Cloud Site Reliability Engineer (Azure, Agile and DevOps) - Top Financial Firm in Nashville!

Cloud, Site Reliability, Azure, Agile, DevOps, development, operations, Azure Resource Manager, Monitor, Alerts, Security Centre, Azure Policy, RBAC, Java, C++, C#, sysadmin, security, automation, ARM Templating, Container Fabrics, Networking, Alerting, Monitoring, process orchestration, capacity management
Contract Independent, Contract W2, 2 Years
$80 - $100
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

A Top Financial Firm in Nashville is looking for a strong Cloud Site Reliability Engineer with heavy background in Azure, Agile and DevOps.

The role will require the successful candidate to:
  • Ensure production systems run reliably at all times, that availability, performance and business process SLAs are met or exceeded
  • Manage Cloud services that span storage, security, networking, and compute cloud capabilities
  • Spend 50% of time on operational activities and 50 % on improvements that deliver engineering solutions that improve instrumentation, ease of deployment, service orchestration and other aspects of production support reduce the burden of manual work involved as systems and user volumes scale
  • Take responsibility for all aspects of application production support, deployment and monitoring and develop tools to support these activities
  • Support mission critical applications and associated platforms, ensuring the highest levels of availability, security, performance and stability are maintained at all times
  • Design and build tools and solutions with a strong bias towards automating as many aspects of support as possible to reduce or eliminate trivial support activities
  • Ensure newly deployed systems / services can be integrated into the existing monitoring and management tools so that the performance of the service and deviations are easily anticipated and instrumented

The candidate should have:
  • A strong expertise in Microsoft Azure - your addition to our team is expected to "Raise the Bar" of our team's Azure capabilities
  • Significant development and operations / engineering experience with the ability to apply that knowledge in order to solve complex problems
  • Subject matter expertise of Azure Resource Manager, Monitor, Alerts, Security Centre, DevOps, Azure Policy, RBAC and application Source code such as Java/C++/C#
  • A blend of skills, including sysadmin, security, automation and the ability to code with a strong knowledge of OS and Application Source Code, Expert Level ARM Templating, Container Fabrics, Networking, Alerting and Monitoring
  • A complex understanding of each service across the full IT lifecycle and be ready to take requests for infrastructure services, applications and environments
  • Experience designing solutions (Monitoring / process orchestration / capacity management / deployment) that can scale and potentially be leveraged by other parts of the organisation
  • Hands on experience working in both Agile and DevOps development methodologies
  • Expect to demonstrate these capabilities through our selection process which will include technical tests, peer interviews and client interviews.

The candidate should be:
  • Confident in interacting with developers and deep diving into both Application and Infrastructure code
  • Willing to challenge the status quo and introduce new ideas that will remove or reduce manual effort in relation to operating large production systems at scale
  • Resolute, pragmatic, articulate and determined
  • Able to work to tight deadlines in high pressure environments
  • A skilled communicator, able to explain complex technical issues and resolution

If interested, please contact ( or call one of the team members direct at 973-784-4436.

Dice Id : 10340096
Position Id : 6068678
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