Senior DevOps Engineer

Company Name: Blackbaud
Location: Austin - Texas
Date Posted: 24th Aug, 2016
  • Designing, building and maintaining the core code that allows Blackbaud to build the repeatable application and infrastructure that powers our continuous deployments and heterogeneous data centers
  • Developing an understanding of what it takes to scale our services and reduce costs in both public and private cloud environments
  • Building the system that makes it possible for an agile team to easily operate and maintain these environments
  • Handling complex tasks like disaster recovery, security compliance and backup processes
  • You’ll be working with Blackbaud’s stack which is state of the art!
    • Backend: Cloudera, Hadoop, HDFS, Spark, Hbase, Kafka
    • Databases: Oracle, PostgreSQL, MySQL, Hbase
    • Webservers:  Apache, Nginx, Tomcat, Jboss, Jetty
    • Developing Scripts: Python, shell, Perl, PowerShell
    • Public/private cloud environments: VMWare, HyperV, Azure and AWS
  • 2+ years experience focused in the devops specialty and ideally 10+ years overall engineering experience
  • Experience installing, tuning, backups, and security of Cloudera Hadoop and Hbase in a production environment.
    • Cloudera Certified Administrator for Apache Hadoop (CCAH) a huge plus
    • Extensive experience in Hadoop ecosystem including Spark, MapReduce, HDFS, Hive, Hbase
  • Understanding of software engineering best practices including: agile methodology, design patterns, decoupled architectures, and test-driven development
  • BS degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or similar field