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Sr. System Engineer
Ref No.: 18-01230
Location: Dallas, Texas
Position Type:Contract
Shift Comments:8a-5p
Job Category:Engineering
Benefits:Medical Insurance
Hiring a Contract Sr. Systems Engineer
Duration:  6 Month assignment
Client Location:  Dallas, TX
Work Schedule:  Monday - Friday / 40 Hours Weekly
Pay Rate:  $50 Hourly
Benefits: ACA Compliant Medical Insurance

Development of lifecycle of services from inception and development, through deployment, operation and enhancement. Create, maintain and optimize automated build and deployment pipelines. Proactively investigate new opportunities for automation across Agile and Hybrid teams. Setting realistic resource forecasts through system modeling Implement new tooling to support the SDLC. Perform Release Management function including scheduling, and providing risk and impact analysis. Responsible for ensuring the overall security Troubleshoot and resolve application and middleware issues. Monitor industry trends and keep abreast of new tools and technologies. Develop and automate standard operating procedures around common failure scenarios. Create/maintain documentation of application environments workflows and procedures. Build monitoring and configuration management tools and dashboards

Note - this is for a devops position. Great team player and genuinely believes in solving challenges as a team. Someone who believes in exploring alternatives and quickly prototyping to validate hypothetical architectures or solutions. Must have strong AWS technologies experience. Strong experience with Cloud Formation and configuration management systems such as Puppet or Chef or Ansible. A deep understanding and familiarity with: - Linux - Web/Application servers - Apache, Nginx, etc. Monitoring and logging systems - Virtualization and Containers (Docker, ECS). Networking knowledge - Firewalls, VPNs, proxies & Load balancers Experience with Python, shell or other scripting language. Experience with Continuous Integration practices and tools such as TFS, Jenkins Intermediate to advanced knowledge of Git. Experience deploying high availability systems and software. Experience troubleshooting distributed applications. 5+ years working in Engineering, DevOps, Site Reliability Engineering, or similar capacity managing SaaS/PaaS environments

To Apply for immediate consideration please send resume to Michael Estaris at and reference job #18-01230 the Subject Line and indicate the best times to contact you (please include nights and weekends if needed).
**Candidates must complete background and drug screenings before starting any assignment.
On-Board Services provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.