DevOps Automation Engineer in Chesterfield, MO at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 2/5/2020

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Full-Stack DevOps Engineer Summary:

Signature Consultants has an opportunity for a Full-Stack DevOps Engineer. In this role the candidate will work as a key member of the Information Management team supporting the entire software development lifecycle (SDLC). In this position, the Full-Stack DevOps Engineer manages the software build and deploy process. The candidate will be tasked with streamlining product release by automating the build, validation, and deployment process, as well as the environment configuration, performance testing, and other miscellaneous processes in the SDLC. This individual may be assigned development tasks.


  • Accountable for daily build, test, and deploy process
  • Own and drive improvements to build and release scripts, tools, and processes
  • Build and deliver deployment and monitoring capabilities consistent with DevOps models
  • Collaborate with engineering teams to define and implement best practices for configuration management, continuous integration, automated testing and release management
  • Works with architects in transforming high level architecture designs and assists in technical delivery of large scale enterprise projects to implement optimized end-to-end solutions
  • Maintain regular and predictable attendance
  • Perform other duties as assigned


  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years' work experience in IT
  • 5+ years' experience working with automated build and deploy tools such as Jenkins, Ansible, and Docker
  • Ability to collaborate effectively in a team environment
  • Solid knowledge of the following technologies: HTTP, SSL/TLS, REST, SQL, JSON, and Excel
  • Solid knowledge of AIX/Linux
  • Knowledge of Java-based technology stack
  • Relational database experience - MySQL, Oracle, NoSQL, Postgres, Mongo DB and Hive
  • Experience in writing jobs using open source cluster computing frameworks like Spark and Python
  • Advanced ability to translate business needs and problems into systems' design and technical solutions
  • Ability to be flexible when needed, take initiative and demonstrate accountability
  • Ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to liaise with individuals across a wide variety of operational, functional, and technical disciplines
  • Ability to work well within an Agile team environment
  • Ability to work outside normal business hours with users in different time zones
  • Ability to work well within a team environment and participate in department/team projects
  • Ability to balance detail with departmental goals/objectives

Technical Requirements:

  • Databases (Vertica, Impala, PostgreSQL, Oracle, SQL Server)
  • Operating Systems (Unix, Linux, CentOS, Windows)
  • Automation Tools (Jenkins, Terraform)

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 15th 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 Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.