RESPONSIBILITIES: Kforce has a client that is seeking an experienced and skilled DevOps Engineer to maintain the campus' Student Assessed Integrated Learning (SAIL) Platform, including both a Mobile and Web-based interface. Essential Duties: The DevOps Engineer will maintain the cloud-based hosting websites/apps by identifying system requirements Monitoring system performance, and trouble-shooting issues The DevOps Engineer will be responsible for establishing and maintaining processes that ensure stable web and mobile environments and the availability of sites/apps functions and services The DevOps Engineer will have deep understanding of the underlying data structure and will be able to support data requests from business owners This individual will participate in product development efforts and serve as a liaison between vendors and the university as well as a liaison between other initiatives around the University and the SAIL Initiative specifically The DevOps Engineer will engage in maintenance, quality assurance and customer support activities Establish Web system specifications by analyzing access, information, and security requirements; designing system infrastructure Document system configuration, processes, and procedures Maintain Web system performance by performing system monitoring and analysis, and performance tuning; troubleshooting systems; designing and running system load/stress testing; escalating application problems to vendor Upgrades Web system by conferring with vendors and services; developing, testing, evaluating, and installing enhancements and new software Secure Web system by developing system access, monitoring, control, and evaluation; establishing and testing disaster recovery policies and procedures; completing back-ups; maintaining documentation Working with Information Security Specialist for routine audit of the related systems Work with development team to set up development REQUIREMENTS: Master's degree in Math, Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field is preferred, but not required Exceptional communication skills including written, verbal and presentations Exceptional team player Exceptional technical and problem-solving skills 3-5 years' experience of web server configuration and maintenance Ability to manage various workload of projects with many priorities; Prioritization skills are key, as the nature of opportunity, urgency of need and size of the work rapidly change Experience with Amazon Web Services is a must Knowledgeable with HTML5, CSS, JQuery, Ruby on Rails, AngularJS Experience with mobile app development is desired Familiar with SQL Server and ability to write SQL queries Experience with Amazon Web Services, including EC2, Lambda, and CloudFormation Experience with agile and scrum-based development methodologies Experience with Test-driven development and Continuous Integration Knowledge of system integration and web services is a plus Experience working with design and development vendor is a plus 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. Associated topics: .net, algorithm, application, backend, c++, developer, matlab, programming, software development engineer, sw
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