SPECIALT TECH LLC DevOps/SRE Engineer Remote · Full time

The DevOps/SRE Engineer will work closely with development, operations, and other teams to build and maintain robust infrastructure, automate processes, and ensure high reliability of our services.

Description

Our Mission 

At SpecialT Tech, our mission is to turn innovative ideas into advanced technological solutions. As a women-owned and minority-owned firm, we draw upon more than 40 years of combined expertise in technical consulting to offer unmatched service in our field. We strive to empower our clients by providing customized, innovative technology services that enhance efficiency and drive success. We are committed to cultivating an inclusive environment where diversity is valued and every challenge is seen as an opportunity for growth. At SpecialT Tech, we do not merely adapt to the future; we are active participants in shaping it. 

 

Job Overview: 

We are seeking a skilled and experienced DevOps/Site Reliability Engineer (SRE) to join our team. The successful candidate will be responsible for the availability, performance, and scalability of our systems and applications. The DevOps/SRE Engineer will work closely with development, operations, and other teams to build and maintain robust infrastructure, automate processes, and ensure high reliability of our services. 

 

Responsibilities: 

  • Design, implement, and maintain infrastructure using automation tools such as Terraform, Ansible, or similar. 
  • Develop and manage CI/CD pipelines to ensure seamless deployment and integration processes. 
  • Monitor system performance and troubleshoot issues to ensure high availability and reliability. 
  • Implement and manage logging, monitoring, and alerting systems to proactively identify and resolve issues. 
  • Collaborate with development teams to ensure that applications are designed with scalability and reliability in mind. 
  • Perform regular system and application performance tuning and optimization. 
  • Develop and maintain documentation related to infrastructure, processes, and procedures. 
  • Ensure security best practices are followed and implemented across all systems and applications. 
  • Participate in on-call rotation to provide 24/7 support for critical systems. 
  • Stay current with industry trends and advancements in DevOps and SRE practices. 
  • Communicate project status, challenges, and successes to stakeholders in a clear and timely manner. 
  • Execute additional tasks and projects as required by your manager, ensuring they are completed professionally and within deadlines. 

 

Requirements: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field. 
  • Proven experience as a DevOps Engineer, SRE, or in a similar role. 
  • Strong proficiency in automation tools such as Terraform, Ansible, Puppet, or Chef. 
  • Experience with CI/CD tools like Jenkins, GitLab CI, or similar. 
  • Proficiency in scripting languages such as Python, Bash, or similar. 
  • Strong understanding of cloud platforms such as AWS, Azure, or Google Cloud. 
  • Experience with containerization and orchestration tools such as Docker and Kubernetes. 
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills with a keen attention to detail. 
  • Ability to communicate complex technical concepts clearly and effectively to both technical and non-technical stakeholders. 
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously. 
  • Familiarity with data privacy regulations and best practices. 

 

Please note that this is a consultant position, meaning your duties will be on standby until a client requests your services. Hours and responsibilities may vary based on client needs. As an employee of SpecialT Tech, you will be compensated according to your contract.  

Salary

$90,000 - $140,000 per year