DevOps Engineer

Location: Chicago, Illinois Salary: competitive
Sector: IT, Fintech, Banking IT Type: Permanent

In this role, you will collaboratively to provide a CI/CD platform around which our teams can maturely deploy applications to public cloud. Opportunities include the ability to utilize your CI/CD knowledge to interact with teams, and to establish an at scale CI/CD platform in AWS.

Duties Assigned

  • Work collaboratively to define requirements and develop reporting & tools needed by operations & projects
  • Establish and provide patterns for the CI/CD platform
  • Define opportunities for chaos engineering by working with products
  • Gain in-depth knowledge, understanding, and ongoing monitoring of system availability, performance, and capacity by use of operational tools and monitoring platforms
  • Establish Service Level Indicators and Objectives (SLIs and SLOs)
  • Write and execute build/deployment scripts/tasks
  • Set up and maintain software development tools spanning source control, continuous integration/delivery, code review, etc.
  • Develop and maintain an alerting strategy that makes alerts actionable and unique

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with the build, release, and configuration management practices
  • Exposure to source control tools (Git, CodeCommit, SVN, and TFS), build/release tools (Jenkins, CodeBuild,
  • CodeDeploy, CodePipeline), and infrastructure as code tools (Terraform, CloudFormation)
  • Programing experience/skills in popular languages such as Python, Java, C#, PHP, Ruby, or PowerShell, etc.
  • Experience working in Linux and Windows
  • Strong grasp of Configuration Management (Chef, Puppet, Ansible, Salt Stack)
  • AWS working experience and/or certification(s) is a plus


  • A bachelor's degree in computer science/engineering or related fields is required; a master degree is preferred
  • 2+ years of work experience

The client is looking to move quickly. If you are interested in joining the team, please apply directly to Beth Helfert at Huxley

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