DevOps Engineer (AWS)

Employer
Stansberry Research
Location
Baltimore, MD
Posted
Mar 20, 2017
Closes
Mar 21, 2017
Function
Engineer
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
Do you desire to work in a fast pace, team-oriented, results driven environment who continues to implement the latest technologies? Are you looking for a company that wants to hear your opinions on how to solve tough technological problems and will give you the latitude to try new things? Does the idea of working for a high growth organization that values their employees appeal to you? Have you worked in a heavy open source environment? If so you will want to look at this new opportunity with Stansberry Research that is a result of their growth and dedication to the latest technologies.Stansberry Research is a high-growth, independent, subscription-based publisher of financial information that is dedicated to helping millions of people around the world become better investors and we are seeking a DevOps Engineer with strong experience with AWS. The DevOps Engineer will be an integral part of our technology team working alongside some of the most talented group of people in the industry. In this role you will help define, implement and maintain the standards for deployment, processes, and standard protocols in a cloud environment. ResponsibilitiesStay current with Amazon Web Services, Common Cloud Operations and Development Operation practices and how these systems can be efficiently used at Stansberry ResearchFull product lifecycle in AWS including architecting the IaaS landscape, monitoring, securing and supporting environmentsPartner with various business stakeholders and technology leaders to translate program requirements into scalable technical solutions and system designsCollaborate with other members of the development operations team, to evaluate solutions and gain consensus on technical solutionsResearch, design, test, and evaluate new technologies, platforms and third party productsFacilitate planning for production implementation of solutionsEnsure alignment of solutions with Enterprise Architecture principles and guidelinesSocialize information on technology trends and productsDevelop documentation and standards for the architecture and security landscapeQualificationsExperience:A minimum of 5 years' experience in a hands-on role designing and implementing distributed systemsA minimum of 2 years of hands-on experience with Amazon Web ServicesProven experience with development operations practices and technologies in a software-defined infrastructure environment, delivering Infrastructure as Code (IaC)Experience designing and delivering large scale distributed systems (ideally using modern SOA patterns and REST)Solid understanding of security/access control, scalability, high availability, and concurrency patternsProficient in both Windows Server and Linux DistributionProficient in at least one dynamic language (JavaScript, Python, Node.js a plus)Proficient in at least one shell scripting language (bash, etc.) Desires:Experience with Application Configuration Management OpsCode ChefExperience with relational and non-relational database technologies like MongoDB, DynamoDBExperience in automation, and micro-servicesExperience in performance testing and turning web serversExperience in security testing, reporting and patching servers We value people with great ideas who partner with others to take action and accomplish goals. We recognize hard work and reward it with opportunities for advancement. We love to have fun both on the job and during company-organized events, like company happy hours and our annual holiday party. And we offer many other perks, including our brand-new, state of the art facilities, a casual dress code, weekly trainer-led workout sessions at our on-campus gym, and paid parking.At Stansberry Research, we thrive on new ideas and the entrepreneurial spirit. Naturally, we always look for new people, explorers, and innovators. If you are interested in a career where your ideas won't only be heard but rather celebrated, we'd like to hear from you. About Stansberry ResearchStansberry Research is a subscription-based publisher of financial information and software, serving millions of investors around the world. Our business is guided by two simple principles:We strive to give our customers the information we'd want if our roles were reversed.We only publish analysts whose advice and strategies we'd want our own families to read and to follow.We believe in offering a range of opinions. Experienced analysts, with their own unique investment strategies and philosophies, lead our franchise brands. As a result, we do not promote a single, unified view of the markets, but instead we publish a mosaic of opinions, recommendations, and strategies. This multi-franchise approach gives our work far greater breadth, creating more diverse opportunities for our subscribers. Our franchises are linked, however, by a continuous commitment to risk management and a contrarian approach to identifying investment opportunities. Across all of our franchises, we focus on investments that are unloved, ignored, or unknown. It is in these situations where having an informed perspective gives our subscribers the best risk-to-reward opportunities.All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.