Sr. Platform Specialist

  • Location: Houston Area
  • Type: Contract To Hire
  • Job #8588

Our client is looking for a Sr. Platform Specialist to join the team remotely!

The successful candidate will meet the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or associated studies is preferred
  • CKA (Certified Kubemetes Admin) certification is preferred
  • Experience supporting a large enterprise environment in a 24×7 high availability scenario and proven working experience in installing, configuring and troubleshooting Linux, Container and Kubernetes based environments
  • Minimum 2 year of experience managing and deploying Kubernetes environments
  • Demonstrated experience in container technologies (e.g. Docker, Kubernetes, etc.) and deploying Kubernetes environments
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience with CICD pipelines (i.e. Jenkins, Gitlab, or other tools) with building and/or configuring pipelines for build and deployment of software preferred
  • Experience using Ansible or other configuration management tools
  • Experience with monitoring and logging in a production environment using Splunk
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills and the ability to do so in a stressful situation  
  • Expertise in software systems tools and languages (e.g., Python, PowerShell)
  • Software and Patch Management deployment for OS and all other supported applications
  • Experience working in medium to large scale, enterprise environment consisting of 600+ servers, multiple remote locations, and mobile users


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We offer benefits such as weekly pay, health insurance, 401k and even profit sharing to our consultants.


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