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Senior AWS DevOps Engineer



Software Engineering
Wakefield, MA, USA · Remote
Posted on Wednesday, June 12, 2024

Vestmark is actively looking for a motivated Senior AWS DevOps Engineer with a passion for applying technology to continue to modernize our internal processes and infrastructure. Your energy, enthusiasm, and technical curiosity, combined with your appreciation and support of our core values, will be leveraged to help us build the next generation of our wealth management applications.


  • Build, deploy and manage AWS cloud Infrastructure components by leveraging Infrastructure as Code and foundational AWS Services.
  • Identify opportunities to automate and/or improve efficiency of existing processes.
  • Research, create proof-of-concepts, and implement new or improved tools and technologies.
  • Configure cloud services according to industry and AWS best practices.
  • Assist in monitoring and troubleshooting and identifying resolutions for system or application performance issues.
  • Participate in architectural discussions to ensure solutions are designed for successful deployment, security, cost-effectiveness, and high availability.
  • Take ownership of issues and act with a high sense of urgency when needed.
  • Produce lean and well-written technical documentation and operational runbooks.
  • Develop and implement internal systems, processes, and best practices to be used by other teams to increase productivity.
  • Setup and maintain all cloud-based Linux server infrastructure for development teams.
  • Ensure all infrastructure components meet proper performance and security standards.
  • Write automated scripts for server provisioning and configuration.
  • Enable self-service infrastructure management via Terragrunt/Terraform and custom tooling.
  • Recommend best practices for Terragrunt/Terraform and other Infrastructure as Code uses across the organization.
  • Flexibility to occasionally work outside of core business hours, including evenings and weekends, as required to support on-call duties, deployments, and infrastructure changes.
  • Contribute to the growth and development of our core values: We Before Me, Positive Energy, Knowledge Explorer, and Own It


  • B.S. or M.S. in Computer Science or Information Systems, or equivalent work experience.
  • 3+ years of hands-on experience with foundational AWS Services (EC2, S3, RDS, VPC, CloudWatch, CloudTrail, CloudFront, Lambda, EKS, ECS, Route53, Serverless Application Model, etc.)
  • Prior knowledge working on serverless technologies, services, and container technologies (Docker, Kubernetes etc.)
  • Experience with CloudFormation, Terragrunt/Terraform, Jenkins or other Infrastructure as Code solutions
  • Strong DevOps knowledge and background (culture, process, and tooling aspects)
  • Ability to build code pipelines and support deployment activities
  • Ability to work independently and as a team to architect and implement innovative solutions and technologies
  • Solid written and verbal communication skills; the ability to communicate effectively with all levels of employees and management
  • Experience writing internal tooling or services to bridge infrastructure gaps

Vestmark is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Vestmark prohibits employment discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, gender identity, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy, national origin, age, disability status, protected military or veteran status, and genetic information. #LI-TG1 #LI-Hybrid