Blockchain Jobs - DevOps / Cloud Engineer - Lead, 1782

at Kforce Technology
Location New York, NY
Date Posted January 8, 2019
Category Default
Job Type Full-time



Kforce has a client in search of a DevOps/Cloud Engineer - Lead in New York, NY.

Our client is a leader in the Digital Assets Industry. They are heavily involved in investment and trading, asset and portfolio management, capital markets, operations, and cryptocurrency and blockchain technology.

The DevOps/Cloud Engineer - Lead will be responsible for deploying, automating, maintaining, troubleshooting and improving the systems that keep the backend infrastructure running smoothly. The role requires you to have hands-on technical experience and a can-do approach towards environment automation/management and continuous improvement.

Key Accountabilities:

    • Deploying, automating, maintaining and managing AWS cloud-based production system, to ensure the availability, performance, scalability and security of productions systems


    • Build, release and configuration management of production systems


    • Pre-production Acceptance Testing to help assure the quality of our products/services


    • System troubleshooting and problem solving across platform and application domains


    • Suggesting architecture improvements, recommending process improvements


    • Evaluate new technology options and vendor products


    • Work closely with security team to ensure that the environments are hardened, ensuring critical system security through the use of best in class cloud security solutions


    • Centralizing logging and log aggregation/searching (ELK or related)


    • Design and roll out application monitoring with an eye toward self-healing solutions


    • Providing direct server support during various operations such as deployment and general production


    • Collaborating with developers to make sure new environments meet requirements and conform to best practices