Job Number: 233526
DevOps Site Reliability Engineer
Softworld's client seeking a DevOps Site Reliability Engineer to join our team to support the National Institutes of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) in Rockville, MD. As a DevOps Site Reliability Engineer, you will collaborate with product owners to design and deploy business and scientific products on a custom Docker platform as a service (Paas) in Amazon Web Services (AWS).
You will work closely with twelve other innovative and savvy people to engineer and expand the PaaS with new tools and technologies. You will help automate and streamline our operations and processes, and further the adoption of DevOps best practices. We will want your opinion on operational processes, DevOps, deployment checklists, and more. (A focus on always-up, always-available services is a plus.)
To be successful in this role, you will like being a part of a team and be capable of teaching others and explaining the "why" behind complicated technical decisions.
Due to COVID-19, the team is currently working remotely. Once normal operations resume, you will need to be able to commute to Rockville, MD.
In this role, a typical day will include: