Senior DevOps Engineer, Orchestration of Cloud Infrastructure (Infrastructure as Code) – Chicago, IL or Remote

Description of the Job

Are you an Ideal Team Player? Someone who’s Hungry – you’re self-motivated and driven to be the best version of yourself. Someone who’s Humble – you’re self-aware and realize you and others are imperfect, yet you strive to be your best and help others be their best. Someone who’s Smart – you’re pragmatic and demonstrate great situational leadership and emotional intelligence. Someone who’s Resilient – you embrace change and are able to keep things in perspective. Someone who’s Passionate – you enthusiastically approach life and business with purpose and enjoying serving others. Someone who’s Committed – you’re dedicated and focused on all that you due driven to create mutually successful outcomes.

If you embody these characteristics and are excited about creating and delivering value, then we’ve got an amazing opportunity for you. interviewstream is looking for a Senior DevOps Engineer – Orchestration of Cloud Infrastructure to join our rapidly growing team. interviewstream is the HR technology industry’s leading interviewing technology provider. We exist to create experiences that transform hiring. We do this by simplifying interviews, inspiring change and enabling hiring to be done anywhere. interviewstream is a rapidly growing Chicago-based SaaS company looking for individuals who want to be part of a fast-paced, innovative and empowered team. We currently work with over 800 enterprise brands and 15 key partners across the US and internationally. We also deliver interview and interview prep solutions directly to the K-12 and higher education sectors partnering with many of the leading school districts and top universities across the world.

interviewstream drives a performance-driven meritocracy that fosters both personal and peer-to-peer accountability and recognizes individuals and teams for the positive outcomes they create and deliver. We encompass our core values to ensure we deliver our mutually aligned goals for internal and external customers, and partners. We Have Fun – we enjoy what we do, who we do it with and for, and the journey we share together not taking ourselves or others too seriously. We Keep It Simple – we are purposeful in making our business and solutions pragmatic. We Embrace Curiosity – we strive for personal, professional and business growth to improve people’s lives and be their best. We Foster Teamwork – we create consistent and valuable outcomes by listening to each other, collaborating, and encouraging being different and inclusive. We’re Trustworthy – we are authentic, reliable, transparent, and accountable with our intentions and interactions taking personal ownership for positive outcomes.

As the Senior DevOps Engineer – Orchestration of Cloud Infrastructure, you are in a unique position in which you will bridge the gap between software development and IT operations. You will serve an important role on each team as we look to further grow our product lines. While the demands of a DevOps Engineer often require him or her to work alone, collaboration will be key. You’ll need to have a strong understanding of common system architecture, provisioning, and administration, but must also have experience with the traditional developer toolset and practices such as using source control, giving and receiving code reviews, writing unit tests, and familiarity with agile principles.

What we’re looking for:

  • 5+ years of experience with IT and network engineering, security engineering, systems administration, or security operations in a professional work environment
  • Hands-on building/deploying Infrastructure as Code (using Ansible, Terraform, CloudFormation, or similar)
  • Experience with the suite of AWS Services leveraged when providing automated DevOps solutions, including tools such as CloudFormation, CloudTrail, CloudWatch, EC2, IAM, Route 53, S3, RDS, SES, and VPC
  • Experience with one of the following containers and container platforms: Docker or Kubernetes
  • Hands-on experience with AWS Code Build
  • Participate in network and system design to ensure implementation of appropriate systems security policies, designs, and implement systems security and data assurance
  • Experience with developing Cloud formation and custom scripting via Python or Bash to configure automation capabilities
  • Perform or support penetration testing as required for new or updated applications
  • Excellent problem solving, analytical skills, and technical troubleshooting skills
  • Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures such as NIST, SOC, or ISO

Key responsibilities:

  • Provides strategies and direction for cloud infrastructure, integration, testing and deployment workflows, automation, process development, and process changes
  • Apply experience, technical knowledge, and innovative techniques to resolve complex operational issues
  • Confer with various groups to design projects and to obtain information on needs, limitations and capabilities, related projects, performance requirements, and interfaces
  • Analyze user needs and software requirements to determine the feasibility of design within time and strategy constraints
  • Architect, design, and develop infrastructure components for the core products and internal engineering tools running in AWS
  • Ability to receive direction and take a full project to completion
  • Building and deploying state-of-the-art security products using the latest CI/CD techniques which are and fully automated, repeatable, and secure
  • Administration of Linux systems at scale using automation
  • Architect design and develop a consistent deployment infrastructure for service mesh applications using technology such as Kubernetes
  • Off-hours support of all systems

To Apply:

Email your resume to Ryan Royal at


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