We are a former real estate startup, acquired by CBRE in 2017. Our group develops unique and sophisticated products that are used globally to provide better data, better workflows, and (most importantly) better experiences.
We are uniquely positioned within the organization to access data, tools, resources, and leaders throughout the industry. We have the stability of secure backing and the freedom to explore and experiment to develop leading-edge products. For more information about our team, please visit https://www.cbrebuild.com/nyc
Our New York team currently has a team of 15+ full-stack engineers. All our web applications are cloud-native and live either in Heroku Enterprise or AWS. Outside of our team, CBRE Digital and Technology operations is moving from on-prem to cloud and waterfall to Agile. Our team is looking for a Lead DevOps Engineer to own three main areas:
Thought leader : Drive the design of the application infrastructure in NYC and exert influence over the global CBRE Digital and Technology group with expertise in best practices, standards, and modern technologies for devops/SRE engineering.
Management : Hire and lead a small NYC-based team of devops engineers
Implementation: Be ready to jump into the weeds with deployment scripts, monitoring, maintaining infrastructure, etc.
Work with software engineers to teach and grow their devops knowledge and skill.
Take responsibility for the performance, availability, reliability, and security of the applications developed by the NYC team.
Be a technical contact for internal groups across the company and external hosting providers
Design and build new infrastructure stacks as we add new products
Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) in a related field such as information systems, mathematics, or computer science or equivalent work experience
Typically 3-5 years of relevant experience
Excellent communication skills: capable of explaining complex technical concepts using non-technical terms
Cross-functional collaboration: you can work with and influence others not in your direct organization
You don't just learn how things work, you also like to know why
Self-motivated and curious, crafty and driven
5+ years of UNIX/Linux systems operation (Deep experience with Linux system administration)
3+ years of experience in Operations, Infrastructure or pure DevOps practice
3+ years of cloud infrastructure (preferably using AWS)
Some technologies we use Infrastructure : AWS, Terraform, New Relic, Appdynamics, Ansible, Packer
Application : Node, Angular, React, CouchDB
Why work at CBRE Build NYC?
Great team - Diverse. Smart. Nice. We like to always keep learning.
High impact - We're a small team with a global reach in a trillion dollar industry.
Growth and development - We invest in employee development. Time to explore. Machine shop with a laser cutter and 3D printer. Funding for education, conferences, etc.
Benefits - Unlimited vacation. Flexible work hours. Work life balance. Health, vision, dental for employees and their dependents. 401k plan with a 3% match.
Internal Number: 18026726
With broader and deeper capabilities than any other company, CBRE is the leading full-service real estate services and investment organization in the world.
CBRE Group, Inc. is the world’s largest commercial real estate services and investment firm, with 2017 revenues of $14.2 billion and more than 80,000 employees (excluding affiliate offices). CBRE has been included in the Fortune 500 since 2008, ranking #214 in 2017. It also has been voted the industry’s top brand by the Lipsey Company for 17 consecutive years, and has been named one of Fortune’s “Most Admired Companies” in the real estate sector for six years in a row. Its shares trade on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “CBRE.”
CBRE offers a broad range of integrated services, including facilities, transaction and project management; property management; investment management; appraisal and valuation; property leasing; strategic consulting; property sales; mortgage services and development services.