Sr. Dev Ops Engineer

.NEt, API, Web applications, Web development
Full Time
Depends on Experience
Work from home available

Job Description

Sr. Dev Ops Engineer - 21921Q5
Contract to Hire Opportunity in Tigard, Oregon 
(The job is remote during covid then onsite in Tigard, OR)
 
 
Job Summary

Our client is looking for a talented Sr. DevOps Software Engineer to lead our DevOps function and drive defining and implementing the corporate DevOps strategy and toolset. The successful candidate will be responsible for software build and deployment across multiple environments as well as the operation of our hosted production environment in partnership with our IT director and Cloud provider.

The candidate will own automating operational processes including building and maintaining deployment tools, monitoring and maintaining all production systems. The candidate will partner with the software engineering team to ensure that our applications can be deployed efficiently and operated at scale.
Essential Duties / Responsibilities
  • Own software deployment into our cloud Production and Pre-Production environments
  • Responsible for the optimization and scaling of our Cloud platform.
  • Employ SaaS best practices, and work closely with IT leadership to manage uptime
  • Develop and follow operational best practices for tools and automation development including: Style guides, versioning practices, source control, branching and merging patterns, continuous integration and release, and Infrastructure as Code
  • Participate on on-call support of a 24x7 production environment
  • Evaluate, build and deploy tools to enhance the deployment framework
  • Lead development of technical processes across engineering teams to improve delivery, availability, and production readiness of platform and applications
  • Responsible for the development and prioritization of DevOps goals and SLA’s for availability, scalability and resiliency
  • Help develop strategies for zero down time deployments and patching
  • Work with development teams to identify bottlenecks and opportunities for improvement in the deployment and build processes
  • Practice and mentor other engineers in continuous improvement, identifying and remediating manual actions and processes
  • Help troubleshoot production issues and work with the team to address root cause to minimize the chance of a second occurrence
  • Find opportunities to further automate as part of the problem management process, creating automation to avoid issues
 
Competencies/Qualifications
  • 7 years software engineering experience with a minimum of 4 years in DevOps, and 2 years in a senior role
  • Experience developing, delivering and operating modern cloud platforms / large scale distributed systems
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience with Microsoft’s Azure Cloud infrastructure including configuration, deployment and scaling
  • Experience with CI/CD tools and processes
  • Experience with Azure Resource Groups, Resource Manager (ARM), and CLI Experience deploying and managing mobile applications in the Apple and Google App Stores is a plus
  • Experience working in an Agile development environment; Azure DevOps and Pipelines experience a plus
  • Automation background in multiple scripting languages such as Python, PowerShell, and JavaScript
  • Experience working with revision control systems including Git
  • Experience with production performance monitoring systems and alerting apps
  • Experience creating dashboards using PowerBI or similar tools a plus
  • Knowledge of basic security permissions/roles and Microsoft Active Directory
  • Production experience with containers, container runtimes, and/or serverless technologies
  • Knowledge of relational databases, such SQL is a plus
Personal Attributes
  • Desire to learn and continually improve self and others through knowledge sharing
  • Experience working in a matrix organization in a role that influences change through leadership
  • A clear willingness to document requirements and specifications
Dice Id : 10492968
Position Id : 6524551
Originally Posted : 10 months ago
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