Job Description :
Senior DevOps Engineer
Contract/FTE: Contract to hire, contract
Contract Length: Long Term
Pay Rate:
Openings: 1
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Interview Process: 1 Phone Screen and a face to face
Exclusive: No
Start Date: ASAP
Job Order ID: 1712033

Just received an order for a Senior DevOps Engineer

seeking a Senior DevOps Engineer who will jump right into hands-on DevOps engineering and collaborate with our development and operations teams to lead the creation of DevOps solutions that scale with our rapid growth.

Work alongside engineer teams to create and deliver complex AWS-based solutions
Work alongside engineering teams to design and implement AWS solutions for infrastructure for deployment, monitoring, alerting, data storage, and security
Evaluate new tools and technologies based on current and future feature requirements, performance, cost effectiveness, and reliability
Review existing infrastructure with a fresh perspective to suggest improvements and optimizations
Contribute to best practices; create diagrams and documentation where appropriate and participate in stand ups with the engineering team
Collaborate directly with the engineering team to define strategy and technical infrastructure roadmap, and drive the rapid implementation of appropriate technologies
Define and report on performance KPI

Desired Skills and Background
Bachelor’s degree or higher in Computer Science, or equivalent experience
Extensive AWS cloud experience (EC2, ELB, ECS, VPC, IAM, RDS, CloudWatch, CloudFormation, etc
AWS Certification preferred but not essential: SysOps and/or Solutions Architect ideal
Demonstrable expertise in managing AWS-based infrastructure
Experience with DevOps and automation: Continuous Integration, Continuous Deployment, Configuration Management, CloudFormation, Salt, Ansible, Jenkins, Chef, Puppet, CircleCI, etc.
Experience with Docker tooling and ecosystem
Track record of AWS and Linux experience
Expertise with Amazon RDS and one or more of Elastic MapReduce (EMR), DynamoDB, Redshift
Expertise with application performance monitoring tools such as AppDynamics, NewRelic, and open source alternatives
Self-starter with excellent communication skills, written and spoken

What We Offer
A fantastic opportunity to be part of a growing start-up. A chance to work with a passionate, driven and fun team.
An incredible work environment - fun, casual and fast-paced
Monthly team activities and outings
Loft-style office with plenty of break-out space
Fully stocked company snack area complete with every drink and snack your heart desires
Great benefits - Health, Dental, Vision, and Vacation