2396 DevOps Engineer (AWS)

Location: Portland, OR

Our client is seeking a DevOps Engineer with a proficiency using AWS, Puppet, and Linux, along with the experience or the desire to do some project management. We would love to talk with you so please send your resume to Further, we value and encourage diversity in the workplace and women, minorities, and veterans are highly encouraged to apply. Thank you!

Job Type: Contract

Additional Information:
Our ideal person will:
-Help with infrastructure support in our AWS environment, such as site provisioning and things of that nature
-Perform system upgrades and patches
-Perform project management duties
-Assist us working with our outside vendor who helps us with systems support
-Create tools and processes to optimize and maintain systems
-Ability to work in a highly collaborative team
-Ability to embrace change and work in a fast-paced environment

What we need in a candidate:
-Hands-on Linux systems administration
-AWS services experience
-Experience with a Puppet environment including: administration, maintenance, and deployment
-Formal or even informal project management experience, knowing things like WBS, effective time management, and how to take a project to the finish line
-Experience with Load Testing is a plus
-Any experience with New Relic, Datadog, and working in a Rails/Apache environment is helpful
-Ability to work in very fast-paced digital agency environment
-Great communication skills