Engineering Team - Engineer

Virtual Req #320
Wednesday, October 6, 2021

Aquent’s Staffing Technology Division is looking for a DevOps Engineer who will drive forward innovation and help deliver cutting edge application solutions.

We are searching for a DevOps engineer with strong Amazon Web Services experience to join our team remotely on the East Coast. You will create cloud formation templates to build AWS services that support our custom Java applications.

In this role, you’ll work collaboratively with software engineering to deploy and operate our systems. Help automate and streamline our operations and processes. Build and maintain tools for deployment, monitoring and operations. And troubleshoot and resolve issues in our dev, test and production environments.

The most important thing we do is build relationships with developers, security experts, customer support folks to ensure that our customers are able to enjoy working with the really cool stuff we build.

If you are someone that finds yourself obsessed with technology and wants an opportunity to grow and develop skills with a world-class group of technology experts, this just might be the role for you!

Here is what you need to have:

  • Experience with automation/configuration management using either Puppet, Chef or an equivalent

  • Knowledge of best practices and IT operations in an always-up, always-available service

  • 3+ years of DevOps or Infrastructure experience

  • Experience withAWS toolsand services and Google Cloud

  • Experience with distributed application containers (Docker)

  • Familiarity with micro services architecture

  • Experience working in an Agile environment

  • Ability to drive team-wide consensus toward adoption of new design and direction.

  • Strong desire to automate everything

  • Experience with CI/CD build tools (Jenkins, etc)

  • Experience with scripting languages such as Python, Ruby, Bash, and/or JavaScript

  • Configuration management tools such as Chef, Puppet, etc

  • Infrastructure and service monitoring and logging experience

  • An understanding of application deployment patterns and best practices

Here is what you will do:

  • Build relationships with our internal technology partners and contribute to an environment that empowers Developers to rapidly deploy high-quality code into production.

  • Work with engineers and security experts to ensure connected services are secure – identify weak points and fix them.

  • Automate deployment, maintenance and support tasks

About Aquent:

We are a global workforce solutions company that helps organizations find, grow, and support their most valuable resource - people. More than 30 years ago, we invented the creative and marketing staffing speciality. We continue to be the largest creative staffing firm in the world. By challenging conventional wisdom, we continuously innovate across talent, services, and technology within the creative space and beyond. 


Vitamin T/Aquent is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.

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