Job Description :
Job Title: DevOps Engineer (with Azure)
Location: Deerfield, IL
Duration: 6 + Months

Experience with the Microsoft Azure in a DevOps Engineer roleas well as application infrastructure related activities is a must
Provide full application development support across all environments including providing production support - Level 3 and higher in a DevOps role

 Essential Skills:

Hands-on experience working with Application teams to deliver leading platforms with tight deadlines.
Experience managing tasks across multiple simultaneous projects with aggressive time lines.
Proven experience in working on Azure environments & its offerings (PaaS, SaaS or IaaS), PowerShell, Load balancing, Firewall and DNS.
Understanding of Cloud APIs and Cloud technologies with some .NET & C# programing experience.
Act as a liaison between application development and different infrastructure teams.
Ability to troubleshoot across multiple applications
Working knowledge of Maven, Jenkins or Hudson
Understanding of OWASP and security best practices
Prior experience in using cloud APIs to automate provisioning, deployment, improving system performance and stability a plus.
5 years of hands on Linux/Unix scripting and administration or experience with managing middleware application technologies is required
Strong understanding of Internet protocols including HTTP, SSL, TCP, IP is required
Ability to use a wide variety of open source technologies and tools is a plus
Hands on experience in troubleshooting Java application problems and experience with Big Data, Apache, Tomcat and other middleware technologies is a plus
Exposure to public cloud and cloud technologies such as Amazon AWS, Azure, or any other Infrastructure as a Service providers is a plus
Knowledge of LAN WAN Network, VPN and IPSEC is a plus
Prior experience with tools such as Maven, Jenkins and Perforce and setting up CI/CD pipeline is required
Use of Cloud APIs to automate provisioning and deployments is a plus
2 years of experience in any one of these technologies: Puppet, Chef, Ruby, Python or Shell scripting


Working knowledge of TFS and TFS Build definitions.
Working knowledge of Confluence Wiki is a plus.
A college degree in Computer Science or equivalent filed.
Certification in relevant technologies is a plus