DevOps Engineer in Chicago, IL at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 8/27/2020

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    Chicago, IL
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Job Description

DevOps Engineer Summary:

Signature Consultants is seeking a DevOps Engineer for an opportunity with a client in Chicago, IL. This DevOps role will be supporting Data Platform built around Big Data Technologies (Hadoop, Spark, Kafka, Impala, Hbase, Ansible and many more). The DevOps Engineer is involved in the full life cycle of an application and part of an agile development process. They require the ability to interact, develop, engineer, and communicate collaboratively at the highest technical levels with clients, development teams, vendors and other partners.


  • Works on complex, major or highly visible tasks in support of multiple projects that require multiple areas of expertise.
  • Team member will be expected to provide expertise (or ability to self-learn) to build frameworks (APIs, Java, Scala, Scripting) which can be used for Application Configurations (e.g. Cloudera Admin related tasks - flume setup, Oozie scheduling), deployment orchestration, State-of-World Monitoring & Metric solutions.
  • Integrates solutions with other applications and platforms outside the framework.
  • Responsible for supporting Pre-Prod and Prod environments which includes deployments, monitoring and resolution, disaster recovery, incident / problem management.
  • Serves as a liaison between client partners and vendors in coordination with project managers to provide technical solutions that address user needs

Skill Requirements:

  • Strong technical knowledge: Unix/Linux; Database (Sybase/SQL/Oracle), Java, Python, Perl, Shell scripting, Infrastructure.
  • Experience in Monitoring & Alerting, and Job Scheduling Systems
  • Being comfortable with frequent, incremental code testing and deployment
  • Strong grasp of automation / devops tools - Ansible, Jenkins, SVN, Bitbucket

Nice to Have Skills & Experience:

  • Hadoop, Kafka, Spark, Impala, Hive, Hbase etc.
  • Knowledge with Cloudera Big Data stack
  • Docker-Container, Openshift
  • Cloudera Admin / Dev Certification

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