DevOps Engineer in Milford Mill, MD at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 9/2/2018

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Job Description

Job #:  854905

Apex Systems, LLC is immediately seeking a DevOps Engineer in support of a growing Government Integrator in Woodlawn, MD. The qualified individual will be part of a collaborative and agile team that supports and builds modern, standards-based responsive web application for mission-critical health IT solutions. The right candidate will have strong Windows/Linux and AWS experience.


Location: Woodlawn, MD

Duration: Direct Hire

Compensation: Competitive based on years of relevant experience & education

Clearance: Able to obtain & maintain a positions of Public Trust


  • The ideal candidate is passionate about the concept of infrastructure as code and leverages modern tools to define, build and manage virtual infrastructure in the cloud.
  • The ideal candidate will have excellent hands-on experience with AWS.
  • The ideal candidate will have a solid understanding of Windows systems (2012 R2+) and Linux Systems (CentOS, RedHat), hosts, networks, security, applications and proficiency in shell scripting. 
  • The ideal candidate will also have solid understanding and experience with configuration management tools like Ansible and Jenkins, Terraform. 
  • Ideal candidate will hate to do anything twice and believes in automation for consistent, scalable and fool-proof delivery of infrastructure and applications 
  • Production Support on-call rotation


Required Qualifications:

  • 3-5 years’ of relevant experience as a DevOps Engineer building automated processes, in CI/CD and CM environments.
  • Experience exploring alternatives and quickly prototyping to validate hypothetical architectures or solutions 
  • Extensive experience in Agile environments
  • Experience with Windows Server OS 2012, and troubleshooting in IIS environments utilizing .NET
  • 3 or more years of experience in working as a DevOps engineer focusing on CI/CD and CM tools and modern frameworks in the eco-systems 
  • 1 or more years of hands-on experience working in AWS
  • 2 or more years of hands-on experience in using Ansible, Jenkins, Chef, or Terraform
  • 3 or more years of experience with containerization, and utilizing tools such as Docker.
  • Experience with tools such as Jenkins to enable CI/CD. 
  • Experience working with agile tools like Jira, Git, and Confluence.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Please provide any code in Github or such that you have worked on personally or in the open source community.
  • Be able to demonstrate proficiency with configuration management tools such as Ansible, during the interview process.
  • Should have a AWS certification or be ready to obtain a certification










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