DevOps Automation Engineer

Location: Alpharetta, GA
Date Posted: 03-13-2018
PSR Associates, Inc. is an IT consulting firm specializing in Staffing and Recruiting Services. People. Solutions. Results. Founded in 2003, PSR Associates, Inc. is headquartered in Atlanta, GA, with additional offices in Tampa, FL; Washington, D.C.; Charlotte, NC; Austin, TX; and Irvine, CA.

DevOps Automation Engineer
Looking for seeking a highly motivated, experienced and dedicated DevOps Automation Engineer who is passionate about cutting-edge distributed cloud computing. This role will support end-to-end Cloud Automation of application delivery, including infrastructure provisioning and integration with Continuous Integration/Continuous Development (CI/CD) platforms, using existing and emerging technologies. The ideal candidate is highly collaborative, has a passion for continual improvement and solving technical challenges through engineering, coding, and automation.
The successful candidate will join a cross-functional team working on building and automating internal, private cloud services. We want an easy button for everything! You’ll be part of a smart, creative team that is doing groundbreaking work in this space.

·         Provide input on the future execution of the Bigdata based environments with a strong emphasis on automation, security, scalability and resiliency
·         Automating build-test-deploy lifecycle for wide variety of applications/ services.
·         Enhancing platform services via Jenkins, Chef, Ansible, etc.
·         Contribute code to multiple automation projects
·         Utilize engineering and programming skills focused on enabling a DevOps model
·         Participating with Architecture, Operations and Engineering teams within Scrum Agile processes.
·         Defining, escalating, and resolving all technical issues in an organized, efficient, and professional fashion
Required Experience:
·         Bachelor’s degree or technical college diploma in a technical field or equivalent experience
·         Experience with virtualization technologies
·         Experience with configuration management tools (e.g. Chef, Ansible, and Puppet)
·         Experience developing applications embracing Agile principles
·         Experience with collaborative version control systems (e.g. git/ GitHub/ Subversion)
·         Experience with a standard CI platform (e.g. Hudson/ Jenkins/ CircleCI)
·         Programming experience (Python, PowerShell, Ruby, JavaScript, node.js, etc.)
·         Strong troubleshooting skills and experience with Linux (exposure to Windows a plus)
·         Advanced understanding of Linux, networking, and Internet principles
·         Experience with Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery (CICD)
·         Strong knowledge of cloud, IAAS and service oriented infrastructure
Desired Experience:
·         DevOps focused engineer with experience in LEAN principles
·         Python development skills
·         Extensive Chef experience
·         Cloud Management Platform experience
·         Experience working within an agile framework
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