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Devops Engineer

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CDC Foundation

CDC Foundation

1,001-5,000 employees

Mobilizes resources for health protection missions

Social Impact

Compensation Overview

$115k - $165kAnnually

Senior

Remote in USA

Category
DevOps & Infrastructure
DevOps Engineering
Required Skills
Chef
Microsoft Azure
Agile
Python
JavaScript
MySQL
Ruby
SQL
Java
AWS
Terraform
MongoDB
Development Operations (DevOps)
Google Cloud Platform
Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or related field
  • Minimum of five (5) years of experience in complex technology implementations in a product-centric environment
  • Experience with developing software, with emphasis on reliability, automation, testing, measuring, and scaling infrastructure
  • Knowledge and experience in deployment and network operations, or systems administration including scripting, coding and development that focuses on improving the planning, testing and deployment both on-prem and cloud environment
  • Experience implementing software engineering practices for full software development life cycles (SDLC), including coding standards, code reviews, source code management, build processes, and testing
  • Proficiency and experience in programming languages such as Ruby, Python, Java, C++, or JavaScript
  • Integration experience using and building APIs
  • Experience working with relational and non-relational databases like SQL Server, Postgress, MySQL, MongoDB, and others
  • Familiarity with agile development methodologies, software design patterns, and best practices
  • Strong analytical thinking and problem-solving abilities
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to be adept at conveying technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders
  • Experience working on cross-functional, multidisciplinary teams that deliver digital products and services in an incremental, user-focused environment
  • Flexibility to adapt to evolving project requirements and priorities
  • Outstanding interpersonal and teamwork skills; and the ability to develop productive working relationships with colleagues, stakeholders, and partners
  • Experience working in a virtual environment with remote partners and teams
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office
Responsibilities
  • Develop success metrics for DevOps infrastructure and drive improvement toward those measures
  • Create and improve monitoring systems to collect data about applications, notify on any errors, and improve visibility/observability into application behavior
  • Implementing various development, testing, automation tools, and IT infrastructure
  • Select and deploy appropriate CI/CD tools in cloud platform
  • Assist application teams in deploying code regularly and as automatically as possible
  • Lead incident response and mitigate site errors as they occur
  • Lead postmortem discussions and drive continuous improvement to prevent similar outages
  • Work to provide developers with the best tools and ensure system uptime and performance
  • Conduct technology evaluations and provide architectural guidance
  • Explain products or services to people who have varying levels of technical knowledge
  • Map specific inquiries to product capabilities, identifying the product that best meets the agency partner’s needs
  • Work on-call shifts, serving as first-line support for incidents
  • Drive down page frequency as low as possible
  • Use infrastructure-as-code (currently, but not limited to, Terraform) and configuration management (currently, but not limited to, Chef) to automate Centers of Excellence (CoE) and agency DevOps AWS, Azure, and/or Google Cloud infrastructure
  • Review code and consult with other engineers on new features and their implications for site performance, reliability, and security for the security of CoE and agency DevOps environments
  • Conduct load tests to ensure the application is ready to handle projected user traffic
  • Drive long-term improvement in CoE and agency DevOps system availability by removing single points of failure

The CDC Foundation facilitates a unique public health mission by addressing global health threats through the strategic mobilization of resources and advanced technological solutions. This organization stands out as a leader in managing health crises such as the COVID-19 and Ebola outbreaks, by fostering a collaborative environment with a focus on continuous improvement and deep commitment to public safety. Such a purpose-driven atmosphere not only fulfills critical global needs but also cultivates an inspiring and meaningful workplace.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Atlanta, Georgia

Founded

1992

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-5%

1 year growth

8%

2 year growth

-1%