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DevOps Engineer in New York, NY at Prestige Staffing

Date Posted: 11/11/2018

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Job Description

JobID: 15928

WebOps Engineer


Prestige Staffing is searching for a WebOps Engineer for our fintech client in Midtown Manhattan. They’re a mid-sized company that’s growing their infrastructure team.

SUMMARY
The WebOps Engineer has the responsibility of creating and managing technology infrastructure to support the growth of the computing environment. This role calls for a well-rounded IT professional with a strong ability to solve technical issues and understand complex software relationships with the systems they work on.

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Architect and deploy configuration strategy
  • Write scripting and automate manual processes
  • Promote availability and stability in a 24/7 High Availability environment
  • Analyze performance of the environment and recommend improvements where needed
  • Profiling performance and capacity planning of critical systems  
  • Perform security scans and contribute to stakeholders responsible for security and risk assessments
  • Participate in an on-call rotation with the rest of the WebOps team for off hours support.
  • Respond to alerts and quickly triage problems and work with the team to resolve issues.
  • Design and implementation of projects and improvements
  • Ability to prioritize your own work and recognize items that need to be worked on.


REQUIRED SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS

  • 5+ Years Windows Active Directory experience
  • 3+ Years of experience with Cisco switching and firewalls.  
  • 3+ Years VMWare vCenter / ESX
  • 3+ Years scripting, bash, PowerShell or others
  • Expert knowledge of Microsoft Operating Systems
  • Expert knowledge of IIS Web server, good knowledge of apache web server
  • Ability to work with Linux at more than a basic level. Install packages, use vi, basic troubleshooting, basic shell scripts.
  • Experience implementing and using DAS storage and iSCSI
  • Experience with SQL server. Installing, patching and how web servers connect to the SQL
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft licensing
  • Hands-on hardware troubleshooting experience (Raid, Memory, CPU, Hard Drives, Video, etc…)
  • Ability to research software / networking issues as required
  • Web site delivery and troubleshooting end to end
  • Experience supporting  user VPN connections
  • Windows File security, permissions and auditing
  • Advanced DNS Administration and troubleshooting *public DNS is a plus
  • Windows system patching (WSUS)
  • Working knowledge of network hardware, protocols, and standards, including TCP/IP, firewalls, and routing
  • Experience implementing monitoring and using custom and deep level monitors used for alerting (Zabbix preferred)
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to follow process for compliance


PREFERRED SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS:  

  • Payments environment experience
  • Certifications in: Microsoft, ITIL, Linux or VMWare
  • SIEM Logging or real time event correlation and alerting
  • Zabbix Monitoring (or something similar)
  • Two-Factor authentication
  • Competence in Cisco ASA and switching
  • Single-sign on projects, IAM etc..
  • Asset Management
  • Confluence / ZenDesk
  • PagerDuty - on call rotation