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Our client is looking for a DevOps Engineer who can realize our strategy for continuous integration, automated infrastructure, deployment, and monitoring. Work to migrate our existing infrastructure to that vision and support our project and product engineering teams in a wide range of varying deployments. Monitor our production systems for reliability and security issues, report and follow up on any issue detected. This role is located in Portland, OR, but also open to their office in New York, NY.
Responsibilities of the DevOPs Engineer
Install, configure, maintain and automate Linux and serverless environments in different geographies via various configuration management and/or orchestration tools.
Enhance the continuous integration and deployment systems to support regular software releases.
Manage, monitor, and assist in troubleshooting production systems.
Evaluate, select, and deploy of new technologies and tools.
Work with project management and product engineering to determine the parameters and priorities for system deployments.
Work with product engineering to optimize overall system performance.
Perform system audits, document findings, and publish recommendations.
Follow best security practices for system administration, management, and deployment.
Qualifications of the DevOps Engineer
BS in science engineering or other technical discipline; equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered in lieu of a degree.
5+ years related experience of Linux system admin experience.
Experience with CI/CD processes and methods.
Experience in automating large scale Linux environments utilizing one or more of the following: Ruby, Perl, Bash, or Python.
Experience with configuration management tools: Ansible, Puppet, or Chef.
Experience with infrastructure automation tools: CloudFormation or Terraform.
Expert-level understanding of virtualization and container (Docker, ECS, Kubernetes) technology.
Experience with cloud platforms (AWS strongly preferred).
Excellent knowledge of software engineering best practices (e.g. Agile software development, test-driven development, unit testing, code reviews, design documentation, etc.
Experience with database infrastructure and access in a Distributed Cloud or containerized environments preferred.
Familiarity with git and the git rebase workflow.
Ability to work well with a distributed team.
Excellent written; presentation writing and verbal communication skills.
History of working in startups or other fast-paced environment.
Experience with serverless architectures.
Experience with GraphQL.
Experience contributing meaningfully to one or more Open Source projects.
Experience working with time-series datasets.
Familiarity with Blockchain and Smart Contract concepts.
Benefits are available to eligible VanderHouwen contractors and include coverage for medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short and long term disability, and matching 401k.
VanderHouwen is an award-winning, Women-Owned, WBENC certified professional staffing firm. Founded in 1987, VanderHouwen has been successfully placing experienced professionals throughout the Pacific Northwest and nationwide. Our recruitment teams are highly specialized in either Technology and IT, Engineering, or Accounting and Finance career markets. Our recruiters value building meaningful, professional relationships with each candidate as well as developing honed knowledge of companies' staffing needs and workplaces. Partner with us to land your next exciting career.
VanderHouwen is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify. VanderHouwen does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable local, state or federal civil rights laws.
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