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Senior DevOps Engineer

HonorVet Technologies Pleasanton, CA

  • Posted: 17 days ago
  • $90 to $100 Hourly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: medical, 401k,
Job Description

The Senior DevOps Engineer will act as a primary technical principal resource for AWS Cloud System Administration work in the DevOps team and is responsible for provisioning, installation, configuration, maintenance, operations, and architecture of AWS cloud environments. The candidate will work within a team in implementing and maintaining AWS cloud infrastructure. Looking for a candidate with exceptional AWS Cloud and DevOps skills and should have extensive knowledge and experience in implementing and using AWS suite of services and Marketplace tools. Most importantly, the right individual will possess a positive, “can-do” attitude and a passion for delivering technical solutions in a fast-paced environment.


Technical Knowledge and Skills:

·         6+ years of overall IT experience

·         4+ years of AWS Cloud management experience with below skill set

·         AWS Certified DevOps and / or Solution Architect certification

·         Excellent knowledge of Linux systems, and Windows systems

·         Experience in AWS provisioning, operations, and management of AWS environments

·         Experience with AWS solutions using AWS services

·         Knowledge of IaC (Infrastructure as code)

·         Extensive experience in Cloud Formation scripting and deployment

·         Experience in blue-green deployment

·         Experience setting up alerts / alarms / notifications in AWS cloud

·         Experience setting up / maintaining multi AZ infrastructure including HA and DR in AWS.

·         Experience in supporting a Hybrid cloud environment

·         Experience with JSON and Yaml scripting

·         Experience with code repositories SVN, Azure DevOps Server 2019 (Azure Repos)

·         Experience with continuous integration tools Jenkins, Azure Pipelines

·         Experience with Ansible

·         Experience with Powershell Scripting

·         Experience with Linux Shells

·         Experience with Python scripting

·         Strong grasp on configuration management

·         High-level understanding of networking standard protocols and components such as: HTTP, DNS, TCP/IP, ICMP, the OSI Model, Subnetting and Load Balancing

·         Experience with Application Security Testing tools a plus

·         Strong scripting skills in wsadmin, Jacl, Jython, Shell, PowerShell, and VB Script 

·         Understanding of basic SQL, PL/SQL, and T-SQL commands

·         Experience with Kafka, Docker, Container Orchestration Engine such as Kubernetes is a plus

·         Experience with build automation and deployment tools such as Jenkins a strong plus

·         Strong troubleshooting and analysis skills

·         Willing and capable of mentoring others and leading by example.

·         Thorough knowledge of managing Windows 2016 Operating Systems in virtualized environment

·         Thorough understanding of and experience with managing web applications in a highly available environment

·         Strong background in networking, load balancing, and firewalls

·         Experience in Software development is a plus

·         Minimum of 3 years of Windows system administration experience with Windows Server 2016 and deep knowledge of OS Upgrade and migration

·         Familiarity with deploying and configuring Java and .Net applications.

·         Experience with system automation and deployment tools such as Ansible, Chef and Puppet.

·         Knowledge of virtualization technologies such as Amazon AWS, OpenStack, VMware, Xen and/or KVM



Preferred Skills:


·         Passion for AWS cloud architecture, provisioning, monitoring, and maintenance management

·         Passion for improving software development processes and desires to automate any repetitive work you ever do. Familiarity with configuration management

·         Enthusiasm for working closely with developers to understand ops requirements

·         Experience with large project rollouts at an enterprise level

·         Detailed knowledge of Windows 2016 operating systems and tools

·         Good knowledge of SCM (software configuration management)

·         Working knowledge of web services, web application development, Oracle database Server, multi-tier application systems

·         Good knowledge of software configuration, source control, and build engineering, scripting and system administration is required

·         Database management expertise: MS SQL Server, Oracle

·         Strong troubleshooting and problem solving skills, including application and network-level troubleshooting ability

·         Knowledge/experience with troubleshooting installing and configuring SSL certificates

·         Understanding of TCP/IP, UDP, IP ROUTING, SSH/SFTP/SCP, DNS, FTP, SMTP


Professional Skills:


  • Ability to think and operate as a team player
  • Proven track record of project delivery results
  • Extremely strong interpersonal and communication skills (written and verbal) with the ability to assess and clearly communicate technical and project risk
  • Ability to act as a consultant and provide recommendations to the IT / Design Team
  • Ability to operate as independently or as part of collaborative effort
  • Demonstrate strong project leadership and ability to develop strong working relationships with State Fund technical personnel
  • The candidate must be able to learn quickly, work in a fast-paced, team-driven environment and have the ability to communicate well with technical and non-technical personnel
  • Willing to work after hours and weekends (as needed) in order to deploy product releases in predefined, maintenance windows
  • Must be able to multi-task, manage details and keep sight of overall objectives

Qualifications and Certifications:


BS degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience

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