• Location: Atlanta, Georgia
  • Date Posted: 9th Sep, 2019
  • Reference: 9/9/19-CD

DevOps Engineer (AWS) - Atlanta, GA - $65/HR - 6 Month Contract to Hire

The AWS DevOps Engineer is primarily responsible for architecting, specifying and building new systems through automation, as well as contributing to the planning, re-architecture or refactoring of systems already in use. This role implements planning, risk management, tooling, build and software engineering through collaboration with technical and engineering teams to improve system stability and minimize system downtime and customer impact.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Providing architecture and design support of the linux, windows, cloud and container environments

  • Setting various development and administration standards for company Production and Development systems

  • Promote knowledge sharing and overall DevOps culture in the organization

  • Driving automation, design development and other solutions in a comprehensive manner to boost operational efficiency

  • Automating application releases using continuous integration and delivery to Azure and on premise environments

  • Collaborating between development and IT teams to scale cloud solution, create workflow processes and ensure quality of releases

  • Coordinating between QA personnel, software and application developers, project managers and stakeholders

  • Planning integrations and additions across many systems and environments

  • Troubleshooting critical site events and documenting root cause analysis

Required Experience:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Information Technology or related fie

  • 7+ years progressive experience working with linux and windows environments

  • 5+ Years Experience with AWS

  • 5+ years experience with continuous integration, container concepts and/or related experience

  • Experience in open source technologies and have a broad knowledge of technologies used in the DevOps community

  • Extensive experience with automation tools and processes

  • Prior experience working with and supporting software development teams

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Positive attitude and ability to effectively work with others

Contact Us:

If you believe you have the skill set and fit the description within the role of a Cloud Security Architect, please feel free to forward your Resume and Cover letter to Chris:

Email: c.denney@nigelfrank.com

Phone: 813-437-6965 (Ext. 6965)

Nigel Frank International is the Global Leader in Microsoft Recruitment. We place more Microsoft professionals into Microsoft jobs than any other recruitment agency with over 2,000 live jobs on our website at any one time. We are a part of Frank Recruitment Group, one of the most successful global recruitment businesses in the last 10 years and backed by private equity firm TPG Growth We are the recruitment partner of choice for 1000's of Microsoft Partners, Customers & ISV's worldwide with over 1000 dedicated consultants operating in more than 34 countries. Similarly, over half of the candidates that we work with use our recruitment services exclusively. I Specialize in the Microsoft Azure and Office 365 market across the North Carolina region. I understand the need for discretion & am keen to speak to anyone considering a career change or just wanting to discuss potential opportunities confidentially.