Kforce

DevOps Engineer

3+ months agoMaryland Heights, MO

Responsibilities

Kforce has a client that is seeking a DevOps Engineer in Maryland Heights, MO.Responsibilities:

  • Supports new platforms and assists development teams
  • Leverages, Develops and or enhances CI/CD pipeline solutions
  • Maintain various system health monitoring and reporting tools
  • Collaborate with other team members located in various locations, inside and outside the United States, to support the daily operations of a 24x7 work environment
  • Write and maintain scripts for system maintenance and administration
  • Create reports, dashboards, and processes to monitor and analyze availability and performance metrics
  • Work with architects, technologists, and others for future system enhancements and scalability
  • Actively participate in decisions to develop and improve security-based standards and practices
  • Perform advanced troubleshooting techniques in a high pressure environment
  • Provide after-hours support on an -as needed- or -on call- basis
  • Document systems and procedures
  • Train others in the use of tools, functions, and techniques


Skills

  • 4+ years in a system administrator, DevOps engineer or equivalent position in a large IT organization
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to articulate technical and non-technical details in a confident manner
  • Experience providing technical direction to both internal and external support teams
  • Experience working in a DevOps environment, leveraging continuous delivery techniques Working knowledge of Bit Bucket, Artifactory, and Jenkins
  • Experience with Kubernetes and Docker
  • Experience creating, modifying, and running Jenkins jobs
  • Experience with Puppet for configuration management
  • Working experience and certifications in Unix and Unix-Like Server Administration
  • Experience writing advanced scripts and batch files using Python, Unix Script, or Ruby
  • A strong, team oriented spirit and a positive, exuberant personality focused on learning and overcoming obstacles
Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Kforce is a professional staffing services firm offering Technology and Finance & Accounting jobs with top employers nationwide. We specialize in providing contract, contract-to-hire and direct placement opportunities, with over 50 years of experience in the staffing industry. Kforce offers many consultants comprehensive benefits depending on employment status, including medical, dental, 401(K), life insurance and disability. Our vision is to be "the firm most respected by those we serve."