DevOps Engineer

The healthcare landscape has never been more dynamic than it is today. Aver is at the forefront of developing leading-edge technology and advanced analytics to navigate this complex environment. Our team is driven by a passion to simplify value-based healthcare through innovation and customized solutions for our clients. Our platform revolutionizes the way payers and providers design, implement, and administer value-based programs.

At Aver, our people are our greatest asset. Our culture is founded upon integrity, hard work, and the relentless pursuit to make a difference. We think creatively, we like a challenge and draw inspiration from each other. As a DevOps Engineer, you will be a part of a team that is focused on security, reliability, and repeatability. We seek to leverage the best tools available. Your duties include helping us find, evaluate, and implement new tools and approaches that make the team fast and efficient. Aver is committed to delivering the highest system uptime and operations transparency.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Support a high-security, reliable, cloud-based infrastructure
  • Design and build scalable cloud-based platforms
  • Automate configuration and deployment of monitoring and management services
  • Work closely with our engineering and QA teams to solve problems 
  • Handle capacity planning, provisioning and scaling of application infrastructure
  • Diagram and document infrastructure and network designs
  • Implement information security best practices
  • Advise Aver’s management on security matters
  • Implement infrastructure changes

Position Requirements:

  • 3-5 years of experience working with AWS, including CloudFormation, CloudWatch, EC2, Lambda, RedShift, ECS, S3, and AWS Transfer among others
  • 3+ years experience in Linux administration
  • 3+ years of management of large scale deployments using configuration management tools
  • 3+ years of experience supporting high availability web applications and data pipelines
  • 1+ years of experience with Docker
  • 1+ years working in a continuous integration and continuous deployment paradigm
  • 1+ years of experience in scripting with one or more languages
  • Experience with Github, preferably as an administrator
  • Knowledge of AWS services best practices

Preferred Experience:

  • Experience managing relational databases
  • Experience with Infrastructure security
  • Experience with the setup and maintenance of Jenkins

Position Perks:

Aver offers competitive benefits and perks to all our “Averians!” Our comprehensive benefits package is one of the many ways we show our employees how valued they are. All full-time Averians are eligible for the following:

  • Company-subsidized medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • $600 annual contribution into qualifying HSAs on company insurance
  • Matching 401(k) plan which vests immediately
  • Equity in Aver in the form of stock options
  • 4 weeks of PTO annually
  • Company-paid iPhone
  • Free snacks, drinks, coffee, and fruit for HQ employees - when we are not remote!
  • Company-paid short-term and long-term disability and life insurance
  • Annual professional development stipend
  • Regular company happy hours and events

All employees are required to maintain confidentiality as related to patient information. Employees are required to follow the acceptable use policy while using any information systems owned or controlled by Aver. Any disclosures of confidential information made unlawfully outside the proper course of duty will be treated as a serious disciplinary offence. Security roles and responsibilities include:

  • Implementing and acting in accordance with the organization’s information security policies
  • Protecting assets from unauthorized access, disclosure, modification, destruction, or interference
  • Executing particular security processes or activities
  • Ensuring responsibility is assigned to the individual for actions taken
  • Reporting security events or potential events or other security risks to the organization

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this position. The requirements listed above are representative of the minimum knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to satisfactorily perform the essential functions of the job according to specific company requirements. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Qualified applicants will be afforded equal employment opportunities without discrimination because of race, creed, color, national origin, sex, disability, or marital status.

Skills

Amazon Web Services
Docker
Github
Linux
Software Configuration Management