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Senior DevOps Engineer

Date: Jul 9, 2019

Location: New York, NY, 10003

At Northwestern Mutual, we are strong, innovative and growing. We invest in our people. We care and make a positive difference. 

In this position you will:
•    Partner with development teams to design and manage CI/CD pipelines 
•    Manage Kubernetes clusters with a mix of stateful and stateless applications
•    Manage AWS infrastructure
•    Design highly available fault tolerant systems and put it to the test with chaos engineering experiments
•    Collect data to give teams complete visibility into application deployments and performance
•    Obsessively look to automate/improve current processes
•    Work with development teams to troubleshoot environment issues
•    Experiment with cutting edge technologies to find new ways of solving problems
Required Skills:
•    Hands on experience with configuration management tools such as Ansible, Chef or Puppet
•    Strong background in infrastructure as code using Terraform
•    Working knowledge of the AWS stack
•    Experience in containerizing applications using Docker
•    Hands on experience with Kubernetes and Helm
•    Experience with CICD tools such as Gitlab CI, Jenkins or Spinnaker
•    Comfortable with Git and familiar with the Gitflow process
•    Strong development background, experience with at least one scripting language
•    Ability to solve ambiguous problems with little to no direction
Desired Skills:
•    Background in Linux/Unix Administration
•    Experience with tracing micro-services with Jaeger
•    Monitoring experience with Prometheus and Grafana
•    Working knowledge of service meshes using Istio or Linkerd
•    Hands on experience with Kubernetes Stateful Sets and Portworx
•    Working knowledge of relational and non-relational databases
•    Production support experience
•    AWS certification



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We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age or status as a protected veteran, or any other characteristic protected by law.


Req ID: 25594
Position Type: Regular Full Time
Education Experience: Bachelor's Desired
Employment Experience: 6-8 years
FLSA Status: Exempt
Posting Date: 07/08/2019