Director of DevOps and Cloud Architecture

Director of DevOps and Cloud Architecture

Preferred location: US, East Coast, remote

No support for VISAs. US-based only. NO AGENCIES. No corp-to-corp.

Job Description:

Salary – $140k-$180k (hourly rate – $75-95/hr)

Perm or Contract-to-hire

Our client is looking for a talented Director of DevOps and Cloud Architecture to support their Digital transformation.

Your Skills (should have most of these):

  • 5+ years of practical, hands-on DevOps experience required
  • Experience with containerization (Docker, Kubernetes)
  • 3+ years of IaC (infrastructure as code) with Azure (Terraform)
  • Proficiency in scripting and automation (Python, Ruby, Java,C#, etc.)
  • Configuration management (Chef, Puppet, Ansible, Salt, etc.)
  • Expert in Git usage
  • Network security and administration – firewalls, switch & load balancer administration. In-depth knowledge of network design and security protocols.
  • Proven success in setup and design of  CI/CD systems
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • Automation service provisioning and middleware configuration
  • Self-motivated, develops rapport and collaborative working relationships with all levels within the organization
  • Agile, SCRUM
  • Infrastructure as Code (IaC)
  • Azure
  • On-prem virtualization 
  • Chef (or similar orchestration tool)
  • Terraform
  • Networking design and optimization
  • WAN/LAN, switching load balancing, firewall management

Responsibilities:

  • Plan and strategize for Move from on prem to cloud
  • People management – organizational structure, performance management, and skills development.