DevOps Engineer

RemX Specialty Staffing - Philadelphia, PA3.4


My client in Philadelphia is looking for a DevOps/Infrastructure engineer to work out of its Center City location. Working within in the platforms team, this position provides support and administration of systems and services furnished by the infrastructure service delivery group. This is a hands on engineering role chiefly centered around Microsoft Azure and Microsoft Windows server side responsibilities with RedHat and Solaris as ancillary skill sets. We seek an engineer who is comfortable creating automated solutions to routine tasks using PowerShell or Python. Only US Permanent Resident or Citizens will be considered.


Provide service and technology support to all users accessing services within Infrastructure Technologies. Respond and take immediate action to security alerts and all incidents on enterprise wide technology systems.
Install, configure and manage system diagnostic and monitoring tools. Ensure all critical security reporting systems are logging and generating alerts.
Design and integrate secure and scalable solutions into the organization's infrastructure based on developing business requirements. Ensure that projects designed in group meet our required security criteria according to the client policies. Keep systems documentation accurate and up to date. Generate end user instructional documentation for newly delivered services.
Create automated solutions to routine tasks using PowerShell or Python.
Keep abreast of the current technologies. Make recommends for changes to the network infrastructure that enhance service and help meet business objectives while maintaining adequate security.

Job Requirements


Skills and Abilities

Working knowledge of Azure Resource Manager including some or all of the following
AD/Identity Management (AD-Connect, SSO)
RBAC Management for all aspect of Azure
Operations Management Suite
Application Insights
Storage Account Management
Cosmos and SQL DB
Virtual Networking
Application Gateway
SSL Cert Installation
Traffic Manager
Keyvault (Certs, Secrets, Connection Strings)
Scripting skills utilizing PowerShell, Azure Resource Manager, Python, etc to automate deployments and routine tasks
Skilled in a broad range of technologies (Azure Resource Manager, VMware Virtualization, Enterprise Monitoring, LAN, Email, Servers, Print Management, Unified Communications, Remote Access Solutions, Microsoft products, Linux, Solaris, Brocade, Pure Storage, NetApp). Strong design skills and working knowledge of TCP/IP, DNS, ADFS, Kerberos, Active Directory.
Ability to analyze wide range of complex enterprise wide issues in providing end to end services. Broad understanding across all Infrastructure technologies being utilized with client including cloud based providers (Azure)
ITIL experience is a plus. Knowledge of Incident, Change, and Problem and Service management frameworks is a must to be able to provide end to end service delivery required in the client environments.
Knowledge and application of process improvement techniques in previous positions.
Excellent communication and technical skills. Professional developments such as interpersonal skills and technical skills are a must. Must be able to communicate effectively with technical staff and executives
Training and experience in appropriate technology (Microsoft, VMware, Citrix, NetBackup, Splunk, RedHat Linux, Solaris, NetApp) are crucial in delivering quality services using technologies by these vendors.
Experience with software development life cycle (SDLC) and agile/iterative methodologies

Minimum 7-10 years applicable experience
Azure Certification Infrastructure Solutions (Exam 70-533and optionally 70-535) is desired but not required