DevOps Engineer - Vice President

iCapital Network

iCapital Network

Software Engineering
Greenwich, CT, USA
Posted on Thursday, December 15, 2022

iCapital is powering the world’s alternative investment marketplace. Our financial technology platform has transformed how advisors, wealth management firms, asset managers, and banks evaluate and recommend bespoke public and private market strategies for their high-net-worth clients. iCapital services approximately $148 billion in global client assets invested in 1,155 funds, as of September 2022.

iCapital has been named to the Forbes Fintech 50 for five consecutive years (2018 – 2022); a back-to-back selection by Forbes to its list of Best Startup Employers; and a two-time winner of MMI/Barron’s Solutions Provider award (See link below).

About the Role

The DevOps Team at iCapital plays a critical role in keeping the production and development environments running smoothly and securely. This role will utilize strong DevOps principles and advanced cloud capabilities to facilitate Platform Infrastructure strategy of market agility and lean operating principles with a strict focus on quality to meet the ever-growing demands of our clients. We are seeking highly collaborative, creative and intellectually curious DevOps Engineers who are passionate about forming and implementing cutting-edge cloud computing capabilities. As a DevOps Engineer you will be wearing multiple hats in a highly visible role interacting with all aspects of the business.


  • 8+ years of DevOps, TechOps or SRE experience with at least 5 years of AWS experience
  • Microservices (Docker, Kubernetes) experience in a production environment strongly desired
  • Strong Linux OS-level and command-line/scripting knowledge and configuration management principles
  • Working knowledge of databases such as MongoDB, Postgres, DynamoDB.
  • Experience in architecting, implementing and managing monitoring tools such as Prometheus/Grafana, CloudWatch, Splunk, Datadog, NewRelic and ELK in the cloud
  • Coding beyond simple scripting with strong opinions on maintainable/reusable code in Python, Ruby or Java desired.
  • Experience with compute provisioning on a Cloud based platform using Terraform and/or Cloud formation
  • Exceptional analytical skills, able to apply knowledge and experience in decision-making to arrive at creative and commercial solutions
  • Experience building a Microservice based architecture
  • Good written and spoken communication skills
  • Ability to design and implement complex, but easily managed, automated infrastructure
  • A desire to share, teach and learn as part of a team
  • AWS certifications a plus.

How You Will Fulfill Your Potential

  • As a member of the DevOps Engineering team, you will be involved in building highly available solutions across the entire SDLC stack with primary focus on an internet facing fintech site
  • Individuals on the team will interact closely with Application Developers and QA Automation Engineering to ensure that the solutions are being implemented to specs
  • You will be responsible for developing and maintaining tools to support the development environment on MacOS and Linux tool environment with focus on improving developer productivity
  • You will also be part of the team responsible for maintaining Site reliability with focus on building highly scalable systems integrating resiliency and high availability at all levels
  • Develop software & tooling to secure and automate cloud infrastructure building software delivery capabilities with fully automatic workflows
  • Design and operation of a Kubernetes environment for container management and orchestration
  • Experience with distributed systems design, maintenance, and hands-on troubleshooting/debugging skills


The base salary range for this role is $150,000 to $200,000. iCapital offers a compensation package which includes salary, equity for all full-time employees, and an annual performance bonus. Employees also receive a comprehensive benefits package that includes an employer matched retirement plan, generously subsidized healthcare with 100% employer paid dental, vision, telemedicine, and virtual mental health counseling, parental leave, and unlimited paid time off (PTO).

We believe the best ideas and innovation happen when we are together. We offer most employees the flexibility to work in the office three or four days. Every department has different needs, and some positions will be designated in-office jobs, based on their function.


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iCapital is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.