DevOps Engineer

    • Job ID: 512989-687181
    • Location: New York, NY
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Years of Experience: 5 - 7 Years
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Job Description:

W. W. Norton is searching for an inquisitive, proactive, results-oriented and security-minded DevOps engineer to add to our growing team. The role will involve creating and maintaining continuous integration and delivery pipelines, to ensure automated and repeatable deployment processes. The DevOps engineer will be responsible for researching, implementing and driving best practices for enterprise deployments and software development lifecycle automation. This role will be operating in a cloud-focused environment.

Problem-solving and scripting skills are crucial. Candidates must be proficient in configuring AWS services (Auto Scaling Groups, Load Balancer, Security Groups) and Kubernetes. Candidates should also have prior experience in installing Linux services, nginx, NodeJS deployment tools and Docker.

We offer a competitive salary and excellent benefits package. All candidates must be authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis for any employer. This position is located in our Manhattan office and reports to the Director of Engineering.

Essential Job Responsibilities:

  • Design, implement and maintain a robust, scalable CI/CD pipeline.
  • Troubleshoot issues during the build process in the various environments (Production, Staging, Dev/test).
  • Support automation of CI testing and troubleshoot issues along the CI/CD pipeline.
  • Setup and administer development, test, and production environments in Kubernetes.
  • Delivering production cloud operations support and monitoring in our AWS and other hosted environments.
  • Proactively monitor and enhance the current existing AWS architecture.
  • Monitor and manage alert services for the health of the entire cloud architecture, including, but not limited to, CI/CD pipelines, database, application tier, external interfaces.
  • Staying up-to-date with current web application and development technologies and services.
  • Production Support and system maintenance as needed.

Experience and Skills:

  • At least 5 years’ experience with development operations (DevOps) with a cloud-based environment, particularly Amazon Web Services (AWS).
  • Hands on Linux system administration
  • Managing and configuring AWS services for high traffic web/mobile application and big data analytics platform
  • Implementing Continuous Integration / Continuous Deployment (CICD) in projects
  • Creation of CD automation built on Docker and Kubernetes.
  • Implementing configuration management solutions such as: Chef, Puppet, Salt, and Ansible
  • Creation of dynamic monitoring and alerting solutions using industry leading services
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to multitask; can set priorities and follow a timeline
  • Ability to work in the United States for any employer
  • Ability to work full-time in WW Norton’s Manhattan office
  • Must be available for after-hours assistance as needed