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Senior DevOps Engineer

AlienVault Unified Security for Threat Detection and Incident Response Cork City

linux unix puppet chef aws

Job Description

As a member of The Alien Nation, you will be entering an exciting growth stage company with offices in Austin, San Mateo, Spain and Ireland. We're on a mission to provide organizations throughout the universe with highly intelligent security that is affordable and simple to use. We founded AlienVault to help organizations of all shapes and sizes achieve world-class security without the headaches and huge expense of other solutions. And we are passionate about our mission! Interested in joining our Alien Nation?

AlienVault builds security software for global customers throughout North/South America, Europe and Asia-Pacific. Besides having the opportunity to work for an award-winning company offering an award-winning product, you’ll have a chance to work with some of the brightest minds in the security industry. Our executives and security researchers are regularly quoted in the press, and we’ve been positioned a “Visionary” by Gartner in the SIEM Magic Quadrant for the last two years running (in fact, we were the only vendor in the visionary quadrant in 2013!).

We are seeking a Senior DevOps Engineer for our new team in Cork, Ireland. The ideal candidate will become a core part of a team of talented engineers building innovative security software applications. We need a DevOps engineer with strong Amazon Web Services experience. This is a highly technical position for someone that is comfortable working on a fast-paced release cycle. Because we are a global company with customers using our platform all over the world, this position requires working non-standard business hours.

The ideal candidate has a breadth of experience helping architect, develop, monitor and manage large-scale software platforms for AWS. And of course, if you have an interest and/or background in security, we should talk.

What you will be doing

  • Collaborate with software engineering to deploy and operate our platform.
  • Automate and streamline our operations and processes
  • Build and maintain tools for deployment
  • Monitor the platform
  • Troubleshoot and resolve issues in our dev, test and production environments.
  • Provide expertise on engineering best practices, standards, architectural approaches and complex technical resolutions for processes.
  • Oversee quality improvement using Acceptance Test Driven Development (ATDD) efforts to ensure that deliverables are secure, scalable and reliable
  • Lead and build strong global software development engineering teams and a strong, positive software engineering culture.
  • All other duties and responsibilities and may be assigned.

Requirements

What you need

  • Strong background in Linux/Unix Administration
  • Experience with automation/configuration management using either Puppet, Chef or an equivalent
  • Experience implementing strategies such as blue-green deployments, phoenix environments, immutable infrastructure, and infrastructure as code.
  • Ability to use a wide variety of open source technologies and cloud services (experience with AWS is required)
  • Strong experience with SQL and NoSQL databases
  • A working understanding of code and script (Java, Python and Bash)
  • Knowledge of best practices and IT operations in an always-up, always-available service
  • Self-starter with strong work ethic and ability to excel as part of a geographically diverse team.
  • Comfortable with Agile development practices like unit tests, and code reviews.
  • Fluency in English, Spanish a big plus
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work non-standard business hours.

Preferred Skills and Experience

  • Knowledge of enterprise security/threat intelligence/threat detection a big plus.
  • Experience in Network security is a plus.
  • Experience with application security a plus.
  • Open source security tools: OSSEC, snort, Metasploit, Nessus
  • Tools: Github, Atlassian tools, RunDeck, Artifactory, Maven, Docker, Terraform, ElasticSearch, Fortify

What you get

  • A competitive compensation that includes base salary + equity
  • The opportunity to build innovative, scalable technologies with the global leader in unified security management
  • Work with a company that has been won numerous industry awards and is recognized as a Visionary SEIM vendor.
  • Live and work in beautiful Cork, Ireland.
  • So, if you are a hands-on Senior DevOps Engineer and are looking to join a growth oriented company, please apply today. Interviews are being scheduled immediately.

About AlienVault

We're on a mission to provide organizations throughout the universe with highly intelligent security that is affordable and simple to use. We founded AlienVault to help organizations of all shapes and sizes achieve world-class security without the headaches and huge expense of other solutions. And we are passionate about our mission!

Interested in joining our Alien Nation? We're a peace-loving bunch of extraterrestrials interested in nothing less than changing the world of security to be attainable to organizations. Besides having the opportunity to work for an award-winning company, offering an award-winning product, you'll have a chance to work with some of the brightest minds in the security industry. Join the revolution today!


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AlienVault

Unified Security for Threat Detection and Incident Response

Cork City
251-500 employees
Founded 2007

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