Senior DevOps Engineer

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Senior DevOps Engineer 1Senior DevOps Engineer with over 15 years experience as a Systems, Developer, Consulting, Cloud, and DevOps Engineering. Most recently, hired as DevOps Engineer to scale product team growth. Managed all aspects of AWS hosting (budgeting, backups, compliance, patching). Migrated microservice architecture to ECS from custom Chef/Opsworks services. Implemented CI/CD pipelines, release patterns, and developer branching workflow. 

Skills: Splunk, ESX, Vagrant, Chef, Ansible, Openstack, AWS, Cloudformation, S3, SQS, RDS, Lambda, ECS, Kubernetes, Hadoop, Cassandra, Lucene, Sinatra, REST, ELK, Docker, Linux, Perl, Python/Jython, PHP, JavaScript/jQuery/Angular, Ruby/JRuby, SQL, ksh/sh/bash, Java/Android, Oracle, Sybase, Neo4j, Udeploy, MySQL, SQLite, k6, NewRelic, Autosys, ControlM, Grafana, InfluxDB,, Spidey sense ;), Disaster Recovery, Integration, JBoss, Tomcat, DevOps, ChatOps


  • Designed and delivered POC solution of integration of kerberized AWS EMR clusters (Hadoop secure mode) and core infrastructure services (spark, kafka, etc). Established Kerberos infrastructure. Developed automation to bootstrap multiple Kerberos trust relationships with EMR clusters, distributing keytabs, and creating required service principals.
  • Established and automated infrastructure for Cassandra datastore and managed multiple Cassandra clusters for DEV/Test and QA and PROD environments.
  • Established TeamCity CI/CD infrastructure and processes for a containerized .NET core on Linux with deployment on AWS ECS. Architected and implemented infrastructure using cloudformation for the ECS cluster and supporting buckets, VPC, security groups, etc.

Compensation Requirements: $150,000+

Location Requirements: Northampton, PA (Lehigh Valley or Philadelphia Region w/ Work-from-Home Options)

Interview Notes: Joined a startup…limited budget…even more limited than they told him…benefits suck…took paycut…kind of looking…prefers something local…remote mainly…once per week in the office…runs DevOps…no 401/life insurance…salary depends on benefits…can’t go below $150K…placed this candidate at a previous company…great personality and fun to work with…schedule an interview today.

Candidate ID#: 286140598672397/137515595908497

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