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Platform Engineer : 17-02908
Ref No.: 17-02908
Location: Pleasanton, California
Primary Skills : Cloud Foundry, PAAS, Risk mediation, Linux, Scripting, Load Balancers, Messaging Services, Application Server, DevOps(git, Girhub, Jira, Jenkins), JavaScript (Node.JS), Monitoring.
Job Duration : 6 Months Contract to Hire
Contract Type : W2 only

Job Description/ Responsibilities :
Responsibilities :
  • Must have an ability to communicate highly complex technical architectures/solutions to a nontechnical audience as well as communicating business processes and requirements to a technical audience is an absolute must in this position.
  • Understand details of Cloud Foundry Platform as a Service including its strengths and weaknesses
  • Evaluate proposed architecture/solutions and be able to quickly identify potential operational risks the solution may introduce once in production. Risk mediation is a key duty, and the ability to proactively communicate risks professionally and precisely is an absolute must.
  • Support a large and diverse PaaS infrastructure in a 24x7 support model
  • Diagnosis and remediation of technical problems
  • Take ownership with minimal guidance and engagement with internal support and engineering teams and third party suppliers as required
  • Tracking and management of platform usage and capacity metrics
  • Development and documentation of mechanisms for deployment, monitoring and maintenance
  • Work with customers on technology solutions and resolve customer issues
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related field. 
  • Minimum (4) years in a directly related field
  • Strong Hands on Linux experience
  • Strong knowledge of at least one scripting language
  • Strong understanding of operating systems & networking concepts
  • Good understanding of storage, load balancers, virtualization, web, database and messaging services with the ability to dive deep into any of these areas when necessary
  • Good hands-on experience with web architecture and the appropriate technology stacks such as Apache, Tomcat, Websphere, or JBOSS
  • Experience with Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery using modern DevOps tools and workflows such as git, GitHub, Jira and Jenkins
  • Some experience coding in Java, Javascript (Node.js)
Other Qualifications :  
  • Preferred experience with Platforms as a Service such as Cloud Foundry
  • Experience with deploying container based applications using Docker
  • Have working knowledge of one of the monitoring tools such as Nagios, Dynatrace or AppDynamics
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

    Please apply directly with your updated resume or call Subrata at # 408-512-2372