Updated 30+ days ago

Senior DevOps Engineer

Herndon, VA 20170
We are seeking a motivated and customer-oriented Senior DevOps Engineer to join our team in the Baltimore-Washington Metro Area in support of our Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) client. An ideal candidate will work with agile teams in a complex enterprise software development environment. Essential Duties and Responsibilities Help to create a bridge between development and operations by applying a software engineering mindset Partner with developers to apply best practices to ensure full working test, training and production environments using loggingmonitoring tools Work closely with the customer, network, and software engineering teams to resolve outages and implement changes to avoid future issues Design, build and maintain CICD, testing, and operations infrastructure Develop custom tools and automation through programming and scripting Pro-actively identify areas to drive automation across platforms Develop innovation strategies, processes, automation, fail-over experience Design and setup of new large cloud clusters Provide support to implement ChangeService Requests per application needs Work Experience 7-10 years of experience in the related field Experience in building and setting up of infrastructure in AWS cloud Hands-on experience with building and managing release systems, code merging promotion, and CICD workflows tools. Experience in managing AWS services like EC2, ECS, ECR, NLB, ALB, RDS, S3, Cloud monitoring services, VPC and other network layers. Experience with monitoring and log aggregating frameworks Experience in migration of applications from on premises to cloud. Knowledge of OO programming and concepts (Java, C++, C, Python) Experience in configuration management technologies such as Chef, Puppet or Ansible. Experience with AWS or another cloud PaaS provider. Solid understanding of configuration, deployment, management and maintenance of large cloud-hosted systems including auto-scaling, monitoring, performance tuning, troubleshooting and disaster recovery. Proficiency with source control, continuous integration, and testing pipelines. Experience with Containers and orchestration services like Kubernetes, Docker etc. Understand cloud security and best practices. Job Skills Knowledge of Health Systems for federal contracting experience desired Enthusiastic, proactive, positive attitude with great listening skills and high integrity Excellent organizational skills, strong attention to detail Ability to think and act strategically and proactively Able to work under pressure (at times) and to be extremely flexible under changing priorities Able to find innovative ways to solve problems Education Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field required Certificates, Licenses and Registrations AWS or DevOps certifications preferred Communication Skills Solid ability to interface, inspire and motivate at various levels of the organization. Ability to convey technical information to non-technical individuals. Demonstrated experience communicating effectively across internal and external organizations. Excellent written and oral communication skills Location Mostly remote OR Unissant HQ in Herndon, VA
Posting ID: 634093085Posted: 2021-06-22Job Title: Senior Devops Engineer