DevOps Delivery Lead- AWS

Job description:

MUST BE ABLE TO WORK F/T ONSITE in Basking Ridge, NJ- no remote option.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate efficiently and effectively with Engineers and Product teams on complex problems involving functionality and scaling/performance.
  • Drive ad-hoc troubleshooting teams towards solutions and proper rollouts.
  • Responsible for coordinating project execution for the infrastructure related IT operations and projects
  • Work with project managers, vendors (local and remote teams) and other IT stake holders to coordinate project activities
  • Project status reporting under the guidance of project managers and senior IT executives
  • Identifying project bottlenecks and proactive communication leading to resolution
  • Ensures team(s) maintain focus on quality and continuous delivery
  • Provides visibility into delivery targets, commitments and progress
  • Be well managed – understands and coaches the team on delivery controls/compliance to minimize operational/reputational risk
  • Understands and supports the product and technical strategies
  • Understands/stays current on domain architecture and targets to identify upstream/downstream dependencies and to support the team in risk management
  • Proactively identifies impediments and appropriately resolves using network of peers and formal channels (including escalation if required)
  • Supports team’s automation (testing, pipelines, deployments)/DevOps journey


  • Direct Experience implementing AWS/cloud services (see below)
  • 3+ yrs experience with Cloud Infrastructure (GCP).
  • 5+ yrs DevOps or Systems Administration experience.
  • 2+ yrs Automation experience using popular languages (bash, python, etc).
  • Experience building Continuous Integration / Continuous Deployment workflows.
  • Proficient with crafting concise and professional communications during emergency production infrastructure incidents.
  • Strong understanding of the software development lifecycle.
  • Understanding of database fundamentals and experience with MySQL or PostgreSQL
  • Understanding of git and Github workflows.

Some Hands-On Experience Needed:

  • Hands-on experience with the following

o   AWS CloudWatch

o   AWS EC2


o   AWS System Manager

o   AWS CloudFormation


o   AWS Cost Explorer

o   AWS Lambda

o   AWS DynamoDB

o   Python/Shell Scripting

  • Experience in managing production systems for the following areas:

o   Security (Including threat protection)

o   Infrastructure provisioning

o   Monitoring

o   Notifications

o   Costing

o   Backups

  • Experience in CI/CD is a plus
  • Experience in Azure/GCP is a plus


  • Experience deploying microservices environments.
  • Experience converting applications to run in Docker containers, and with orchestration layers.
  • Experience using terraform with multiple providers and/or integrated with a build/release system.
  • Experience in software development.
  • Computer Science or Engineering degree


  • Basking Ridge, NJ

Seniority Level

  • Mid-Senior level

Employment Type

  • Full-time

Job Functions

  • Information Technology


Software Engineering


Basking Ridge, NJ


Full Time