DevOps Engineer

Employer
CoStar Group
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Jun 17, 2019
Closes
Jun 19, 2019
Ref
156466873
Function
Engineer, IT, QA Engineer
Hours
Full Time
DevOps EngineerJob DescriptionWhat qualities we are looking for?An individual with a sense of ownership and pride in his performance and its impact on company's success and can work in a fast-paced environment, supporting multiple software products and brands across the organization such as www.apartments.com, www.costar.com and www.loopnet.comAn Individual who is passionate about automating and leveraging DevOps principles, always striving for operational excellence with infrastructure-as-code mentality.An individual lives and breathes continuous integration/continuous delivery (CI/CD) using latest DevOps tools and innovative methodsEnsure the health and uptime of critical systems and applications with pro-active monitoring, analyzing metrics, implementing best practices, and strong troubleshooting skills.An individual with proactive and go-getter attitude who works well in a team environment as an individual contributorAn individual who is comfortable in a development and operations roleAn individual who has a thirst for learning new tools, platforms and languagesAn individual who communicates and collaborates well with teams in IT and business organizations within the companyA critical thinker with good problem solving and time management skills and an ability to multi-taskAn individual Strong communication skills, expresses oneself clearly both verbally and in writing.On-call rotationWhat essential qualifications and skills we are looking for?3-5 experience with managing heavy web traffic sites using mass scale architecture with a developer focusConfiguration management tools (eg, Chef, Puppet, Ansible)Infrastructure as code using Cloudformation, Terraform or similar platformsSome experience in AWS or Azure or Google cloudApplication load balancing technologies such as F5 LTMs, including management of VIPs, pools, nodes, iRule authoring, SSL offloading.Experience with enterprise monitoring tools in areas of APM, system vitals, synthetics and RUM.Heavy scripting support (PowerShell), Bash, Ruby, GroovyExperience with any SQL or No SQL databasesExperience with configuring Content Delivery Networks (CDN) for performance caching and global traffic management.Familiarity with infrastructure foundation components of large networks in AWS and on-prem (eg, systems & network administration, DNS, hypervisors, containers, databases, multi-datacenters).CoStar Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer; we maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing