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Senior DevOps Engineer

Hybrid - Georgia - Developer

Hollstadt Overview

Hollstadt Consulting is a management and technology consulting firm dedicated to placing professionals at engagements where they will excel. When you work with us, you'll work with a refreshingly real company led and staffed by seasoned experts who are also down-to-earth, good people. We're committed to treating you with respect and helping you achieve your career aspirations.

Since 1990, Hollstadt has been a trusted partner to more than 150 domestic and global companies and has successfully completed over 2,000 projects. Our continued growth has created challenging and rewarding opportunities for accomplished IT and Business Consultants. Hollstadt Consulting is an equal opportunity employer including disability/veteran.

Job Description

Hollstadt is seeking a Senior DevOps Engineer. This role is responsible for enabling the enterprise to adopt DevSecOps practices through the administration, support of modern development tools and enablement of the client's cloud journey. This role is critical to the availability and resilience of the development tools that orchestrate the delivery of application components to multiple environments. This team member will also participate in leading and facilitating educational sessions on the use of DevSecOps tools and Cloud Native best practices.


  • 7 years of software and development experience with a minimum of 5+ years of hands-on experience working with DevSecOps related technologies.
  • Must be solutions oriented, using rigorous logic and methods to solve difficult problems with effective solutions, probing all sources for answers.
  • Must be able to effectively navigate complex problems, listen to different perspectives, and come to a decision.
  • Excellent written and verbal skills with the ability to communicate effectively with all levels of employees and management.
  • Must be a self-learner with the ability to pick up new technologies and provide tangible results.
  • High School Diploma, GED or High School Equivalency.
  • Embraces diverse people, thinking and styles.
  • Consistently makes safety and security, of self and others, the priority.
  • Ensure that the client methodology, standards and procedures are adopted and implemented.
  • Deep understanding of Linux systems and strong core Unix skills are required. Should have experience with Unix Shell Scripting.
  • Good working knowledge of build automation and continuous integration/delivery ecosystem: Git, Groovy, Kotlin, Gerrit, Maven/Gradle, Docker, Nexus, Artifactory, Selenium, and Python.
  • Test driven mindset with experience in automation with development tools.
  • Comfortable with facilitating training on enterprise tools and best practices.
  • Candidate must have excellent verbal and written communication skills and be able to articulate concepts to both technical and non-technical individuals.
  • Candidate must have attention to detail, and be methodical in carrying out responsibilities.
  • Extensive knowledge of CI tools such as Jenkins, Tekton, CircleCI, GitLabCI, AWS CodePipeline, etc.
  • Knowledge of secure coding standards.
  • Experience with Agile methodologies.
  • Experience with AWS and Kubernetes.
  • Experience in working with 12-factor methodology and understanding its benefits, and able to demonstrate appropriate patterns to other team members.
  • Experienced with Cloud Native and Hybrid architectures.
  • The successful candidate must be a self-motivator and be able to perform work with little guidance or instructions. Multiple tasks may be assigned which will require managing/prioritizing.
  • Consult within project team and other teams, with outside vendors or consultants to ensure project or product integrity.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • BS/MS degree, preferably in a technical or scientific field.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced technology environment, interacting with product owners, business analysts, software engineers/developers and testers.
  • Knowledge and experience with the Travel Industry.
  • Knowledge and experience with Test Driven Development with a testing framework.
  • Familiar with Version One, Jira, or other Agile tools.
  • Experience with “on-premise to cloud” migrations or IT transformations.
  • Should be well versed with the AWS well architected framework or TOGAF and able to apply those principles while designing a solution.
  • Experience in optimizing the cost for service being utilized in cloud.
  • Thorough, in-depth knowledge of the Cloud (AWS, Azure and/or GCP) tooling landscape, and the various trade-offs involved with deciding what tools/services to use.
  • Experience creating, implementing, and managing the development of scripts to automate everyday operations in cloud.

Client Vaccination Policy:

  • Newly hired contractors/contingent workers are required to be vaccinated if they work at or at any time are required to be at a client location.
  • By agreeing to be submitted to this role, you agree to comply with the Clients’ vaccination requirements.

Benefits + Perks

Comprehensive Benefit Plan

Hollstadt offers a competitive and comprehensive benefit package which includes Medical, Dental, Vision, Long Term/Short Term Disability, and Life Insurance. With three different medical plans to choose from, you can enroll in the coverage you need from single to family, or anywhere in between!

Remarketing Process

Hollstadt is based on retention and relationships. We get to know your strengths and career wishes throughout your assignment and then start remarket discussions 6-8 weeks prior to your end date. By being proactive, we are able to keep your down time between assignments as short as possible, unless you choose otherwise.

Professional Development

Hollstadt offers free bi-weekly training courses for our consultants as well as on-demand access to past sessions through our consultant portal. Trainings give our consultants the continuing education they need to excel on their projects.

401k + Matching

One popular benefit is our 401(k) match on the first 4% of your contributions. Hollstadt wants to help you reach your long-term financial goals and understands that planning for your future is critical. Consultants also have access to support from a Financial Advisor.

Bonus Opportunities

We appreciate and reward loyalty. Join Hollstadt, stay for 5 years, and we’ll give you a $5,000 Longevity Award bonus! Additionally, we know great talent knows other great talent. If you are on contract with Hollstadt and refer one of your connections who gets placed, we’ll pay you $1,000!

Ongoing Support & Networking

We have made a significant investment in building a support program for our consultant team - so you never have to feel like you are going it alone. We also have a Consultant Coach program which acts like a 'work buddy' to provide a safe ear for questions or concerns at your client site.