Senior DevOps Engineer

at Kforce Technology
Location New York, NY
Date Posted November 30, 2021
Category Default
Job Type Full-time



Kforce is working with a consumer services firm located in New York, NY and they are in search for a Senior DevOps Engineer. Our DevOps team is looking for a Senior DevOps Engineer to help keep infrastructure functioning correctly. The Senior DevOps Engineer develops and manages software continuous deployment and integration processes, alerting and monitoring frameworks and builds and maintains the systems and network infrastructure hosted in our AWS environment. This role involves building and maintaining our dockerized environments, ensuring sufficient capacity for traffic spikes and monitoring system health and performance across the entire stack from load balancers to databases. This position works closely with our internal software developers to ensure our systems are stable, reliable and provide a fast, responsive experience for our systems. This role will report to the Lead DevOps Engineer.


  • Automate the provisioning and auto-scaling of infrastructure
  • Developing DevOps framework and implement standards, processes, and controls for release and deployment activities
  • Architect and develop best practices for software build tooling and continuous integration tools Jenkins and infrastructure automation
  • Provide on-call support when required on a rotating basis
  • Provide incident and problem management support for business groups and operations
  • Create and maintain technical documentation including operational run books, user guides, and standard operating procedures
  • Ability to analyze and apply patches, hot fixes, complete upgrades, and product enhancements for any automation tooling
  • Handle infrastructure CI/CD, monitoring, and performance improvements to support our backend (Postgres, MySQL, Redis, Ruby)