Our Vision is to change the way the world communicates. Our Mission is to connect people and things.
We are reimagining the way people watch TV with services like Sling and AirTV. We are redefining the boundaries of communication and connectivity too, with our planned green field 5G cloud native network build out and the Internet of Things. Nothing is out of our reach, and the opportunity to shape the future of entertainment and technology has never been more tangible.
Job Duties and Responsibilities
About the position
Our mission is to build a modern, hybrid cloud enterprise platform for all DISH to consume. Our environment is
Based on some of the latest and greatest cloud native technologies
Very fast paced
Your team will be
Building a cloud native, web scale platform and the tooling that surrounds it
Enabling CI/CD for a large complex set of diverse applications
Building a next generation cloud platform based on Docker, Rancher, Kubernetes, Consul and Vault.
Driving a customer centric, highly personalized approach to the evolution of our platform
Delivering Big Data Pipelines using Kafka, ELK Stack and AWS as foundational components
Delivering software in an agile environment, continuously
Helping application development, operations, testing & infrastructure teams realize what being "cloud native" is all about
Helping operations & infrastructure realize what this new environment is all about and get them to a level of comfort with it
Skills, Experience and Requirements
Technologies in our environment:
Here are some of the key technologies that make up our environment. While we do not expect you to have a detailed understanding of each, the more of these you are familiar with the better.
Serverless / Function as a service concepts, implementations & patterns
A successful Manager - Platform engineering will:
Be available to work onsite out of our American Fork, UT or Englewood, CO offices
Have a 4-year college degree in Computer Science / Information Technology, master's degree is preferred or equivalent professional experience
Industry certifications on DevOps, Cloud Platforms, Kubernetes is highly desirable
3+ years managing / leading a team of 5 or more
Experience building and managing large, highly available enterprise grade applications
Experience with Kubernetes, Kafka & the Elastic Stack
AWS: 4+ years' experience with using a broad range of AWS technologies (e.g. EC2, EMR, S3, Redshift, VPC, Glacier, IAM, CloudWatch, SQS, Lambda, CloudTrail, Systems Manager, KMS, Kinesis Streams) to develop and maintain an Amazon AWS based cloud solution, with an emphasis on Well Architected Framework.
Have 2+ years of experience building and managing hybrid cloud platform supporting large, highly available enterprise grade applications
o AWS Infrastructure-as-a-Code using Terraform scripting.
o Strong scripting (e.g. Python, shell) and automation skills.
Operating Systems: Linux/Ubuntu system administration.
Monitoring Tools: Experience with system monitoring tools (e.g. Nagios, PagerDuty, ZenOSS).
Problem Solving: Ability to analyze and resolve complex infrastructure resource and application deployment issues.
Networking: Understanding network topologies and common network protocols and services (DNS, HTTP(S), SSH, FTP, SMTP).