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Release Engineer/DevOps Engineer - MK-11118
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Job Description

Release Engineer/DevOps Engineer


Location: Plano, TX

Position Type: Direct-Hire


GTN Technical Staffing is Release Manager for a Contract to Hire position in Plano, TX. The Release Engineer/DevOps Engineer will join a team of six engineers dedicated to automation, build/release management, continuous integration, and continuous delivery. The DevOps Engineer will build out new application environments on the Cloud leveraging Linux, Automation Tools (Ansible preferred), AWS Services (CloudFormation, Lambda, API Gateway, RDS, DynamoDB, ELB, S3/EBS, etc.). Experience with AWS (or similar Public Cloud platform) and Scripting languages (Shell, Python or other) is a must. The DevOps Engineer/Release Manager should have a deep understanding of Docker and container technologies (ECS, Docker Swarm, Kubernetes).

The ideal candidate will possess broad knowledge of DevOps best practices.


3+ years of experience in the following skill sets

  • Strong Linux Administration/Automation
    • Automation builds
    • Continuous integration, Continuous delivery
    • Cloud best practices
  • Release management
  • Jenkins - Upgrade, Agents and Job Configurations
  • Scripting languages - Shell, Python or other
  • Git and Subversion - Administration
  • Needs to be team player and easy to work with
  • Excellent communication skills

PREFERRED (but not required)

  • AWS Services
    • CloudFormation, Lambda, API Gateway, RDS, DynamoDB, ELB, S3/EBS
  • Experience in Java, Maven, NPM and ANT.
  • Good understanding of Networking fundamentals - Load balancers/Firewall/DNS


Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location

About GTN Technical Staffing

GTN Technical Staffing maintains a core team of project and technical leaders that oversee the delivery of high quality solutions. Our consultants include PMI certified project managers, legacy and web application developers, database architects, business analysts, technical architects, security specialists, systems administrators, training and documentation specialists, and more. GTN Technical Staffing has a global presence, with a proven ability to source and hire consultants for IT jobs internationally in such diverse countries as Canada, United Kingdom, Australia, Singapore, Germany, and more. Are you interested in a recruiting career? If so take a look at some of the characteristics of a successful recruiter, and contact us if you think you are a fit.