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Solution Architect (DevOps - Terraform)
Ref No.: 18-04346
Location: Plano, Texas
*No 3rd parties can be accepted here, sorry*

Our client is a Premier Amazon Web Services Consulting Partner and Microsoft Gold partner. We are currently seeking an experienced Solutions Architect with a strong background in software development, operations and infrastructure automation to join our expanding Cloud Services business unit and work with some of the best Cloud Architects and Cloud Engineers in the market.  A successful candidate will bring depth of experience in the software development - with a proven ability to apply that knowledge to infrastructure provisioning and automation requirements.  An ideal candidate will have hands-on experience working with Terraform.  They must also have a working knowledge of continuous integration models, be able to work directly with customers and customer teams, and exhibit an overall willingness to contribute to the team.  They will take on any task or project - big or small - to efficiently and effectively complete their deliverables.

Required Skills
  • Ability to work within a delivery-centric professional services team
  • Ability to clearly and effectively work and communicate with other team members, management and with customers
  • Ability to engage with the client and senior team members through discovery, analysis and planning activities
  • Ability to translate business objectives into technical requirements
  • Ability to develop and implement code lifecycle tools and deployment pipelines
  • Strong knowledge of foundational infrastructure components and network security across AWS and/or Azure cloud platforms
  • Hands-on experience automating Production-ready infrastructure and solutions with Terraform or similar - e.g.: Chef, Puppet, Ansible
  • Hands-on scripting knowledge and experience - e.g.: Python, Perl, BASH, PowerShell
  • Hands-on experience with continuous integration services and supporting development tools - e.g.: CodePipeline, Jenkins, Maven, TeamCity, GoCD, Git
  • Hands-on experience writing CloudFormation templates and JSON/YML
  • Hands-on development experience creating RESTful services and leveraging APIs
  • Familiarity with translating customer workloads into micro-service driven architectures
  • Proven ability to support Production readiness activities
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to produce clean, high-quality technical documentation

Required Experience
  • 2+ years working or consulting directly on customer-facing project engagements
  • 2+ years working in a development-centric role
  • 2+ years of experience with one or more continuous integration tools
  • Hands-on experience with Terraform
  • Bachelor's Degree required or additional 4 years of relevant Information Technology experience accepted in lieu of degree
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