Job Description

DevOps Engineer


Des MoinesIowa

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Andrew Behr

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JN -042019-13203

Job Description

AVID Technical Resources is partnering with our client to find a DevOps Engineer for a full-time opportunity in Des Moines, IA. 
The DevOps Engineer will assist in maintaining the existing environment while helping to automate manual tasks and assist solutions development teams in designs that involve system or cloud architecture. 
Responsibilities Include:
  • Maintaining and optimizing existing web servers and cloud infrastructure
  • Assisting in the design and implementation of Linux, Windows, and containerized system architectures
  • Serving as the subject matter expert for Azure and system architecture
  • Developing tools that improve the ability to work with existing legacy systems
  • Serving as an escalation point for the System Engineering team
  • Assist with after-hours support as needed.
Required Experience:
  • 8+ years of experience working as a Systems Engineer
  • Strong experience with Virtualization, Storage, Networking, Windows, and Linux
  • Experience designing secure Docker containers
  • Experience with container orchestration technologies
  • Cloud-based IaaS experience, Azure experience is strongly preferred
  • Experience with automated configuration management tools like Puppet, Ansible, Terraform, and CloudFormation
  • Experience with Git
  • Continuous integration and continuous development tools experience
  • Experience with monitoring tools for traditional and dynamic environments
  • Java, IIS, Tomcat, or Apache Web Server experience
  • Strong competency in at least one major scripting language
  • Experience building or managing a microservice architecture a plus
  • Ability to work in a full-time role without sponsorship

About AVID Technical Resources:
AVID (Applications, Voice, Internet, Data) Technical Resources is a contract and permanent IT recruiting company. Headquartered in Boston, AVID specializes in placing information technology professionals with either an Infrastructure Support or Applications Development background.
Since our inception in 2003, AVID has grown to be among the leading IT recruiting firms in the area. This explosive growth has led to a number of awards and recognition. Inc. Magazine recently listed AVID on their exclusive Inc. 500/5000 Fastest Growing Privately-Held Companies in the US. AVID was named one of the Leading IT Staffing Agencies in the Northeast by Forbes Magazine and the Boston Business Journal ranked AVID Technical Resources the 7th Fastest Growing Privately-held Company in Massachusetts.
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