Software Guidance Assistance, Inc., (SGA), is searching for aGhost DevOps Engineerfor a RIGHT TO HIRE assignment with one of our premier Information Technologyclients in Ashburn, VA. Our client is looking for candidates with a strong background in software development and networking experience to support automation of Ghost deployments. The DevOps engineer's primary responsibilities will be the development of Ansible and Python scripts used for automation of deployments. Other responsibilities include administration and management of existing infrastructures, and the design and implementation of cloud-based automated deployment scripts. This position offers an excellent opportunity to grow with a dynamic team of developers. Responsibilities Develop, enhance and maintain existing Ansible deployment scripts, while adhering to application installation and configuration requirements Proactively work with application developers to determine application installation and deployment requirements, and ensure they are satisfied in a variety of environments and deployment configurations. Maintain andor enhance existing CICD pipelines to improve development team productivity Administer and maintain existing internal software development infrastructure Administer and manage existing infrastructures such as Gitlab and build server Be able to quickly ramp up on and assess technologies used in the application or to simplify deployment automation and monitoring Review deployment architectures and provide feedback on best practices and improvements on efficiency and cost Required Skills A degree in Computer Science or other related degree (additional 6 years of experience in lieu of degree) At least six years of professional experience in software development, with two of thoseyears working on DevOps work (automation of application deployment) Proficient with Ansible, Python and AWS technologies (i.e. VPC, EC2, EIP etc) Proficient with software installation and configuration on Linux, Windows Server OSes Proficient in Shell, Bash and various scripting libraries Possess a strong development background, understands software design and development best practices, and source code maintenance pratices such as versioning, branching and tagging Strong understanding of networking concepts, such as subnetting, routing, public vs private networks, hands on experience setting up various forms of networks a plus Experience with automation and deployment of network centric products and solutions a plus Experience building enterprise deployments on AWS or Azure a plus Experience with automated creation of Cloud resources using tools such as CloudFormation, SDKs, CLI a plus SGA is a Certified Women's Business Enterprise (WBE) celebrating over thirty years of service to our national client base for both permanent placement and consulting opportunities. For consulting positions, we offer a variety of benefit options including but not limited to health dental insurance, paid vacation, timely payment via direct deposit. SGA accepts transfers of H1 sponsorship for most contracting roles. We are unable to sponsor for Right-to-Hire, Fulltime, or Government roles. All parties authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply for all roles. Only those authorized to work for government entities will be considered for government roles. Please inquire about our referral program if you would like to submit a candidate for any of our open or future job opportunities. SGA is an EEO employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status. To view all of our available job postings andor to learn more about SGA please visit us online at www.sgainc.com httpwww.sgainc.com .
Posting ID: 596177545Posted: 2021-01-04