DevOps Engineer in Addison, TX at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 7/7/2020

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Job Description

DevOps Engineer:

Signature Consultants is seeking a highly motivated L3 DevOps engineer to join our client's Global Information Security team. The candidate should be comfortable working with development teams to identify potential issues in both development and production environments. This person will join an agile service team focused on daily production service delivery and application deployment, taking a key role in infrastructure planning, engineering, environment design and management for commercial and custom software applications. The candidate will be an individual contributor responsible for researching, implementing, and supporting complex IT engineering tasks as a part of an agile Engineering Services team.

Responsibilities:

  • Collect information to analyze and evaluate existing or proposed systems.
  • Research, plan, install, configure, troubleshoot, maintain and upgrade operating systems, hardware and software interfaces.
  • Apply an understanding of network fundamentals and security best practices with the ability to understand how the infrastructure communicates as a low level and how the system functions at a high level.

Qualifications:

  • Must have a troubleshooting/problem solving mindset
  • Strong experience as a Linux Systems Admin/Engineer with the ability to troubleshoot and perform root-cause analysis
  • Experience in supporting infrastructure in a large enterprise environment
  • Production engineering/operations experience (minimum 5-7 years)
  • Familiarity with MS-SQL, Oracle and how to perform basic queries if needed
  • Good understanding of Change and Incident Management processes
  • Be able to run and bring to completion multiple competing projects.
  • Detail oriented work ethic
  • Aptitude to independently learn new technologies
  • Understanding and ability to use Monitoring tools
  • Strong written & verbal skills combined with a passion for collaboration and teamwork

Preferred Skills:

  • A good understanding of centralized logging tools like Splunk is a plus.
  • A good understanding of Windows servers and Web based applications using IIS.
  • Scripting and automation with Visual Basic, Perl, python or PowerShell in a DevOps environment
  • Experience with patching of servers and hosted applications.
  • Good understanding of various protocols such as http/https/tcp/smtp/snmp/dns
  • Understanding of encryption technologies using HSM, open SSL etc.

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 14th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 28 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit www.sigconsult.com. Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.