Senior DevOps/Cloud Engineer in Florida at Vaco

Date Posted: 8/27/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Qualified candidates will grow and adapt to new technologies and practices. In addition, candidate will have the following areas of expertise and experience:

  • 5+ years of computing experience, knowledge and excitement about the terrain and 2+ years of direct Microsoft Azure experience or equivalent Amazon AWS experience in like technologies
  • Strong IaaS/server/virtualization management and administration
  • A solid grasp of the programming tools at their disposal, and knowledge of the time and place to use each one
  • Strong commitment to standardization
  • An excellent command of written and spoken English
  • The Cloud Enablement Group place exceptional value on experience and skills that directly align our needs within the Azure tech stack, specifically experience and knowledge of:
    • IaaS and PaaS technologies in general and a deep knowledge of the tools to support the infrastructure and platform
      • System Engineering
        • Deep knowledge of Windows, Linux, directory services, etc.
    • Network Engineering
      • Strong working knowledge of networking and SDN
  • Specifically, environment delivery and support for the following or their AWS equivalents:
    • Azure Kubernetes Service / Kubernetes
      • Docker, Docker Swarm
      • Red Hat OpenShift
    • Azure Service Fabric
    • Application Service Environment
    • Azure SQL, Azure Cosmos, MongoDB, PostgreSQL, etc.
    • Azure APIM, APIM
    • Azure AD, Directory Services
    • Azure OMS/Application Insights, AppDynamics
    • Global Traffic Manager, Front Door, Application Gateway, f5
    • Redis Cache
    • …any Azure PaaS resource in an automated, repeatable fashion through a combination of Azure ARM templates, PowerShell, shell, Python, etc.
    • Working experience with configuration management (e.g. Ansible/Puppet/Chef/DSC)
    • Working experience with monitoring (e.g. OMS/APM/AppDynamics) and notification systems
    • Strong knowledge of PowerShell, AZ CLI, shell, Python
    • Working/base knowledge of Azure ARM templates
    • Pragmatic problem-solving abilities dealing with complex systems
    • Comfortable wearing lots of hats in a heterogeneous environment: working with web servers and databases, and software, dashboards and various IaaS systems and PaaS resources
    • Ability to deliver long-term, repeatable IaC solutions that incorporate directly into an overall CI/CD process
    • Strong knowledge of container provisioning and management (Docker/Docker Swarm/Kubernetes) a strong plus
    • Provisioning and capacity planning
    • Cloud SDN (Azure)
    • Operationalization of solutions from Development POCs through Production
    • Strong security/audit awareness
    • Vulnerability and patch management
    • Large-scale, enterprise operational experience
      • Experience participating in audit, change management and incident management