DevOps Engineer

Danbury, CT, USA Req #1377
Tuesday, October 12, 2021

Interested in joining a rapidly growing start-up with the security of being backed by a 17-year-old organization with over $1B in annual revenue?  Odyssey Logistics & Technology, one of the fastest-growing private companies in the US, is transforming the logistics market and is seeking a DevOps Engineer who will be responsible for the design and implementation of an exciting new digital platform.


The ideal candidate will have broad dev ops experience with demonstrated experience in establishing dev ops solutions for AWS. The DevOps Engineer will assess existing technologies, design future state, and execute the migration of the build and deploy processes to the DevOps model. 

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

(Management may amend or assign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time)

The role requires solid experience in cloud computing environments, hands on technical skills, passion and appetite to master new technologies, and excellent communication skills.

  • Design and build DevOps processes and procedures
  • Deploy and maintain our AWS infrastructure, network, and services
  • Deploy and maintain Kubernetes infrastructure and applications
  • Maintain critical data flows from source systems to our data stores
  • Maintain and improve our CI/CD processes
  • Maintain, develop, and improve our monitoring, logging, and alerting solutions
  • Collaborating well in a focused fast-paced, agile environment


Qualifications and Key Skills:

(The following are representative of the education, experience, knowledge, skills or
ability required for this position)

  • Minimum of 4 years of experience with Linux administration
  • Minimum of 3 years of DevOps experience
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience with AWS
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience with Kubernetes
  • Experience deploying production enterprise applications to AWS
  • Working with and maintaining databases (especially Postgres and Mongo)
  • Extensive hands-on Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery technology experience
  • AWS Certified Architect and/or Developer; Associate considered, Professional preferred
  • Prior work with Redis, Elasticsearch, microservices, Kafka and related technologies
  • Demonstrated fundamental understanding of modern platform technologies and industry standard methodologies
  • Experience in Logistics and Supply chain preferred but not required
  • Traditional IT network experience including installing certificates, managing routes, establishing firewalls, etc.
  • Extensive experience creating and managing VPCs
  • Experience managing databases via RDS
  • Experience writing and managing AWS scripts including Chef or Puppet
  • Nice to have:  Jenkins, OpenShift, Auto-scaling groups, Beanstalk, DynamoDB
Odyssey is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against qualified applicants with regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, genetics or veteran status. In addition to federal law requirements Odyssey complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.  This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment. We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package. No relocation allowance will be considered unless specifically addressed. All applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States.

Other details

  • Job Family Technology
  • Pay Type Salary
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  • Danbury, CT, USA