DevOps Engineer - job id 33408


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DevOps Engineer

$60 C2C or $55 w2

Houston, TX 77024 (Memorial Management District)



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David Leak


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(646) 690-5124


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(646) 690-5124




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Job Type:

Long Term - 6+ Months - Contract (W2/C2C is OK)


Title:

DevOps Engineer


Location:

Houston, TX 77024 / Memorial Management District


The Company:

A Global Supply Chain Management Technology & Services Provider in the global energy sector.


Skills required for the position:

DEVOPS, AWS, EC2, Networking, VPN, JENKINS, GITLAB.


Contact:

David Leak.via email, david@sans.com with Job #: DL33408 in the subject line; or simply click the Apply Now button.



Detailed Info:

We are seeking a DevOps Engineer to contribute to the continuous improvement and standards definition of common processes that are implemented to ensure consistent, high-quality delivery of software. This role implements solutions that make the development process more efficient and continuous to align with state of the art continuous integration and deployment.


Responsibilities:

  • Automate build, release/deployment, manual processes and workflows.

  • Perform a variety of technical and administrative duties in overall systems design, development, and delivery by supporting the project team needs related to DevOps.

  • Ensure that software builds happen predictably, consistently and reliably.

  • Manage risks and resolve issues that affect scope, schedule, and quality.

  • Work in conjunction with engineering team to understand functionality, scalability, performance, security, and integration requirements.

  • Support and improve our tools, infrastructure, and processes that support rapid and reliable delivery of high-quality software to our production service.

  • Advocate for improving our build and release toolchain.

  • Support deployment activities of development and production releases including troubleshooting of release blockers such as infrastructure, configuration, and code.

  • Develop and implement instrumentation for monitoring the health and availability of services including fault detection, alerting, triage, and recovery (automated and manual).

  • Assist development of troubleshooting system and software issues in all environments.

  • Work closely with development teams to create processes and tools that provide immediate feedback on source changes.

  • Write effective documentation. Develop, improve, and thoroughly document operational practices and procedures.

  • Manage and appropriately escalates delivery impediments, risks, issues, and changes associated to the product development initiatives.


Other Duties:

Remain current on industry specific knowledge and emerging technology.

Other duties as assigned.


Required Skills & Experience:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field and two plus years of building and maintaining production systems on AWS using EC2, RDS, S3, ELB, Cloud Formation, etc. and familiarity interacting with AWS APIs or equivalent work experience or any combination of skills, experience with training and/or certification.

  • Solid understanding of fundamental technologies like DNS, Load Balancing, SSL, TCP/IP, networking and security best practices.

  • Experience analyzing and resolving performance, scalability and reliability issues.

  • Strong interpersonal and communications skills.

  • Understanding of Network & Switches, VPN, Direct Connect, Routing, Firewall.

  • Knowledge of Hybrid Cloud environment and strong scripting skills.

  • Experience of DevOps with AWS and good to have knowledge of tools like Jenkins, Maven, GitLab, etc.

  • Experience in monitoring and setting up alerting for Cloud components.

  • Strong analytical skills to solve problems.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

  • Preferred: DevOps certified solutions architect is a plus


Job Id: 33408