DevOps Engineer - National Hockey League (New York · NY)

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Technical Services: Network Administration/Services
Founded in 1917, the National Hockey League (NHL®) is the premier professional ice hockey league in the world, and is one of the major professional sports leagues in the United States and Canada.  With more than 600 employees across offices in New York, Toronto and Montreal, the NHL is a global sports and entertainment organization committed to building healthy and vibrant communities using the sport of hockey to celebrate fans of every race, color, religion, national origin, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, and socio-economic status. At the NHL, we are looking for dynamic, energetic and impactful individuals who are committed to doing the same by sharing in our philosophy that Hockey is for Everyone – and inclusion belongs on the ice, in the locker rooms, boardrooms and stands.
Benefits to working at National Hockey League include:
  • Medical/ Dental/ Vision insurance effective on the date of hire
  • 401(K) Plan and Defined Contribution Pension Plan
  • Annual Bonus
  • Generous PTO policy
  • Paid Company Holidays

The role of DevOps Engineer is to build and maintain the UNIX-based infrastructure running internal and external applications.

  •  Administer and support both on-prem and cloud-based environments
  • Execute code-based CI/CD deployment pl ans for new and existing infrastructure based on standards and best-practices provided
  • Ensure ease of automation and scalability in all Git-based deploymen
  • Manage mySQL database instances and create/provision new instances when needed
  • Ensure replication, load-balancing, obfuscation and back-up/restore operations are performing as expected
  • Troubleshoot and optimize queries that degrade performance of instances
  • Work with external vendors and league partners to ensure all deliverables are being met
  • Develop monitoring solutions that give greater visibility into performance and reliability of cloud and on-prem environments
  • Communicate regularly with NetworkOps and SecurityOps groups and integrate their requirements in all environment build plans
  • Contribute to overall DevOps team objectives and enthusiastically assist other members when needed

  • Strong background in virtual and cloud infrastructure platforms, such as VMWare and AWS
  • Understanding of infrastructure deployment and automation tools such as Terraform and Cloudformation
  • Understanding of deployment and scaling tools such as Bamboo, Jfrog/Gitlab and Jenkins; Kubernetes background a plus
  • Experience with configuration and content tools such as Ansible and Puppet
  • Background in infrastructure and application logging/monitoring with tools such as Devo, Datadog, CheckMK and Grafana
  • Familiarity with AWS products such as SSM, Control Tower and GuardDuty
  • Previous experience creating monitoring checks for internal and external/public resources
  • Ability to contribute and thrive in a team environment
  • 5+ years of experience
  •  3+ years of DevOps experience
  • Python
SalaryRange for this role is : $150K to $185K

When applying, please be sure to include a cover letter with your salary expectations for this role.  We thank all applicants for their interest in this opportunity, however only qualified candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.  NO EMAILS OR PHONE CALLS PLEASE.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, gender identity, marital or veteran status, or any other protected class.

Job Questions:

  1. This position will be based in our New York City Office. Are you willing and able to commute to our office for this position?

  2. If you are not currently living in the tri-state area, are you willing and able to relocate at your own expense for this position?

  3. Do you have the legal right to work in the United States?

  4. Will you now or in the future require visa sponsorship to continue work in the United States?

  5. What are your salary expectations for this role? (NOTE - we are NOT asking for your current salary or salary history)

  6. Where did you first hear about this role?

  7. What has been your experience working with infrastructure-as-code environments, such as Terraform or Cloudformation?

  8. Describe your level of familiarity with deploying into CI/CD environments?

  9. Please explain what makes you qualified for this role within our DevOps group?