Category: Infrastructure - IT Ops.
Area Code: 410
Job Type: 5: 6 - 9 Month Contract
Location/City: MD - Baltimore
We are currently engaged with a client seeking a DevOPs Engineer. In this role, DevOPs Engineer will:
Create, implement and maintain security policies to ensure NIST/HIPAA/PCI compliance.
Take a leadership role in collaboratively maintaining cookbooks in the Ansible/ Chef.
Improve testing of cookbooks (inSpec, ServerSpec, et alia)
Ensure core recipes are supported on multiple linux platforms
Create and maintain knowledge base
Verify infrastructure Automation meets compliance goals and is current with disaster recovery plan.
Contribute to fine tuning the change management process for reliability and speed
Evangelize configuration management and automation to IT professionals
The appropriate individual will have the following experience:
Experience with configuration management tools (e.G. Chef, Ansible, and Puppet)
Experience in codifying, managing and testing infrastructure as code
Experience with Amazon Web Services
AWS CloudFormation Experience at an advanced level
Hashicorp tools a plus (Packer, Vagrant, Terraform, Vault)
Proficient in build and code quality tools (GIT, Github, Jenkins)
Expertise in one or more of following languages: Ruby, Python, PowerShell
Experience with Continuous integration like Jenkins and automation experience
Experience with log collection and analysis (Kibana)
Takes ownership of decisions, actions, problems, and solutions
Ability to document and diagram complex systems.
Excellent communication, presentation, cross-functional collaboration and partnership skills.
In order to arrange a preliminary interview, please forward a Word copy of your resume with your complete contact information. We are unable to sponsor Visa's for this role. Local candidates preferred. Personal Interviews are required.
New Directions is an Information Technology Recruiting & Staffing firm that provides our clients: consulting; project staff augmentation and traditional hire services for: Enterprise Business Software; Business Intelligence & Data Warehousing; and Enterprise Applications Development, Infrastructure, Operations and Associated Technologies.
Our success and subsequent growth has been based on leveraging our clients' technology with talented people.