Kforce DevOps Engineer in Deerfield, Illinois

Kforce has a client in search of a DevOps Engineer in Deerfield, Illinois (IL).Summary:Applicant should have background in application server support and release engineering best practices in enterprise environment, as well as management of geographically distributed team. It is required of them to communicate with client, engineers, leadership peers, requesters, and provide contact point for information on stability of application servers and provision of built artifacts in timely manner. This individual also needs to provide planning of specific releases delivery along with managing of provision of DevOps services to internal and external clients.

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Mathematics

  • Experience identifying operational issues and recommending and implementing strategies to resolve problems

  • Experience with programming languages

  • Knowledge of IT technologies

  • Strong background in Linux/Unix Administration

  • Experience with automation/configuration management using either Chef or Puppet an equivalent

  • Ability to use a wide variety of open source technologies and cloud services (experience with Azure is plus)

  • Strong experience with SQL and MySQL

  • A working understanding of code and script (PHP, Python, Perl and/or Ruby)

  • Experience with Atlassian tools like Bamboo, JIRA, and confluence

  • Experience in using version controller tools like Subversion (SVN), GIT, IBM Clear case UCM and PVCS

  • Experience as a Cloud DevOps Engineer

  • Knowledge on open stack and Docker

  • Experience with monitoring tools Elastic Search, Kibana, Logstash (ELK) and Zabbix

  • Extensively used build utilities like Maven, ANT for building of jar, war, bar and ear files

  • Excellent communicative, interpersonal, intuitive, analysis and leadership skills with ability to work efficiently in both independent and team work environments

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:HoursMinimum Compensation:50.00Maximum Compensation:50.00