The Director of Infrastructure & Devops is responsible for developing and managing the NHLs growing DevOps practice specifically focusing on delivering hybrid infrastructure including driving implementations in Amazon Web Services as well as on-premise automation. The Director of Infrastructure & Devops reports to the SVP of IT & Security and is a key leader and contributor in our cloud journey. She/he should have experience migrating enterprise services and applications into the cloud (preferably AWS) and architecting globally available and highly secure region-based cloud instances, integration with existing on-premise systems and services, automation skills, and experience mentoring team members. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES This position will: Lead the NHLs Devops team and mature the DevOps discipline in both the operations and development organizations Develop, improve, and thoroughly document DevOps practices and procedures Provide architectural guidance for system and service design to improve security, scalability, reliability and adaptability of our growing AWS cloud footprint Provide thought leadership on our global cloud transformation and senior expertise on migrating from on-premise services to native and/or hybrid-cloud Work with our external vendors, service providers, and partners on appropriate technical solutions for achieving operational excellence and business continuity. Work in conjunction with IT, engineering, and business groups to understand functionality, scalability, performance, security, and integration requirements. Develop and maintain in-depth understanding of the platform, applications, systems, and database architecture. Implement robust instrumentation for monitoring the health and availability of services including fault detection, alerting, triage, and recovery (automated and manual). QUALIFICATIONS The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 5 years of hands-on experience automating and managing cloud and on-premise infrastructure at scale. Previous work experience in professional sports or entertainment companies a plus. Technologies we use that you should be familiar with or have experience with on premise: Git, CentOS, RedHat, MySQL, Citrix Netscaler, Java, Boutique, Puppet, Spacewalk, Check_MK (Nagios), Solarwinds, Pure Storage cloud: VPCs and Accounts, Redlock, CloudPassage, Terraform, Docker, Atlassian Bamboo, Puppet, Spacewalk. Should have knowledge of Python, Shell, Powershell, or other scripting and automation language. The ideal candidate must be familiar with cloud infrastructure design, planning and implementation. Must have in depth knowledge of at least one modern scripting language (python, perl, ruby, etc) and comfort in writing complex integration scripts. Strong competencies in planning, project management, leadership, and organization and experience with technical deployments as a part of large-scale technology projects needed in this role. Successful candidate must have excellent written and verbal communication skills. Strong organizational, time management, and analytical skills. Very strong attention to detail and project focus are required. 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. Job Questions: How did you hear about this job? This position is located in NYC. If necessary, are you able to relocate at your own expense? (The NHL does not pay relocation expenses.) Associated topics: chief executive, chief executive officer, chief information officer, chief technology officer, co founder, director, president, senior director, vice president
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