Senior DevOps Engineer

Boston, MA, USA

Ranked as #12 on Forbes’ List of 25 Fastest Growing Public Tech Companies for 2017, EPAM is committed to providing our global team of over 24,000 people with inspiring careers from day one. EPAMers lead with passion and honesty, and think creatively. Our people are the source of our success and we value collaboration, try to always understand our customers’ business, and strive for the highest standards of excellence. No matter where you are located, you’ll join a dedicated, diverse community that will help you discover your fullest potential.

DESCRIPTION


You are curious, persistent, logical and clever – a true techie at heart. You enjoy living by the code of your craft and developing elegant solutions for complex problems. If this sounds like you, this could be the perfect opportunity to join EPAM as a Senior DevOps Engineer. Scroll down to learn more about the position’s responsibilities and requirements.

The ideal candidate will act as a player/coach for knowledge transfer in development, automation and support of a group of microservice-based applications and shared AWS cloud infrastructure. We are looking for a seasoned Developer or DevOps Engineer who has knowledge of and experience in cloud infrastructure.

Responsibilities

  • Develop, maintain, and automate various capabilities supporting the core CI/CD pipeline (GitHub, Jenkins, Artifactory);
  • Provide governance and support for the application development groups;
  • Develop, deploy, monitor, and automate AWS-based infrastructure services and tools that will be consumed by the application development teams;
  • Develop and implement CloudFormation templates to help with environmental standardization, security and compliance;
  • Implement DevSecOps security best practices;
  • Provide 24x7 support for cloud services on a rotating basis.

Requirements

  • Fast learner: learn our industry and become a subject matter expert on our applications;
  • Solution provider: naturally inquisitive, customer service-oriented. Fervent interest in resolving problems and building quality application solutions for our customers. Exercise behaviors which exhibit industry and engineering standards in solution delivery;
  • Service Management System expertise: mastery of the systems used for customer management, ticket tracking, and communication;
  • Proactive contributor: dedicated team member, contributing to solo and group solutions using professional competence, integrity, and collaboration;
  • Organization and planning: plan, organize schedules and budgets time in an efficient, productive manner. Focused on key priorities;
  • SDLC focused: familiar with various software development life cycles and methodologies (Agile and non-Agile);
  • Technical acumen: familiar with standard Internet protocols such as name servers, hypertext transfer, file transfer, e-mail etc. Awareness of common browser compatibility issues;
  • Self-directed: ability to work independently, exercising good judgement and decision-making;
  • Communicator: possess exceptional written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills;
  • Analytical: strong analytical thinking, troubleshooting and problem solving skills within complex enterprise systems;
  • Bachelor’s degree (Computer Science or Information Technology preferred) or equivalent experience to be evaluated on a case-by-case basis;
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in DevOps or development role using modern programming languages such as Python, Ruby, Java, JavaScript, or similar;
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience with CI/CD/CO tools such as GitHub, Jenkins, Artifactory, Docker, Ansible, Chef, Datadog, Sumo Logic, CloudFormation or similar;
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience with Linux (or Unix) environments;
  • Minimum 1 year of experience working in an Agile team environment.