Job Title: DevOps Engineer (Azure Automation)
Location: Palo Alto, CA
Duration: 6 months
Full Time, M-F
Responsible for design, development and enhancement of automation of Microsoft Azure hosted solutions. Develops software solutions and reports, as well as writes technical specifications and user documentation for all programming work. Meets with internal stakeholders to discuss specific automation needs. Analyze and investigate problems that have been reported by internal stakeholders and document the results. Develop automated dashboard applications to provide metrics, display real-time status, automate alerts for incomplete information, and enable drill-down to specific details. Perform maintenance of programs and correct defects that have been identified and suggest solutions to defects and problems that may have been detected. Must be able to work independently with PowerShell scripting and be able to properly document work.
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering with six years of relevant experience desired.
4-6 years of DevOps experience: Linux and Windows Administration; Chef, Puppet, Ansible, GitHub, Python and PowerShell
Solid experience in MS Server 2012 or 2016, Visual Studio, and SQL Server
Solid understanding of public clouds, mainly Azure. Deploying and architecting environments of client Cloud Platform or other public clouds.
Prior experience in Azure environment automation, monitoring and security solutions
Working knowledge of Azure automation Desired State Configuration (DSC) and Custom Script Extension
Working knowledge of Azure Operations Management Suite (OMS)
Knowledge of Information Security solutions
Hands on experience with web technology: Development, Sysadmin, Configuration and Deployment.
Experience in compiling, installing and troubleshooting some of the popular open source applications and server software
The ability to thrive in a fast paced, demanding environment where each day provides a new set of challenges under short time constraints involving complex network configuration and/or troubleshooting requirements
Microsoft MCSA, MCSE, MCSE is a plus
Windows 7 or Windows 10 certification is plus
Windows Server 2012 or 2016 certification is a plus
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