DevOps Engineer (Kubernetes, Docker, AWS, GCP) *** Direct client 90-120/hr (150-200K) ***

Docker, DevOps, Kubernetes, Nagios, Git, Amazon EC2, Amazon Web Services, Ubuntu, Infrastructure
Contract W2, Contract Independent, Contract Corp-To-Corp, 12 Months
$90 - $120
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description


  • Design and develop the build, release, and deploy toolchain for DevOps
  • Setup, manage and maintain parity across dev, staging and production application environments in cloud infrastructure
  • Provide release cadence across multiple environments
  • Prototype and develop cloud native architecture solutions for application needs
  • Design and implement monitoring infrastructure development


  • Bachelor s degree in Computer Science, Science, Engineering or a related field, and a minimum of 8 years of experience in Software Reliability Engineering/Systems Engineering/DevOps role is required; or equivalent combination of education and experience to perform at this level
  • Strong ability to architect development toolchains and cloud infrastructure
  • Strong knowledge of Linux systems and internals (Ubuntu preferred)
  • Experience in creating software to automate production systems with one of the following languages: python, ruby, java, go, etc. Python/Ruby experience is preferred
  • Strong working knowledge of AWS Cloud infrastructure (EC2, RDS, VPC peering, Route53, S3, Autoscaling) or hybrid environments (OpenStack)
  • Experience with container technology including Kubernetes and Docker
  • Good understanding of networking and related protocols; must have a strong understanding of fundamentals (HTTP, DNS, TLS)
  • Proficiency with source control, continuous integration (eg: git, jenkins)
  • Demonstrate experience troubleshooting problems and working with a team to resolve web scale production issues
  • Strong experience with configuration management, monitoring and systems tools (ie: Salt, Ansible, Nagios, Graphite, Fluentd, etc.). Ansible is preferred
  • Good understanding of Mysql, Postgres databases
  • Experience working with cloud-based technologies (CloudFlare CDN, Qualys WAS is highly desirable
  • Drive to build robust automated logging, monitoring, and alerting systems with tools such as SumoLogic, CloudWatch, AppDynamics
  • Exposure to messaging pub/sub systems (eg: RabbitMQ, Active-MQ, Kinesis, Kafka etc.)
  • Troubleshooting critical development systems (Build failures, critical web services)
  • Experience with Release Management processes and controls

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with Linux package management tools eg: rpm, deb & fpm etc.
  • Exposure to Security technologies related to perimeter security, web application scanning and firewall systems
  • Additionally, a working knowledge on one of distributed systems technologies (eg: Hadoop, HBase, Cassandra, Zookeeper, Consul, etc.)
  • Familiarity with NoSQL technologies eg: redis, dynamodb
  • Experience with sensitive software products such as medical, financial, human safety, high security

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Santa Clara, CA, 95050

Dice Id : 10126850
Position Id : SSF-K8
Originally Posted : 2 months ago
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