Senior DevOps Engineer in Herndon, VA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 11/5/2018

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    Herndon, VA
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Job Description

We have an excellent opportunity for a skilled Senior DevOps Engineer to join our industry-leading client in Reston.

This position has a great benefit package that includes Medical, Dental and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance for those who qualify.

Responsibilities of the Senior DevOps Engineer:

  • Develop automated test scripts, test strategies, and plans
  • Develop and manage microservices within AWS cloud
  • Develop CI/CD pipeline
  • Promote DevOps/AWS best practices within team
  • Perform QA testing through test plan execution
  • Develop and deliver verbal and written status reports
  • Help to identify, select, and implement software tools and technologies

Requirements of the Senior DevOps Engineer:

  • AWS certifications desired
  • Experience as a DevOps Engineer in an Agile cloud-based environment
  • Proficiency in several programming languages/technologies
  • Strong understanding of programming languages, relational databases, and NoSQL databases
  • Solid Linux systems scripting and administration skills
  • Working knowledge of Node.js/JavaScript and Python frameworks and design patterns
  • Experience with REST, SOA, and microservices
  • Experience with automated testing tools like Selenium, Mocha/Chai
  • Ability to manage continuous integration servers (Jenkins, Bamboo)
  • Experience with Atlassian Suite, Sonar, Crucible, and Electric Commander
  • Experience with Chef, Puppet, Salt, or Ansible in production environments
  • Experience building IaC using AWS CloudFormation or similar
  • Expertise with Git

Keywords: Senior DevOps Engineer, AWS, Agile, Oracle, MySQL, Linux, Node.js, JavaScript, Python, REST, SOA, Microservices, Selenium, Jenkins, Bamboo, Atlassian Suite, Chef, Puppet, Salt, Ansible, AWS CloudFormation, Git

Job ID: 311855

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging nearly 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group 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.

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