Principal DevOps Engineer

Burlington, MA

Company Name :IBA Infotech LLC

Type : Contract

Primary Skills : Go, Azure, LDAP, CI, Software Development, Puppet, Jenkins, Chef, Ansible, Java, Troubleshooting, Git, Shell Scripting, Python, AWS

Location : Burlington


Job Description:

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Monitor existing application and infrastructure while working to improve existing monitoring.
  • Mentor more junior engineers on team to improve performance and productivity.
  • Leading efforts to Automate everything.
  • Lead DevOps engineers to achieve project milestones.
  • Communicate effectively with project stakeholders and management.
  • Develop and support processes to maintain uptime, SLAs and availability of critical platform components.
  • Share the responsibility of supporting the environment and product during off-hours.

Required Skills/Experience:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Science, Engineering or related/relevant field. Master's degree preferred.
  • Strong knowledge of cloud deployment tools and methodologies (Terraform, Packer, AWS CloudFormation).
  • Experience with configuration management systems and concepts (Ansible, Chef, Puppet, AWS CodeDeploy).
  • Experience with CI/CD strategies and related tools (Ansible, GitLab, Jenkins).
  • Experience with the selection, implementation and use of different Application and Infrastructure monitoring tools.
  • Experience designing solutions in AWS (Could consider MS Azure Cloud experience).
  • Proficiency in one or more programming languages (Python, Bash, Java, Go).
  • Past experience performing Linux systems engineering responsibilities.
  • Experience with Microservices architecture.
  • Experience with Agile software development methodologies.
  • Practical experience leading and mentoring engineers.
  • Communicate effectively, written and verbal to a range of audiences.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment.
  • Must be a quick study and have great attention to detail.
  • Comprehensive debugging and troubleshooting skills.

Desired Experience:

  • Experience designing infrastructure as code using and working in a secure development lifecycle.
  • Experience sharing the innovative work you do at conferences, meetups, etc.
  • Experience with core systems like LDAP and NTP.