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Automation Engineer (DevOps)
Ref No.: 17-09338
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 10/03/2017
Title: DevOps Automation Engineer
Duration: Permanent
Location: NYC
Salary: Competitive

Start Date: ASAP
Process: PS, F2F

My client in the Digital Media space is in searching of DevOps/Automation Engineers who will be, deploying code using CD and managing operations as they build out their new platform. The ideal candidate will have advanced experience writing automation tests, setting up automation tests from scratch for new micro-services, and automating manual tasks in the deployment pipeline.

  • Work closely with development teams to architect and implement applications in a secure and highly available manner
  • Define automated testing strategies and evangelize them to DevOps and Engineering teams
  • Develop and maintain infrastructure via automation
  • Continued support and uptime of an API-driven, SOA-powered publishing platform/CMS and high-traffic public websites
  • Troubleshoot and identify root cause of issues in a complex environment

  • Minimum 2 years professional experience deploying and supporting high traffic, scalable web applications/services
  • Minimum 2 years working with Selenium, or another javascript testing wrapper that sits on top of Selenium
  • Experience with Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment best practices and technologies (Jenkins, Travis, etc.)
  • Experience creating automation using AWS SDKs in Python, Go or similar
  • Experience with Docker and container orchestration

Desired Skills
  • Experience leading a team of automation engineers and/or driving feature development for automation team
  • Experience with Kubernetes a huge plus
  • Self- starter who is excited about technology
  • Team player who wants to both teach others and learn from others
  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering, Mathematics, or Computer Science

If interested and qualified please send your most up to date resume in word format to

Vanessa Perez