DevOps Engineer(SAAS Experience)

Full Time Posted 10 days ago
Main Location
Hanover, MD, United States
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Your Role

The Blue Planet software division is seeking a stellar DevOps / Site Reliability Engineer to develop and support various production cloud hosted and on-premises environments. Blue Planet platform is based on a modern software architecture that leverages open-source technologies, model-driven templates and container-based micro-services. The candidate will be responsible for developing, optimizing and supporting development and operations of cloud-based / on-premises network automation solutions.


Your Responsibilities

Design, implement and maintain a Docker/Kubernetes cloud and on-prem infrastructure.

· Design, implement and maintain security best practices of a Docker/Kubernetes cloud and on-prem infrastructure.

· Lead security initiatives in design and implementation of cloud and on-premises environments.

· Design, implement and maintain a CI/CD pipelines for large scale software development and delivery in both cloud and on-premises environments using tools such as teamcity, gitlab and jenkins

· Deploy and operate micro-services base systems

· Deploy, impletment, and maintain AWS Direct Connect, Site-to-Site VPN, and Client side VPN

· Configure authentication tools such as LDAP, Radius, AWS Cognito, etc.

· Write Terraform, helm, ansible, and cloudformation templates to support various deployments in on-prem and in the cloud.

· Run and automate security scans and generate reports on various artifacts such as source code and docker images.

· Maintain source control infrastructures such as bitbucket, github, and gitlab.

· Troubleshoot and resolve issues in development, test, and production environments

· Implement security best practices for cloud infrastructure

· Be available for 24/7 support of cloud and on-premises infrastructure

· Be able to deploy, explain, and support an end-to-end cloud or on-prem solutions to stake holders.

· Be responsive on Sack / Teams to answer community queries.

· Be able to document and explain deployment and operations processes.



Minimum Qualifications

BS/MS degree in CS/EE or equivalent with 7+ years in Software Development

· 3+ years Python coding experience.

· 3+ years in Bash scripting experience.

· 3+ years Unix Sysadmin experience.

· 2+ years dealing with AWS Direct Connect, AWS Site-to-Site VPN, AWS Client Side VPN

· Hands on Experience in building, managing and supporting CI/CD pipelines (teamcity / Jenkins)

· 3+ years 24/7 support of cloud infrastructure

· Be able to deploy, monitor, explain cloud security best practices.

· Be able to troubleshoot Docker and Kubernetes deployment issues.

· Be able to troubleshoot Unix Sysadmin issues, such as, disk partition, login issues, network connective problems, ssh issues, DNS, firewall, tunnelling issues.

· 2+ years experiences with Ansible, helm, terraform, and cloudformation as part of an integrated automation deployment.

· Be familiar with Vagrant and virtualbox

· Good platform and OS knowledge (RHEL, CentOs, Ubuntu, Mac)

· Good AWS experiences

· Be familiar with Azure and Google Cloud

· Be able to perform root cause analysis on various cloud and on-prem deployments.

· Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills

· Excellent written and verbal communication skills


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DevOps Engineer(SAAS Experience)
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