DevOps Architect


New York, NY

Industry: Software


11 - 15 years

Posted 258 days ago

  by    Pat O'Connor

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We are an executive search firm who has been hired to identify a DevOps Architect.

Our Atlanta client is seeking a permanent DevOps Architect into their new DevOps practice. They are looking for an experienced DevOps architect with proven technical leadership, exposure to full-stack DevOps delivery and a consulting mindset. Should be a technologist that is hands-on, delivery-focused, adaptable, solves complex problems and is comfortable mentoring and growing others. Should be a team-oriented consultant that is client-focused, business-minded, collaborative, and polished. Great opportunity to engage with clients in a variety of industries and environments.

DevOps Architect Responsibilities:

Expert in DevOps practices and components

Lead DevOps internal practices

Lead client engagements to improve DevOps environments across functional areas

Recommend and implement DevOps pipeline tools in support of client needs

Present a broad knowledge across various products across the DevOps spectrum

Implement solutions for automation of application build, test, deployment, configuration management, and orchestration

Document DevOps processes, procedures, and environments

Prepare and deliver presentations and demos and be active in pre-sales opportunities

Key driver of the DevOps internal Practice


10+ years of experience in technical leadership and architecture roles

3+ years of experience in DevOps roles and conceptual knowledge of the entire DevOps stack

Experience applying DevOps and CI/CD concepts

Consulting experience working in customer-facing engagements

Good communication skills - verbal and written - with the ability to collaborate well in a team and across organizations

Good experience conceptualizing and designing overall pipeline architecture

Experience leading technical teams to solve business challenges

Strong systems administration background in a variety of environments - Linux, Windows, virtualized, and cloud (AWS, etc.)

Broad automation experience in build, test, configuration and deployment in complex environments

Solid experience managing environments from development to production

Understanding and experience with a variety of deployment approaches

Willingness to travel to client locations (approximately 50%)

Must be eligible to work in the U.S.

Desired Qualifications:

SCM experience in multiple repositories (Github, SVN, etc.)

Automated build experience in multiple tools (Maven, ANT, etc.)

CI experience - multiple tools (Jenkins, Bamboo, etc.)

Configuration Management experience (Chef, Puppet, etc.)

Release Management experience (XL Release, ElectricCloud, etc.)

Scripting experience in multiple languages - (Powershell, Python, etc.)

Knowledge of automated testing (Selenium, Jmeter, etc.)

Knowledge of infrastructure concepts (IP networking, load balancing, firewalls, etc.)

Knowledge of monitoring tools (AppDynamics, Nagios, etc.)

Knowledge of development concepts (REST, JSON, etc.)

If you meet all the qualifications for the DevOps Architect position, we want to hear from you!

$120K - $140K