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BXTI - Enterprise Technology, DevOps Engineer, Individual Leader/AVP/Director

  • Blackstone Administrative Services Partnership
  • 60 Lispenard St, New York, NY 10013, USA
  • Nov 09, 2020
[Information Technology]

Job Description

Job Description:Firm Overview: Blackstone is one of the world's leading investment firms. We seek to create positive economic impact and long-term value for our investors, the companies we invest in, and the communities in which we work. We do this by using extraordinary people and flexible capital to help companies solve problems. Our asset management businesses, with $538 billion in assets under management, include investment vehicles focused on private equity, real estate, public debt and equity, growth equity, opportunistic, non-investment grade credit, real assets and secondary funds, all on a global basis. Further information is available at www.blackstone.com. Follow Blackstone on Twitter @Blackstone.Business Unit: Blackstone Technology & InnovationsBusiness Description:Blackstone Technology & Innovations (BXTI) is the technology team at the core of each of Blackstone's businesses and new growth initiatives. Serving both internal and external clients, we work to build the next generation of systems that manage risk, create efficiency and improve transparency within the firm and across our broad community of investors and portfolio companies.BXTI is nimble and entrepreneurial - our open, iterative design processes and rapid pace of development means that everyone on the team has the opportunity to make an impact from day one. We are problem solvers who can take projects from idea to implementation. We believe in active mentoring and developing excellence. We collaborate to find the best answers for our customers and for Blackstone. We are critical to the firm maintaining its competitive edge.Job Title:DevOps EngineerJob Description:Blackstone's DevOps team is responsible for providing runtime and automation solutions that empower hundreds of developers to migrate and run workloads in the public cloud. DevOps engineers rely on software engineering principles and an "automate everything" mindset to deliver powerful pipelines and orchestration platforms necessary to drive the next wave of innovation at the firm.The position involves design, implementation, enhancement and support of our CI/CD frameworks, container solutions, runtime environments, and supporting public cloud infrastructure. As an engineer on the team, you will work closely with our platform engineers, security experts, and software developers across the firm to enable their applications in the cloud, provide self-service tooling, modernize deployments, and evangelize best practices.Responsibilities:Leverage infrastructure-as-code frameworks to provision and maintain cloud resourcesBuild, maintain, and manage clusters for technologies like KubernetesSupport containerized workflows and applicationsDrive container adoption among developers and teamsWork with development teams to migrate applications to containersResearch and deployment of new technologies to continue to drive innovationImprove the software development process across teamsWork with operations and development teams to understand pain points and to drive automation prioritiesQualifications:Software Development experienceWorked with modern SDLC practicesHave managed CI/CD pipelinesPrior experience with public cloud providers (AWS)Previous experience with analyzing and troubleshooting networks and distributed systemsAn ability to work closely with development teams to find solutions to technical problemsHave created and managed Kubernetes clusters in different types of environmentsFamiliarity with access controls, secrets management, monitoring and service discovery in Kubernetes clustersPossess a deep understanding of web technologiesHave excellent communication and organizational skillsQualifications (Preferred):Experience with Windows based environmentsLinux networking and application performance analysis using standard Unix toolsExperience in at least one of the following languages: Python, C#, Go, or javaExperience with configuration management tools (Ansible)Experience with infrastructure-as-code tools (Terraform)All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, sexual orientation, national origin or any other category protected by law.If you need a reasonable accommodation to complete your application, please contact Human Resources at 212-###-#### (US), +44 (0)20 7451 4000 (EMEA) or +852 3656 8600 (APAC).The Blackstone Group and its affiliates provide equal employment opportunity to all qualified employees and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, creed, religion, sex, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, marital or partnership status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, genetic predisposition, veteran or military status, status as a victim of domestic violence, a sex offense or stalking, or any other classification prohibited by applicable law.To submit your application please complete the form below. 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