Job Description

TCI has an immediate need for a Senior DevOps Engineer in Herndon, VA. This is not a Corp2Corp opportunity. This is a long-term contract opportunity with the possibility of hire. In addition to competitive, market-rate based pay, TCI provides all our Consultants with Comprehensive Medical/Dental Insurance, 401k, Life Insurance and Long-Term Disability benefits.

This position requires US Citizenship or Permanent Residence.
We are offering an exciting Contract opportunity with our client in Herndon, VA. If you enjoy a collaborative and creative work environment, this is a great opportunity for you to join a rapidly growing IT team.
The DevOps Engineer, is a hands-on DevOps engineering role leveraging AWS and other cloud technologies to deliver Infrastructure as Code in a mixed Linux and Windows cloud environment. The DevOps Engineer works within a Hybrid Cloud to effectively harness the power and versatility of AWS technologies in a DevOps model to achieve operational efficiencies and cost savings.
  • The DevOps Engineer is highly proficient in using DevOps tools (Git, Jenkins, Ansible), modern scripting languages (Python with Boto3, PowerShell with AWS Tools for PowerShell) and AWS tools (AWS CLI, AWS Services) to deliver Infrastructure as Code in a mixed Linux and Windows cloud environment.
  • The DevOps Engineer also works with and mentors peers including conducting peer reviews, evaluating implementations and providing feedback for continuous process improvements.
  • This position is an individual contributor and has no supervisory responsibilities. Provides functional expertise through day-to-day work tasks.
  • 70%: Design and implement AWS cloud solutions with emphasis on delivering Infrastructure as Code (IaC) in a DevOps environment.
  • 15%: Troubleshoot and resolve issues with AWS cloud and IaC implementations.
  • 10%: Ideate with the product owners, architecture owners, and other DevOps/Cloud engineers on new and innovative solutions and services.
  • 5%: Provides mentoring to aide in the development and growth of team members.
  • Minimum of 6 years of experience working as a DevOps Engineer.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in a related field.
  • AWS Industry Certifications.
  • Extensive hands-on AWS infrastructure experience including design, implementation, and troubleshooting across a wide range of Amazon Web Services including but not limited to EC2, EBS, S3, Lambda, CloudWatch, Cloud Trail, IAM, etc.
  • Strong abilities with designing and implementing IAM policies is a major plus.
  • Solid understanding of the core DevOps tools for Source Control (Git), Continuous Integration (Jenkins), Configuration Management and Automation (Ansible).
  • At least 2 years hands-on experience implementing Infrastructure as Code using Python and Boto3.
  • Proficient in automated testing of IaC and DevOps pipelines using Python, PowerShell and other tools.
  • Experience using PowerShell and AWS Tools for PowerShell is a major plus.
  • Proficiency using the AWS CLI.
  • Automation and IaC experience with Ansible highly desired.
  • Experience working in a DevOps culture and integrating with Agile teams is a must.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

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