DevOps Engineer - DOA

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Software Engineering
Posted on Friday, February 9, 2024

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Job No: 9456WI

Position DevOps Engineer
Client Name Wisconsin Department of Administration (DOA)
Requisition 126984
Location Madison, WI
Duration 1 year
Due Date 02/15/2024
C2C Possible Yes. $60 - $68 C2C. We can also do W2
Interview Method MS Teams Video

Candidate MUST be a WI resident. Local candidates or willing to relocate at the candidate's expense. 100% remote within the State of Wisconsin. May be required to pick up equipment at DOA building in Madison, WI


Our client is looking for a DevOps Engineer to design, plan, execute and install of the DevOps platform tools to support application development and workloads. Responsible for building and maintaining CI/CD pipelines, infrastructure as code, supporting development teams to containerize workloads, and administering the underlying platform tools. This position will be part of a two-year modernization effort and serve as a member of the core team that includes members of the existing team and other IT contractors.


  • Play a key role in designing, planning, execution, and installation of DevOps platform tools.
  • Contribute to the overall architecture and design of the DevOps environment.
  • Execute tasks related to the deployment and installation of DevOps platform tools.
  • Install and configure necessary infrastructure to support application development and workloads.
  • Build and maintain Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment (CI/CD) pipelines.
  • Work on automating the software delivery process to achieve efficient and reliable releases.
  • Consider load and performance concerns during the transfer of applications to the cloud.
  • Train team members in use and best practices.
  • Implement and maintain Infrastructure as Code (IaC) practices.
  • Collaborate with development teams to ensure infrastructure needs are met through code.
  • Ensure that data is safe and secure.
  • Support development teams in containerizing workloads.
  • Have experience with Docker and Kubernetes, especially with an on-premise setup.
  • Administer the underlying platform tools used in the DevOps environment.
  • Ensure the proper functioning and performance of DevOps tools.
  • Work with technologies such as Docker, Angular (or similar), .NET Core, and SQL Server 2022.
  • Utilize advanced knowledge of code scripting to enhance automation processes.
  • Demonstrate fluency with Agile methodologies.
  • Collaborate effectively with team members, including developers and network architects.
  • Apply considerable logic and understanding to analyze and troubleshoot problems.
  • Solve issues related to scripting, version control, testing, containerization, and orchestration.
  • Ensure compliance with CJIS regulatory requirements and information security best practices.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to embed security best practices throughout the software development lifecycle.
  • Work closely with development and operations teams to integrate security into CI/CD pipelines

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required

  • Ability to learn quickly; synthesize complex information; identify key points and communicate results accurately and effectively.
  • Strong communication skills, including verbal (phone/video) and written (email) with both team members (developers, business analysts) and stakeholders.
  • Possess considerable logic and understanding to analyze and troubleshoot problems.

Skills Required

  • 5 years - DevOps engineering experience.
  • Familiarity designing and building both on-premise (local) and cloud-based release pipelines.
  • Experience with transfer to cloud with consideration for load and performance concerns.
  • Experience with Kubernetes, ideally with an on-premise (local) set-up.
  • Experience with implementations in both cloud on on-prem.
  • Experience with Docker, Angular (or similar), .NET core and SQL server 2022.
  • Advanced knowledge of code scripting.
  • Fluency with Agile methods
  • Experience with securing platforms and code with knowledge of/experience with:
  • Implementing and administering secure code scanning and automation solutions.
  • Adapting enterprise governance and security policies in application development cycles.
  • Implementing secure configuration management of infrastructure supporting CI / CD pipelines.
  • Practicing the principle of least privileged access in development and production environments.
  • Extensive experience with scripting, version control, testing, containerization and orchestration

Skills Desired

  • Experience with modernization project(s) using similar technologies.
  • Experience with user authentication, particularly Azure AD authentication implemented with Azure Arc.
  • Experience with implementations in both cloud on on-prem.

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