Lead AWS DevOps Engineer

Request Technology - Craig Johnson

Posted on Nov 17, 2022 by Request Technology - Craig Johnson

Chicago, IL 60601
IT
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Full-Time

*We are unable to sponsor for this permanent Full time role*

*Position is bonus eligible*

Prestigious Financial Company is currently seeking a Lead AWS DevOps Engineer. Candidate will help develop the necessary echo system (Jenkins based CI/CD, Helm charts, Terraforms, Ansible, monitoring, etc.) that will be required to migrate public cloud native Risk Framework to an on-prem production environment.

Responsibilities:

  • Kubernetes & Helm
  • Jenkins & Jenkins Pipelines
  • Kafka
  • AWS (basic knowledge, Associate level)
  • Terraform, Ansible
  • Monitoring: Splunk, ElasticSearch, Prometheus, AppDynamics, SignalFX, Logic Monitor
  • Projects: Major cloud migration
  • This person should be conversant with various cloud (specifically AWS) technologies to help us in developing equivalent services using cloud neutral vendor products.
  • Should have proven experience in running project with few DevOps engineers.
  • Actively participates and lead requirement analysis and reviews to identify missing or incomplete requirements.
  • Follows agreed upon SDLC procedures to ensure that all information system products and services meet both explicit and implicit quality standards, end-user functional requirements, architectural standards, performance requirements, audit requirements, security rules are upheld, and external facing reporting is properly represented.
  • Assists Production Support by providing advice on system functionality and fixes as required
  • Communicates in a clear and concise manner all time delays or defects in the software immediately to appropriate team members and management
  • Assist with departmental and new employee training

Qualifications:

  • The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the primary functions.
  • 10+ years of experience in building large scale, data-centric solutions. Out of which most recent 3 years must have been spent in running a DevOps team or DevOps Projects.
  • Some understanding of Java language is preferred.
  • Experience with high-speed distributed computing frameworks AWS EMR, Hadoop, HDFS, S3, MapReduce, Apache Spark, Apache Hive, Kafka Streams, Apache Flink etc.
  • Experience with distributed message brokers Kafka, RabbitMQ, ActiveMQ, Amazon Kinesis, etc.
  • Experience with cloud technologies and migrations. Experience preferred with AWS foundational services like VPCs, Security groups, EC2, RDS, S3 ACLs, KMS, AWS CLI and IAM etc.
  • Expert knowledge of DevOps tools. Eg Terraform, Ansible, Jenkins, Maven/Gradle, Nexus/Artifactory and CI/CD pipeline etc.
  • Experience developing and delivering technical solutions using public cloud service providers like Amazon, Google, etc.
  • BS degree in Computer Science, similar technical field or equivalent experience
  • OCP Java SE 8 Programmer Certification is a plus
  • AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate to Senior level is plus

Reference: 1796242126

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