DevOps Engineer in Roseland, NJ at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 5/17/2018

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Job Description

Job #:  849811

Apex Systems has an urgent need for an Automation Engineer with one of our major clients in Roseland, NJ. If interested, please send a Word document version of your most updated resume to Matt at

This is a contract-to-hire role. The description is below.

A System Reliability Engineer (SRE) is responsible for availability, performance, and capacity of large-scale distributed systems. This role combines Software and Systems Engineering to develop creative solutions to solve challenges in a more efficient, reliable, and automated way. 

The mindset of an ADP SRE is that of curiosity, problem solving, and has a passion for improving quality. SRE’s automate manual processes, are proactive with identifying future problems, and ensure existing solutions operate to specification.

Principal Responsibilities: 

•   Design and Develop API’s, Modules, Frameworks, and Systems that support scale through automation.
•   Design and develop system and software architectures to promote efficiency in a large distributed ecosystem. 
•   Participate in incident responses, then design/develop remedial solutions.
•   Proactive engagement of IT Partners to understand, collaborate, and present alternative solutions to improve product reliability.

Preferred Qualifications:

•   Fundamental knowledge of AWS and/or other Cloud platforms.
•   Experience with designing, implementing and supporting Docker and Kubernetes platforms.
•   Experience troubleshooting and tuning Linux, Windows, and Java JVM’s.
•   Experience with writing SQL queries and stored procedures.
•   Experience with writing Splunk queries and dashboards.
•   Experience Designing a Continuous Integration and Delivery model with products like Jenkins to ensure delivery of new content is fully automatable with pipelines that do automated integration and functional testing.
•   Strong understanding of application and system monitoring using blackbox and whitebox techniques.  


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