About Innowatts

Innowatts is a Houston based energy technology company, focused on building a scalable Energy Analytics, Segmentation and Engagement Platform. Innowatts is enabling utilities to optimize energy cost and empower energy consumers with personalized energy programs and service.

Ideal Candidate

  • Would know shell scripting like the palm of your hand.
  • Would strive for automation and configuration management.
  • Would know AWS, Security Groups, linux filesystem.
  • Would understand the meaning of the word latency.

Responsibilities

  • Assist in the deployment and maintenance of a new large-scale Amazon Web Services platform
  • Assist in Optimizing the infrastructure for the SaaS, PaaS and other Cloud applications
  • Troubleshoot software based issues as they arise
  • Production code deployments
  • Implement monitoring systems at all levels
  • Infrastructure housekeeping, testing, and benchmarking
  • OS maintenance and ongoing system configuration changes
  • Performance tuning
  • Infrastructure and Services documentation
  • Load testing
  • Information and IT Infra Security

Requirements

  • 2+ years experience with Amazon Web Services and related services and features like autoscaling, load balancing, route53, S3, IAM, RDS etc
  • Detailed knowledge of Implementation and maintenance of high availability (HA) and highly scalable systems
  • Experience with Penetration testing and IT security mechanisms.
  • Through understanding of Networking and DNS
  • 3+ years experience with Relational and Non-Relational DBMS.
  • Experience with docker container supporting production applications
  • 3+ years UNIX/Linux system administration, Ubuntu/Debain based system preferred
  • 3+ years of scripting experience with bash and one or more of the following Python, R, PHP
  • 3+ years of experience with version control systems (Git preferred)
  • Strong experience with current web and Internet technologies like Apache, Queues, NGinx, Memcache, APC, Varnish, CDN etc
  • Experience with monitoring tools like Zabbix,Monitrix, Nagios and/or NewRelic
  • Experience with Continuous Integration tools (CI) (Jenkins preferred)
  • Knowledge of Nodejs and the MEAN stack and/or other NoSQL technologies is a plus
  • Have a broad understanding of development, web operations and SDLC
  • Knowledge of PCI compliance, Application layer and operations layer security and OWASP mandates preferred
  • Understanding of IPS and IDS preferred
  • Experience with BigData is a plus