DevOps Engineer

Denver and Tampa Locations - Full Time

GetSwift develops cloud-based delivery management software for real-time route optimization and tracking in a smart, simple interface which is used in over 60 countries, 600 cities and in 60+ verticals.

the role

We have Big Data. Like so much data that we need someone with your special skill set to help us manage it all. Like Liam Neeson, you have a very special set of skills and you can't wait to deploy them in a new environment that could really appreciate what you bring to the table. Do you love designers and product? Do you find satisfaction in meeting customer requirements? Do you have ambitions for personal and professional development?  We want to talk to you!

The DevOps Engineer will be responsible for leading release management, cloud infrastructure, deployment processes, disaster recovery, business continuity, and all application environments. This includes the continuous implementation of DevOps principles and tooling for system performance, scalability, reliability, security and fault tolerance. We are looking for full time employees, but are happy to hear from contractors who want to work on site in our New York office. We do have snacks.  

GetSwift is currently in the process of redesigning their web and mobile apps and are transitioning from AWS to Microsoft Azure is looking to build out the DevOps team.  The ideal candidates will have experience in similar SaaS, IaaS, PaaS and ASE conversions with certifications in Microsoft Azure.

summary

The DevOps Engineer will be responsible for leading release management, cloud infrastructure, deployment processes, disaster recovery, business continuity, and all application environments. This includes the continuous implementation of DevOps principles and tooling for system performance, scalability, reliability, security and fault tolerance.

essential functions

  • Ownership of DevOps frameworks and updates to take advantage of Azure Automation.

  • Primary support and lead in resolving and providing technology team communications and updates from identification to closure of customer and internal impacting outages; this includes coordinating all groups required to remediate issues and managing the Production Incident Report (PIR) process after closure of the incident.

  • Support, develop, enhance, and maintain Azure and AWS cloud infrastructure for high availability and scale.

  • Configuring and integrating with third-party services; manage developer and administrator accounts including on-boarding and off-boarding.

  • Responsible for data backup integrity and failover / fallback strategies.

  • Optimize server configuration and network architecture.

  • Provide procedures to identify potential performance issues and help the team find a resolution.

  • Help automate continuous integration using tools like VSTS, Jenkins and Spinnaker.

  • Support and/or create the system architecture, design, implementation and automation within Azure, specifically PaaS and ASE environments

  • Lead technology initiatives that drive scalability and reliability.

qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, computer engineering or equivalent prior work experience and training required.

  • 4+ years of experience as a DevOps engineer, preferably in a SaaS, IaaS, PaaS engineering team for commercially developed software.Direct Azure and AWS experience; expertise in PowerShell and other automations.

  • Experience required in using infrastructure as code tools like AWS CloudFormation / configuration management tools like Puppet or Chef.

  • Require strong understanding of Linux and Windows operating systems.

  • Require experience with Docker and Continuous Integration Tools such as VSTS, Jenkins, and Bamboo.

  • Demonstrated experience managing a Global infrastructure is desired.

  • Azure certification is desired.

 

We offer a very competitive salary package (they all say that), a great work environment (we mean it), and the opportunity to work for a successful software company with an entrepreneurial culture. Our experienced and agile team members are keen to work with you to create a cutting-edge product. But above all else we offer you new experiences, the ability to pick up new skills along with freedom and respect!

To apply, please send resumes to talent@getswift.co

GetSwift Logistics is an Equal Opportunity Employer