US Tech Solutions is seeking a Sr Cloud/Devops Engineer for a 12+ Months with a client in Herndon, VA .
PURPOSE of POSITION:
The DevOps Engineer, Senior is a hands-on DevOps engineering role leveraging AWS and other cloud technologies to deliver Infrastructure as Code in a mixed Linux and Windows cloud environment.
The DevOps Engineer, Senior works within a Hybrid Cloud to effectively harness the power and versatility of AWS technologies in a DevOps model to achieve operational efficiencies and cost savings.
The DevOps Engineer, Senior is highly proficient in using DevOps tools (Git, Jenkins, Ansible), modern scripting languages (Python with Boto3, PowerShell with AWS Tools for PowerShell) and AWS tools (AWS CLI, AWS Services) to deliver Infrastructure as Code in a mixed Linux and Windows cloud environment.
The DevOps Engineer, Senior also works with and mentors peers including conducting peer reviews, evaluating implementations and providing feedback for continuous process improvements.
MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES/ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: 1. 70%: Design and implement AWS cloud solutions with emphasis on delivering Infrastructure as Code (IaC) in a DevOps environment.
2. 15%: Troubleshoot and resolve issues with AWS cloud and IaC implementations.
3. 10%: Ideate with the product owners, architecture owners, and other DevOps/Cloud engineers on new and innovative solutions and services.
4. 5%: Provides mentoring to aide in the development and growth of team members.
Bachelor s Degree
Type of Credentials/Licenses: AWS Industry Certifications
Related Work Experience: 6-8 years Extensive hands-on AWS infrastructure experience including design, implementation, and troubleshooting across a wide range of Amazon Web Services including but not limited to EC2, EBS, S3, Lambda, CloudWatch, Cloud Trail, IAM, etc.
Strong abilities with designing and implementing IAM policies is a major plus.
Solid understanding of the core DevOps tools for Source Control (Git), Continuous Integration (Jenkins), Configuration Management and Automation (Ansible).
At least 2 years hands-on experience implementing Infrastructure as Code using Python and Boto3.
Proficient in automated testing of IaC and DevOps pipelines using Python, PowerShell and other tools.
Experience using PowerShell and AWS Tools for PowerShell is a major plus.
Proficiency using the AWS CLI.
Automation and IaC experience with Ansible highly desired.
Experience working in a DevOps culture and integrating with Agile teams is a must.
Strong analytical problem-solving ability
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Self-starter with the ability to work or as part of an Agile team
Required Skills: AWS, Python, Git, Jenkins, Ansible, Infrastructure as Code (IaC), Powershell
About US Tech Solutions:
Your talent, our opportunities - This is the premise behind US Tech Solutions.
You have the skill we have the opportunity. As a team, we work passionately for you to get the right career opportunity across industry verticals and functions. For past sixteen years, leading Global
Companies and Fortune 500 come to us to get the right talent. Whether you want to work as full-time, contractor or part-time, technical or non-technical our talent consultants will connect with the right career opportunity globally.
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USTECH was founded in 2000 by Manoj Agarwal. Today, we are a global firm offering talent solutions to 150 customers including 20% of Fortune 500 across Financial Services, Healthcare, Life Sciences, Aerospace, Energy, Retail, Telecom, Technology, Manufacturing, and Engineering. We are headquartered in New Jersey with 40 global locations across the USA, Canada, Europe, and India. Deloitte has recognized USTECH as one of the fastest growing private businesses for the past five consecutive years and INC 500 for the past three. We have also been rated The Top Business in the US" by Diversity Business since 2011. To learn more about how US Tech Solutions visit our website: www.ustechsolutions.com.
US Tech is an Equal Opportunity Employer" and US Citizens & all other parties authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply."
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