Deployment Engineer in Austin, TX at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 5/22/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job #:  849785

Position: DevOps Engineer

Length: 6 months to hire

Pay rate: Dependent on Experience

Location: Austin, TX

*If interested, please send updated resume to shumburgmeaux@apexsystems.com*

Green Cards and Citizens are encouraged to apply, as we are not able to provide sponsorship at this time

Job Description:

This person will be working on a large legacy modernization project, replacing mainframe systems with one in house built java application. The mainframe systems that are being replaced, are linked to a very high visibility government application. This project will also be helping to move this agency to an Agile environment, so that they can help get some part of the new application “live” as quickly as possible.

This person will be working on a Release management team with a Release Management Lead, Data Architect, DBA, Database Developer, ETL Developer, and an Infrastructure/Deployment Architect.

This person will be mostly working heavily with the Deployment Architect, and hands on building pipelines, deploying automated code that is coming out, working with the release management lead from a program perspective, etc.

This person will be working in both a Linux and Windows environment, scripting (Java preferably, but no specific coding language experience needed), deploying code in production. We need someone with strong in experience in Automation tools such as Ansible, Chef or Puppet and any experience scripting in YAML for Ansible would be a plus. We also need someone with experience with containers, such as Docker or Kubernetes. Any experience working on Agile teams, working in CICD environments working with Jenkins would be a plus.

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Job Requirements


DevOps experience with Linux servers
VSTS or similar tool (TFS, Rally, Jira, etc.)
Ansible or Chef (CF/CFEngine) or Puppet
Containers – Docker (or Kubernetes)

Optional Requirements
Knowledge of YAML (scripting language similar to JSON)
Agile environment on Scrum Teams