Careers/Junior Devops Specialist

Position

Junior Devops Specialist

Quick introduction to us

For 20 years, Infinity has helped our partners bring their projects to life, from bespoke applications for the web to mobile apps to complex systems integrations. People join Infinity because we believe in hiring the right people, giving them the tools and support they need to succeed, and then getting out of the way. We pride ourselves on the quality of our services and our relationships, internally and externally.

About the role

As a Junior DevOps Specialist at Infinity Interactive, you will be responsible for helping Infinity to consistently deliver high-quality software to partners and clients. Infinity works with varied partners to solve a wide variety of technical challenges with a wide variety of technologies. We value flexible people with open attitudes towards problem-solving.

Tasks and responsibilities will include

  • Provision, configure, maintain, and document infrastructure for internal and external partners and clients.
  • Manage infrastructure configurations using Infinity standard IaC tools.
  • Deploy, monitor, and maintain internal mission-critical tools such as our Atlassian software stack (JIRA, Confluence, Bamboo, and Bitbucket).
  • Configure and maintain macOS, Linux, and Windows servers.
  • Advise development teams on best practices around infrastructure design.
  • Design, implement, and document CI/CD pipelines.
  • Troubleshoot infrastructure and application availability and performance issues.
  • Participate in off-hours incident responses and on-call rotations.
  • Assist with improving the overall software delivery workflow.
  • Participate in the design and implementation of infrastructure monitoring, security, scaling, and disaster recovery solutions.
  • Collaborate with individuals in multidisciplinary teams (developers, QA, project managers, and product owners) to consistently deliver quality software.

Personal attributes of our ideal candidate include

…to work at Infinity

  • Ability to work autonomously with general direction and exercise independent thinking
  • Ability to think creatively and on-the-fly, easily changing gears to nimbly adapt to a wide range of project types and timeframes
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) to articulate discussions within the dev teams, the ops team, and with the client
  • An enthusiasm for solving challenging problems
  • A willingness to roll up your sleeves, work with others, and get stuff done
  • A strong affinity for, and attention to, detail

Skills and traits that are pretty essential

  • Networking concepts, including IP, TCP, UDP, firewalls, and load balancers.
  • Windows and Linux administration.
  • Cloud infrastructure and services (Azure, AWS, etc.).
  • Interpersonal skills with an ability to extract, translate, and communicate meaningful information with management and peers.
  • A keen sense of attention to detail.
  • Familiarity with one or more scripting languages (Bourne, PowerShell, batch, etc.)
  • Understanding of the concepts of continuous integration and continuous delivery.
  • Familiarity with version control management tools such as Git.

Skills and traits that would make you stand out

  • Federated identity management and related technologies such as Active Directory, OpenID, and SAML.
  • Docker or other containerization technologies.
  • Azure DevOps, Atlassian Bamboo, Jenkins, or other similar CI/CD tools.

Benefits

We ask a lot of our candidate above. In return, you will receive from Infinity:

  • A competitive salary (because your work has value)
  • Flexibility to work anywhere (because it’s 2019 and we live on the Internet)
  • A flexible vacation policy (because we want you to truly disconnect and recharge)
  • Comprehensive health benefits with 100% of health premium covered for employees and dependents (because your health is worth the investment)
  • 401(k) with generous match (because you don’t want to work forever)
  • Training, mentoring, and development (because we want you to grow)

Please note

  • Ideally we’re looking for a full-time commitment to this position. If you’re a freelancer and would prefer to stay that way, we’re also open to that type of relationship
  • All positions at Infinity are remote. You work from wherever you are. Accordingly, relocation support is neither applicable nor available
  • Our work tends toward standard US business hours, be those Eastern (UTC-4), Pacific (UTC-7), or somewhere in between. We support flexible schedules but also have a strong preference for applicants that live in a time zone that allows for substantial overlap with those core business hours
  • This posting is intended for individual candidates/applicants. No third parties or recruiters, please
  • H1 sponsorship is not available, sorry

Interested?

Tell us your story. Submit your cover letter and resume to careers@iinteractive.com

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