Job Summary

Principle DevOps Engineer

  • Location:
    San Francisco, California
  • Salary:
    150000 $ - 160000 $ / Year
  • Job reference:
  • Category:
    Information Systems
  • Contract Type:
    Direct Hire

**Please call Aparna Sreeraman at 415 228 4275 or email Aparna.sreeraman at if you have any questions about the opportunity**
Modis’s client is looking for a Principal DevOps Engineer.
Summary: The Principal DevOpsCloud Engineer is responsible for building and scaling a reliable state of the art cloud-services platform and architecting customer facing web apps around AWS Docker containers. This role leads the development and maintenance of application tools that build, deploy, automate and streamline code management and product delivery process on Amazon AWS Cloud. Working as the technical lead, this role ensures reproducibility, auditability and traceability of all deliverables.
• Provides expertise and guidance towards the development, code management and configuration of multi-tier applications in a distributed Opensource/Windows heterogeneous environment with software source code, change control, configuration management, and build/deployment process throughout the enterprise
• Develops automation code to deploy and maintain systems and applications that run and monitor Esurance services in public cloud.
• Drives and solve problems impacting mission critical systems and implement automation to prevent reoccurrence.
• Work as a member of Devops Platform managing 24 x 7 public cloud platforms
• Works closely with Dev and QA teams to build and support the continuous integration and deployment tooling using Jenkins.
• Works closely with development and operations team members to understand complex product requirements and translate them into automated solutions.
• Maintains an accurate picture of existing server, storage, networking software and hardware and virtual environments to support scaling against various project requirements.
• Enhances platform services with Jenkins, Terraform or Cloud Formation scripting technologies on GIT
• Participates with Architecture, Operations and Development teams within Scrum agile processes
• Implements cloud infrastructure designs, including VPC, Direct Connect, Cloud formation, Route53, Elastic Beanstalk
• Work as part of a hands-on team to collaborate on designs, implementation, tuning and support of applications in AWS Cloud
• Design/Migrate .NET/Java/Nodejs apps in AWS Cloud as Micro services with CI/CD (Dockers, ECS and Elastic Beanstalk)
• Monitor, analyze and improve performance and cost of deployment, operation, build and CI/CD processes in moving to public Cloud.
• Implementation experience in Platform as a service with Cloud Foundry or AWS Elastic Beanstalk.
• Experience in Application Logging/Monitoring on Amazon AWS developing Splunk queries and dashboards targeted at understanding application performance and capacity analysis.
• Hands-on experience implementing and managing enterprise monitoring and logging solutions
• Linux Experience: Solid Linux experience in regards with distributions and packaging.
• Cloud experience: Designing and building tooling and infrastructure for cloud platforms (AWS)
• Scripting experience in Python Education/Experience:
• Bachelor?s degree in Computer Science, a related field, or equivalent education required.
• Amazon AWS SysOps Certification or Amazon AWS DevOps certification
• Recent 5-10 Years Hands on Experience as a Sr. DevOps Engineer
• 2-3 years of experience designing infrastructure in AWS
• Recent 3-5 years Linux System Administration

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