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Sr. DevOps Engineer, Remote

Our client, based out of Elkridge, MD, is seeking a Sr. DevOps Engineer for a remote, contract to hire opportunity. 


  • Design, engineer and implement new cloud technology solutions in line with the product delivery roadmap.
  • Maintain in-depth and up to date knowledge of AWS to ensure all appropriate options are considered to best support business requirements.
  • Act as the function Lead and subject matter expert to drive and resolve all necessary infrastructure needs.
  • Continually looking for ways to configure and improve CI/CD pipelines and release processes -designing and developing pipelines to deliver multiple daily releases to production.
  • Working closely with our Development Technical Leads and Service Delivery Manager to optimize delivery and IT operations processes.
  • Overseeing the day-to-day deployment process, testing and configuration of software releases, DevOps pipelines, monitoring tools, and other supporting technologies.
  • Build processes to automate data migration and conversion of code from targeted data sources to cloud based data destinations.
  • Build processes supporting data transformation, data structures, metadata, dependency, and workload management.
  • Implement and integrate various API, micro-services, and database interfaces.


  • Requires at least 4+ years of hands-on AWS experience.
  • Experience migrating applications from legacy to cloud.  Ideally looking for a candidate who has worked on at least 1 project migrating from on-prem to AWS cloud.
  • Experience creating and maintaining optimal data pipeline architecture.
  • Proven expertise deploying and maintaining solutions for large, complex software development projects on cloud-based systems, accounting for scalability, flexibility, performance, and security. 
  • Understand networks, firewalls and integrating different systems.
  • Able to quickly write Unix scripts, review logs and identify issues in the AWS infrastructure.
  • Must have ability to multi-task and participate in Agile releases.
  • Authorized to work in US and work conducted in US.
  • Experience using the following technologies:
    • Java, Python, and Perl
    • Jenkins
    • SonarQube
    • Docker a must
    • Elastic Cloud Storage (ECS) a must
    • Kubernetes
    • Application Server (Tomcat/Wildfly/AWS Elastic Beans)
    • Active MQ
    • Git
    • JIRA
    • AWS services


  • Overall experience of 8+ years.
  • 5+ years of experience in a DevOps/DevSecOps role.
  • Amazon Web Services certification preferred.
  • Oracle, PostgreSQL DB experience a plus.

COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement: In order to comply with its obligations as a covered federal contractor and to protect the health and safety of its employees, our client requires all employees/contractors in the United States to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 by December 8, 2021 or their start date (if later than December 8), except in circumstances where an employee is legally entitled to a religious or disability accommodation.

Please Note:

  • Only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted.
  • No calls, inquiries, or Third-Party Vendors please.
  • We are an equal opportunity employer (Unable to sponsor H1B Visas).
  • $1000 Referral Bonus -

Since 1988, The ACI Group, a Baltimore-based IT staffing firm, has been committed to hiring the industry’s leading professionals, and presenting exciting career opportunities. We have access to varied types of contract, permanent and contract-to-perm positions and offer a choice of employment options including a full benefits package.