Cloud DevOps Engineer in San Antonio, TX at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 9/22/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job #:  989827
Please send resumes to Kevin Reed at kreed@apexsystems.com if you are interested in these roles.
 
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

• Utilizing technical expertise; Creates system requirements, performs design and analysis, and coding and unit testing of complex to highly complex system functionality and/or defect correction across multiple platforms.

• Identifies ideas to improve system performance and impact availability.

• Resolves complex technical design issues.

• Provides functional and/or technical guidance in evaluating applications systems or evaluating requests for proposals.

• Coordinates changes and influences and prioritizes tasks with business or technical departments.

• Analyzes and influences technical, system, and/or user requirements.

• Identifies and creates solutions to improve system performance and availability.

• Facilitates root cause analysis of system issues to minimize impact and future occurrences.

• Creates system documentation/play book(s) and serves as a lead technical reviewer and contributor in requirements, design and code reviews.

• Typically serves as a resource to the business.

• Develops accurate estimates on work packages and ensures the accuracy of estimates developed by less experienced internal and third party team members.

• Analyzes and designs specifications for less experienced internal and third party team members to execute.

• Acts as a technical resource throughout the development life cycle.

• May also actively contribute to the technical and soft skills development of team members.

• Assists team leads and management with delegation of technical work packages to cross functional and third party team members for execution through the full development life cycle.

• Keeps management appropriately informed of progress and issues.

• Coordinates system application transition from development teams to maintenance and production teams, and/or constructs and implements necessary controls to assure system/application traceability.
 
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

• Bachelor's degree, or 4+ years of equivalent work experience in IT

• AND, 6 or more years of software development experience demonstrating depth of technical understanding within specific I/T discipline(s)/technology(s)

• Qualifications may warrant placement in a different job level

 
 
 
PREFERRED

• 4+ years of experience with public cloud providers including Amazon AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google GCP.

• 1+ years of experience with risk detection & remediation, automated configuration & control tools like Redlock and Turbot.

• 1+ years of infrastructure templating tools Terraform and Cloud formation

• Specific knowledge with Amazon AWS including:

• 3+ years of Identity Access Management such as Security IAM, Networking, VPC Design

• Resilient, scalable & secure application architectures leveraging IaaS, PaaS and SaaS services

• Sensitive data management in the cloud including data protection & security with AWS Macie

• Container based development and administration

• CI/CD Tooling
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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