Sr. DevOps Engineer

DevOps, Agile Scrum, Linux, SQL, MySQL, PHP/Python
Full Time, direct hire
Depends On Experience
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

Our client is looking to hire a Sr. DevOps Engineer. They are unable to sponsor H1-B visas at this time. 

Candidate can work out of their office in MA-Boxborough, VA-Herndon, NY-Melville, NY-Rochester, NY-New York.

Sr DevOps Engineer 



Design, development, and deployment of software, databases, and script-based tools for a wide range of needs, with a

primary overall purpose of automation/streamlining of operational processes and providing insights into business metrics

and objectives.



  • Design and develop systems to support Client’s IP/MPLS network, with a vision centered around automation.
  • Maintain and support existing internally-developed software systems in the form of bugfixes and feature adds.
  • Develop project roadmaps.
  • Create and maintain agile-based task backlogs as well as traditional waterfall-style project plans.
  • Research emerging technologies and equipment; develop technical specifications for new products and services.
  • Provide insight and feedback to other architects and engineers related to their projects.
  • Remain informed of current trends and best practices related to job duties.
  • Provide leadership and mentorship to other engineers, especially in regard to network tools and automation practices.
  • Develop standard operating procedures and other documentation related to network systems.
  • Evaluate and implement software tools and perform product customizations to those tools.
  • Conduct training sessions on engineering systems and software tools.
  • Miscellaneous other duties and responsibilities as may be requested or required by management.




  • Prior experience supporting medium- to large-scale, highly available, service-oriented, distributed production
  • Very strong Linux experience in a highly-available production environment.
  • Working knowledge of Agile development environments using SCRUM.
  • Strong SQL knowledge and familiarity with MySQL, Postgres, and Oracle. Strong experience with PHP/Python and some knowledge with Java/Perl Autonomous.
  • Self-driven with the ability to work across teams to collaborate on common ideas and strategies.
  • Comfortable with Frontend development (HTML/CSS/JS) and some experience with JQuery, Lodash, and/or ExtJS
  • Comfortable working with automation and willing to learn and enhance existing tools or build new ones as needed.
  • Experience using git for source code management.
  • Enjoy exploring and experimenting with new ideas and sharing with others.
  • Can communicate ideas clearly and effectively.
  • Have a positive attitude when engaging with others.



  • Experience with one or more JS graphing libraries
  • Experienced in configuration management / service orchestration using Juniper Contrail/Northstar and/or Cisco NSO (formerly Tail-f NCS).
  • Experience with open source applications in the SDN/NFV space (OpenDaylight, ONOS, DPDK, vSwitch).
  • Experience with administering network and systems monitoring and management tools (SPLUNK, Netflow, Nagios, Cacti, , PRTG, RANCID, etc).
  • Network simulation and modeling with tools like Cisco WAE (formerly Cariden MATE) or WANDL
  • Knowledge of network routing and switching systems (Juniper, Cisco, Arista, Ciena, MRV)




A minimum of 3-5 year experience in respective field – preferably in a service provider environment.



Experience in a Network, Hosting, and/or Application Service Provider

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