IT Engineer V Specialized (DevOps Engineer with Python, R, AWS, Kubernetes) - OFFSITE

Location: REMOTE, VA

Analytics CoE team is looking for a DevOps Engineer that will be playing a key role in helping on Analytics-Grid Lift and Shift to AWS Cloud and bring in key transformational changes to how we deploy Analytics Tools (Python, R, RStudio, etc) using cloud native architecture.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Analyze requirements presented by Product Owner and design sustainable solutions to advance deployment of Analytics Platform functionality
  • Drive automation through the use of popular cloud orchestration, configuration management, and CI/CD systems
  • Support containerization technologies such as Docker and Kubernetes on AWS
  • Troubleshoot performance and scalability issues in products and infrastructure
  • Participate in production software deployments working closely with team members to ensure the proper transition of system changes into the production environments
  • Develop & maintain technical documentation including system diagrams & operational procedures

Required qualifications:

  • Min 8 years of production experience with full software development lifecycle in a team environment
  • 5+ years of Python, R with a preference for Python
  • 5+ years of production experience with core AWS services
  • 5+ years production experience with cloud orchestration tools like Cloud Formation or Terraform
  • 3+ years of production experience with setting up CI/CD pipelines in systems like Jenkins, AWS Code Pipeline
  • 3+ years of production experience with Dockerizing application runtimes and hosting in the cloud

Key Competencies:

  • Knowledgeable in the AWS Well Architected Framework
  • Strong analytical, organizational, problem-solving, and time-management skills
  • Strong communication (verbal and written) and listening skills
  • Strong teamwork, planning, and coordination skills
  • Self-motivation, adaptability, and the ability to meet aggressive deadlines
  • Ability to independently research and resolve technical problems in a complex IT environment with local and remote groups

Additional Requirement:

3+ years of production experience with configuration management systems like Ansible or Puppet or Chef