Apex Systems DevOps Engineer in St. Louis, Missouri

DevOps Engineer in St. Louis, MO at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 11/15/2018

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St. Louis, MO

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DevOps: Applications

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Job Description Job #: 914517

Lead DevOps Engineer - Direct Hire

Candidates must be able to work onsite in St Louis and not require now, or in the future sponsorship.


  • Lead the design and implementation of technical infrastructure, platform, and tools to support modern best practices and facilitate the efficiency of our development teams through automation, continuous integration/deployment and ease of access and performance.

  • Establish and promote DevOps, thinking, guidelines, best practices, and standards.

  • Coach and mentor more junior DevOps Engineers in DevOps

  • Contribute to architectural discussions, agile software development process improvement, and DevOps best practices practices

    Required Experience

  • Ability to develop scripts to automate security configuration and compliance validation using Chef, InSpec, Puppet, Python, and/or Javascript.

  • Ability to implement 'infrastructure as code' and 'security as code' to enable continuous delivery.

  • He will have had experience using Jenkins, Git, Docker, AWS, and Linux

  • Experience configuring and automating monitoring tools (e.g. SumoLogic)

  • Experience in software development and experience working with tools and languages such as MySQL, SaaS, Git, Python, Shell scripting, Java, and MongoDB.

  • Hands-on experience with software-defined networks and cloud infrastructure components such as AWS VPCs, subnets, and security groups.

  • Understanding of IAM, RBAC, ACLs, and KMS.

  • A candidate for this position must have had at least 5 years of working experience as a Software Engineer, preferably as a DevOps Engineer.

    Preferred Experience

  • Experience developing threat models.

  • Experience with security incidents analysis, correlation, and log management using solutions such as Splunk and SumoLogic.

  • Experience with stateless architecture, e.g. AWS Lambda, API Gateway


  • Bachelors or Masters of Computer Science or related

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