners to define technical specifications based on conceptual design and business requirements.
  • Assist with the design and implementation of security and forensics capabilities to ensure governance across multiple cloud venues, private and public.
  • Evaluate new and emerging technologies and tools for infrastructure orchestration.
  • Design, develop, test, debug, and document new and existing software and or applications.
  • Contribute to and respond to code and architecture reviews as needed.
  • Write code and scripts to automate everything possible.
  • Strong technical expertise and troubleshooting skills for large-scale distributed computing systems and software.
  • Strong knowledge of devOps tools for continuous integration

QUALIFICATIONS

  • BS in computer science or related field
  • At least 4+ years of experience supporting high volume or large-scale environments
  • Knowledgeable in public and private cloud technologies
  • Demonstrated ability to conceive, manage, and complete project deliverables
  • Linux systems administration skills, across distributions, and especially in a cloud or virtualized environment
  • Understanding of IP networking and traffic scaling
  • Proven ability to design and present understandable and practical solutions to complex problems
  • Demonstrate leadership skills in a fast-paced, team-driven environment
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, including visual presentation skills
  • Demonstrated experience in research data collection, analysis, and presentation
  • Ability to work effectively across internal and external organizations
  • Ability to travel when needed; expected travel is 5-25%

DESIRED CHARACTERISTICS

  • Extensive experience leveraging AWS, Azure, and/or Google Compute Platform to deploy highly reliable and scalable cloud applications
  • Expert at script language development, including Python, Node.js, and Perl
  • Experience creating and managing projects in version control, including git and GitHub
  • Experience with large-scale distributed infrastructures, including technologies for clustering and load balancing
  • Understanding of distributed capacity management
  • Understanding of Service-Oriented Architectures (SOA and REST), Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) and Platform as a Service (PaaS)
  • Experience implementing continuous integration and continuous delivery (CI/CD) tools and systems
  • Specific experience with container management platforms with a preference of kubernetes
  • Demonstrated ability to automate the deployment of infrastructure using tools like Terraform, Ansible, or Chef/Puppet.
  • Deep understanding of HTTP, TCP, DNS, UDP, IPv4/IPv6 networking and protocols
  • Understanding of network database and storage technologies including NoSQL, NAS, and object stores
  • Experience with Agile, including Scrum, Kanban, and Extreme Programming
  • Understanding software development in a DevOps culture
  • Proponent of open source software licenses
  • Ability and desire to mentor engineers, technologists, and managers