Reports to: Chief Technology Officer

Summary of position:

Benefits Science Technologies is a data science and technology firm founded out of MIT and innovating at the intersection of analytics, healthcare, and software development. We are building THE data science-driven engine to help clients manage risk related to healthcare and insurance - empowering them to make optimal decisions to control costs and improve quality of care for their members. Our passion is finding unique answers to complex questions and continually redefining the leading edge.

We are looking for a passionate Senior DevOps Engineer to join us in building the next generation data analytics platform and maintaining the existing products and services used by thousands of companies. This is a full time, salaried position with salary commensurate with education, experience, and contribution.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Design, implement, and maintain cloud-based infrastructure for new and existing products and services

  • Architect solutions focused on security, scalability, and maintainability

  • Set up various open source monitoring tools to monitor both the systems and the applications

  • Responsible for code release and production support

  • Manage the development and production environment

  • Provide IT support throughout BST

  • Implement, monitor, and maintain fail proof infrastructure systems, controls and policies to protect corporate assets, systems, data (corporate, print and digital) and intellectual property

  • Ensure disaster recovery plans and solutions are in place and kept up-to-date

  • Collaborate with colleagues from engineering and business backgrounds; generally working as part of a team rather than in a supervisory role

  • Must pass initial and periodic background checks, and comply with all applicable HIPAA and Security regulations, including maintaining HIPAA Awareness and Security Certification

  • Must be available and able to work during standard business hours in the Benefits Science office in Boston, MA, as well as at other times as needed for communication and coordination with our international team


  • Minimum BS in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or equivalent

  • Minimum 5+ years experience in DevOps activities in large scale infrastructure settings

  • Experience with AWS, EC2, S3, VPC, Route 53, IAM, RDB, Redshift, etc.

  • Experience with Docker, Kubernete, Terraform, and CloudFormation

  • Experience with Active Directory and SSN

  • Experience with both Linux and Windows

  • Must possess a good understanding of networking protocols, such as TCP/IP, DNA, VPN, firewall etc.

  • Proficiency with shell scripting, SQL, etc.

  • Experience with CI/CD Jenkins

  • Experience with big data stack including Hadoop, Spark, EMR, Presto, Tableau, Pentaho, etc.

  • Healthcare Insurance Domain experience strongly preferred

  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team, with strong interpersonal and communication skills

  • Fluent in English (both verbal and written)

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