Careers - Gorilla Logic


Lead DevOps Engineer
Greater Denver Area, CO
Cloud Engineering

About Us
Gorilla Logic provides custom application development services on the ground and in the cloud to many of the world's leading software-driven organizations. It has a rich history of applying software engineering best practices to reduce the time and cost of delivering high-quality, full-featured applications with advanced functionality. Its technical leadership in mobile, rich Internet and enterprise applications showcases its broad commitment to software development best practices and quality.

The Details
  • Full-time employment with Gorilla Logic
  • Long-term project
  • Work out of our client’s office in Westminster, Colorado 3 days a week
  • Position available to start ASAP; Flexible for two-weeks’ notice
  • Product ownership, close-knit team, and endless opportunities within company!
Lead DevOps Engineer
Gorilla Logic is working with our client, who is an industry leader in providing high-resolution Earth imagery, data and analytics, to help build their team of highly intelligent and capable engineers. We are looking for a Lead DevOps Engineer, who will work with a team of engineers to define and implement secure and optimized AWS best practices.  Based in Westminster, Colorado, this is a key role within our client’s engineering team, requiring extensive AWS, Unix/Linux and Terraform experience. Our environment will require you to work effectively with your teammates, of course. But your real success will be measured by how well you couple critical thinking with self-motivation, enthusiasm and determination. 

  • Build and support the cloud-based infrastructure for scalable micro services. 
  • Provide technology recommendations for specific service implementations.
  • Provide collaborative conduit between development, infrastructure and cyber security teams. 
  • Build technical AWS products that are easily consumed by the entire organization.
  • Collaborate with development teams across the entire company to build solutions.
  • Evangelize best practices to teams that are maturing their cloud practices
Basic Qualifications
  • Current AWS experience of 3+ years with EC2, VPC, S3, IAM, and AWS CLI  
  • 7+ years of experience with Unix/Linux environments 
  • Development experience in Terraform or CloudFormation
  • Understanding of git branch and release patterns
  • Understanding of HA, performance and cost monitoring in AWS
  • Experience with CI/CD tools
  • Expertise programming in Python, especially boto3 
  • Hands on experience with AWS Organizations or Governance@Scale
Preferred Qualifications
  • Ability to build Docker containers and docker compose environments
  • Experience working in a 24/7 environment
  • Familiarity with AWS observability tools e.g. Cloudabilitity
  • Experience working in agile paradigm

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