Motion Recruitment is hiring a
DevOps Engineer

Arlington, Texas, United States 🇺🇸

Full-time, Remote

$140K - $160K / Year

Tags:Kubernetes 🎡Terraform 🛠️Python 🐍Security 🔐Grafana 📉UNIX/LinuxGithub
This company is looking for someone to join a team dedicated to building, managing, and maintaining the Kubernetes platform, which supports their mission-critical services. Seeking individuals who are purpose-driven, detail-oriented, and take pride in their craftsmanship; individuals who are curious, proactive, and passionate about problem-solving.

The company is located in Reston, VA and will remain 100% remote.

What You Will Be Doing:
  • Enhance and maintain the company’s Kubernetes platform, including related components and operators, using infrastructure and configuration as code principles.
  • Develop and maintain the policy controller for the Kubernetes platform.
  • Implement continuous integration (CI) processes for validation and verification of the code base.
  • Integrate security practices into the development and validation processes.
  • Document the platform to ensure ease of use for application teams and operators.
  • Collaborate with other technical staff to implement systems and software.
  • Support operations functions, including problem isolation, remediation, and documentation.
  • Regularly evaluate and compare the platform's internal ecosystem with industry-leading solutions.
  • Oversee technical designs for software solutions that incorporate Open Source components, commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) components, and custom-developed components.
  • Participate in a 24x7 on-call rotation for tier 3 support.

Desired Skills & Experience:
  • An ideal candidate will possess a blend of technical skills, teamwork, and a desire for personal and team growth, including:
  • Proficiency in Kubernetes configuration and administration.
  • Experience with infrastructure-as-code tools, such as Terraform.
  • Proficiency in a high-level programming language, such as Python.
  • Understanding of network protocols and security.
  • Experience developing mature solutions for monitoring and reporting using tools like Grafana and Splunk.
  • Experience operating Linux and Unix systems in large-scale environments.
  • Familiarity with development tools such as GitHub and Jira.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to describe complex issues clearly.

Required Skills & Experience:
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or a related technical field, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Prior experience in developing or operating a Kubernetes platform in a production environment.
  • 8+ years of relevant industry experience.

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis now and in the future.
This position doesn’t provide sponsorship.

Posted by:
Ashton Corbett

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