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DevOps Team Lead

Location: Medellín, Antioquia, Colombia

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Requisition Number: 105

Position Title: DevOps Team Lead

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Lead DevOps Engineer


Genius sports provides real-time sport related data to a large and demanding customer base comprising Sporting Associations, Sports Betting and Media companies. As a Lead DevOps Engineer you will play a key role in advising and supporting our development teams in their DevOps journey. Your primary responsibilities will include supporting and guiding DevOps engineers in your team as well as developers generally in their journey to a cloud based environment, making sure teams gain knowledge in cloud infrastructure, and assisting with monitoring and supporting products.

Duties and responsibilities


* Technological ownership of the local DevOps practice
* Attending DevOps planning and helping guide DevOps pathway of company in collaboration with DevOps Manager
* Representing DevOps in brainstorming and project bootstrap and design sessions
* Enforce rules for cloud, delivery & tooling
* Design and brainstorming of new solutions to aid development process and delivery
* Advanced technical work for new tools
* Producing high quality, maintainable, monitored and tested infrastructure and solutions
* Ensuring that resolved problems don't reoccur
* Finding problems before they occur and prevent them
* Ensuring that DevOps engineers don't use solutions not advised
* Following best practices for DevOps
* Mentoring of DevOps engineers and developers

Required attributes, skills and experience


* Deep understanding of the mechanics of operating systems
* Ability to design scaleable and well tested solutions
* Excellent understanding of Docker containers, orchestration and registries
* AWS cloud stack mastery
* Infrastructure languages ( such as Cloudformation )
* Excellent understanding of monitoring and alerting systems
* CI and build automation
* Understanding of networking & networking protocols, ability to analyse networking traces
* Fluent in written and spoken English
* Ability to travel for a week or two at a time
* Desire to work in a collaborative environment within a team
* Several programming languages excluding bash and powershell
* Willingness to learn and explore new technologies
* Excellent understanding of distributed version control (git)
* Log analysis

Desirable Attributes, Skills and Experience


* Kubernetes
* ECS
* Ideally gitlab-ci, but also jenkins
* nagios, check_mk, influxdb, opsgenie
* Configuration management ( Ansible, Chef, Puppet, AWS Systems Manager)
* Service discovery ( consul, etcd, zookeeper, others )
* Experience in developing software
* Serverless stack experience

City: Medellin

State: Antioquia

Community / Marketing Title: DevOps Team Lead

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About Us

Genius Sports is a global leader in sports data technology, distribution and commercialization services. We provide innovative and data-driven solutions to sports leagues and federations.

Headquartered in London and across over 16 locations worldwide, Genius Sports is recognized as one of the fastest growing sports technology companies in the world. Founded on integrity, Genius Sports has become the trusted technology partner of hundreds of sporting bodies, including the world’s largest international federations and professional leagues such as FIBA and the English Premier League.

Taking a true partnership approach to working with sport, we distribute official data for organizations such as La Liga, the ATP and WTA. Genius Sports' commitment to sport goes beyond delivering profitable and technical solutions for our partners. We understand that the protection, integrity and successful commercialization of sports data is fundamental to the continued success of the industry. Its future requires those who run sports and those who utilize the data to work closely together, therefore ensuring sport is protected and opportunities are maximized.

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