Senior Specialist Systems Engineer/Programmer (DevOps Engineer - Cloud, Linux, Virtualization, Containerization)

Job Description

As a global investments company, BNY Mellon can act as a single point of contact for clients looking to create, trade, hold, manage, service, distribute or restructure investments, and safeguards nearly one-fifth of the world's financial assets. Every day, our Technology employees make this happen while also seeking out new ways to do it more efficiently and effectively.


As part of BNY Mellon’s global Technology organization, you’ll have the opportunity to engage with some of the best and brightest, technology, business, and financial minds to find new and better ways to exceed our clients’ expectations and build the future of financial services. With more than 230 years of industry leading experience under our belts, you might even say that we are the original fintech.


Our Team

Technology Services Group (TSG) is the central infrastructure services group with a proven track record of innovating to help BNY Mellon and its clients have the most reliable, nimble and cost-effective solutions in the financial services market place. BNY Mellon App Engine technology is leading edge with industry first PaaS/IaaS fully integrated solution, combined with enterprise standards for developers.

TSG is building next generation scalable, efficient data center as a service using the latest innovation infrastructure. Building on top of the cloud deployments in BNY Mellon, we are aggressively automating and bridging the green field cloud with the existing virtual computing environments.


As part of TSG, our Production Services team is dedicated to ensuring that our technology environments are best in class. Our Production Services team runs the systems that keep BNY Mellon running.  Their mission is to deliver a full IT service management lifecycle across all run-the-bank applications and infrastructure support with the purpose of providing a controlled, secure, and predictable production environment.

Our team members use their technical skills and business knowledge to bring forth solutions that will take our company into the future.  If you are a collaborative continual learner with a global mindset and a desire to contribute to our company’s top priorities, this is the place for you.

  The Role

The TSG-DevOps team is responsible for supporting and maintaining the App Engine and BXP ( BNY Private cloud infrastructures).

BNYM built a 3rd gen private cloud platform utilizing technologies like Nomad and docker.


As a DevOps Engineer, you will have a great opportunity to learn leading edge cloud technologies.

You will be exposed to application run-time and  deployments.


Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Responsible for the day to day operation of the BNYM Private cloud infrastructure
  • Responsible for troubleshooting and resolving application issues
  • Maintain Platform hygiene
  • Monitor/action platform alerts 

           

Sr. Specialist Systems Engineer/Programmer->> Leads the design and development of highly complex application problems, system administration issues, or network concerns. Performs systems management and integration functions. Conducts and leads analysis to correct systems, applications, software, and hardware that are not compliant with Corporate policy/procedures. Works closely with external vendors on large infrastructure engineering projects. Works closely with Application Development and Quality Assurance and Testing teams to understand infrastructure needs during the development and testing processes. Applies IT expertise in strategizing how to best develop infrastructure that will allow development and testing processes to be secure and efficient.Provides input and recommends processes in developing project plans. Monitors project progress and provides regular status reports to management team. Evaluates the effectiveness of the organization's existing infrastructure technology. Stays informed of current industry trends and emerging technologies. Researches and analyzes trends to recommend and implement upgrades that enhance the reliability and efficiency of the IT infrastructure. Contributes to the achievement of area objectives.


Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or a related discipline, or equivalent work experience is required, advanced degree is preferred.
  • Eight to ten (8-10) years of related experience is required.
  • Experience in the securities or financial services industry is a plus.

• Cloud Technologies

•Strong Linux background (6 + years) Red Hat certification preferable

•Experience / understanding of virtual environment and containerization (VMware, Docker); 

•Familiarity of orchestration tools – SaltStack / Ansible / Puppet

•L2 troubleshooting; SOP based first level support; Escalation of unresolved issues after troubleshooting to next level;

   

Preferred Qualifications:

• Scripting (Python) •App development •Monitoring tools (Sysdig/Moogsoft/Grafanna/Prometheus)  



BNY Mellon is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
Minorities/Females/Individuals With Disabilities/Protected Veterans.


Primary Location: United States-New Jersey-Jersey City
Internal Jobcode: 45173
Job: Information Technology
Organization: Technology Production Services-HR17024
Requisition Number: 1910531