This individual will be responsible for all infrastructure-level aspects of the platform including, microservices and network architecture, CI/CD build pipelines, backups, and end-to-end system security. They will be the authority on best practices and standards in all of these areas. They will perform core engineering functions for all digital / D2C initiatives running on the DAAP. They will help match the evolution of the system infrastructure to the trajectory of the business. The ideal candidate will have strong DevOps and networking skill sets, with proficiency in one or many of the other requirements.
Responsibilities ? Act as senior engineering team member; accountable at the business level for internal audit, regulatory requirements and financial transaction legitimacy. ? Act as a thought leader in the technical space; making recommendations on how particular problems might be solved and with what technologies. ? Participate in higher-level business and product development discussions, offering expert technical insight and guidance. ? Uphold existing security standards in system and network architecture; define new standards and practices as necessary. ? Create and maintain system runbooks, monitoring thresholds, backups, and distributed log rotation. ? Create and maintain a Disaster Recovery Plan. ? Create and Enforce the Change Management Protocol. ? Participate in Incident Management. ? Assist in Story Analysis and Planning exercises. ? Lead integrations with 3rd party technologies and services, as well as downstream consumers. ? Assist in onboarding new team members.
Experience Requirements ? AGILE / XP / Scrum methodologies and practices. ? Deep understanding of CI/CD servers and devOps practices. (TeamCity a plus) ? Deep understanding of networking and security protocols. ? Experience building auto-scaling systems within AWS. ? Experience handling the technical aspects of Regulatory and Compliance requirements. ? Experience with a container orchestration tool. (Kubernetes) ? Experience with deploying container-oriented applications (Docker) ? Experience with provisioning frameworks like Terraform, Ansible, Helm, etc? ? Familiarity with infrastructure-as-code API?s ? Familiarity with configuration-as-code API?s ? Financial Services / FinTech domain knowledge, a plus ? Has read books by Martin Fowler, a plus Associated topics: cloud architect, http, ip, maintain, principal systems engineer, senior engineer, senior system engineer, system architect, system integrator, systems integration architect