Senior DevOps/Cloud Engineer

Location: Belmont, California Salary: competitive
Sector: Medical Devices Type: Contract

You will implement and improve the software development practices, release management methodologies and software deployment strategies; optimizing and fine tuning for best 'uptime' and performance. You will actively interface with software developers, product managers, test engineers, administrators on projects and provide on-call support. You should be able to identify, troubleshoot and resolve issues quickly and effectively, sometimes under pressure. Responsibilities include capacity planning, performance tuning, and automation/tools development.

  • Deploy a sequencing solutions products to Dev, Test, and production environments in the cloud (AWS).
  • Manage all services, including github, AWS, Okta, product micro-services; building infrastructure around these to make them more consistent and less manual - more automated.
  • Ensure the development and production infrastructure is robust and secure. Secure processing of Personally Identifiable Information (PII) and Personal Health Information (PHI) is critical.
  • Build and deploy monitoring tools for systems we use for development and production.
  • Escalate customers' technical product issues to the engineering team for troubleshooting and resolution.
  • Participate in product design and development, customer training, and support as needed.
  • Setup tools like SaltStack, OpenStack, ELK Stack, Vault, LDAP
  • Setup infrastructure like AWS, HAProxy, and VPCs
  • Evaluate, plan, and implement new infrastructure

Work with Project Teams, Product Management, Development, and Testing teams to understand needs and investigate issues. Skills:

  • Experience working with development teams in an agile environment.
  • Experience with configuration management and orchestration tools (Terraform, Ansible, Chef, SaltStack, Vagrant, AWS CloudFormation).
  • Experience configuring and troubleshooting web servers, proxies, and load balancers like node.js, nginx, HAProxy, ELB.
  • Experiene working with security technologies and tools (SAST, DAST, Dome9, Qualys, Arachni).
  • Ability to translate product requirements into robust and secure Infrastructure implementations.

This position will only be considered on a W2 basis.

If this is of interested to you or a colleague please get in touch with your latest CV.

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