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Sr. Platform Engineer

Kansas City, MO 66116

Posted: 12/21/2022 Employment Type: Direct Placement Job Category: Software Development Job Number: 15817

Job Description

Adaptive Solutions Group is a premier provider of information technology personnel. We provide a variety of technical professionals available for contract, contract to hire, or direct placement positions to companies in and around the St. Louis and Kansas City Areas.

We are currently looking for a Senior Platform Engineer to join our team.

Duties and Responsibilities
  • Focus on delivering platforms and relentlessly improving developer experience.
  • Automate processes and develop self-service capabilities around infrastructure and application delivery.
  • Help coach team members and serve as an escalation point for junior engineers.
  • Use DevOps practices and thinking to guide automation efforts across infrastructure provisioning and application delivery and deployment activities.
  • Work to increase deployment frequency, decrease failure change rate, decrease the mean time to recover (MTTR), and decrease lead time.
  • Write and review code to provision infrastructure and deploy applications.
  • Focus on customer service and using empathy to improve developer experience.
  • Build trust with teams to help advise them about new practices.
  • Work to eliminate pain points and remove process bottlenecks.
  • Break down work for other team members and assists with clarifying and articulating requirements.
  • Collaboratively assesses and evaluates tools that improve developer productivity.
  • Uses SLOs (service level objectives) to define SLIs (service level indicators) to observe application and infrastructure health.
  • Commitment to continuous learning and improvement.
  • All other duties as assigned.

Required Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree computer science, management information systems or related field.
  • Minimum 8 years of experience required.
  • Experience building cloud infrastructure in AWS, GCP, or Azure.
    • Prefer IaC (Infrastructure as Code) tools like Terraform or Pulumi for provisioning resources.
  • Experience scripting tasks using Bash, Python, PowerShell, Go, or similar languages.
  • Experience with Git and workflows for reviewing and releasing code.
  • Experience with TCP/IP networking, DNS, and Certificate management.
  • Experience with CI/CD processes and tools for building and deploying application code.
  • Experience administering and using Linux and Kubernetes.
  • Able to perform IT work or leads team to perform work.
  • Good communication with team and customer.
  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills.

Adaptive Solutions Group is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, and veteran or disability status.
Adaptive Solutions Group offers a competitive compensation and benefits package that includes medical, dental, STD/LTD, life insurance coverage, 401k, paid vacation and holidays.

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