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DevOps Engineer
Ref No.: 18-02794
Location: Herndon, Virginia
Position Type:Contract to Hire
Pay Rate : $ 70.00 - 95.00 /Hour
Our client is looking for a DevOps engineer to help lead development of a cutting edge CI/CD pipeline infrastructure running in AWS from concept to production, using the latest technologies/tools and techniques.

  • Enable and maintain a self-service infrastructure provisioning and build, bundle, test and deploy for production and development
  • Foster a collaborative and communicative environment with the engineering team to increase productivity, site/platform reliability of operations, quality, scalability and security through small batch updates, automation, monitoring, Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment (Continuous Flow)
  • 5+ years' experience in any or several of the following areas:
    • Software programming
    • Shell scripting
    • Network architecture
    • Infrastructure architecture
    • System administration
    • Information security
  • Ability to work effectively in a team/collaborative environment
  • Constantly interested in decreasing time to market, increasing quality, and looking for new/better ways to do things
  • Additional knowledge or depth of experience in the following areas a plus:
    • Strong practical Linux and Windows-based systems administration skills in a Cloud or Virtualized environment.
    • Experience building sophisticated and highly automated infrastructure.
    • Prior success in automating a real-world production environment.
    • Experience with seamless/automated build scripts used for release management across all environments.
    • Understanding and experience with code deployment (tagging).
    • Experience with Chef, Puppet, Salt, or Ansible in production environments.
    • Familiarity with AWS.
    • Strong scripting skills, i.e., Powershell, Python, Bash, Ruby, Perl, etc.
    • Knowledge of IP networking, VPN's, DNS, load balancing and firewalling.
    • Familiarity with any monitoring tools like Nagios, Incinga, SiteScope, etc.
    • Experience with revision control source code repositories (Git, SVN, Mercurial, Perforce).
    • Management of continuous integration servers like Jenkins, Bamboo and TeamCity.
    • Experience with automated testing tools (ie. Selenium, JMeter).
    • Understanding of Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA and REST).