DevOps Engineer - Spiceworks

Engineering Guadalajara, Jalisco Remote - Mexico


Position at Spiceworks

Title: DevOps Engineer 

Company: Spiceworks Ziff Davis –

This is a full-time remote opportunity in Mexico.

Who we are 
Spiceworks Ziff Davis is a global organization with a work from [almost] anywhere approach to getting the job done. We help the world’s businesses find, adopt, and manage the latest technologies. We also help technology brands build, market, and sell better products and services. Millions of technology buyers and hundreds of brands later, we’ve built the platforms they use to get their jobs done and make them better at what they do, every day. SWZD ecosystem touches over 90% of all technology spending...Think about the impact of that!

Who you are
If you are a  DevOps Engineer who can build and maintain infrastructure as code and who have extensive experience in Email Deliverability domain. As a Dev Ops Engineer should possess superior cloud computing, email marketing, email deliverability, deployment automation, network, server, storage, and coding experience who thrives in a fast-paced environment.

Duties and Responsibilities


  • Monitor, build, configure, and maintain the reliability of enterprise production systems in AWS using various services such as IAM, EC2, Systems Manager, Lambda, S3, Route53, DynamoDB, Redshift, CloudWatch, etc
  • Support applications on IIS, SQL Server, MySQL, Kubernetes, and Docker
  • Perform analysis of DevOps practices, identify gaps and impediments for continuous integration and delivery
  • Support the maintenance of all operational activities related to the DevOps systems
  • Respond to outages by diagnosing and resolving issues as part of an on-call rotation

Desired Skills and Qualifications

 4+ years of software engineering and related experience in implementing DevOps practices
3+ years of experience in designing and implementing infrastructure as code within AWSecosphere
Solid experience with AWS cloud infrastructure, EC2 instances, EKS, security groups, roles and permissions, Lambda, and Redshift
Experience in deploying and managing various application stack footprints (WordPress, PHP, Python, etc.)
Experience with common CI/CD tools like Gitlab, Jenkins, or similar
Experience with DevSecOps tasks such as container security, hardening, and baselining
Expert in at least one automation framework (CloudFormation, Terraform, Chef, Ansible,Puppet, etc.)
Understands basic network and application security best practices
Good working knowledge of Docker and container orchestration
Proficient with one or more scripting languages (Python, Bash, Ruby, etc.)
Configuration and maintenance of common applications such as IIS, MySQL, SQL Server,Apache, Tomcat, and DNS
Proficient with Jira, Confluence, and git toolset
Working knowledge of vulnerability scanning, security, and monitoring tools (Rapid7, Alertogic, etc.)
Able to prioritize and manage multiple projects simultaneously to meet deadline
Strong organizational skills, including the ability to respond quickly in a fast-paced environment


Perks and Benefits 

  • Unlimited flexible time off
  • Volunteer paid time off
  • Generous holidays
  • Recognition Programs - yes there are multiple, AND prizes!
  • Remote-first work experience and a work from anywhere culture
  • Weekly coffee chats with leaders
  • Wellness and mindfulness programs
  • Career advancement opportunities
  • Sick days
  • Generous Paid Parental Leave
  • Bi-weekly Townhalls
  • Regional holiday celebrations
  • Community give-back celebrations
  • Transportation Assistance for night-shift employees
  • Unwavering commitment to diversity and inclusion
  • Employee stock purchase program

***In terms of logistics, all interviews will take place over phone or video due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic***

Spiceworks Ziff Davis is a safe, inclusive workplace for people of all backgrounds and walks of life. Some candidates may see a long list of job requirements and feel discouraged because they don't match every single bullet point - we suggest, please apply anyway. We're flexible on location wherever possible - we are a Work From Anywhere company. We don't believe in a "perfect" candidate because we believe in our core value, "Evolve and Adapt Quickly". If you believe this is a role that you'll be excited to work in every day, want to be a part of a culture like ours, and will be relentless about pushing boundaries to succeed, please apply.

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