#4462 – Devops Engineer – (Cloud) in Dallas, TX at MDI Group

Date Posted: 6/17/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Dallas, TX
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  • Experience:
    At least 5 year(s)
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Job Description

MDI Group is a premier IT workforce solutions provider with more than 25 years of expertise in finding “best fit” IT talent for mid-sized to Fortune 500 clients. We have established relationships with our clients and work directly with the hiring managers. Why MDI Group?...You can expect that we will learn what is most important to you in your job search and match that to the needs of our clients. We offer career coaching and resume services, skills certifications, interview preparation skills, health benefits and a 401K plan. We are currently interviewing for the following contract to hire position:

Devops Engineer – (Cloud)


Dallas, TX (downtown)


  • Note - this is for a DevOps position.
  • Great team player and genuinely believes in solving challenges as a team.
  • Someone who believes in exploring alternatives and quickly prototyping to validate hypothetical architectures or solutions.
  • Must have strong AWS technologies experience.
  • Azure experience is a plus.
  • Strong experience with Cloud Formation and configuration management systems such as Puppet or Chef or Ansible.
  • A deep understanding and familiarity with: - Linux - Web/Application servers - Apache, Nginx, etc. Monitoring and logging systems - Virtualization and Containers (Docker, ECS).
  • Networking knowledge - Firewalls, VPNs, proxies & Load balancers Experience with Python, shell or other scripting language.
  • Experience with Continuous Integration practices and tools such as TFS, Jenkins Intermediate to advanced knowledge of Git.
  • Experience deploying high availability systems and software.
  • Experience troubleshooting distributed applications.
  • 5+ years working in Engineering, DevOps, Site Reliability Engineering, or similar capacity managing SaaS/PaaS environments.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in computer, computer engineering, or related field required; advanced degree a plus.


  • Development of lifecycle of services from inception and development, through deployment, operation and enhancement.
  • Create, maintain and optimize automated build and deployment pipelines.
  • Proactively investigate new opportunities for automation across Agile and Hybrid teams.
  • Setting realistic resource forecasts through system modeling Implement new tooling to support the SDLC.
  • Perform Release Management function including scheduling, and providing risk and impact analysis.
  • Responsible for ensuring the overall security Troubleshoot and resolve application and middleware issues.
  • Monitor industry trends and keep abreast of new tools and technologies.
  • Develop and automate standard operating procedures around common failure scenarios.
  • Create/maintain documentation of application environments workflows and procedures.
  • Build monitoring and configuration management tools and dashboards

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