Position Details

DEVOPS ENGINEERS

#1
DevOps Engineer
Direct Hire
Salary is DOE; target is ~120-160k
San Diego, CA 92121

Required
• 5+ years of infrastructure/operations experience
• SaaS/PaaS background with virtualization (e.g. Xen/KVM) + AWS (S3, EC2, etc.)
• Solid scripting (Python, Ruby, etc)
• Agile
• Network management (including network stack, network tuning, load balancing, subnets/VLANs)
• Automated deployment and automated software tasks
• Understanding of file system and storage configurations such as NFS, SSD data replication
• Hands-on experience with configuration management and orchestration tools like Puppet
• Experience with monitoring tools such as Nagios or Sensu
• Proven experience with systems planning, security principles, and general software management best practices
• Excellent architecture and technical support documentation skills

Desired
• Big Data tech (e.g. Hadoop, Solr, ElasticSearch, Cassandra)
• Common open Source technologies (e.g. Apache/Tomcat, Nginx, MySQL)
• Atlassian Products (e.g. Confluence, Jira)
• Continuous Integration tools (e.g., Jenkins)
• Experience scaling applications for performance and reliability depending on type of workload
• Startup company experience

Soft Skills
• Exceptional analytical, conceptual, and problem-solving abilities
• Self-starter with a quick learning curve and good analytical and problem solving skills
• Team player who is capable of contributing at all technical levels as part of a dedicated project team as well as independently
• Demonstrated ability to work effectively within a team and with cross-functional technical and business teams

Responsibilities
• Develop and support cloud infrastructure designs and implementations and being directly involved in the software deployment process
• Use monitoring tools to find problems and resolve and/or escalate to development
• Design and deploy new applications and enhancements to existing applications, software, and operating systems
• Create and maintain documentation as it relates to system configuration, mapping, processes, and service records
• Gauge the effectiveness and efficiency of existing systems; develop and implement strategies for improving or further leveraging these systems
• Propose and create system design models, specifications, diagrams, and charts to provide direction to development teams
• Plan and perform Operating System and software upgrades
• Provide general assistance for Technical Support
• Assist in the development and implementation of disaster recovery plans
• Conduct research on emerging technologies in support of systems development efforts, and recommend technologies that will increase cost effectiveness and systems flexibility
• Perform cost-benefit and return on investment analyses for proposed systems to aid management in making implementation decisions

Company
Exciting start up revolutionizing how companies manage their digital marketing with our advanced tag management solutions. We help customers like Staples, United Airlines, Microsoft, Sony, and others efficiently manage the website marketing tools used in their websites, mobile apps and online videos.

Our office is a driven and energetic open concept space where teams coordinate project development and implementation. We are an international mix of experienced industry leaders and newcomers to our industry, which enables us to be both knowledgeable about our industry and flexible in our approach to client solutions as well as software development.

#2
DevOps Engineer
Direct Hire
Salary is DOE; target is ~120-130k+
San Diego, CA 92121

Required
• Enterprise Linux (RedHat or similar) installation, configuration and administration
• Strong experience with Software Configuration Management, Source Control and Provisioning, Build and Release, Continuous Integration, and Monitoring
• Coding / Development - Bash, Python, Perl and/or Ruby
• Knowledge of IP networking, VPN's, DNS, load balancing and firewalling
• Experience with Infrastructure security
• Familiarity with Big Data
• Mix of experience with relational & NoSQL data stores, such as MongoDB, CouchDB etc.
• Knowledge of best practices and IT operations in an always-up, always-available service
• ROI analysis in comparison of as-is vs. to-be state of environments, and processes
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to work effectively across internal and external organizations

Nice to have (any of the following)
• Cloud services (particularly Amazon Web Services and/or OpenStack)
• Automated testing tools
• Service-oriented architecture
• SNMP
• SOAP
• Virtualization
• Windows Media
• Digital Rights Management
• Security protocols, cryptography, PKI, SSL/TLS experience
• Video Conditional Access Systems
• Video standards such as: DECE/UltraViolet, MPEG2/4, AVC, H.264, MPEG DASH, HTTP Live Streaming, PlayReady, Marlin and RTSP
• Video watermarking
• Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or similar

Responsibilities
• Automating software deployment and configuration management
o Release (with tools such as jenkins, travis, teamcity)
o Configuration management and infrastructure provisioning (with tools such as puppet, chef, ansible, cfengine)
o Orchestration (with tools such as zookeeper, noah, mesos)
o Revision control source code repositories (such as Git, SVN, Perforce)
o Developing and supporting deployment and rollback tools and processes
• Monitoring (with tools such as Nagios, Incinga, SiteScope)
• Virtualization and containerization (with tools such as AWS, OpenStack, vagrant, docker)
• Participate in capacity planning, provisioning and scaling of the application infrastructure
• Ability to develop High-Level Design interaction diagrams, system functionality changes, data model, data flow, high-level interface specifications
• Helping to ensure information security best practices
• Provide tier 3 technical support as needed

Summary
Support the creation, deployment, and operations of a large product suite that enables content protection and security for video delivered via satellite, cable, or the Internet. Collaborate with teammates to build, test, deliver, and monitor high-performing, scalable, high-quality products. Work collaboratively with software engineering to deploy and operate our systems, help automate and streamline our operations and processes, and build and maintain tools for deployment, monitoring and operations. Troubleshoot and resolve issues in our dev, test and production environments.

#3
Director of DevOps
Direct Hire
Salary is DOE; target is ~130-160k+
San Diego, CA 92121

Required
• Enterprise Linux (RedHat or similar) installation, configuration and administration
• Strong experience with Software Configuration Management, Source Control and Provisioning, Build and Release, Continuous Integration, and Monitoring
• Coding / Development - Bash, Python, Perl and/or Ruby
• Knowledge of IP networking, VPN's, DNS, load balancing and firewalling
• Experience with Infrastructure security
• Familiarity with Big Data
• Mix of experience with relational & NoSQL data stores, such as MongoDB, CouchDB etc.
• Cloud services (particularly Amazon Web Services and/or OpenStack)
• Automated testing tools
• Service-oriented architecture
• Knowledge of best practices and IT operations in an always-up, always-available service
• ROI analysis in comparison of as-is vs. to-be state of environments, and processes
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to work effectively across internal and external organizations

Nice to have (any of the following)
• SNMP
• SOAP
• Virtualization
• Windows Media
• AuthorIT
• Digital Rights Management
• Security protocols, cryptography, PKI, SSL/TLS experience
• Video Conditional Access Systems
• Video standards such as: DECE/UltraViolet, MPEG2/4, AVC, H.264, MPEG DASH, HTTP Live Streaming, PlayReady, Marlin and RTSP
• Video watermarking
• Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or similar

Responsibilities
• Automate software deployment and configuration management
o Release (with tools such as jenkins, travis, teamcity)
o Configuration management and infrastructure provisioning (with tools such as puppet, chef, ansible, cfengine)
o Orchestration (with tools such as zookeeper, noah, mesos)
o Revision control source code repositories (such as Git, SVN, Perforce)
o Developing and supporting deployment and rollback tools and processes
• Build infrastructure
o Monitoring (with tools such as Nagios, Incinga, SiteScope)
o Virtualization and containerization (with tools such as AWS, OpenStack, vagrant, docker)
• Plan capacity, provisioning and scaling of the application infrastructure
• Develop high-level design interaction diagrams, system functionality changes, data model, data flow, high-level interface specifications
• Help to ensure information security best practices
• Develop world-class devops and technical writing teams
o Includes recruiting, training, and mentoring
o Provides meaningful performance feedback to his/her direct reports including annual personnel reviews
o Works with each direct report to set and achieve annual goals
• Empower/coordinate teams to meet the product and project objectives
• Understand the breadth of products and how they integrate in the ecosystem, so as to guide/prioritize the work better, and to better enable cross-team communication
• Budgeting
• Develops and maintains departmental performance standards

Summary
Help lead the creation of a large product suite that enables content protection and security for video delivered via satellite, cable, or the Internet. Collaborates with team and peers to support the delivery high-performing, scalable, high-quality products. Deploying and operate our systems, helping automate and streamline our operations and processes, building and maintaining tools for deployment, monitoring and operations, and producing technical documentation. Works as part of the cross-functional product development lifecycle (PDLC) team to promote increasing the effectiveness and efficiency of our processes. Collaborate with our corporate IT and production DevOps teams to support the product suite throughout its lifecycle.

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