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Agio DevOps Support Lead in New York, New York

Agio is a hybrid managed IT and cybersecurity provider servicing the financial services, health care and payments industries. The company has extensive experience supporting the alternative investment space, specializing in hedge funds, private equity firms and asset managers. Agio offers technology hosting, monitoring, management, helpdesk, disaster prevention and recovery, as well as managed security, 360° cybersecurity programs, virtual CISO (vCISO) support and cybersecurity consulting. With over 250 employees, the company is headquartered in New York, NY with its Network Management Center (NOC) in Norman, OK and Security Operations Center (SOC) in Raleigh, NC. For more information, please visit https://agio.com/.

Relevance & Impact

As a DevOps Support Lead, you will have a significant impact on achieving Agio?s vision and mission. Your activities and contributions will have a direct effect on Agio and its customer base. Through your day to day activities, your key objectives are:

  • Provide consistent and thorough updates to clients

  • Be a subject matter expert and trusted advisor to our clients? technology staff

  • Ensure you are always considering the clients? security when implementing new technologies or making changes.

Objectives- Year One

  • Engage with clients, lead projects, and be a technical escalation point for support staff.

  • Become an expert in one of our top client containerized environment

  • Become proficient in other listed job requirements

Job Description

  • Must be a self-starter, able to work through issues from start to finish with little assistance, reporting on the root cause, providing recommendations for resolution.

  • Should have previous hands-on experience and must be comfortable with taking escalations on advanced issues from the rest of the support organization.

  • On-call is required as a part of this role and expected to be available when necessary to take escalations from systems engineers and team leads.

  • Must be flexible to work long days or weekends when necessary for client implementations, systems upgrades, or other projects.

  • Expected to work as part of a team, not on an island, and be openly collaborative when working through issues with other team members so they can address issues during future occurrences.

Responsibilities

  • Should be comfortable speaking to clients regarding their technology needs and making recommendations

  • Strong ability to troubleshoot issues and perform root cause analysis

  • Ability to troubleshoot and solve issues promptly.

  • Ability to work from a ticketing system and provide quality updates to clients and teams.

  • Ability to document all work completed and train support staff on Client DevOps environment

  • Ability to utilize DevOps tools to create and maintain automation in Client and Agio environments

Specific Duties

  • Operations support covering environment setup and maintenance, ops automation and AWS maintenance.

  • Building, testing, and administering AWS / Azure / Google Cloud Platform environments to support development, test, and production workloads.

  • Assisting development teams with architecting, integrating, and testing applications in AWS / Azure / Google Cloud Platform environments leveraging cloud services

  • Developing and automating repeatable tasks

  • Ability to create, develop, and deploy containers to support client applications, Openshift and Kubernetes.

  • Use container cloud services, such as EKS/ECS.

  • Deploy solutions using Infrastructure as Code.

  • Create continuous integration and development pipelines for customers on various platforms such as Jenkins, GitHub Actions, GitLab, TravisCI, or others.

  • Monitoring environments health and identifying thresholds for scaling

  • Assesses system security to identify and mitigate risks and vulnerabilities

  • Provides mitigation strategies for system security flaws or vulnerabilities

  • Managing development team CI/CD pipelines to include supporting test automation

Requirements

  • 3-5 years? Linux server administration experience including but not limited to: strong understanding of Jenkins, Kuberneties, OpenShift, RedHat CoreOS, AWS, Docker, Podman, Ansible, and Groovy

  • Proficiency using REST services to automate tasks

  • Excellent knowledge of the Linux command line

  • Strong understanding of troubleshooting in a complex Enterprise environment.

  • Strong understanding of Enterprise Infrastructure and how OpenShift/Kuberneties/containers fit into it.

  • Understanding of Git, GitFlow, Kerberos authentication, Linux Shell scripting, Java, maven, Javascript, node.js or python

  • 2-4 years? DevOps tools experience

  • Working with OpenShift

  • Managing AWS environments

  • Infrastructure as Code (Kubernetes, Docker and container technology)

  • 1-3 years experience in centralized authentication services, e.g.,

  • 1-2 years specific experience working with AWS Lambda, and API Gateway

  • 1-2 years specific experience working with Elastic Container Service (ECS)

  • 1-2 years experience with productivity tools (Jira, Confluence)

  • 1-2 years experience with Terraform / CloudFormation desired

Perks/Benefits

  • 20 PTO days

  • 10 sick days

  • 32 hours of paid volunteer time

  • Commuter benefits

  • Comprehensive medical benefits

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