DevOps Architect

New York City

Full Time Senior-level / Expert
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Our DevOps architect will design and build a platform to rapidly deploy microservices and serverless public cloud-native architecture on AWS. We're looking for deep expertise operating cloud architectures at scale and the ability to design and build automation tooling to support enterprise grade multi-tenant systems. Automation experience is a must - everything must be push-button to scale the architecture. You also must be hungry to learn new infrastructure to support the growing needs of our platform.

At this time, Ridgeline does not sponsor work visas.

What will you do? 

  • Design and implement comprehensive DevOps best practices to drive an end-to-end, continuous deployment pipeline 
  • Define environments, frameworks and standards  to ensure quality and consistency of design and implementation
  • Bring innovative tooling ideas to streamline technical operations for effective release management and customer onboarding 
  • Grow our operational prowess by empowering teams to ship and monitor their code through consistent tools and best practices.

Required Skills: 

  • 10+ years experience in a development operations role on a 24x7 cloud or SaaS operation team
  • Hands on experience with core AWS offerings: Lambda, DynamoDB, RDS Aurora, API Gateway, Athena, S3, CloudFormation, CodeBuild, CloudWatch, Route 53, CloudFront, Glue, VPC, SAR, X-Ray, CloudTrail, IAM, Cognito
  • Expertise in multiple CI/CD methodologies and tools: CodePipeline and CodeBuild, Gitlab, Jenkins, Git, Chef, Puppet, Cloud Formation, Docker, Kubernetes, Fargate, Python, NodeJS
  • A background in designing, deploying, monitoring, and maintaining multi-tenant architectures that can evolve with minimal time and material costs
  • Infrastructure management and monitoring
  • Working knowledge of task automation to help teams manage complex environments at scale
  • Meeting SOC2 compliance requirements
  • Designing and launching enterprise applications with agile development methodologies
  • Certifications in AWS and Linux, such as AWS Certified Solutions Architect; Associate AWS Certified Solutions Architect; Professional AWS Certified DevOps Engineer. 
  • A degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or related discipline

About Ridgeline

Ridgeline was founded by Dave Duffield (co-founder and former CEO of both PeopleSoft and Workday) to develop enterprise software for the investment management industry. We are building an end-to-end cloud platform using AWS serverless technologies.

Headquartered in the beautiful Lake Tahoe Basin with an office in the heart of Manhattan, Ridgeline employees can enjoy the best of both worlds: the tranquility of Lake Tahoe and the energy of the country's financial epicenter. 

Our unconditional commitment to our customers and each other creates an environment of respect, trust, and collaboration: we lift each other up in the pursuit of shared goals. If this people-first perspective is important to you, perhaps you're one of us. 

Ridgeline is proud to be a community-minded, discrimination-free equal opportunity workplace.

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