DevOps Engineer

SRE, Apache, Nginx, Tomcat, Node, HAProxy, docker, RabbitMQ, Redis, ElasticSearch or Varnish, Amazon ECS or Kubernetes, DNS, HTTP, AWS ELBs/ALBs.
Contract Corp-To-Corp, Contract Independent, Contract W2, 12 Months
Depends On Experience
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description


Solution IT Inc. is looking for a DevOps Engineer for one of its clients  at Los Angeles, CA


Job Title   

DevOps Engineer


  • The Senior SRE must be prepared to work in an extremely collaborative and high-energy environment.
  • Leading project/planning efforts, architectural design, attending meetings w/ various teams.
  • Implementing, Tuning, Automating systems and applications
  • Systems Administration and Application Support – Level 2 & 3 Maintenance and Support

Required Skills

  •  7+ Years experience  in web technologies: Apache, Nginx, Tomcat, Node, HAProxy, including being able to perform setup, configuration, and deep dive troubleshooting, tuning and debugging.
  • Recognized as a subject matter expert on at least one queuing and caching technology: RabbitMQ , Redis, ElasticSearch or Varnish
  •  Expertise in docker and one or more schedulers such as Amazon ECS or Kubernetes
  • Able to implement existing base standards for new systems and/or applications with mentoring for all of the following:
  • Application monitoring and instrumentation with Data Dog, New Relic or similar
  • Resiliency and performance
  • Able to diagnose simple to complex system problems.
  • Expert in internet technologies and network protocols, including DNS, HTTP, basic load balancing configurations using ELBs/ALBs.
  • Understand application design and dependencies for the sites the team supports.
  • Has expertise in AWS ELBs/ALBs.
  • Recognized as a subject matter expert on Linux performance tuning, monitoring, and troubleshooting.
  • Advanced skills to author tools and automation with Chef or Puppet. Must be proficient in at least one programming language such as Python, Ruby, Java or Golang and able to build unit test suites for all software being developed.
  •  Experience supporting NoSQL, Triple Stores, Graph databases is a plus
  •  Able to author test plans for use by peers and junior SE’s.
  • Able to perform and provide in depth analysis on load test runs against a moderately complex system.
  • Demonstrates exceptional troubleshooting methodology, including the ability to author and instruct new methodologies to the SE team.
  • Demonstrate ability to independently triage moderately complex incidents.
  • Independently resolve moderately to highly complex system and application incidents.
  • Able to identify and propose system and application fixes for performance bottlenecks.
  • Able to transition in role or handle a significant modification to workflow or technology with minimal ramp-up time and with very little guidance. Communication and Leadership Requirements
  • Communication of ideas and solutions in a clear and organized manner
  • Clear and effective presentations to groups of people.
  • Effective project management and planning on large-scale projects (familiarity with agile/scrum project management a plus).
  • Ability to design and deliver training to other staff
  • The role stated above typically requires a person with a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or Engineering, Computer Information Systems or Information Technology, Engineering or its equivalent with relevant work experience.

  • Excellent analysis and communication skills. 

Work Site: 

Los Angeles, CA  


12 Months

Expected Start Date:  

Immediate- 1 week

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About Solution IT

Solution IT is a national IT consulting company specializing in: Technology Staffing and Oracle E-Business Solutions based in Boston, Massachusetts.



Recruiting Team


Work: 781-503-1700



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Position Id : Devops_CA
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