Randstad DevOps Engineers in New York, New York

DevOps Engineers

job details:

  • location:New York, NY

  • salary:$55 - $60 per hour

  • date posted:Wednesday, February 13, 2019

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

  • reference:670710

job description

DevOps Engineers

job summary:

Our client is searching for a DevOps Engineer, under the general direction from the Manager of Operations, will assist in many of the day-to-day tasks critical to the team s success. These tasks will include support and design of continuous integration and delivery pipeline applications, various scripting and automation tasks relative to service delivery, and/or platforms support. Other duties will include documentation of applications and standards, maintenance of ticketing queues, general assistance with projects, troubleshooting, and after hours SDLC support.

location: New York, New York

job type: Contract

salary: $55 - 60 per hour

work hours: 9am to 5pm

education: Bachelors


  • Architect, design and support continuous integration and delivery pipeline.

  • Drive technical innovation and efficiency in cloud infrastructure operations via automation

  • Scripting tasks relative to platforms support and service delivery.

  • Facilitate after hours deployment efforts as needed.

  • Support development and QA teams in their deployment efforts as needed.

  • Open change tickets as needed to facilitate release automation processes

  • Become thoroughly familiar with all compliance and security requirements, adhering to all policy and standards, adapting to CI/CD platform as needed.

  • Ensure pipeline platforms are redundant and backed up as needed.

  • Communicate effectively and appropriately, deferring to management on communicating with external teams as needed.

  • Provide internal and external customers with excellent customer service

  • Attend departmental, project and general meetings and effectively represent current status as appropriate.

  • Participate in company provided training and perform independent training and research as appropriate.

  • Install system patches and application updates as directed.

  • Assist in other production support efforts as needed.

  • Participate in an on-call support rotation for providing after-hours support.

  • Where possible, design and/or automate yourself out of any of the above duties.


  • Minimum 3-5 years of experience in automation, scripting, or development.

  • Minimum 3-5 years of experience with server infrastructure management in either Windows or Linux.

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience within Information Technology field required.

  • Advanced job-related certifications preferred but not required. Technical certifications are a plus.


  • Leading candidates will have both developer and operations education and/or experience.

  • Command of at least one scripting language, such as PowerShell, Ruby or Python and openness to adding the others as required by your daily tasks.

  • Conversant in or willing to learn git source code management

  • Familiar with continuous integration tools, like Jenkins, GitLab, Bamboo, Go CD.

  • Strong familiarity with Linux or Windows Server platforms support and eagerness to continue building expertise in the less familiar platform.

  • General familiarity with AWS or Azure or other leading cloud platforms and virtualization.

  • Experience supporting applications that run on Web services and Java virtual machines technologies, IIS or Apache web servers..

  • Experience with Load balancing methodologies and technologies.

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