Senior Cloud DevOps Engineer

at CGI Group, Inc.
Location Knoxville, TN
Date Posted April 14, 2021
Category Default
Job Type Full-time


Senior Cloud DevOps Engineer

Position Description
This is a pivotal role to assist in the development and transformation of systems leveraging an Automation / DevOps model. Areas of work will include the development of automation, managing Kubernetes clusters and nodes in a multi-tenant environment, monitoring (alerting/logging), deployment and continuous integration working closely with our Infrastructure teams and business partners.

The ideal candidate must be detail oriented, possess strong verbal and written communication skills, able to multi task, can work independently and is a team performer. You should also have a proactive approach to identify problems before they happen and implement solutions that detect and prevent outages.

• Supporting Kubernetes (Rancher and PKS) clusters and worker nodes
• Streamline operations by thinking "automation first"
• Assist in resolution of issues with new and existing container solutions
• Lead technical projects in support of containerization initiatives
• Collaborate with other teams and external vendors to deliver quality solutions to our clients.
• Be responsive to the business, colleagues, vendors and management
• Maintain currency with latest developments in the Kubernetes world
• Support business technology plans, influence over architectural designs and documentation for hybrid hosting solutions
• After hour and week-end availability for support is required in this role
• Participation in on-call rotation expected

• 2+ Years of experience managing/operating Kubernetes environments
• 2+ Years of experience in a DevOps oriented support team
• 4+ Years of experience with scripting languages (Bash, Python, Ruby, PowerShell, etc..)
• 2+ Years of experience with SDLC tools (Bitbucket, GitLab, Jenkins, Bamboo, etc.)
• 2+ Years of experience working with configuration management tools (Chef, Puppet, Ansible, Rundeck, etc)
• 2+ Years of experience managing infrastructure environments with IoC (Infrastructure as Code) methodology
• Knowledge of Server Operating systems with an emphasis on Microsoft and Linux
• 10+ Years of experience in Information Technology, 5 years in a senior infrastructure role
• A demonstrated history of learning new technologies and the ability to integrate them to provide solutions to complex problems
• Proven experience in working in a fast-paced deadline driven environment. Must be able to adapt to rapidly evolving opportunities
• Organized and methodical approach with excellent attention to detail
• Ability to manage multiple projects and priorities
• Ability to exercise strict confidentiality
• Familiar with ITIL methodology for ITSM

• Python
• Server - Wintel
• Server - Linux
• Kubernetes
• Customer Service & Support
• Problem Solving/Decision Making
• Communication (Oral/Written)
• DevOps

Your future duties and responsibilities

Required qualifications to be successful in this role

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  • Python
  • DevOps
  • Infrastructure as a Code
  • ITIL
  • Kubernetes
  • Linux
  • Problem Solving/DecisionMaking
  • SDLC
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