DevOps Engineer

  • 800 E 96th St, Indianapolis, IN 46240, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

At KSM Consulting, you are bigger, bolder, and brighter. You bring innovative ideas to the table, and you learn from the experts sitting beside you. You stand on the shoulders of giants and on some days, you are the giant. That’s what we call… 

You. Amplified. 

At our growing Indianapolis-based technology, data, and management consulting firm, you’ll be exposed to the latest industry trends as well as some of the most challenging problems our clients face. And through deep understanding, tenacity, collaboration, and know-how, you help those clients find the solution that’s right for them. In everything you do, you’ll help your clients, colleagues, and communities thrive. 

Job Description

Rapid advancements in cloud and virtualization technologies have unlocked dramatic shifts and improvements in how to handle complex workloads, code development and deployment lifecycle. KSM Consulting is committed to staying on the cutting edge of these developments to best serve our clients. You will bring a broad blend of technical skillsets to build solutions that deliver with speed and scale. Your role is dedicated to building and managing infrastructure, deployment pipeline, continuous integration / continuous delivery (CI/CD) tools, architecture, and security. You have an opportunity to forge the use of new technologies in unique and creative ways to help shape our client's cloud infrastructure, processes, pipelines, and workflows.  

Consider your day-to-day responsibilities in this role: 

  • Design and build components encompassing network, security, identity, governance, development and operations in Azure, Amazon Web Services, and Google cloud environments. 

  • Operationalize solutions from proof-of-concept through production using automation for repeatability, maintainability, and to enforce standards 

  • Educate teams on the implementation of new cloud-based initiatives, providing associated training as required 

  • Use emerging tools and methodologies to automate existing processes and design new cloud-based infrastructures based on infrastructure as code mindset; script and deploy infrastructure components 

  • Provide insight into and knowledge of the latest cloud architectures, technology, solutions, industry trends, and best practices 

  • Provide insight into and knowledge of the latest DevOps, technology, solutions, industry trends, and best practices 

  • Work closely with cross-functional teams to understand the IT business requirements, drive the analysis, and design the technical solutions in compliance with architectural blueprints and business strategies 

Qualifications

Some of the qualifications and skills we are expecting include the following: 

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, related technical field, or equivalent practical experience 

  • Certification as either a Microsoft Certified: Azure Solutions Architect Expert, or an AWS Professional (Solutions Architect or DevOps Engineer), or as a GCP Professional (Cloud Architect or Cloud DevOps Engineer)  

  • 5 or more years of experience doing infrastructure solution architecture 

  • 3 or more years of experience building cloud architecture with AWS, Azure or GCP 

  • Experience deploying web and service-based applications in Windows/Linux environments 

  • Experience in writing software in one or more languages, such as Java, Python, Go, JavaScript, C++, PowerShell, or similar 

  • Experience working with scalable networking technologies such as Load Balancers/Firewalls and web standards (REST APIs, web security mechanisms) 

  • Experience working with deployment and orchestration technologies (such as Docker, Kubernetes, Mesos, OpenStack, Puppet, Chef, Salt, Ansible, Jenkins) 

  • Familiarity with standard IT security practices such as encryption, certificates, and key management 

  • Experience with cloud infrastructure-as-code (AWS CloudFormation, Terraform, Azure ARM Templates, etc.) 

  • Great working knowledge of IP networking, VPN's, DNS, and load balancing 

  • Experience with the cloud platforms our clients use such as AWS, Google Cloud Platform (GCP), and Azure 

  • Working knowledge of modern application delivery methodologies such as containers, serverless frameworks, and microservices 

  • Familiarity with release management processes 

  • Familiarity with Source/Version control (Github, GitLab, DevOps, TFS, Bitbucket, etc.) and feature branching strategies 

Additional Information

What you should know about KSMC:

  • KSMC employees work hard. We solve big problems, serve lots of clients, and are generally engaged throughout the entire workday and beyond.
  • We compensate well and show our appreciation in lots of ways including Thursday Throwdowns, quarterly employee events, Community Day, and family outings.
  • We have a great benefits package including four weeks of paid vacation.
  • Our snack room is well stocked with healthy drinks and food to keep you going during your work day.
  • Our comprehensive wellness program includes team recreation activities and wellness reimbursement.
  • We pride ourselves in having the best talent in the industry and hope that you’re up for the challenge!

Must have current authorization to be employed in the U.S. without employer sponsorship

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, sex, disability, national origin, race, religion, or veteran status.

Sponsorship is not available for this position.
KSM Consulting generally does not sponsor foreign national candidates for work authorization except for positions that in KSMC’s determination require highly specialized knowledge and for which candidate sponsorship is appropriate.

Equal Opportunity Employer