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Director of DevOps (Direct Hire)

Ref: US_EN_6_914777_1343082

Posted on 07 July 2020
Job Location
Chicago, Illinois
Contract Type
Permanent
Category
Information Systems

A Director of DevOps (Direct hire) job in Chicago IL or Houston TX is available for our client through Modis IT. The Director of DevOps specializes in AWS to lead a team that develops, maintains, and supports our growing infrastructure and application development. As a Director of DevOps, you will provide strategic, innovative, and cost-effective solutions to increase efficiency, reliability, and integration of our services and operations. You will work in a semi-autonomous environment where fast prototyping of emerging technologies to solve industry-related problems is the rule.

The Director of DevOps job responsibilities include:

  • Develop and drive the overall DevOps strategy and technical roadmap covering our entire AWS technology stack
  • Create a culture of continual improvement following cloud best practices
  • Mentor and coach a team of technical experts as well as participate in day-to-day infrastructure work
  • Provide the tools, infrastructure, process, and know-how to our engineering teams that will enable them innovate and deliver with greater speed and safety
  • Evangelize infrastructure-as-code and work to migrate legacy servers to use it
  • QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or Master’s in Computer Science, Engineering, Software Engineering or a relevant field.
  • More than two years of experience in a DevOps leadership role
  • Experience in software development and infrastructure development
  • Strong experience with building and maintaining various AWS services, including EC2, RDS, CodePipeline, Elastic Beanstalk, Fargate, etc.
  • Strong experience with database technologies such as PostgreSQL, Microsoft SQL Server, MySQL, NoSQL, ElasticSearch, Redis, and/or Mongo
  • Knowledge of scripting languages such as JavaScript, Ruby, Python, and Bash
  • If you are interested in this Director of DevOps job in Chicago or Houston then please click APPLY NOW.  For other opportunities available at Modis IT go to www.modis.com    If you have questions about the position or would like more information please contact Monika Daga at 713.425.2069 or by email at monika.daga@modis.com

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