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Senior DevOps Engineer

DTN • Omaha, NE
a month ago

DTN is a global leader providing insights and analytics to our customers to feed, fuel, and protect the world. We help people make critical business decisions that impact the agriculture, oil and gas, trading, and weather industries.

It’s a difference you’ve likely felt without even knowing it. From the food on your plate to the gas in your car to the last flight you took, chances are a DTN customer made it possible. And that’s just for starters. That’s why we say, “When our customers prosper, we all win.”

Job Description:

Job Duties:

  • Lead enhancement and update efforts around core DTN CI/CD tools and processes

  • Assist in identifying gaps in DevOps tools and processes

  • Autonomously create infrastructure as code on an ad-hoc basis to assist in bootstrapping DTN developer applications into AWS

  • Assist with initial architecture and design of net-new and legacy applications in AWS

  • Lead the creation of application and shared tool monitoring, logging, and alerting

  • Participate in development and expansion of architecture and DevOps standards

  • Lead quality improvement processes like code reviews and provides constructive feedback

  • Interact with internal and external users to define organizational DevOps requirements


AWS Cloud Infrastructure

  • Knowledgeable of AWS services and standard cloud architectures

  • Fluent in IaC patterns, structure, practices, and development

  • Understand most AWS best practices and exceptions

  • Able to synthesize AWS best practices to create custom application architectures

Infrastructure Build and Deployment Automation

  • Knowledgeable of common infrastructure deployment patterns

  • Understand AWS deployment best practices and patterns
  • Able to adjust best practices to fit application-specific needs

Systems Thinking

  • Facilitate collaboration with different stakeholders with varied perspectives to develop effective solutions to issues

  • Strive for optimum organizational efficiency by applying systems thinking across boundaries and making recommendations about policies/ processes

  • Take a whole systems approach to analyze issues and implements holistic solutions by ensuring that linkages between structure, people, process, and technology are made.

Investigating Issues

  • Regularly seek out new opportunities to develop expertise, recognizing the value and importance of learning and development; acquire and assimilate new knowledge at a fast pace

  • Adopt a practical approach to work; find out how to do things by doing them; work to make sure that a method is workable and viable

  • Get to the core of issues quickly; identify several ways to improve things and trusts own intuition about which methods will work best

Agile Engineering Best Practices

  • Stay current on industry trends and serve as an expert on DevOps practices, coaching others when needed

  • Recommend and plan for application of agile methodologies vs. traditional methodologies, based on comparison of various approaches to achieve the most effective development outcome

  • Identify appropriate agile engineering practices (e.g., Extreme Programming techniques such as pair programming and test-driven development) and coach others in applying in software development projects

Technical Skills

  • Proficiency in creating AWS resources through infrastructure as code, including CloudFormation and Terraform

  • Experience implementing and maintaining CI/CD pipelines in Bamboo

  • Experience implementing and maintaining enterprise-scale DevOps tools

  • Proficiency in scripting languages such as Bash and Python

  • Proficiency in all major AWS services

  • Knowledgeable of complex AWS application architectures



Why DTN?

OUR VISION: To be the independent, trusted source of insights to our customers who feed, protect, and fuel the world.

OUR MISSION: Empower our customers with intelligent and actionable insights that exceed their expectations and enable their success on a daily basis.

OUR VALUES: Customer Delight, Education, Teamwork, Colleague Focus, Innovation, Integrity

We have great benefits at DTN – apply today to find out more!

At DTN, we are an equal opportunity employer. Come join us as we help feed, fuel, and protect the world!

** DTN is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled