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Senior DEVOPS Engineer
Ref No.: 17-03045
Location: Saint Paul, Minnesota
Senior DEVOPS Engineer
Client: MN.IT@ Department of Employment and Economic Development ( "DEED”)
Work Location: Saint Paul, Minnesota
Duration: 12+ Months
Interview: In-person interview

Mandatory Qualifications:
  • Four (4) years of experience creating and implementing optimal solutions based on a technical design
  • One (1) year of production experience deploying, automating, monitoring and administering 12 factor applications deployed to AWS, Google Compute Engine or Azure
  • Two (2) years of experience designing, implementing and supporting CI/CD pipelines
  • Two (2) years of experience integrating CI/CD Pipelines with Java and/or JavaScript build tools
  • One (1) year of experience with Git branching models such as GitFlow or other similar models
  • One (1) year of experience with Infrastructure as code and configuration management tools
  • One (1) project utilizing monitoring, metrics and log aggregation tools
  • One (1) project utilizing languages such as Go/Golang, Python, Java or JavaScript/Node js
  • Two (2) years of combined experience with Linux and Linux Scripting

Desired Skills:
  • One (1) project in production utilizing large-scale micro service environments
  • One (1) project in production utilizing Docker container orchestration engines such as Google Container Engine, AWS ECS, Red Hat OpenShift, Rancher,
  • One (1) year experience with AWS Lambda
  • One (1) year with AWS Cloud Formation or Terraform
  • One (1) year experience with AWS IAM, VPC, VPN, EC2, ELBs, and RDS
  • One (1) year experience with GitHub or GitLab
  • One (1) year experience with Gradle
  • One (1) year experience with NPM or other JavaScript build tools
  • Two (2) years of experience with Maven repository implementations such as Artifactory, Nexus or other similar tools
  • One (1) project utilizing Docker container registries such as Docker Hub, GitLab, Artifactory, EC2 Container Registry or other similar tools
  • One (1) project utilizing monitoring tools such as Amazon CloudWatch InfluxData, Prometheus or other similar tools
  • One (1) project utilizing Grafana or other similar tools

Question: Describe a cloud based architecture you played a large role in engineering. Within the description, focus on components of 12 factor applications and how they were accomplished within the architecture. If there were shortcomings within the architecture describe how you would make improvements. Be sure to include the process and tools used to build, test, deploy and monitor the applications. Response to question is limited to 2 pages, single spaced.

  • 2 Reference Required
  • Need to fill the skill matrix