Junior Devops / Systems Engineer

3+ months agoNew York, NY


Kforce has a client that is seeking a Junior DevOps/Systems Engineer in New York, NY.Summary:We are working with a growing investment firm located in New York. We are seeking Junior DevOps/Systems Engineers to support the build out of a new and entirely cloud-based technology and infrastructure footprint. The ideal candidate has an interest in and passion for learning and applying modern DevOps technologies, tooling, and best practices. That candidate will be comfortable working in a fast-paced environment, and will continuously and aggressively look for opportunities to modernize and automate our various workflows. Finally, the candidate will work directly with the CTO in the build out effort. We are offering a competitive compensation including a bonus, 100% Medical paid for the entire family and other perks


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 2+ years of professional DevOps or Systems Engineering experience
  • AWS certification and proven working experience with cloud technologies
  • CI/CD administration and configuration experience using Jenkins, TravisCI, and/or CircleCI
  • Experience provisioning infrastructure using Ansible and/or Terraform
  • Experience building and deploying microservices with working knowledge of Docker
  • Python scripting experience, with working knowledge of common language libraries
  • Proficient in writing, executing, and analyzing SQL queries
  • Solid communication skills
Helpful skills:
  • Linux system administration experience, including an understanding of package and configuration management
  • Experience with server-side data processing pipelines such as Elasticsearch-Logstash-Kibana
  • Basic working knowledge of network administration, including routing protocols and VPN technologies
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."

Job ID: Kforce-1911512-AQG