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DevOps Engineer
Ref No.: 20-03481
Category: Experienced Professional
Location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Start Date / End Date: 08/01/2020 to 12/31/2020
Genesis10 is currently seeking a DevOps Engineer for a contract position working with a major insurance client in the Milwaukee, WI area.

We are a team of 35+ engineers working on the the front-end development of the client website. The DevOps engineer would help our teams maintain their cloud resources in the multiple cloud clusters securely. The engineer would be responsible for creating and maintaining templates, writing automation scripts, and generally making sure our teams follow the best practices of enterprise cloud operations.

  • Work within a team to plan, deploy, and maintain critical business applications prod/non-prod AWS environments.
  • Design and implement appropriate environments for those applications, engineer suitable release management procedures and provide production support.
  • Influence other teams and broader Engineering groups in adopting Cloud technologies, processes, and best practices.
  • Work with DevOps leaders in other groups to define and align on standard operating procedures and best practices.
  • Automate the provisioning of environments using Ansible, Packer and Terraform.
  • Create application deployment pipelines with GitLab CI, Jenkins, and Helm.
  • Design and implement strategy to ensure all platform data is highly available and replicated
  • Troubleshoot problems, involving the appropriate resources and driving resolution of issues with a focus on minimizing impact to our customers.
  • Participate in the Agile DevOps design, development, testing, and release of new capabilities and features with focus on release and post-production support.
  • Drive improvements to processes and design enhancements to automation to continuously improve the production environment.
  • Work with Risk Management and Compliance teams to ensure target services are hardened and secure.
  • Identify reoccurring issues and work with Technology and Business partners to remediate using leading industry processes.
  • Amazing ability to see the need to automate everything
Basic Qualifications:
  • Thorough understanding of cloud-native technologies like AWS, Kubernetes, and CI/CD.
  • Bachelor’s degree.
  • At least 3 years of experience with AWS.
  • At least 2 years of experience in automated delivery and developing automation workflows and routines.
  • At least 2 years of experience in infrastructure design, implementation and delivery.
  • At least 1 year of experience in containerizing applications with Docker and deploying them to Kubernetes.
  • Familiar with CICD security tools like AppSpyder, Twistlock, CheckMarx
  • Ability to do development in Python, Node, and/or Java
  • Experience with Git and Continuous Integration tools
  • Ability to continuous learn as we change from one tool to another
  • Experience with migrating an application to the cloud
Nice to have’s:
  • Experience with Gitlab Ci, Monitoring and Instrumentation tools like NewRelic or DataDog
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Certified AWS Architect.
  • Experience with Kubernetes cluster administration and Stateful Sets.
  • Experience with Open Source tools such as Ansible, Gitlab CI, Helm, Jenkins and Terraform.
  • 1+ years of experience working with Agile Development Practices.
  • 2+ years of programming experience with automation or development in Python, Ruby, or equivalent.
  • 3+ years of experience Production Support experience in Linux environments.
  • 3+ years of experience in technology delivery in a DevOps / Cloud Engineering environment.
  • Strong grasp of automation and monitoring tools (ability to automate repeatable tasks via scripting).
  • Ability to define and deploy monitoring, metrics, and logging systems.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience required due to job requirements.

If you are a qualified candidate interested in this opportunity, please apply.
About Genesis10:
Genesis10 is a leading U.S. business and technology consulting firm with hundreds of clients needing proven talent and solutions to power their strategic initiatives.  If you are a high performing business or IT professional with solid, referenced experience, we want to meet you.  Genesis10 recruiters and delivery professionals are highly accomplished career advocates, who get to know you beyond your resume to position you with the opportunities that fit your skills, experience and aspirations.  We have benefit options to fit your needs and a support staff that works with you from placement throughout your engagement – project after project.   To learn more about Genesis10 and to view all our available career opportunities, please visit us at
“Genesis10 is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V”