This job board retrieves part of its jobs from: Toronto Jobs | Emplois Montréal | IT Jobs Canada

Find jobs in Texas today!

To post a job, login or create an account |  Post a Job

  Jobs in Texas  

Bringing the best, highest paying job offers near you

previous arrow
next arrow

Applications Engineer


This is a Full-time position in Austin, TX posted July 10, 2021.

Job ID: 21-07019
Job Title:  Sr. SaaS/ DevOps Engineer
Location: Austin, TX (Onsite)
Type: 12 Month Contract
One of out enterprise clients who have been designing and implementing high level technical solutions including hardware and software for almost 100 years has a new opening in Austin, TX  for a Senior DevOps Engineer who has had over four plus years’ experience or more working with Saas and MS Azure

  • Focus on the delivery of a highly stable cloud infrastructure, the implementation, maintenance, and support of SaaS software.
  • In this capacity, you would work closely with Software Engineers, Technical Leads, Support and Services Delivery teams.
  • Leads configuration, debugging, and support for infrastructure and deployments.
  • Leads the stand up of necessary system software, hardware, and equipment (physical or virtual) to meet changing infrastructure needs
  • Expertise in MS Azure and DevOps functionality to provide Operations support to CI/CD and automation across DFS technology stack.
  • Creates and optimizes specifications for complex technology solutions Provides regular status to leadership regarding progress of Systems Operations efforts Manages, reviews, and approves purchase requests for software

Technical Skills:

  • Dev/Ops practices, procedures, and execution for SaaS Solutions Deployment Planning, Execution and Validation skills
  • Deep technical understanding of application and cloud-native deployment and design, including middleware options, protocols, API gateways, and platform infrastructures.
  • Experience with networking and networking technologies
  • Knowledge of cloud security controls including tenant isolation, encryption at rest, encryption in transit, key management, vulnerability assessments, application firewalls
  • Experience implementing and operating mission critical technology components with HA, DR, and Business Continuity capabilities
  • Experience with multi-tier system and service design and development for large enterprises
  • Good understanding of Infrastructure as a Service, Infrastructure as Code and concepts on public cloud
  • Experience with configuration management and automation tools such as Azure DevOps, Ansible, DSC, Puppet, Chef, Salt Experience with claims-based authentication (SAML/OAuth/OIDC/Azure B2C), MFA, and RBAC
  • Experience with Infrastructure as Code

Skills: Support & Enablement:

  • Removes roadblocks and obstacles that may impair SaaS Operations to help ensure efforts meet strategic, financial, and technical goals
  • Receives and prioritizes escalations and incoming requests from product teams and stakeholders
  • Guides the production of in-house documentation around solutions
  • Monitors tools and proactively helps teams struggling with systems issues

Must have Skills:

  • Infrastructure + cloud
  • Azure DevOps
  • Terraform
  • Proven leadership and technical skills
  • Superior knowledge of cloud product systems, cloud solutions and software-as-a-service offerings.
  • Thorough understanding of the software development cycle, software architecture and product development.
  • Effective interpersonal verbal and written communication skills. Organization, time management, and prioritization skills.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with Actor Model design and development.
  • Experience with microservices design and development.
  • Experience developing in Azure Service Fabric.
  • Experience using modern Web UI technologies.
  • Experience using DevOps tools for scripting, test automation, build automation, deployments, etc.
  • Experience with Azure environment administration.
  • Experience in downstream oil & gas and/or retail industries.

Tom Gartland 
Technical Recruiter
**If this is not a fit for you or you are not interested, Ascent Services Group offers an excellent Referral Bonus!  We look forward to hearing from you! 

About Ascent:  The Ascent Services Group (ASG) is a nationally recognized technology staffing and consulting firm whose fundamental business is providing staffing services to Small, Medium, and Large Enterprise clients in our core market verticals: Financial Services, Healthcare, Technology and Life Sciences.  As consultants for ASG, you will have access to many of the top clients within the industries we serve.  Our goal is to deliver innovative talent through proven best practices and effective resource optimization.  Become one of ASG’s candidates and experience the difference! IND05

Please add your adsense or publicity code here (inc/structure/adsfooter.php)