Education Networks of America, Inc.

  • Senior DevOps Engineer

    Job Locations US-TN-Nashville
    Posted Date 3 months ago(11/16/2018 2:08 PM)
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  • Overview

    What do you get when you bring together passionate and dedicated people and place them into a collaborative culture that fosters and promotes creativity, innovation and teamwork?


    You get a company loved by its employees and its customers, with exceptional (97%+) customer satisfaction and retention, a Tennessee “Best” employer for 11 years running. You also get a company that invests in its people with dynamic, challenging work opportunities and continuous professional development as we deliver transformative solutions that enable our customers to streamline their operations while elevating their technology platforms.


    Our formula for success is simple—seek innovative solutions, delight customers, get results that exceed client expectations.


    Education Networks of America, Inc. (ENA) is seeking an experienced Senior DevOps Engineer to join our team.


    Education Networks of America, Inc. (ENA) is seeking an experienced Senior DevOps Engineer to join our team.


    The Senior DevOps Engineer is responsible for collaboratively building upon ENA’s cutting-edge infrastructure platform to support the company’s portfolio of customer facing applications and services. This role will have direct input into how ENA scales, secures, and monitors our systems and services throughout the entire portfolio.


    This position requires a Bachelor’s degree, preferably in a technical field, with proven quantitative skills or equivalent experience; eight or more years of related experience in working in a production environment on cross-functional teams.  Candidates must have proven experience and skill in interfacing with all facets of the organization and project management experience in working directly with technical staff in designing, building, and implementing creative, results-oriented solutions.


    A deep level of technical knowledge for a variety of engineering concepts, practices, and procedures is required. This role requires communication skills and strategic experience of positioning the business for success through the use of technology. Prior experience required in vendor analysis and selection when architecting technology solutions. RHCE, LPIC or equivalent certification(s) a plus.


    In addition, experience and a familiarity with some of the following is required:

    • Configuration management and automation tools like Ansible, Chef, Puppet, Salt, Packer, Nomad and Terraform.
    • Scripting & automation tools such as in PHP, PERL, PYTHON, GOLANG, and BASH shell scripts.
    • Configuring monitoring and metrics gathering systems like Icinga, Prometheus, CloudWatch, Nagios, Elastic APM, and others.
    • Linux Containers (Docker) and Virtualization (KVM and VMWare).
    • Networking protocols TCP/IP, DNS, TLS, IPSEC, etc.
    • Working knowledge of SQL
    • Familiarity with Service Discovery applications like Consul or Zookeeper is a plus

    This position requires approximately 20% travel throughout our customer base.  This position is based out of our Nashville, TN office.


    About Us


    Education Networks of America ® is the leading provider of Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) solutions to K–12 schools, higher education institutions, and libraries. Since 1996, we have worked with our customers to ensure they have the robust and reliable high-capacity broadband, Wi-Fi/LAN, communication, and cloud solutions they require to meet the present and emerging technology needs of the communities they serve. Today, ENA manages numerous system-wide and statewide contracts, successfully delivering IaaS solutions to more than eight million users across the nation.


    Equal Opportunity


    ENA is committed to being an Equal Opportunity Employer (“EEO”) to all qualified persons without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, sex, age, marital status or any other basis prohibited by national, state, or local laws within the areas where ENA does business.


    Background Checks


    All offers of employment are conditional on the applicant successfully passing ENA’s standard background check and drug screening. Certain positions may require additional background checks and screenings required by our customers.


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