Job Description :
Job Title: DevOps Lead
Location: Denver, CO
Duration: 12 Months

Hourly Rate: $75-80/hr. C2C

Must have skills:

Kubernetes
Docker
AKS
APIM CI-CD pipeline
Excellent communication
Azure certification
What You Will Do :

DevOps tasks

Hands-on Individual Contractor position

What You Need :

Overall, at least 10 years of experience in IT operations/DevOps

3+ years of experience with Microsoft Azure Cloud

3+ years of experience with building and managing CI/CD pipelines with Jenkins, Octopus, VSTS, TeamCity, and other continuous integration and release management software

EITHER - expertise in Dockers, Kubernetes, Terraform (IaaS, PaaS Preferably on Azure env but as long as they bring cloud expertise and are excellent on the DevOps skills they can be considered.

OR - Site Reliability Engineering - production environment availability, latency, performance, efficiency, change management, monitoring, emergency response, and capacity planning. This should be on Azure

3+ years of experience in writing scripts using PowerShell, bash, other scripting tools.

Experience with cloud databases (SQL Server, NoSQL, Data Warehouse Solutions) and setting up infrastructure as code

Designing/implementing micro-services or Service Oriented Architecture applications

Familiar with RESTFUL API implementations using JSON/SOAP

Working knowledge with various operating systems and platforms, specifically Windows, Debian, Mac OSX and related software

Extensive production application support experience as well as application monitoring especially with a modern log store / SIEM solution.

Some backend OO programming experience or JavaScript experience

SQL both using querying databases and administration experience is highly desirable

Experience with API management technologies in modern cloud environments

Experience in designing distributed systems/solutions is highly welcome