English speaking Senior Devops Engineer Contract role - 100% REMOTE!

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Posted 8 days ago Worldwide Salary undisclosed
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Job Description

We are looking for an English-speaking Senior Devops Engineer to assist with an ongoing project. This will be fully remote.

Key Responsibilities:

Participate in design, implementation and operational activities supporting the platform

Ensure that the code and other artifacts are well-structured, understandable and maintainable

Work collaboratively with your peers, using pair/mob programming, code reviews and other techniques

Take ownership of platform components that your team is responsible for

Participate in operational on-call duties and incident management activities

Define and apply best practices towards infrastructure management and platform operations

Ensure that the platform is operationally stable and actively work towards improving its resiliency

Evaluate and introduce new technologies and engineering practices

Mentor and guide more junior members of the team

Participate in recruitment and onboarding activities

Minimum Requirements:

Proven commercial experience with cloud technologies (AWS) (5 years)

Deep knowledge of full software delivery life cycle (design, development, testing, delivery, operations)

Deep experience of using and operating distributed computing technologies (NoSQL/SQL data stores, messaging platforms like AWS Kinesis, Kafka or Pulsar, security, performance, resiliency, observability)

Strong experience of provisioning and managing AWS accounts and services (IAM, VPC, EC2, ALB/ELB, ECS/EKS, S3, SNS, SQS, MKS, DynamoDB, OpenSearch, Aurora MySQL/PostgreSQL, RedShift, Route53, CloudFront, CloudWatch, CloudTrail, etc.)

Strong experience with managing cloud infrastructure as code (CDK, Pulumi, Terraform, CloudFormation)

Strong experience with container technologies (Docker+Swarm, Kubernetes, ECS/EKS, Nomad, Istio, Envoy, etc.)

Experience in SRE practices (alerting, troubleshooting, incident management, post-mortems, SLOs, etc.)

Experience with chaos engineering and improving platform resiliency (Gremlin, Litmus, Chaos Monkey)

Experience in configuring and operating observability solutions and tools (AWS CloudWatch, Datadog, ELK stack, Prometheus, Jaeger, Zipkin, FluentD, etc.)

Experience in defining and delivering CI/CD solutions spanning application and infrastructure components, enabling fast and low-risk delivery model, including continuous deployment (CodeBuild+CodePipeline, CodeFresh, Jenkins, etc.)

Experience with system integration protocols and data formats (GRPC/Protocol Buffers, REST/JSON/HTTP, OpenAPI/Swagger, TCP/IP, etc.)

Start: ASAP
Duration: 6 months + Extensions
Location: Remote
Languages: English
Rate: To be agreed