North America / United States / FL / Tampa – Oldsmar

Technology & Engineering

#: 107361-en_US / 107361



Cloud DevOps Engineer – 107361

Technology and Engineering – USA Oldsmar, Florida 


Must have at least 4 years of experience developing and deploying production applications to AWS cloud. Must have hands-on experience in the area of AWS networking, storage, compute services, and infrastructure as code. Experienced in developing and deploying secure, scalable, highly available, and reliable applications on AWS. 


Here is a list of responsibilities: 

● Hands-on research on relevant cloud architectural patterns of Amazon Web Services (AWS).

● Coding and prototyping of common architecture components and helping platform teams reuse. 

● Convert legacy systems into microservices and replicate the process for other systems. 

● Containerize the new microservices and replicate the process for other systems. 

● Automate the deployment of applications to AWS cloud and replicate it for other systems. 

● Actively support Continuous Integration (CI) / Continuous Deployment (CD) and DevOps. 

● Administer configuration management, integration, deployment, and monitoring tools.


Here is a list of required work experience: 

● Experience developing applications using common Design/Architecture patterns for the cloud. 

● Experience developing reusable components that are used by multiple project teams. 

● Experience developing microservices that are orchestrated in using Containers. 

● Experience developing software within an automated pipeline for deployment into containers. ● Experience writing automated scripts for building up and tearing down environments in Cloud.

● Experience instrumenting observability, security utilizing modern monitoring/logging tools. 

● Experience working and troubleshooting networking, storage, compute of environments.

● Experience programming using popular languages and frameworks 

● Extensive experience in building and maintaining large-scale, complex application systems in a team environment. 

● Experience working in Agile SCRUM methodology-based development teams. 


Required Technical Skills: 

● Hands-on skills in setting up production load as Kubernetes cluster by leveraging Pods, Kubeadm, scaffold, and twist-lock for container security. 

● Hands-on skills in containerization using Docker and optimizing them to run on Kubernetes. 

● Worked intensively with orchestration technologies like Kubernetes, KOPs, GKE, AKS, Openshift. 

● Expertise in container orchestration using Kubernetes, ECS, Openshift, Docker Swarm, Mesosphere.

● Technically savvy and plugged into the evolving DevOps and Container tech landscape. 

● Extensively worked on setting up CICD pipelines using Jenkins, CircleCI or Gitlab CICD.

● Good Knowledge of configuration management tools like Ansible, Chef, Puppet.

● Worked on writing automation scripts using Cloud formation, Terraform, Ansible.

● Skilled in using monitoring and visualization tools like Prometheus, Grafana, Datadog, OpsGenie, Splunk.

● Deep technical knowledge in the area of AWS services, Network, Storage, Load balancer, AWS S3, PostgreSQL, AWS Redshift and DynamoDB.

● Hands-on experience working with Unix/Linux OS, Kernel, commands, shell scripting.

● Experience designing secure and stable Apache Kafka, MSK platforms.

● Very recent code contribution to production application using Python, Java, Node.JS.

● Proficient at using GIT, GitFlow, JIRA, Gitlab, and Confluence. 


● Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent degree. 

● 7+ years of IT industry experience with at least 4 years experience as a cloud engineer. 

● 4-6 years of work experience in software development.

● 1-2 years experience as DevOps Engineer, System Administrator, or similar technical role.


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Job Type: Regular 

Primary Location:  Oldsmar,Florida 

Secondary Locations: , , , 

Travel:  No