Senior AWS DevOps Engineer


: $96,120.00 - $142,090.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Information Technology


Kforce has a client in search of a Senior AWS DevOps Engineer in Tucson, AZ. We are working directly with the Hiring Manager. This role is currently 100% remote and will switch back to an office environment when COVID-19 restrictions are lifted. Key Tasks:
  • Actively listen, assess and analyze requirements for current and unmet build management, cloud deployment, workflow, and internal customer needs
  • Participate in setup, maintenance and troubleshooting/problem-solving of current AWS cloud systems; Part of this support is outside of normal working hours
  • Be the point of contact, initiator and implementer for a range of DevOps responsibilities for multiple multi-site teams
  • Pro-actively assess new projects using external vendors and ensure workflow, configuration management, and toolchain plans are in place and suitable for the company
  • Create concrete proposals for improvements to the existing systems
  • Understand the existing configuration management methodologies, assess, propose and implement improvements while maintaining development workflow integrity
  • Develop best practices in conjunction with functional leads. Help drive these through technology development, integration, training, and documentation
  • Work closely with the company's IT Team and external consultants to apply suitable policies and configure systems

Job Requirements:


  • BSCS, BSEE, Computer Engineering or similar field desired
  • Minimum of 6-8 years of working in a software development engineering environment
  • Minimum of 2 to 4 years of developing/maintaining automated build systems
  • Minimum of 2 years of working heavily with complex configuration management situations
  • Experience setting up and maintaining cloud instances
  • Experience with AWS EC2s, Load Balancers, Scaling Groups, and S3
  • Experience with Team City and Octopus Deploy
  • Experience with Git
  • Experience with perforce is a plus
  • Must be able to work independently with little or no supervision
  • Must have good written and verbal communications skills
Preferred but not required:
  • Experience using Visual Studio
  • Software development experience in C# and Angular
Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Associated topics: application, back end, c c++, develop, devops, java, matlab, software developer, software development engineer, software engineer * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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