Digital -Cloud Acceleration -Cloud Automation Engineer at FactSet Research Systems


New York, NY, USA
The Automation team in the Cloud Department is focused on making greenfield applications as cloud-native as possible and in optimizing the migration of FactSet technologies to the cloud. The DevOps-oriented team does this both by developing self-service tools for automated deployment and configuration management, and by partnering with employees across FactSet in their cloud work. Important current efforts involve deploying a self-service catalog of AWS resources, introducing new streamlined pipelines for container and EC2/AMi image management and deployment, automating for a thousand-account strategy, and delivering highly-available/scalable configuration management PaaS systems such as Terraform and AWX. The work is thus a mixture of coding, cloud tooling administration, and inter-team project management/planning.

Job Skillset Requirements:

  • Programming in a language like Python or Go
  • AWS cloud automation -- technologies + governance
  • Configuration management tools such as Ansible (AWX) and Terraform
  • Continuous deployment and integration pipelines (CodeBuild, Jenkins, Git, Artifactory, etc.)
  • Sysops knowledge of Linux and/or Windows
  • Working well with others internally and as a consultant with other teams
  • Enthusiasm and ability to learn technologies quickly

Experience in any of these technologies a plus:
  • Azure cloud
  • Serverless applications
  • Containerization tools like Docker and Kubernetes
  • SRE implementations
  • Web frontend programming

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