Blockchain Intelligence Group Inc. Vancouver, BC, Canada
23 Jan, 2018Permanent - Full time
Job Description We are a fast growing Blockchain Analytics company working on exciting projects in a cutting edge space. We are looking for a talented and experienced DevOps engineer that enjoys the challenge of building, deploying and managing scalable, highly available and secure systems. You will get a chance to work with some great people and do meaningful, challenging and creative work. This is a full-time remote work position. Candidates must be a Canadian resident. We're Looking for Great People Honesty, trustworthiness, humility and a desire to be equal contributing members of a team are important to us. We value your ability to think creatively; communicate clearly, succinctly and constructively; and solve problems with simple and effective solutions. We recognize that a unified and mutually supportive team is more effective than the sum of its parts. Therefore, we're looking for people that are not only talented engineers but that are also great people that want to be a part of a unified team and share in our successes. RequiredTechnical Experience Senior level Linux systems administrator, with extensive experience supporting both production and development environments 5+ years experience with a configuration management system such as Chef, Puppet or Ansible 1+ years experience with an infrastructure definition tool such as Terraform for both bare metal and cloud 3+ years experience with secure and scalable configuration of AWS services (ideally based upon AWS well-architected framework) 1+ years experience with automating and maintaining a CI/CD pipeline for software development teams and infrastructure as code 5+ years supporting different database types (RDBMS, Key Value Store, Graph) 5+ years experience managing web applications (LEMP stack preferred) Required Technical Skills/Knowledge Strong understanding of host and network security controls and experience with automated configuration and management of those controls Proficient in automated configuration of cloud services exposed via APIs (such as AWS, New Relic, Cloudflare, GitHub, etc) Proficient in Bash Proficient scripting in Ruby and/or Python (depending on your config mgmt tool experience) When troubleshooting, have the ability and strong desire to identify root causes, not just address symptoms, and be able to succinctly prove and document your conclusions Proficient in network troubleshooting at server and network devices using common tools Proficient in application performance profiling of CPU, memory, storage and network resources Preferred Experience Deploying, managing and troubleshooting distributed systems and micro services Continuous deployment of infrastructure as code Managing the people side of change management (notifying customers, helping people understand and adopt new systems, making changes as unobtrusive as possible, etc) Managing big data services in AWS such as EMR, Elastic Search, and Athena Deploying and managing containers in development and production Deploying and managing the components of orchestration and dynamic infrastructure systems such as Kubernetes, Vault, Consul, etc Our code base is almost entirely PHP, therefore some PHP programming experience and experience supporting PHP developers is a definite asset Being an Effective Member of the Team Communicate clearly, succinctly, honestly and constructively Be self-motivated and able to plan and organize your time to work effectively without supervision and within time constraints In the absence of clear or unambiguous requirements, be able to make intelligent decisions based on our shared list of simple rules and your understanding of our roadmap Write clean, readable, well-documented infrastructure code that you would be happy to work on if it were someone else's code Ensure adequate testing of changes and always have a quick roll back plan Be able to work within a team to conceptualize, design, develop and maintain scalable, fault tolerant, dependable and trustworthy systems Must provide a police background check Please provide your résumé when responding. Company Description In Short: Blockchain agnostic search and analytic engine for cryptocurrencies targeting Fintech and Law Enforcement.