Job ID: 43482

DevOps Engineer
Our client is hiring a DevOps Engineer for their Product Engineering team in Portland, Oregon. The team is a high-functioning team of creative, collaborative, motivated, and professional individuals driven by the singular mission of helping all kids learn. DevOps engineers configure, deploy, monitor and triage applications in co-located data centers. Additionally, DevOps help shepherd best practices, evangelize CI/CD, and automate all of the things.

DevOps Engineer Responsibilities
Manage, configure, patch and maintain a fleet of 2,500+ CentOS 6/7 VMs across three co-located data centers.
Automate system processes and develop tooling for easing administration burden.
Implement security best practices across Linux VMs, third-party software, and AWS services.
Participate in software development processes to support regular software releases.
Participate in the evaluation, selection and deployment of new technologies and tools.
Work with colleagues to optimize overall system performance.
Perform system audits, document findings, and publish recommendations.
Participate in a 24x7 on-call rotation for production applications.

DevOps Engineer Qualifications
2+ years of experience writing and supporting Puppet code.
2+ years of experience administrating, configuring, and maintaining Linux systems.
1+ years of experience supporting CI/CD pipelines in Jenkins.
Expert-level proficiency with one of the following programming languages: Ruby, Python, Golang.
Experience writing automation to interact with REST APIs.
High-level understanding of web application and microservice architecture (CDNs, LBs, Message Queueing, HA).
Experience participating in a 24/7 on-call rotation.

Experience working with Postgres and MySQL.
Experience working with MongoDB.
Experience with Sensu, Prometheus, Nagios, and PagerDuty.
Experience with ELK stack (Filebeat, LogStash, Elastisearch).
Experience with Foreman, VMWare ESXI, vCenter.

Benefits are available to eligible VanderHouwen contractors and include coverage for medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short and long term disability, and matching 401k.

About VanderHouwen
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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