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Senior DevOps
Ref No.: 17-02863
Location: New York, New York
TITLE: Senior DevOps Engineer

Senior DevOps Engineer
Summary/Job Description

We support community-based primary care physicians serving some of New York City's most vulnerable Medicaid patients.
The Data team builds and maintains a suite of cutting edge population health, quality, and cost analytics systems. By leveraging data intelligently, we are able to connect physicians, patients, hospitals and our administrative staff in coordinating care. The Infrastructure Engineering Manager builds, maintains, secures and monitors our cloud-based data processing infrastructure. We are heavily biased towards open source/*nix tools, but will always prioritize using the best tool for the job.
We, data is our lifeblood, and this team is responsible for ensuring our data is up to date, clean, secure and readily available.

Key Job Responsibility Areas
  • Configuration of AWS EC2, S3, Redshift, CloudTrail, Cloudwatch, Route53, and other data and web application services
  • Establishing and testing backup, disaster recovery and security best practices and systems, in accordance with NIST 800-53 and HIPAA/HITECH standards
  • Suggesting infrastructure changes or improvements to allow for new features or improvements in cost structure
  • Work with Data Engineering to deploy infrastructure as code/automation techniques to speed application development and ease recovery in the event of systems failures
  • Assist with scoping/sizing infrastructure needs on new data/analytics projects
  • Stay up to date with new data processing tools as the market evolves, by attending conferences, meetups, monitoring industry mailing lists, etc
  • TCP/IP networking fundamentals
  • A talent for identifying and automating repetitive deployment tasks
  • Strong understanding of *nix configuration best practices
  • Security-minded and passionate about protecting customer data
  • Terrific communication skills. Understands how to communicate effectively in multiple contexts – whether it's meeting with stakeholders, technical roundtables with the team, or managing expectations with vendors
  • Opinionated about documentation and understand the value of offloading your internal knowledge base Qualifications
  • Four or more years managing cloud or on-premises IT and data servers and equipment
  • At least five years of experience as an engineer in a role that included writing code
  • Irreproachable technical skills
  • A true team leader Preferred Education and Experience
  • BA or MS in Computer Science or related field.
  • Experience implementing infrastructure-as-code tooling into environments that were previously managed manually
  • Specific experience and/or certifications on AWS tools
  • Familiar with healthcare datasets (EDI x37, HL7)
  • Experience with Ansible, Puppet, Chef, AWS Cloudformation, etc. Additional responsibilities, tasks and duties may be assigned as necessary.