Job Description :
Role: DevOps Engineer
Location: McLean, VA
Duration: 6 months (Contract to Hire)

Desired Skills: AWS, Javascript, Node.js, React, Flux, Jest, REST, JSON, HTML / HTML5, CSS / SCSS, Selenium, PhantomJS, NGINX, Express, Chef, Docker, Git / Github, AWS S3, AWS EC2, AWS Lambda, AWS Route53, AWS CloudFront, AWS API Gateway

As a Full-Stack Web Engineer, you''ll work on every part of a mission critical customer-facing web application, using cutting-edge open source frameworks, all on the cloud. You''ll bring solid experience in emerging and traditional technologies such as: Node.js, React, Flux, Jest, REST, JSON, HTML / HTML5, CSS / SCSS, Selenium, PhantomJS, NGINX, Express, Chef, Docker, Git / Github You will be fully utilizing AWS with services such as S3, EC2, Lambda, Route53, CloudFront, API Gateway, and many more.

You will:
Work with product owners to understand desired application capabilities and testing scenarios - Continuously improve software engineering practices
Automate everything possible with the goal of creating a great developer and increasing speed to market
Work within and across Agile teams to design, develop, test, implement, and support technical solutions across a full-stack of development tools and technologies
Lead the craftsmanship, availability, resilience, and scalability of your solutions
Bring a passion to stay on top of tech trends, experiment with and learn new technologies, participate in internal & external technology communities, and mentor other members of the engineering community
Encourage innovation, implementation of cutting-edge technologies, inclusion, outside-of-the-box thinking, teamwork, self-organization, and diversity

Contribute code to the development of multi-platform application systems, through local builds and deployments as well as the CI/CD environments and through to production.
Build modern HTML and JavaScript driven front-ends to achieve better quality, satisfy stakeholders and delight customers.
Be an expert on JavaScript and front end frameworks, collaborate with developers, business partners, architects, and other groups to identify technical and functional needs of systems.
Ensure adherence to Agile team norms and coding standards, software design best practices, architecture strategy and intent.
Conduct Design and code reviews to ensure code adheres to development standards.
Coach and mentor junior developers as needed to build code to adhere to standards.
Collaborate with other tech teams and product owners for delivering optimal technology solutions which will delight customers.
Work closely with the team Tech Lead
Stay up to date on technologies, techniques, and industry trends
Take ownership of the long term direction of the application

Basic Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree or military experience.
At least 3 years of experience with Javascript, including unit testing.
At least 2 years of experience with AWS.
Experience with CI/CD of a customer facing web application.
Experience deploying, monitoring, and maintaining a customer facing web application.

Preferred Qualifications:
Master’s Degree in Computer Science or Engineering.
5+ years of experience building software in enterprise/commercial environments, including systems and application design, code development and testing.
An active public Github account.
1+ years coding experience in ReactJS:
3+ years experience with advanced JavaScript concepts, design patterns.
3+ years experience with CI/CD technologies - Jenkins, CircleCI, Docker, etc.
3+ years experience with the concepts of code repositories and ability to commit code to Github.
1+ years experience with NGINX.
1+ years experience with test automation such as Selenium, Cucumber and/or PhantomJS.
1+ years experience with Agile, Scrum and/or XP.
1+ years experience with open source and commercial technologies and tools.
1+ years experience embracing, practicing and evangelizing frequent, incremental code testing and deployment.
1+ years experience with the Unix/Linux command line.
1+ years experience collaborating and communicating in a large team environment.
Knowledge of serverless design patterns