EY GigNow DevOps Engineer (Palo Alto/San Jose) in Palo Alto, California

GigNow DevOps Engineer (Palo Alto/San Jose)

Core Business Services

Requisition # UNI00COF

Post Date Nov 05, 2018

Ernst & Young (EY) Global Innovation Ventures are startup-like businesses that aim to build a better working world. Founded in 2016, Gignow is an innovative Market disrupter that is transforming the way large enterprises source, match and engage contractors worldwide.

GigNow leverages an innovative approach in developing a network of top contractor talent, with an advanced technology platform, a fast and easy process and dedicated team. GigNow enables the most sought-after contractor talent in the world to quickly find the right “gigs” and make an immediate impact.

We are looking for a DevOps Engineer. Join us to be part of rapidly growing global tech startup and cultivate your expertise on a dynamic and agile team where all members significantly contribute to the effort. In this position, you will be a key member of a rapidly growing engineering team who works closely with all stakeholders to define, develop, and refine our product. You will have opportunities to bring new ideas and develop your skills on day one.

We work in areas like cloud services, consumer platforms, user interface design, data science, robotics process automation, security and machine learning. We also have tremendous opportunities in many other areas, including artificial intelligence, natural language processing, blockchain and more.

Essential Functions of the Job:

  • Critical thinking skills and ability to creatively solve complex problems

  • Push existing tools, processes, and workflows towards Continuous Delivery

  • Implement, extend, maintain, and administer release and deployment tools and infrastructure

  • Augment existing tools with proactive, in-depth performance and infrastructure monitoring

  • Assist in the design and implementation of secure, reliable and scalable software solutions

  • Improve release procedures across multiple environments, automating processes with tools

  • Evaluate and adopt new tools and technologies

Knowledge and Skills Requirements:

  • Ability to design and configure continuous integration and deployment pipelines.

  • Ability to design and configure virtual network topologies, in any cloud service such as AWS, GCP, or Azure. Azure is a plus.

  • Experience designing configuration management systems using tools such as Chef, Ansible, Puppet, Salt & Jenkins.

  • Strong coding capability in one or more languages, especially bash, Ruby and/or Python.

  • Experience with automation and workflow management, Docker, and application load balancing solutions for scaling and high availability

  • Strong understanding of Linux/Unix and TCP/IP fundamentals.

  • Knowledge of internet architectures and tools, including web, application, and database components such as git, nginx, memcached, MySQL, Postgres, Jenkins, CircleCI, Concourse etc.

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelors/Masters/Ph.D. in Computer Science or similar

  • 4-8+ years total work experience

  • Exceptional candidates with less or different experience encouraged to apply

Ernst & Young LLP, an equal employment opportunity employer (Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Disabled), values the diversity of our workforce and the knowledge of our people.