Job Posting for DevOps Engineer at Denken Solutions
Role: Devops Engineer
Location: Richmond, VA
Duration: 18 months
Type: W2 (Full-time)
Ability to plan and lead an engagement with an application team adopting DevOps and Cloud solutions
Documenting Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), and perform knowledge transfer to others
Engineer, consult and upskill other engineers on DevOps and Cloud solutions to include distributed version control and trunk-based development practices, infrastructure automation, automated CI/CD pipelines, monitoring and operations, and a well-architected cloud infrastructure
Generating innovative ideas, developing proof-of-concepts and rapid prototypes alongside other engineers utilizing pair programming and mobbing techniques
Understand software engineering practices and the impact they have on efficient and effective use of DevOps and Cloud solutions
Ability to clearly articulate and explain complex concepts and technologies to a non-technical audience
Strong analytical, interpersonal and verbal communication skills are necessary due to the dynamic nature of collaborations with engineering teams and solving complex system problems together
Building, maintaining and controlling stage and production environments
Establishing proactive monitoring and alerting capabilities exist for all components of the platform
Demonstrating fluency in at least two development languages such as Java, .Net, or Python
Managing Azure, AWS or distributed VM environments
Demonstrating knowledge of one container technology such as Docker, and at least two database technologies such as. Oracle, MS-SQL, or Postgresql
Working experience with version control tool such as Github / TFS
Working experience with CI/CD pipeline tooling and deployments
Working experience with Continuous Integration tools: Jenkins, Maven, Nexus/ Artifactory
Development and promotion of new DevOps tools to simplify build process and entire continuous delivery pipeline
Employ innovative and secure solutions to ease developer and testing experience.
Demonstrating experience in configuration management across a multi-platform estate such as Ansible, Puppet or Salt.
Responsible for the day-to-day operations of all in-house developed, open source, and commercial DevOps tooling owned by the team (Ensuring system availability, performance, capacity, and monitoring through proper response to incidents, events and problems)
Knowledge and Skills:
Infrastructure as Code (Terraform preferred)
Public Cloud (Azure/AWS)
Experienced Java/ .net development
Agile Backlog Management
Source Code Management
Artifact Repository Management
Deployment Strategies and Patterns including Blue/Green and Canary Deploys
7 Years - Working experience with version control tool such as Github / TFS
7 Years - Experience with Development and Test teams to create fully automated CI/CD Pipelines using Jenkins files
7 Years - Ability to plan and lead an engagement with an application team adopting DevOps and Cloud solutions
7 Years - Experience with Development automated process for builds and deployments Jenkins, Ant, Maven, Sonatype Nexus, Shell Script, Java and .Net
7 Years - Experience with SAST and DAST on the application to find the security vulnerabilities using the Veracode.
7 Years - Experience with Sonarqube and Sonarqube Quality Gates.
5 Years - Experience with Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager, responsible for setup and configuration of all infrastructure.
7 Years - Artifact Repository Management
5 Years - Ability to clearly articulate and explain complex concepts and technologies to a non-technical audience
5 Years - Experience in developing proof-of-concepts and rapid prototypes alongside other engineers utilizing pair programming
5 Years - knowledge of at least two database technologies such as. Oracle, MS-SQL, or Postgresql
5 Years - Development and promotion of new DevOps tools to simplify build process and entire continuous delivery pipeline
5 Years - PowerShell and Linux scripts to automate large deployment applications and deploy
5 Years - Monitored SCCM Sites, clients and updates status across the network.
5 Years - Experience in establish monitoring and alerting capabilities for all components of the platform