Infrastructure Engineer

Pontiac, Michigan / Remote

Job Description

Looking for a great opportunity with a growing, locally owned company? Cynerge Consulting is seeking a Container Engineer! We are looking for someone that embraces our dynamic nature and wants to take their career to the next level. We strive to provide an opportunity for you to do your best work in an environment where collaboration, teamwork, growth, and creativity are rewarded.

For more than 15 years, Cynerge Consulting has helped clients in the private and federal sectors by designing and developing digital products and business solutions to improve their operations and services. From application development services to IT asset management, cloud computing, and DevOps-oriented transformation, we help improve the speed and quality of delivering enterprise software so organizations can better respond and compete in a rapidly digitizing economy.

Our team works hard and is passionate about what we do. We have a kick-ass crew and a historic office, complete with our own coffee shop and wine cellar. Cynerge is currently seeking an Container Engineer to help make our team more effective. Our ideal candidate will work on building, scaling, and monitoring various highly complex applications of ours, and making our container orchestration cluster highly available.

Responsibilities

  • Develop, test, and deploy software code that will configure and manage our client’s hosting environments (Linux and Windows) 
  • Define the infrastructure services architecture  
  • Create modules that will automate the management of infrastructure environments 
  • Support deployment orchestration for business applications and services 
  • Design, build, and manage automated test frameworks and scripts that support a continuous integration/continuous delivery (CI/CD) approach for Puppet and business application code 
  • Develop, test, and deploy code that will configure and manage our client’s enterprise container service environments (Docker and Kubernetes)  
  • Assess & debug issues with the container service and applications  
  • Support deployment orchestration for business applications and services into the container service  
  • Help our operations team triage bugs and troubleshoot production issues 
  • Deliver training, coaching, and support for engineering teams to write code that will manage infrastructure and application configurations 
  • Provide product vision, standards, and best practices for using configuration management software across the organization 
  • Participate in team code reviews and design reviews 

Prerequisites

  • Required – 2+ years’ work experience in an infrastructure engineering role OR 
  • Required – 2+ years of experience with infrastructure system administration  
  • Ideal – 1+ years of experience with configuration management tools (preferably Puppet, but others would be acceptable) 
  • Ideal – 1+ years of experience with container software (Docker and Kubernetes) 
  • Understanding of infrastructure as code concepts 
  • Exposure to one or more programming languages (JavaScript, Java, .NET, Python, etc.) 
  • Understanding of network architecture 
  • Experience with the usage of GitHub (or Git version control systems) 
  • Experience working in an agile development environment is a plus 
  • Experience working with Amazon Web Services and/or Microsoft Azure is a plus 
  • Self-starter with an ability to take a task, analyze what needs to be done, and deliver results in a timely manner (we don’t do “analysis paralysis”) 
  • Detail oriented, team player with an ability to work with minimal direction 
  • Excellent communication skills in a customer-facing work environment 
  • Preferred – Bachelor’s degree in computer science or a related field 
  • Preferred – HUBZone residency (certified at https://maps.certify.sba.gov/) 
  • Required – US Citizen or “green card” holder 

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Job Type

Full-time

Deadline

None

Location

Pontiac, Michigan / Remote

Availability

Occasional weekend work and travel may be required

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Perks

Competitive Salary

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package based on market rates and relevant professional or industry experience. 

Comprehensive Benefits

Enjoy a wide range of benefits including medical, dental, vision, short and long-term disability, and basic life insurance.

Retirement Match

Cynerge offers a simple IRA with a company match of up to 3% for retirement plans. Work with an appointed account manager to shape your retirement strategies.

Unlimited Vacation

Forget managing balances of vacation and sick time. Enjoy unlimited paid time off if you’re respectful and meeting your commitments.

Professional Development

We encourage professional development as part of our review process and reimburse for certifications and other training opportunities.

Work From Anywhere

Work from our historic office with its own attached café and bar/restaurant and wine cellar, or virtually from the comfort of your own home.