New Directions IT Staffing

DevOps Systems Engineer

Are you looking to make career change where you have greater autonomy to implement great technical solutions with a cool company and equally cool products?  If so, we found your new home:

We are currently seeking a DevOps / Systems Engineer on a direct hire basis. In this role, the DevOps Systems Engineer will:

  • Work within a small, highly skilled development team to manage DevOps, SaaS Applications Automation and Networking and Systems in an AWS Cloud LAMP environment.
  • Provide automation of application software deployment and monitoring in a Jenkins environment.
  • Build and maintain operational tools for deployment, monitoring, and analysis of AWS infrastructure and systems.
  • Scale the AWS cloud infrastructure to meet rapidly increasing demand.
  • Lead DevOps, Applications Automation, Networking infrastructure that could include coding, patches, maintenance and upgrades.
  • Design & govern DevOps, cloud and application security architectures and monitoring in keeping with enterprise standards.
  • Manage company internal networks, VPN, DNS and Applications and Network Security.
  • Manage application integration projects with external customers.
  • Collaborate with product architects and be responsible for the defining-designing-delivering technical design and architectures, patterns, technical quality, risks, fitness for purpose, and operability of technical architecture solutions.
  • Collaborate with developers to bring new features and services into production.
  • Develop and improve operational practices and procedures.
  • Assume responsibility for technical presentations demonstrating a good understanding of SaaS applications, data, infrastructure, architecture expertise and application systems design.
  • Mentor implementation teams and conduct education/training sessions to transfer knowledge to developers.

The appropriate individual will have demonstrated background in the following: 

  • DevOps / Systems Engineering in an AWS Cloud / LAMP environment.
  • DevOps / Cloud SaaS or Applications and infrastructure environments.
  • Applications automation for SaaS or other development type environments utilizing Jenkins.
  • AWS tools that could include a combination of: SCS, Email Delivery, SC3, QService and Security Groups.
  • DevOps and deployment tools that could include a combination of: CodeCommit and CodeDeploy
  • Applications and network security utilizing tools like CloudWatch, Synopsys, Connectify, Armor or others.
  • Applications and other migration activities.
  • LAMP environments that might include: Linux, Apache, My SQL and PHP or Python.
  • Internal network administration for VPN.
  • Scripting, patching, maintenance, backup, redundancy and monitoring for DevOps / Systems / Cloud Infrastructures.
  • Support of highly available environments for SaaS or other applications providers.

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In order to arrange a preliminary interview, please forward a Word copy of your resume with your complete contact information.  We are unable to sponsor Visa’s for this role.   

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