Sr DevOps Engineer

JOB TYPE: Freelance, Contract Position – No agencies (See notes below)

LOCATION: United States only  (TimeZone: EST )

HOURLY RANGE: Our client is looking to pay $115  – $135 USD / HR

ESTIMATED DURATION: 40Hrs/Week – Long Term, 6-month project

ABOUT US:

is the only network that gives in-demand talent all the freedom of freelance with all the benefits, community, and stability of a full-time role. As the first decentralized talent network, our revolutionary Web3 model ensures the community that relies on Braintrust to find work are the same people who own and build it through the blockchain token, BTRST. So unlike other marketplaces that take 20% to 50% of talent earnings, Braintrust allows talent to keep 100% of earnings and to vote on key changes to improve the network. Braintrust is working to change the way freelance works – for good.

We’ve onboarded some of the world’s most reputable brands and now we need a Senior ……… for one of our clients.  

ABOUT OUR CLIENT:  

Ness is a full lifecycle digital engineering firm offering digital advisory through scaled engineering services. Combining our core competence in engineering with the latest in digital strategy and technology, we seamlessly manage Digital Transformation journeys from strategy through execution to help businesses thrive in the digital economy. As your tech partner, we help engineer your company’s future with cloud and data. For more information, visit www.ness.com

WHAT YOU’LL DO:

    • Work in the DevOps team, collaborating with other teams to deliver complex projects involving applications running in multiple systems

    • Continuously improve the processes and the DevOps team using thoughtful, calculated approaches to identify opportunities, and challenge those around you to strive for perfection.

    • Ideate solutions to complex technical challenges; code, test, troubleshoot, debug, and document the solutions you develop.

    • Use agile software development model to produce well-designed programs, scripts, and tools required to provision, configure, and monitor deployed applications and infrastructure.

    • Produce and execute test strategies, plans, and cases that cover all aspects of application and infrastructure deployment quality.

TECHNICAL SKILLS:

    • Must Have Requirements:

    • BS degree in Computer Science, similar technical field, or equivalent practical experience.

    • Excellent oral and written communication skills.

    • Ability to collaborate across teams to deliver shared goals.

    • 6+ years of relevant work experience.

    • A deep understanding of the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) especially the deployment and production portions.

    • Fluent in event-driven design and workflow automation principals.

    • Knowledgeable about industry best practices regarding deployment patterns and architecture principles.

    • Experience with continuous deployment tools, techniques, and automation frameworks – especially Terraform Enterprise and Ansible.

    • Hands-on experience writing testable scripts using Python or other languages.

    • Experience managing helm charts and deploying into Kubernetes (k8s)

    • Proficient in the following types of testing: unit, integration, system, functional, non-functional, regression, performance, security, and acceptance.

    • Additional Requirements (nice-to-have):

    • Work experience in the capital markets industry.

    • Hands-on experience implementing gitops.

    • Hands-on experience with Harness.io for CD.

    • Expertise with monitoring related tools and frameworks like Splunk, LogicMonitor, SignalFX, and Prometheus.

    • Worked on projects involving deployment and management of micro services, and hybrid cloud/on-prem infrastructure.

    • Intermediate working knowledge of development tools like Maven/Gradle, Java, and distributed message brokers like kafka, RabbitMQ, ActiveMQ, Amazon Kinesis, etc.

ABOUT THE HIRING PROCESS:

Qualified candidates will be invited to do a screening interview with the Braintrust staff. We will answer your questions about the project, and our platform.  If we determine it is the right fit for both parties, we’ll invite you to join the platform and create a profile to apply directly for this project.  

C2C Candidates: This role is not available to C2C candidates working with an agency. But if you are a professional contractor who has created an LLC/corp around your consulting practice, this is well aligned with Braintrust and we’d welcome your application.  

Braintrust values the multitude of talents and perspectives that a diverse workforce brings. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, religion, age, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.