DevOps Engineer in Plano, TX at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 5/1/2020

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DevOps Engineer Summary:

Signature Consultants has an opportunity for a DevOps Engineer. Our client is seeking a candidate who is comfortable working in a highly collaborative and creative technology environment, and should be fluent in or prepared to quickly master the following skills: Cloud networking and security, Splunk, Rsyslog, Python/Java/Go/C/C++, API Development, Automation with Teraform and Ansible, Devops Pipelines with tools like Jenkins, process automation, automated testing, performance testing and analysis, capacity management, Application performance management, monitoring, self-healing systems design, executive reporting, and the like. In addition, the candidate should be comfortable with system admin responsibilities and skills to manage our current on-premise data protection systems in the interim, while planning for the future.


  • Bachelor's degree or military experience
  • At least 3+ Years of Experience with AWS deployed Splunk Infrastructure Experience with Splunk Multi-site Clustering and Active-Standby DR Capabilities
  • At least 5 years experience in software development
  • At least 5 years of system administrator experience
  • Comfortable with automation and use of CLI tools
  • Deep understanding networking protocols such as TCP
  • Can perform routine operational maintenance during off business hours
  • Participate in on call rotations and escalations to proficiently troubleshoot and resolve issue
  • Participate in Disaster Recovery Exercises ensuring stability of environment
  • Proficient in the AWS console
  • Ability to troubleshoot AWS VPC/Security Group connectivity issues
  • Experience troubleshooting AWS ENI connectivity Issues
  • Experience with AWS mufti-site Availability Zones and Cross Region Communications
  • Experience with AWS Cloud Formation Templates
  • At least 1 Year experience in one of the following: RDBMS, SQL, No-SQL, RDS, PostgreSQL, MongoDB or DynamoDB
  • Engineered scalable products with large data volumes
  • Managed partner relationships, especially those involving vendors that provide services

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 9+ years of professional experience in a technical role
  • 3+ years of Cyber Security experience
  • 7+ years experience in Agile practices
  • 6+ years of leadership experience with full life-cycle IT development and platform support
  • 2+ years of CI/CD toolsets experience
  • 3+ years' experience in one of the following Cloud technologies: AWS, Azure, OpenStack, Docker, Ansible, Chef or Terraform
  • 3+ years' experience in one of the following Build and CICD technologies: lSVN, GitHub, Maven, Jenkins, Nexus or Sonar
  • 2+ years' experience with one of the following: HP Diagnostics, JMeter, BlueStripe, CloudWatch or Zabbix
  • 2+ years' experience with one of the following Agile methodologies: Scrum, SAFe, and Kanban
  • Certified in one of the following: AWS technologies, Security+
  • Experience with Packet analysis
  • Experience with Network Security Monitoring
  • Experience with Network Intrusion Detection Systems
  • Experience with Host Intrusion Detection Systems
  • Experience with tools such as Wireshark, Bro, tcpdump

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.