Thank you for your interest in this position with Predata, a wholly-owned subsidiary of FiscalNote. The recruitment for this role is being managed by FiscalNote's Recruiting team (parent company), so you are in the right place! Please continue to review this opportunity and apply at your interest. We are excited to review your background. Thank you!About the Position
We are looking for a DevOps Engineer to lead the efforts of securing and enhancing our cloud infrastructure. As a DevOps Engineer at Predata, you will pioneer industry-leading technologies and toolsets to enable our developers and data scientists to rapidly innovate and deploy new technologies for customers. You will have the opportunity to create, evolve, scale, integrate, fortify, and automate our infrastructure and core services to solve Predata's unique engineering and data challenges. About the Predata Team
Predata is a predictive analytics startup using machine learning to uncover insights into online activity and monitor geopolitical risk. We come from the worlds of technology, political science, and finance, and share a commitment to building the future of machine-augmented decision making. We celebrate people who take responsibility for solving problems and developing new ideas. Our team optimizes for communication and collaboration rather than hierarchy. We believe in the importance of narrative-driven insight and always try to see the human elements behind our data.About You
You are an engineer who loves to solve technical problems and tackle new challenges. You possess a robust set of skills and experience but are keen to dig into new technologies. You are enthusiastic, self-reliant, thoughtful, and resourceful. You're excited to drive forward projects such as securing AWS cloud infrastructure and working with complex Kubernetes deployments. You take initiative to own and improve outdated infrastructure practices, prioritizing automating solutions for future team members. You are agile and organize your work into sprints, collaborating effectively across teams.What to Expect in this Position:
What Sets You Apart:
- Standardize AWS permission administration
- Establish a highly secure cloud infrastructure
- Build out Kubernetes infrastructure for hosting applications
- Track infrastructure changes using infra-as-code solutions
- Setup infra logging, monitoring, and alerting
- Extensive experience working with AWS (IAM, EKS, ElasticBeanstalk, Security Groups, EFS)
- Experience working with container technologies (Kubernetes, Docker)
- Familiarity with Infrastructure-as-Code and configuration management tools such as Terraform (preferred), Cloud Formation, or Ansible
- Familiarity with cloud security fundamentals
- Experience designing and developing CI/CD pipelines
- Familiarity with Python
- Experience with Linux CLI and POSIX shells
- Experience working with PostgreSQL or other relational databases
- Knowledge of SOC2 standards
- Exposure to message broker technologies such as RabbitMQ
FiscalNote is the premier information services company focused on global policy and market intelligence. By combining AI technology, expert analysis, and legislative, regulatory, and geopolitical data, FiscalNote is reinventing the way that organizations minimize risk and capitalize on opportunity.
Home to CQ, Roll Call, Oxford Analytica, and VoterVoice, FiscalNote empowers more than 5,000 clients worldwide to monitor, manage, and act on the issues that matter most to them. To learn more about FiscalNote and its family of brands, visit FiscalNote.com and follow @FiscalNote. At FiscalNote, we Lead with Values
Know your Audience • Find the Truth • Drive Alignment • Level Up • Own the Job • Bias for Action • Support the Family FiscalNote is continuing to hire new talent, with all interviewing and on-boarding done virtually due to COVID-19. New team members, along with our current staff, will temporarily work remotely (unless communicated otherwise). If your background and experience align with the competencies above, we encourage you to apply so that we can review your experience and learn more about how you can add to FiscalNote's growth and success.Company Benefits
FiscalNote offers competitive salaries, equity packages, and retirement accounts to ensure we're all FN owners. We work hard, so our open vacation policy helps us ensure you're getting the R&R you need. We offer comprehensive health, vision, and dental insurance options supplemented by a flexible spending account (FSA). We have a slew of other benefits which you can check out at careers.FiscalNote.com.
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