Kforce Senior DevOps Engineer in Tempe, Arizona85282

Kforce has a client that is searching for a Senior DevOps Engineer in Tempe, AZ. The schedule for this role is regular and full-time. This a contract to hire position with this company. Basic Purpose:The position provides hands-on technical design, implementation and support for middleware technologies in a cross platform enterprise environment. Through normal operations, the position interacts with business groups, management, architects and peer technology groups to enable business objectives.Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the solutions that manage application software through the development life cycle

  • Lead the implementation and support of automation and services to facilitate rapid application deployment

  • Deploy and support applications in a high volume and high-availability environment

  • Install and configure both standard and new technologies for Continuous Integration and Middleware services

  • Provide guidance in architecture, design and application of industry standards in the implementation of innovative company continuous integration solutions

  • Provides technical expertise and leadership to develop integration solutions spanning business processes, operating systems, applications and hardware platforms

  • Reviews complex enterprise integration architectures for other Company IT teams and makes recommendations

  • High School diploma or GED required; Bachelor's degree preferred

  • At least three years of infrastructure and/or automation required

  • Strong background in Linux/Windows Administration

  • In-depth experience with Application Server Administration using WebSphere, WebLogic, Tomcat, JBoss, etc

  • In-depth experience with automation/configuration management using either Puppet, Chef or an equivalent

  • In-depth experience with Software build and deployment methodologies using tools like SVN, Git, Maven, ANT, Bamboo and Archiva

  • Strong understanding of code and scripting languages (Python, Perl, Ruby, and/or PowerShell)

  • Ability to use a wide variety of open source technologies and cloud services

  • Strong knowledge of best practices and IT operations in an always-up, always-available service

  • Prior experience with Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery strongly preferred

  • Prior experience with Administration through Configuration Management and Automation strongly preferred

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:HoursMinimum Compensation:0.00Maximum Compensation:87.57