Devops Engineer, Martha Stewart Living
Job Summary | Major goals and objectives.
The Martha Stewart Living Digital division of Meredith seeks a Devops Engineer to join our New York-based technical team.
The Devops Engineer is involved with the ongoing maintenance and monitoring of the systems that serve the MSL Web properties, and he or she drives decisions about systems architecture and configurations. Working within an agile methodology alongside developers, QA analysts and product managers, the Devops Engineer plays an integral part in the development life cycle, configuring and occasionally creating systems to support services, and seizing opportunities to introduce automation. The Devops Engineer also plays a critical role as the MSL Digital team's liaison to the operations team, based in Meredith's Des Moines headquarters. True to the term "devops," this position straddles the worlds of operations and development. The ideal candidate likely is a Web-application-minded systems administrator, or an operations-obsessed Web developer.
Essential Job Functions
35% Systems monitoring, maintenance, troubleshooting
20% Systems configuration
15% Systems architecture
10% Shell scripting, SQL queries, report generation
20% Automation of development and deployment processes
Minimum Qualifications and Job Requirements | All must be met to be considered.
Bachelor's degree in a relevant discipline
Five years' relevant experience working on high-traffic, high-availability Web sites.
Specific Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Linux (Ubuntu, Redhat/CentOS)
Amazon Web Services (EC2, S3, RDS, IAM)
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