NBC Universal Senior Devops Engineer, CNBC in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey

Job Number 40664BR

Job Title Senior Devops Engineer, CNBC

Business Segment CNBC

Sub-Business CNBC Digital Technology and Product

Posting Category Technology/Engineering

About Us At NBCUniversal, we believe in the talent of our people. It’s our passion and commitment to excellence that drives NBCU’s vast portfolio of brands to succeed. From broadcast and cable networks, news and sports platforms, to film, world-renowned theme parks and a diverse suite of digital properties, we take pride in all that we do and all that we represent. It’s what makes us uniquely NBCU. Here you can create the extraordinary. Join us.

About CNBC:

With CNBC in the U.S., CNBC in Asia Pacific, CNBC in Europe, Middle East and Africa, CNBC World and CNBC HD, CNBC is the recognized world leader in business news and provides real-time financial market coverage and business information to approximately 371 million homes worldwide, including more than 100 million households in the United States and Canada. CNBC also provides daily business updates to 400 million households across China. The network's 15 live hours a day of business programming in North America (weekdays from 4:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. ET) is produced at CNBC's global headquarters in Englewood Cliffs, N.J., and includes reports from CNBC News bureaus worldwide. CNBC at night features a mix of new reality programming, CNBC's highly successful series produced exclusively for CNBC and a number of distinctive in-house documentaries.

CNBC also has a vast portfolio of digital products which deliver real-time financial market news and information across a variety of platforms. These include CNBC.com, the online destination for global business; CNBC PRO, the premium, integrated desktop/mobile service that provides real-time global market data and live access to CNBC global programming; and a suite of CNBC Mobile products including the CNBC Real-Time iPhone and iPad Apps.

Country United States

State New Jersey

City Englewood Cliffs



• 5+ years experience with Linux systems

• 5+ years experience supporting services, micro-services, and n-tier systems

• 2+ years experience with software automation technologies

• 2+ years experience with Continuous Integration practices

• 2+ years experience with Infrastructure As Code practices

• 5+ years experience with scripting languages such as Bash, Python, Perl

• 2+ years experience with Configuration Management tools such as Ansible, Salt, Chef, Puppet

• 2+ years experience with build tools such as Jenkins, Maven, Ivy, Ant

• 2+ years extensive experience with Amazon Web Services and Google Cloud Platform

• Works effectively both independently and as a member of a cross functional team

• Must be available and willing to work extended hours as occasionally needed including weekends and holidays, to meet business needs

Desired Characteristics

• Ideal candidates will also have familiarity with the following:

• An obsessive desire to automate as much as possible

• Architecture and design of n-tier systems and micro-services

• Agile software development methodology

• Version Control tools and platforms such as Git, GitHub, Subversion

• Collaboration platforms such as JIRA, Confluence, Wiki

• Containerization technologies such as Docker, LXC, Nspawn

• Virtualization technologies such as KVM, Xen, VirtualBox, VMWare, Hyper-V, OpenVZ

• Virtualization tools such as Vagrant, Packer

• Provisioning tools such as Terraform, CloudFormation, Spinnaker, Kubernetes

• Service Discovery and Key/Value Store tools such as Consul, Etcd, ZooKeeper

• Services such as Apache, NGINX, HAProxy, Varnish, PHP, Tomcat, Node.js, MySQL, MariaDB


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