Senior Devops Engineer

Hartford, CT

Posted: 06/22/2022 Employment Type: Contract Industry: Technology Job Number: 11963

Job Description


Job Title: Senior Devops Engineer

Location: REMOTE

Duration: 12 months

**Candidates must be able to work on our W2

Candidates for this position must have at least 5 years’ experience in developing automated pipelines on the Mainframe within a delivery team, as well as worked on a DevOps team that supported a set of engineers.  The candidate understands the importance of quality and responsiveness in meeting customer expectations.  Success in this position requires you to be a self-motivated team player and an open-minded contributor who can help the team reach it its larger goals.

 

Responsibilities:
  • Support CI/CD tools integration/ operations/ change management and maintenance.
  • Enhance and/or build standards and guidelines for internal users to use Jenkins pipelines effectively.
  • Direct interaction with internal IT community to answer questions on the best use of the product
  • Ownership of custom DevOps tools internally built to drive a reduction in time to market.
  • Through a hands-on approach, conduct software engineering code reviews and deliver innovative software tools, technologies, and application frameworks. 
  • Maintain deep levels of involvement in the implementation process.
  • Ask questions, take risks and champion new ideas.
  • Business oriented and able to communicate to internal engineering customers as well as leadership
  • Ensure adherence to existing DevOps enterprise direction and architectural strategies.
  • Function as a hands-on member of the DevOps teams - guiding & mentoring team to design, document, develop, test, deploy and maintain products and solutions.
  • Own, support and maintain Enterprise Jenkins instances used across a large organization on Kubernetes-based infrastructure.

Education/Requirements:
  • 2+ years working on an Enterprise / Shared Service DevOps team.
  • Bachelors of Science in Computer Science or related discipline.
  • 5+ years of experience in Software Development and Best Practices.
  • Significant experience with Jenkins automated build pipelines and shared libraries.
  • Experience with designing, building and maintaining kubernetes-based shared services platforms on Cloud-native infrastructure (Openshift, EKS, etc.).
  • Experience with AWS tools and services like EKS, EC2, Lambdas, etc.
  • Comfortable following versioning and release strategies with Git.
  • Familiarity with infrastructure automation tools (such as Ansible or Terraform).
  • Familiarity with build tools (such as Maven, Gradle or Please).
  • Knowledge of scripting languages like Python, Bash, Groovy a plus.
  • Knowledge of deployment tools like ArgoCD a plus.

 

Benefits include Medical and Dental Insurance, 401(k), Employee Service Center, Referral Bonuses, Loyalty and Longevity Bonuses, and Plum Benefits.

To be considered for this position you need to have the ability to work in a very fast paced environment and be a quick learner. Excellent communication skills are essential in this role.   

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Callahan O'Meara

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