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Devops Engineer

Contact Government Services, LLC Saint Louis, MO

  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

As a DevOps engineer for CGS you will be the production readiness steward for the customer platform. You will accomplish this by closely partnering with developers to design, build, implement, and support technology services.  The DevOps engineer will ensure operational criteria such as system availability, capacity, performance, monitoring, self-healing, and deployment automation and implementation throughout the delivery process. You will play a key role in leading the DevOps team through tooling and advocating for change and standards throughout the development, quality, release, and production phases. 

Job Duties

  • Engage in and improve the whole lifecycle of services—from inception and design, through deployment, operation and refinement
  • Design, implement, and enhance our deployment automation based on Chef (DevOps) through writing Chef recipes/cookbooks as well as designing and implementing an overall Chef based release and deployment process  
  • Use Jenkins to orchestrate application release & integration with tools Sonar, Chef, Maven, Artifactory, etc. to build out the CI/CD pipeline
  • Support deployments of code into multiple lower environments  
  • Support current process needs with an emphasis on automation
  • Design and implement a GIT based code management strategy that will support multiple environment deployments in parallel  
  • Analyze ITSM activities of the platform and provide feedback loop to development teams on operational gaps or resiliency concerns
  • Support services before they go live through activities such as system design consulting, capacity planning and launch reviews
  • Maintain services once they are live by measuring and monitoring availability, latency and overall system health
  • Support the application CI/CD pipeline for promoting software into higher environments through validation and operational gating, and lead efforts for automation and best practices
  • Take a holistic approach to problem solving by connecting the dots during a production event thru the various technology stack that makes up the platform
  • Work with  team members spread across tech hubs in multiple geographies and time zones
  • Debug and optimize code and automate routine tasks

Education/Work Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 5+ years of experience in industry standard CI/CD tools like Git/BitBucket, Jenkins, Maven, Artifactory, Groovy and Chef. 
  • 3+ years of experience designing and implementing an effective and efficient CI/CD flow that gets code from dev to prod environments with high quality and minimal manual effort is required
  • 5+ years of experience in extensive hands-on experience in cloud based architecture (Preferably in Azure and PCF)
  • In-depth experience with Java, J2EE, WebServices (SOAP/REST), Spring/Spring Boot and Hibernate skills
  • Experience with algorithms, data structures, scripting, pipeline management, and software design
  • Experience in dealing with difficult situations and making decisions with a sense of urgency is needed
  • Experience in Splunk, Dyntrace, Docker, Kubernetes is a plus
  • Experience in Agile Development Environment

Some Benefits of the Position Include

  • Health, Dental, and Vision
  • Life Insurance
  • 401k
  • Flexible Spending Account (Health, Dependent Care, and Commuter)
  • Paid Time Off and Observance of State/Federal Holidays

This is a job post for a position with CGS. We are a small business driven by providing our clients the most exceptional service in the sector. In order to give our clients, the best service we need to have the right team of motivated individuals to provide that service to them.

Our staff core values are as follows:

Honesty through hard work and self-awareness, professionalism in all we do, and to deliver the best quality to our consumers mending those relations for years to come.

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Saint Louis, MO
63105 USA



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