Senior DevOps Engineer - Westlake Village, California | STAND 8

Senior DevOps Engineer
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Senior DevOps Engineer
Date Posted:  1/14/2022
Job ID:  Job #4784
Employment Type: Contract-To-Hire
Location: Westlake VillageCalifornia
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We are hiring for a Senior DevOps Engineer for a cutting-edge top nationally known mortgage client with state of the art platforms. You will provide your expertise and data management skills to facilitate solutions for the business as it continues to grow. If you are ready to create an impact in a collaborative and fast-paced environment, this could be a great opportunity for you!

STAND 8 provides end to end IT solutions to enterprise partners across the United States and with offices in LA, Atlanta, New York, Raleigh, and more.  

The Senior DevOps Engineer will work on building out self-service automation and tooling for development and operations teams to quickly build and deploy cloud-based applications and services with all the associated infrastructure and dependencies, in a secure, repeatable and auditable manner. They will also be responsible for working on various projects and business as usual requests such as; daily support requests, scheduled production deployments and occasionally emergency change requests.
  • Work directly with architects, project managers and development teams to gather requirements for project requests and take them from proof-of-concept all the way to production
  • Bridge the gap between development and operations by developing self-service automated solutions and tooling
  • Develop and support trunk-based digital delivery pipelines for applications and services with gated QA automated testing and security scanning
  • Develop and support trunk-based infrastructure-as-code pipelines
  • Support development and operations teams by leveraging monitoring and logging tools to trace, identify and troubleshoot issues as they arise
  • Be available to participate in on-call rotation of production deployments and emergency change requests during off-business hours
  • Participate in various meetings with architects, development teams, QA teams and operations teams and take detailed notes
  • Train and mentor others within your team, developers and operations teams, on how to use automation that has been developed
  • Document as needed runbooks, how-to’s and contribute to the team’s knowledge base
  • Strong hands-on experience with public cloud technologies in AWS and services such as; CloudWatch, CloudFormation, CloudDeploy, EC2, Autoscaling, EBS, S3, Route53, RDS, DynamoDB, Lambda, Sagemaker, IAM, SQS, SNS, Lex, Kinesis, ECS, ECR, CloudFront and VPC
  • Strong experience with infrastructure-as-code tools such as Stacker, Troposphere, CloudFormation or equivalent experience with Terraform
  • Strong hands-on experience with Windows Servers, MS SQL Servers, and ideally Linux Servers
  • Strong experience with pipeline-as-code (YAML) and templates using continuous integration and continuous delivery tools such as Azure DevOps and GitLab
  • Solid understanding of git and various branching strategies especially trunk-based
  • Solid experience with the PowerShell CLI and scripting building out modules, API wrappers and other CLI tooling
  • Experience in various build tools and IDEs such as; Maven, MSBuild, Dotnet Build Tools, Visual Studio, Visual Studio Code, Eclipse and PyCharm
  • Experience with monitoring tools such as New Relic for application performance monitoring and tracing as well as infrastructure resource utilization
  • Experience with Configuration Management such as Chef, DSC, Puppet or Ansible
  • Experience working with digital delivery of mobile iOS/Android applications; building, signing, and deployment to public stores and tools such as fastlane and xcode on macOS and Gradle for Android
  • Experience working with pipeline security scanning tools such as Sonarqube for static code analysis, 3rd party OSS dependency scanning, and built-artifact scanning
  • Experience with Jira and Service Now to track project tasks, work requests, incidents and change requests
  • Experience with documentation tools such Confluence and Google Docs
  • Knowledge of containerization technology like Docker, Kubernetes a plus
  • Knowledge of QA automation services like SauceLabs and Blazemeter and testing frameworks such as Selenium, JMeter a plus
  • Must be a team player with strong attention to detail and able to work independently
  • Proven track record at delivering timely and accurate information in a fast-paced environment
  • Financial Services and, if possible, mortgage industry experience preferred
  • Strong business acumen and ability to interface with executive management