DevOps Engineer-Direct Hire-Tampa, FL ($95k) in Tampa, FL at Vaco

Date Posted: 7/9/2019

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Job Description


We are seeking a DevOps Engineer for a direct hire opportunity.
The DevOps Engineer is responsible for the design, testing, expansion, implementation and maintenance of the automation of processes and systems in Amazon Web Service. Performs administrative and engineering tasks for cloud infrastructure, creates scripts, and focuses on cost savings automation projects.
Responsibilities / Essential Duties:
  • Work with ECS, EC2, S3, RDS, API Gateway, IAM and other core AWS technologies
  • Have experience with MS Azure AKS, Service Fabric, Virtual machine, Application Gateway, etc.
  • Document and work with other members of the team to cross-train on AWS/Azure deployments
  • Work with Development/QA teams to support the delivery, deployment and operation of services
  • Drive automation to reduce failures, manual tasks and therefore improving overall application performance, stability, and availability
  • Automate / Develop / Enhance SaaS/AWS/Azure Cloud based Operations
  • Participates in the discovery phase of small to medium-sized projects to come up with high level design
  • Setup new monitoring and automation of support for various cloud jobs and processes
  • Scripting (PowerShell, Python) and building required automation and tools on an ad-hoc basis

Required Skills / Knowledge:
  • Organized, detail oriented and self-motivated
  • Strong computer skills, including the ability to effectively communicate through phone and email is required
  • Understanding of relevant software development tools including version control, build processes, debuggers, and test frameworks.
  • PowerShell scripting experience or other languages (Python, JSON)
  • Architecting automation solutions for reduction of costs and improving efficiencies
  • Strong experience with Windows® Operating Systems (Server and Desktop platforms)
  • Amazon Web Services & Windows/Linux experience

Education / Previous Experience:
  • Bachelor's degree (in-progress, or completed)
  • 3 years of relevant experience
  • Amazon Web Services and Azure experience preferred
  • Relevant computer certifications preferred (MCSE, AWS, Azure)

Work Conditions:
  • Normal professional, office environment.
  • Normal business hours (8am - 5pm)
  • Part of an on-call rotation for emergencies and system outages.
  • Available after hours for maintenance windows as needed.
  • No travel is required.