Harvard Catalyst | the Harvard Clinical and Translational Science Center at Harvard Medical School, develops high-profile applications that enable world-class Harvard researchers to bring cutting-edge scientific discoveries to patient care. We are looking for a Senior DevOps Engineer to help us develop next-generation systems management and application delivery processes. This role will join the Systems and Infrastructure team and support the various Harvard Catalyst informatics projects as well as the Football Players Health Study and the SHRINE ACT projects.
In this role you will:
Work closely with software engineers to develop scalable and maintainable application architectures
Help maintain the software delivery tool chain (e.g. source code management, ticketing system, continuous integration/deployment environment, etc.)
Help design and manage both on-premise and cloud-based infrastructure
Help automate everything!
Contribute to the open source community
Have an excellent work/life balance (including 20 vacation days, 3 personal days, 11.5 holidays, paid winter recess, and 12 sick/dependent care days)
The Senior DevOps Engineer should have experience with the following technologies and responsibilities:
GNU/Linux systems administration (e.g. RHEL, CentOS, Debian)
Scripting (e.g. sh/bash, Python, Ruby, etc.)
Source code management systems (e.g. Git, Subversion, etc.)
Virtualization and containers (e.g. QEMU/KVM, Vagrant, Docker, Packer, etc.)
Configuration management systems (e.g. Ansible, SaltStack, Puppet, Chef, etc.)
Hardware (e.g. servers, storage, networking)
Amazon Web Services
Leveraging open source solutions
Tuning and troubleshooting complex systems
General networking skills (e.g. layer 2/3 switching, TCP/IP, firewalls, etc.)
Medical informatics or health care data management
This is a grant-funded position through March 31, 2019.
This posting is a grade 59 and requires a higher level of competence and experience than the requirements listed on Requisition #44162BR, Senior DevOps Engineer, grade 58. Only one of these requisitions will be filled. The grade will depend on the incumbent's skills and experience.
Salary Grade: 059
Union: 00 - Non Union, Exempt or Temporary
BA/BS in computer science, information technology, or equivalent relevant experience. 8+ years of experience in software development and operations environments.
Strong systems administration, configuration management and scripting/automation skills are a must. Open source, AWS, and source code management experience. Networking, firewalls, NAT and packet filtering experience desired. Experience with storage systems: SAN and NAS including iSCSI, NFS, and FC. Excellent communication skills and ability to manage competing priorities. Participate in a 24x7 on-call rotation. This position will require occasional night and weekend work. Other duties as required.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER: We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Harvard University is devoted to excellence in teaching, learning, and research, and to developing leaders in many disciplines who make a difference globally. The University, which is based in Cambridge and Boston, Massachusetts, has an enrollment of over 20,000 degree candidates, including undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. Harvard has more than 360,000 alumni around the world. T...he University has twelve degree-granting Schools in addition to the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, offering a truly global education. Established in 1636, Harvard is the oldest institution of higher education in the United States.