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DevOps Engineer in Knoxville, TN

  • Location:
    Knoxville , Tennessee
  • Category:
    Software Engineer
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Very exciting opportunity in Knoxville, TN for DevOps Engineers! This client is huge on career progression and promotes a healthy progressive workplace. The DevOps Engineer will create cloud formation templates to build AWS services that support the Client's custom Java applications. You’ll need to build the whole stack ELBs to databases. This is an exceptional opportunity to make a real difference in a self-empowered and agile organization that encourages new ideas through collaboration and creativity. This role will focus on DevOps automation and CI/CD development. You will help transition the Client's organization to the use of containers and container management systems using Docker. While there is a definite hands-on aspect to this role, the ideal candidate will also lead projects, work with agile development and IT teams to provide solutions, and be a subject matter expert in DevOps best practices.

  • Bachelors degree from an accredited institution or equivalent experience in a software related field.
  • A minimum of 3 years experience with cloud-based provisioning, monitoring, troubleshooting, and related DevOps technologies.
  • A minimum of 4 years experience with build technologies and tools like Maven and Gradle.
  • A minimum of 2 years experience with containerization/orchestration technologies tools like Docker, Kubernetes, and ECS.

Additional is a Plus:

  • Strong background in Linux/Unix Administration
  • Experience with automation/configuration management using either Puppet, Chef or an equivalent
  • Ability to use a wide variety of open source technologies and cloud services (experience with AWS is required)
  • Strong experience with SQL and MySQL (NoSQL experience is a plus, too)
  • A working understanding of code and script (PHP, Python, Perl and/or Ruby)
  • Knowledge of best practices and IT operations in an always-up, always-available service
  • Experience in delivering and managing web or cloud-based services.
  • Experience SCM tools such as Git, GitHub, Bitbucket, etc.
  • Experience with test automation tools like Cucumber, Junit, Selenium, Fitness, etc.
  • Experience with cloud services like Amazon Web Services and related APIs.
  • Experience with config/provisioning tools like Chef, Puppet, Terraform, Salt, or Ansible in production environments with many nodes.
  • Experience with scripting and automated process management via scripting, such as Bash and Python.

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