Senior Software Engineer - DevOps & SecOps

Employer
IZEA
Location
Orlando, FL
Posted
Mar 07, 2017
Jobs Outside Higher Education
Software & Technology
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Outside Academe


Job Description

IZEA is looking a Senior Software Engineers focused on DevOps and SecOps to join our team in Winter Park, FL.

Why would you want to work here?

Our developers use the latest tools and technology to build the applications and services that make up the IZEA Exchange platform. We write in whatever language we need to get the job done including Ruby, Java, Python, PHP, Swift, and Javascript. We leverage the latest frameworks, such as Rails, Ember, and Drop Wizard for iterating quickly on our technology.

Our code is deployed and operated by the people who write it, with the help of Amazon Web Services. We leverage everything from EC2 for virtualization and hosting, to Amazon EMR and Machine Learning for advanced analytics.

Aside from the day to day, we offer incredible benefits including an annual continuing education budget, a flexible trust-focused development process, and an open collaborative work environment.

Our team is ego-free and motivated to build great software. We regularly break out into small teams to tackle problems, learn new technologies, or just share what we know with others. We test our code and invest in the health of our systems. We push each other, learn from each other, and strive to continually grow as a team.

Primary Responsibilities
  • Ensure security and operational concerns are designed into new features
  • Proactively modify code for, and advise the team on security best practices
  • Collaboratively monitor and operate the services that make up the IZEA Exchange platform
  • Troubleshoot, escalate and fix production errors
  • Work with stakeholders to define the best solutions to operational issues
  • Find and implement ways to reduce software operational costs
  • Set deadlines and communicate often about progress toward those goals

What We're Looking For
  • Interested in and passionate about network and system security and live software operations
  • Problem solver at heart
  • 3-5+ years professional experience operating software in a virtualized environment
  • 1-3+ years professional experience with Amazon Web Services
  • Strong linux skills
  • Strong knowledge of HTTP
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize multiple incoming requests
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills

Demonstrated experience with the following will be highly valued
  • Splunk, Nagios, Chef (AWS OpsWorks is a bonus)
  • AWS Cloudformation, CloudTrail, and CloudWatch
  • Ruby on Rails, Nodejs, Python, or JaxRS
  • Git and GitHub
  • JIRA
  • Continuous Integration & Deployment

Company Description
Why would you want to work here?

At IZEA you will make a global impact. IZEA connects tenacious brands and influential content creators, curating an online marketplace for shareable stories. Every brand has a story to tell and so does every IZEAn. We encourage an atmosphere that fosters employees to grow and develop individually and as a team.

The IZEA Way is powered by people. Our IZEAns, use the latest tools and technology to be the best in the industry. Working for IZEA means working for a company with a vision of constant evolution and reinvention. Aside from the day to day, we offer incredible benefits including an annual continuing education budget, an annual company retreat, and an open collaborative work environment and much more. Part of IZEA's strategy is to encourage an atmosphere of growth, development and fun at work to invest directly in its people, as they are the very fabric of the company. We push each other, learn from each other, and strive to continually grow as a team.


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