Acara Solutions
Senior DevOps Engineer
At a glance
Location: US-CO-Centennial Map
Posted: 01/11/2019
Closing: 02/10/2019
Degree: 4 Year Degree
Type: Contractor
Experience: None
Acara Solutions
Job description
Acara Solutions is looking for SOFTWARE ENGINEER for our client located Centennial, CO.
  • The Senior DevOps Engineer will be an automation and security advocate responsible for providing leadership, guidance, and direction of security feature set and pipeline automation to product owners, designers, and software engineers with cybersecurity and development responsibilities within the engineering team.
  • The ideal candidate should possess a combination of strong technical knowledge across multiple information security domains, possess a solid proven software development background, experience in secure coding principles and be familiar with Lean Start-up, Agile and DevOps methodologies.
  • The candidate will partner with engineering teams across software engineering to design, develop, install, monitor and test standardized solutions that meet established security control objectives and implement efficient solutions.
  • The candidate will partner with development teams and educate them on product security principles across the product lifecycle (concept, development, operation and iteration) and influence the design and envisioned use to help teams create products that are secure by design, secure in use and secured through partnership.
  • The candidate will be an advocate and practitioner of Develops implementing both a security culture and a tools-driven and highly automated approach to bake security requirements into developer's workflow for safer software sooner.
  • The candidate will serve as trusted advisor and consultative enabler to engineering teams offering architecture guidance, leading proof of concept evaluations, and assisting in large-scale implementations.
Job requirements
Required Skills / Qualifications:
  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in DevOps, software engineering, release engineering, and software configuration management
  • Preferred skills
  • Experience in DevOps environments and automating security controls into the CI/CD process
  • Experience in Multiple CICD pipeline and continuously improving the release process for many products with competing timelines
  • Experience in public cloud environments and technologies, including Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
  • Experience in Agile development and methodologies and experience with Linux and UNIX; Understanding of service-oriented attitude with excellent problem solving and analytical skills
  • Understanding of Software Security Architecture and Design, SDLC and the ability to clearly articulate best practices for software and application security
  • Development experience in Python, Ruby, AWK or Shell
  • Highly collaborative with cross-function teams
  • Senior level server management experience in infrastructure management and issue resolution, in a large-scale production environment
  • Strong understanding and working knowledge of software configuration management systems and source code version control systems and experience automating build and release processes, build management, dependency management and continuous integration/deployment tools
  • Deep understanding of large-scale distributed systems, centralized multi-tier architectures and decentralized (client/server) environment models, including, security, and monitoring
  • Expertise in building scalable, high performance teams that support entire pre-production lifecycle
  • Extensive experience using virtualization technologies to enhance velocity of pre-production lifecycle environment
  • Experience in engineering custom solutions to operational problems where needed
  • Created and/or managed a security program and have conducted or led the response to security audits, attestations or adherence to compliance standards
  • Experience in configuration management tools, monitoring, deployment automation, and orchestration tools ({Puppet, Ansible, Splunk/Kibana etc.)
  • Additional Information:
  • Upon offer of employment, the individual will be subject to a background check and a drug screen
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