REMOTE Sr. AWS DevOps Engineer
San Francisco , California
November 02, 2016
100% Remote Opportunity!!!

TEKsystems is helping hire a REMOTE Sr. AWS DevOps Engineer to join an enterprise level company. This engineer will be the principal engineer for about a team of 10 engineers that are responsible for building out the CI/CD efforts for this companies main product lines.

Required Skills:
  • AWS Operations Experience
    • Ability to take customer operations requests/tickets and resolve the issue and follow up with customer
    • Experience with CLI, VPC, KMS and IAM
    • Will be responsible for AppOps, in addition to automating CI/CD efforts in AWS
  • 10+ years of IT Operations, Automation experience. This individual must have experience leading teams or enterprise-wide initiatives. This will be The Principle Engineer of a team of 10.
  • Must be an expert with scripting and automation - Python, Bash, Perl.
    • Ideally have exposure to GO or Chef, but not required.
    • Candidate must be open to learning development. This role will be programming in GO.
  • Customer service / Problem solver mindset - Because this individual will be a lead and responsible for operationalizing customer issues (as well as interacting with them directly), they need to understand the big picture and put end users first. Can't just be tool centric engineer.

Day to day duties:
  • Automate deployment and monitoring of services
  • Use scripting languages such as Python, Ruby and GO to automate AWS tasks
  • Resolve AWS tickets related to VPC, IAM and CLI... Will be using these tools on a daily basis
  • Collaborate with developers to bring new features and services into production
  • Develop and improve operational practices and procedures
  • Lead cross functional meetings to ensure internal customer adoption of unified CI/CD efforts

About TEKsystems:

Join TEKsystems®, a leading IT staffing, IT talent management and IT services firm, and get your career on the fast track. We have more than 100 offices worldwide, and we partner with over 6,000 clients and place over 80,000 consultants per year. At TEKsystems, we seek to understand our consultants' skills, goals and interests, allowing us to present targeted job opportunities on a contract, contract-to-hire or direct placement basis. TEKsystems' leadership in the market stems from our sincere and personal commitment to driving the success of our customers, consultants and each other.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, such as the modification or adjustment of the job application process or interviewing process due to a disability, please call 888 472-3411 or email for other accommodation options.

A little about us:
TEKsystems provides corporations with IT staffing, talent management expertise and IT services, enabling them to meet their business objective.

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