DevOps Engineer- Senior
Spark Digital , Argentina

1 Year
0 - 0
Job Type
Job Shift
Job Category
Requires Traveling
Career Level
As mentioned in job details
Total Vacancies
1 Job
Posted on
Oct 30, 2021
Last Date
Jan 30, 2022

Job Description

ABOUT SPARK DIGITALAt Spark Digital, we believe that creating digital experiences is an inherently human and collaborative process. That’s why we focus and invest relentlessly in two things: the individuals that make up our team, and the quality of service we provide to our clients. We cultivate an environment where new ideas and excellence have room to thrive - even with a remote workforce. Our culture of learning rewards curiosity and gives our team members opportunities to learn, grow, and own the evolution of their careers.Our clients come to us to help solve their biggest and most complex business and technology challenges. We enjoy the thrill and satisfaction of working on core products that propel business growth and touch the lives of millions of users every day. Our primary expertise is in the Media amp; Entertainment and EdTech industries, but we work with clients in many other industries. We’re proud that our partners include prestigious brands such as Dow Jones, FOX, Warner Bros., Verizon, Kaplan, Macmillan, among other leading brands.
YOUR MISSIONAs a DevOps Engineer, your mission is to connect the dots between business needs and technology. You are a builder at heart who takes joy in the alchemy of art, science, and hard work that make up digital experiences. Knowing that process determines outcomes, you collaborate, ask questions, challenge the status quo, embrace agility, and seek to improve everything you touch. You take pride in elegant and robust solutions that bring peace of mind to those who rely on them.
CLIENT amp; PROJECTOur client is a leading book publisher and education technology company. They publish fiction, nonfiction, poetry, textbooks, cookbooks, art books, and more. They also provide digital platforms to create and manage exam materials for University students throughout the US.In this project, our client is developing an MVP for a new e-reader product. The discovery phase is due to finish soon, and, in order to develop the project, new team members are needed.RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Function as a subject matter expert on DevOps, including but not limited to cloud-based infrastructure and CI/CD.
  • Work closely with other teams to find solutions to DevOps-related issues impacting end-users.
  • Create and maintain internal DevOps documentation.
  • Provide operational support to engineering and quality assurance (QA) teams.
  • Work with Project Managers, QA leads, and Tech Leads to define best practices for the SDLC.
  • Suggest improvements to workflows, processes, and protocols when appropriate.
  • Support automation of continuous integration and troubleshoot issues along the CI/CD pipeline.
  • Set up and administer development, test, and production environments.
  • Deliver production cloud operations support and monitoring in AWS and other hosted
  • environments.
  • Monitor and manage alert services for the health of the entire cloud architecture, including but not limited to applications, services, CI/CD pipelines, databases, external interfaces.
  • Stay up to date with current web development and infrastructure technologies and practices.
  • Support production systems and provide system maintenance as needed.

  • At least 5 years in a DevOps role within a cloud environment, particularly AWS.
  • Ability to provide constructive criticism and feedback.
  • Able to work independently and as part of a team under strict timelines.
  • Ability to communicate technical information to non-technical colleagues.
  • Understanding of common web application stacks and how best to manage them.
  • Strong problem-solving and scripting skills, including excellent (UNIX/Linux) skills.
  • Strong understanding of Git and experience using it with teams.
  • Experience supporting production environments.
  • Proficiency configuring and managing AWS networks, AWS services (ASG, Load Balancer,
  • Security Groups), Docker, and Kubernetes for high traffic web applications and big data.
  • Prior experience configuring Linux services, Apache, nginx, and Node.js applications.
  • Experience implementing AWS management solutions such as Cloud Formation, Terraform, or CDK.
  • Familiarity with infrastructure automation tools and management of infrastructure as code.
  • Experience with continuous delivery in Docker and Kubernetes environments.
  • Familiarity with AWS CLI, kubectl, and Helm.
  • SQL databases and NoSQL databases (MongoDB)

PERKSCompetitive Salary -For Full-Time Argentine team members we offer a hybrid compensation model which pays in your preferred percentage of USD to ARS with the ability to opt for 100% dollars. Your salary is also indexed to the MEP dollar and will be adjusted for cost of living changes every three months. All other LATAM team members are paid in dollars as contractors.
Remote Work, Flexibility amp; Balance -We offer remote opportunities and other benefits designed to support healthy work/life balance and growing families. Argentine team members are welcome but not required at our offices in Buenos Aires, Mar del Plata, and Tandil; it will never be required to work in the office. We hope to open offices in other LATAM countries soon.
Career Path Planning -Team members are encouraged to create an independent career path based on their ambitions. We provide the training and support to help them along the way.
Training amp; Mentorship - Learning and professional development are a big part of company culture. We support it with unlimited access to Udemy, internal courses and training, and a robust mentorship program.
Culture amp; Connection - You are not a number, you are an individual that is part of something bigger. We never use the words staff or employee. At Spark Digital, everyone is a team member. We cultivate connections within teams, across functions, and up and down the org chart. We make sure everyone is noticed and feels connected to our mission and each other.

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Spark Digital

Information Technology and Services - Caracas, Argentina