DevOps Engineer, Boston, MA
Duration: 6 months
Type of Employment: W2
Looking for an experienced DevOps engineer to automate, optimize, and modernize aspects of our hybrid cloud platform. We are engaged in a number of exciting projects, including multi-cloud management of over 3,000 VMs, full lifecycle management of the Linux through Puppet and REST APIs, the Software-Defined Data Center (storage, compute, and networking), modernization of our Linux stacks, general-purpose Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) through OpenStack, and Desktop as a Service (DaaS).
The ideal candidate for this position is a self-starter, has a love of infrastructure and automation, and enjoys collaborative work on leading edge technologies.
- Possess strong scripting abilities with minimum 5 years of relevant experience; Python or Ruby preferred.
- Minimum 5 years of relevant experience with automation tools; Puppet preferred.
- Minimum 8 years of relevant experience maintaining large Linux installations; Redhat Enterprise Linux and Ubuntu preferred.
- Minimum 3 years of relevant experience with Cloud APIs (AWS, Azure, vSphere, etc.).
- Working knowledge of virtualization (public and private clouds); such as VMware vSphere, VMware Cloud on AWS, and AWS.
- Demonstrated ability to work with cross-functional teams in pursuit of common goals.
- Demonstrated ability to analyze and interpret complex problems or processes, identify and understand requirements, and develop alternate solutions.
- Demonstrated ability to analyze and interpret complex problems or processes, identify and understand requirements and develop alternate solutions.
- Experience designing, developing, testing, and deploying applications/systems using proven or emerging technologies in a variety of technologies and environments.
- Prior experience with software defined networking technologies a plus.
- Knowledge of containers and container orchestration a plus; Docker and Kubernetes preferred.
Eligibility Requirements: US Citizen or Green Gard
Job Status: Contract/Temporary