Job Description :
Position: SysOps/DevOps Engineer
Duration: 7 months
Location: Plano, TX

Required Skills:
Strong Scripting (Python, Shell, Power Shell)
Network Security
Packet Analysis
DevOps (Ansible, CICD, chef, puppet)
Linux Infrastructure

Preferred Skills :
Restful API

An ideal candidate should be comfortable working in a highly collaborative and creative technology environment, and should be fluent in or prepared to quickly master the following skills:
Python/Java/Go/C/C++, API Development, Automation with Teraform and Ansible, Devops Pipelines with tools like Jenkins, process automation, automated testing, performance testing and analysis, capacity management, Cloud networking and security, Application performance management, monitoring, self-healing systems design, executive reporting, and the like. In addition, this candidate should be comfortable with system admin responsibilities and skills to manage our current on-premise data protection systems in the interim, while planning for the future.

Basic Qualifications:
- Bachelor''s Degree or military experience
- At least 7 years’ experience in software development
- At least 7 years of system administrator experience
- At least 2 years’ experience in people management
- Comfortable with automation and use of CLI tools
- Deep understanding networking protocols such as TCP
- At least 7 years of SDLC experience
- At least 3 years of experience in developing RESTful APIs
- At least 1 Year experience in one of the following: RDBMS, SQL, No-SQL, RDS, PostgreSQL, MongoDB or DynamoDB
- Engineered scalable products with large data volumes
- Managed partner relationships, especially those involving vendors that provide services

Preferred Qualifications:
- 9+ years of professional experience in a technical role
- 3+ years of Cyber Security experience
- 7+ years’ experience in Agile practices
- 6+ years of leadership experience with full life-cycle IT development and platform support
- 2+ years of CI/CD toolsets experience
- 3+ years’ experience in one of the following Cloud technologies: AWS, Azure, OpenStack, Docker, Ansible, Chef or Terraform
- 3+ years’ experience in one of the following Build and CICD technologies: lSVN, GitHub, Maven, Jenkins, Nexus or Sonar
- 2+ years’ experience with one of the following: HP Diagnostics, JMeter, Splunk, BlueStripe, CloudWatch or Zabbix
- 2+ years’ experience with one of the following Agile methodologies: Scrum, SAFe, and Kanban
- Certified in one of the following: AWS technologies, Security+
- Experience with Packet analysis
- Experience with Network Security Monitoring
- Experience with Network Intrusion Detection Systems
- Experience with Host Intrusion Detection Systems
- Experience with tools such as Wireshark, Bro, tcpdump