DevOps Engineer

Fort Worth, TX

  -  IT - DevOps  -  Contract  -  Job ID: 24-08011

Title: DevOps Engineer
Location: Hybrid in Forth Worth, TX
Rate: $65-67/hour
Duration: Ongoing Contract
Work Requirements: US Citizen, GC Holders or Authorized to Work in the U.S.

What you'll do

  • Run our infrastructure with Terraform, Azure PaaS and/or Kubernetes.
  • Make monitoring and alerting notify on symptoms and not on outages.
  • Document so your findings turn into repeatable actions–and then into automation.
  • Improve the deployment process to make it as boring as possible.
  • Debug production issues across services and levels of the stack.
  • Proposes ideas and solutions within the product team to reduce the workload by automation.
  • Plan, design and execute solutions within product team to reach specific goals agreed within the team.
  • Plan and execute configuration change operations both at the application and the infrastructure level.
  • Actively look for opportunities to improve the availability and performance of the system by applying the learnings from monitoring and observation
  • Complete Root Cause Analysis (RCA) investigations
  • Responsible for gaining a deep understanding of the portfolio and understand the integrations
  • Improving DevOps practices and accelerating delivery and take a lead role in troubleshooting technical issues and recommending changes to improve resiliency
  • Develop strategic technology roadmaps
  • Respond to TechOps incidents and provide support for customer incidents.

All you'll need for success

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or related field, and 5 years of experience
  • General knowledge of the following areas with deep knowledge in 2 areas:
    • Implement "Infrastructure as Code" using Terraform in Azure and on-prem infrastructure resources
  • Implement Github , GHA CI/CD and ADO cloud for automation
  • Load balancing the application including Proxies and CDN (automate)
  • Implementing monitoring, observability in AKS and K8S
  • Monitoring and Metrics in Dynatrace, Prometheus, Grafana and integrations with Moogsoft/xMatters
  • Open source Logging infrastructure
  • Able to script Automated performance testing scenarios for APIs and Web front ends and embed in CI/CD pipelines dashboarding/reporting query languages
  • Backend storage management and scaling

Skills, Licenses & Certifications

  • Proficiency and demonstrated experience in the following technologies:
  • Development background with Node JS and GQL with min of 2 years of experience
  • Experienced in technology transformations and migration to one or more Cloud platforms such as AWS, Azure or GCP
  • Hands-on experience with Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), Platform as a Service (PaaS) tools and platforms, and containers and container orchestration platforms (aka Docker & Kubernetes)
  • Expertise in one or more cloud native relational databases such as MySql, PostgreSql and NoSQL databases such as Cassandra and MongoDB and databases and migration to/from enterprise class databases highly desired
  • Strong technical knowledge and skills that are broad and deep, covering various hardware, software, and technology platforms
  • Nodejs, Typescript, JavaScript
  • Database and persistence frameworks: Mongo, Oracle, Object/Relational Mapping, Query performance tuning
  • Experience with Mongo Schema Design and Mongo Aggregation Framework
  • Develop, implement, and maintain applications and systems that integrate MongoDB
  • Web Services: Graph QL, REST/SOAP (JSON/WSDL/XML)
  • DB Admin/SQL Server
  • Terraform
  • SysAdmin
  • Troubleshooting Network Issues
  • VM Management
  • Dynatrace
  • Ping Federate
  • Airwall
  • Security Vulnerabilities (remediation/compliance)
  • IIS

Our benefits package includes: 

  • Comprehensive medical benefits
  • Competitive pay
  • 401(k) retirement plan
  • …and much more!

About INSPYR Solutions

Technology is our focus and quality is our commitment. As a national expert in delivering flexible technology and talent solutions, we strategically align industry and technical expertise with our clients' business objectives and cultural needs. Our solutions are tailored to each client and include a wide variety of professional services, project, and talent solutions. By always striving for excellence and focusing on the human aspect of our business, we work seamlessly with our talent and clients to match the right solutions to the right opportunities. Learn more about us at

INSPYR Solutions provides Equal Employment Opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, INSPYR Solutions complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.