Sr. DevOps Engineer – Linux – Scripting - Cloud – SQL/NoSQL – IoT - Framingham, MA Area – $$ Open

Position Title – WRTPBSDE082017

Sr. DevOps Engineer – Linux – Scripting - Cloud – SQL/NoSQL – IoT - Framingham, MA Area – $$ Open

Excellent Compensation Package – Base + Bonus + Comprehensive Benefits

Local candidates Only - No Contractors/Consultants Please

Company

Large, successful, and growing Massachusetts based Electronics Firm with market leading products that help change people’s lives – Excellent culture – Outstanding benefits - Lots of Upside – Join other exceptional people and help create & deliver premiere products.

Position Summary:

As a senior software engineer you will work as an integral part of my client’s Cloud Platform team that will enable exciting new features for our wireless audio products. The ideal candidate has extensive DevOps knowledge and experience, and has previously managed modern cloud, big data and Internet of Things systems in a fast-paced, agile environment.

Principal Duties & Responsibilities:

The specific focus for the DevOps Engineer is on automation and optimization of the development and platform management lifecycle, including:

• Establish continuous delivery pipeline to fully automate deployment of the highly available, mission critical cloud platform that supports connected products.

• Create scripts and templates to build cloud-based development systems for the software engineers

• Build tools for deployment, monitoring and operations. Troubleshoot and resolve issues in the development, test and production environments.

• Work with platform architects on software and system optimizations, helping to identify and remove potential performance bottlenecks.

• Stay up-to-date on relevant technologies, plug into user groups, and understand trends and opportunities to ensure client is using the best possible techniques and tools.

• Understand, implement, and automate security controls, governance processes, and compliance validation

• Design, manage, and maintain tools to automate operational processes

Some of the specific challenges you will tackle:

• Create self-service capabilities for developers to write and manage Microservices

• Automate provisioning and monitoring of a global deployment of Microservices

• Configure and administer the API developer portal and API gateway

• Configure and administer authentication with various identity providers

• Implement security policies according to industry best practices

• Handle variable load patterns and rapidly increasing demand through elastic system design

Required Skills and Competencies:

• 5 or more years working in DevOps, software development, or network management

• Two or more years’ experience provisioning, operating, and managing AWS environments

• Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, or equivalent

• Strong understanding of Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery principles and practice

• Strong background in Linux/Unix administration and scripting

• Extensive experience with a public cloud provider, ideally Amazon Web Services

• Experience with automation and configuration management using Ansible, or an equivalent

• Ability to use a wide variety of open source technologies and cloud services

• Amazon Web Services certification highly desired

• Strong experience with SQL and NoSQL data stores

• Software process automation with popular scripting languages (PHP, Python, Node.js, and/or Ruby)

• Knowledge of best practices and IT operations in an always-up, always-available mission critical service

• Experience developing code in at least one high-level programming language

• Experience in automation and testing via scripting/programming

• Understanding of Agile and other development processes and methodologies

• Source, build/release, and configuration management in a continuous integration & delivery environment

• Application performance analysis and monitoring

• Knowledge of best-practice security and networking techniques for an Internet-facing system

Highly desirable but not required skills include:

• Research & investigative skills

• Technology vendor management

Contact Information – Resumes in Word format to:

Gary Wright - President – Wright Associates

Phone - (508) 761-6354 - Email - GaryWright@WrightAssociates.org - WEB Site – www.wrightassociates.org

Founded in 1999, Wright Associates is an employee recruiting and search firm that provides comprehensive recruiting and search services to the high technology executive requiring professional expertise in the talent acquisition process.