Palo Alto, CA • $130k/yr

Palo Alto, CA • $100k/yr

Palo Alto, CA • $150k/yr

DevOps Engineer


  • Palo Alto, CA
  • Permanent
  • Puppet

  • Docker

  • Ansible

  • Hadoop

  • Python

  • Jenkins

  • Chef

  • terraform

  • Mysql

  • AWS

  • spark

  • Hive

  • salt

  • Bash

  • Job Posted: Tuesday, January 09, 2018

  • Expires On: Friday, June 15, 2018

  • Job Type: Permanent

  • Duration: 1+ years

  • Desired Experience: 6-10 years

  • Work Authorization: Resident/Citizen, Citizen, H1-B, EAD

Job Summary:
The Global Innovation Team is a small, startup-like product and business incubator founded in 2015 to bring technology to the core of everything we do at EY. This includes enabling existing businesses with technology as well as building entirely new web and mobile products and technology platforms with an enterprise focus. Our access to the worlds leading companies is unprecedented and so are the opportunities stemming from these relationships. Be a part of something huge!
Global innovation is looking for DevOps professionals to work on exciting problems and create industry leading solutions that meet the highest standards in security, quality, and user experience. We have tremendous opportunities in a variety of areas, including consumer platforms, user interface design, mobile, catalog and database design, information retrieval, security, artificial intelligence, and natural language processing. As a DevOps engineer, you will be responsible for deploying and maintaining the infrastructure used by our team. In this role you will facilitate and accelerate the software development process while helping to establishing best practices across the stack. This position is full-time and based in Palo Alto, CA.
Key Responsibilities: 
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills and the ability to communicate with customers, vendors and partners, and across all levels of the organization
  • Ability to interact, develop, engineer and communicate at the highest technical levels of organizational decision-making
  • Well organized, attentive to details and able to meet demanding deadlines
  • Design, build, test, deploy, maintain and improve technology solutions for new products and services
  • Support developers in the organization by making great tools and processes for them
  • Run and manage the tools that keep the organization running
  • Receives limited, general direction rather than supervision
  • Proven ability to succeed in both collaborative and independent work environments
To qualify, candidates must have: 
  • Ability to design and configure virtual network topologies, especially in Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Experience designing configuration management systems using tools such as Chef, Ansible, Puppet, Salt & Jenkins
  • Ability to provision, monitor, optimize and scale AWS infrastructure using APIs
  • Strong coding capability in one or more languages, especially bash and Python
  • Experience with automation and workflow management
  • Experience with Docker highly preferred
  • Experience with application load balancing solutions for scaling and HA
  • Linux and/or Windows administration experience
  • Well versed in internet architectures, including web, application, and database components such as Apache, IIS, memcache, MySQL, SQL Server, etc.
  • Deep understanding of firewalls, NAT and packet filtering (specifically Iptables)
  • General Networking skills required (Layer 2 & 3 switches, TCP/IP, SNMP, etc.)
  • Experience with Hadoop and related projects (Hive, Hbase, Pig, Spark, Mahout, etc.)
  • Experience in data analysis and visualization
  • Experienced with Amazon Web Services
  • Some travel or extended work day (early start/late finish) may be required as necessary to meet deadlines and handle important support issues
  • B.S./MS/PhD in Computer Science or related field or equivalent experience
  • 5-10+ years of work experience in the industry with a minimum of 3 years post-graduate experience