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DevOps Automation Specialist
Ref No.: 17-09485
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 10/03/2017
Title: DevOps Automation Engineer
Duration: Full Time / Perm
Location: New York City
Salary: Competitive
Industry: Media


My client is hiring DevOps/Automation Engineer to help their organization solve problems, deploy code using CD and manage operations as they build out our new platform. The ideal candidate has advanced experience writing automation tests, setting up automation tests from scratch for new micro-services, and automating the 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, qualified, and available – please email your most recent resume to Michael Meade at

I look forward to speaking with you!

Talk soon,
Michael Meade