Azure DevOps/Cloud Engineer in Hoboken, NJ at ConsultNet

Date Posted: 9/30/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Hoboken, NJ
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    9/30/2020
  • Job ID:
    20-01393

Job Description

Title:Azure DevOps/Cloud Engineer
Location: Hoboken, NJ
Duration: 6 months with a probable extension

Job Description:
Operating within the IT organization, the DevOps/Cloud Engineer will play a strategic role in designing and building out our cloud resources as part of our modernization initiatives. This very talented candidate will have a solid understanding of Linux systems administration and knowledge of the Microsoft Azure cloud platform and related technologies, as well as experience in engineering applications in the cloud. The candidate should have a positive attitude and excellent communication skills to effectively share his/her expertise and knowledge.
Must have experience with Microsoft Azure Cloud Platform.
Responsibilities
  • Implements IaaS, PaaS and SaaS based Azure solutions.
  • Writes Dockerfiles, Helm charts and templates
  • Perform system administration functions including monitoring system and network performance, troubleshooting system problems, maintaining user accounts and various tracking systems
  • Actively manage cloud accounts (Azure) and make recommendations on how best to support our infrastructure and interact with Developers and Architects in cross-functional areas
  • Provide periodic off-hours development or go-live support activities.
  • Work closely with a team of architects, engineers, and developers to create functional design specifications, Azure reference architectures, and assist with other project deliverables as needed.
  • Migrate servers and workloads from On-Prem to Cloud environment.
  • Set up and administer Kubernetes clusters in Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Manages Artifactory as a Maven / NPM / Docker / Helm artifact repository
  • Writes and Maintains ARM templates to provision resources in Azure cloud.
  • Manage expectations and conflicts/obstacles and unexpected difficulties.
Qualifications and Education Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, IT or related field.
  • 5+ years of Linux Administration and DevOps experience.
  • Strong communication skills (written and oral).
  • Ability to understand complex technical issuesand work alongside other teams.
  • Experience with the following applications or services:
  • Azure DevOps
  • Azure cloud platform
  • Working with Docker containers in a production environment.
  • Understanding of DevOps(CI/CD)and Agile practices.
  • Azure Resource Manager (ARM) Templates
  • Kubernetes and Helm
  • Intermediate scripting (any combination ofAnsible,Perl, Ruby, Bourne, Python, and others)
  • Understanding of proper industry change management procedures required.
  • Outstanding analytics and problem solving
  • Excellent time management, project management and organizational skills
  • Customer focused, and dedicated to the best possible user experience
  • Experience with clustering, load balancing and HA
  • Strong conceptual knowledge of Windows server operating systems (on-premises & IaaS)
  • Comprehensive understanding of IT security best practices and threat protection

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