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DevOps Engineer (Contractor)

DevOps Engineer (Contractor)

ID 
1743
# Positions 
1
Location 
Experience (Years) 
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Category 
Technology

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Overview

Do you love working with people all over the world and automating the deployment and management of systems? Do you enjoy creating efficiency and reducing risk associated with updating and deploying systems? Do you get excited about multi-terabyte enterprise data platforms in the Cloud? Are you excited about eliminating technical debt by obviating it through innovative new capabilities?

If you’ve answered yes to those questions, Newgistics may be the right place for you!

At Newgistics, we pride ourselves on enabling a wide range of state of the art, end-to-end e-commerce, fulfillment, and parcel solutions driven by technology. We have an immediate opening for a skilled Dev Ops engineer who lives and breathes automation with an eye towards enabling rapid, efficient and reliable environments and system deployments.

Summary:

A Dev Ops developer at Newgistics will love working with people and have strong working knowledge of managing infrastructure as code in hybrid cloud / on-premise environments. This person will work inside of a highly-integrated, data focused agile team spread across Austin, TX (USA) and Ukraine and will be responsible for automating the CI/CD tasks related to the project.

To be qualified, you must be professional, reliable, a team player and self-starter possessing the requisite skills listed below.

Newgistics is looking for a talented DevOps Engineer to help expand our cloud infrastructure. If you are passionate about creating infrastructure as code and deploying applications iteratively and continuously, if you see continuous growth and improvement as a daily activity then we are looking for you.

Responsibilities

  • Design, configure and maintain current and future automation tools for continuous integration and continuous delivery
  • Provision, configure and maintain on premise and cloud resources including server instances, load balancers, firewalls, security policies, DNS management, SSL certificates, etc.
  • Build and maintain appropriate log gathering, system monitoring, and reporting infrastructures
  • Performance tuning, troubleshooting and diagnosis in development and production environments

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a technical discipline (computer science, mathematics or IT preferred)
  • 3+ Infrastructure experience
  • 1.5+ Years DevOps experience
  • Strong development and scripting abilities: Ruby, Python, PowerShell, SQL, Bash
  • Experience with infrastructure automation/configuration management platforms: Chef (preferred) , Terraform, Puppet
  • Experience with build and deployment tools: Jenkins (preferred), Ansible, TeamCity, Octopus
  • Working knowledge of container orchestration technologies: Kubernates, Mesos
  • Solid understanding of CI/CD Principles, Agile methodologies, branching/merging
  • Cloud IaaS Experience is required, Microsoft Azure experience is a plus
  • Able to work independently to analyze business requirements, design and build solutions
  • Able to collaborate well with other team members both locally and internationally using instant messaging, email and video collaboration
  • Proficient verbal and written English communication skills
  • Excellent technical troubleshooting and research skills
  • General curiosity and willingness to grow and learn new technologies 

 

Logistics:

  • Registered as a Ukraine private entrepreneur
  • Must generally be available to work with global teams until 8 pm (noon US Central time) to maximize communication with US technology team members
  • Able to provide at least 2 references from previous work experience
  • Willing to work in the office the majority of the time
  • Available for travel to Newgistics domestic and international branches and clients up to once per year if necessary
  • We will conduct a criminal background check prior to finalizing any agreement

This position profile describes the general nature of the functions of this job.  It is not intended to be an exhaustive list or limit the manager’s ability to modify work assignments as appropriate.

 

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