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Senior DevOps Engineer
Ref No.: 18-03402
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Direct Placement
Pay Rate : $ 140,000.00 - 150,000.00 /Year
Senior DevOps Engineer
  • Build continuous integration, continuous delivery, and continuous deployment automation tools; establish DevOps best practices that will support growth of software-as-a-service capabilities
  • Participate as a technical expert, with the engineering team, in the deployment and management of software releases and updates
  • Perform installation and maintenance of enterprise Linux and Windows Servers and network systems
  • Develop and maintain security, backup, and redundancy strategies.
  • Develop and document technical policies and procedures as needed
  • Performance and network tuning
  • Demonstrate strong technical leadership, communication, and analytical skills with thorough understanding of product development and successful problem definition, decomposition, estimation and resolution
  • Follow and enforce the patch management and other policies
  • Be metrics focused in driving closure to incidents and report on progress towards managing the DevOps queue; perform triage of all open issues and ensure prioritization and allocation of resources
  • Proactively ensure the highest levels of systems and infrastructure availability (99.9% SLA)
  • Candidates should have a desire to work for a mission-based organization with a strong emphasis on both providing exceptional customer service and our core values: Truthful at all times; Helpful to teammates, clients, and customers; Present, committed & engaged to their teams and work; and Driven to be courageous to make an impact in everything they do.
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related degree
  • Hands-on, collaborative and accountability-focused approach to software deployments
  • 10+ years' experience in systems administration or DevOps focused role
  • Significant experience with: Linux/ Unix Operating systems & one or more scripting languages (e.g. bash, perl, python); working with Jenkins (including plugins) or other build automation tools; one or more of the following: Git, Mercury or SVN; automation & scripting using Chef, Puppet, Jenkins, Bash, CFEngine, etc on Linux/*nix
  • Experience with Kubernetes and PaaS like Cloud Foundry, Dokku and Mesos
  • Experience with cloud based technologies.