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Kelly Services DevOps Engineer in Santa Clara, California

Kelly Services is hiring a DevOps Engineer for a 6 months contract opportunity in Santa Clara, California. Below are the details and required skills. For immediate consideration, please email your resume directly to as well as apply online.

DevOps Engineer

Santa Clara, CA

6 months contract

Seeking an engineer to help manage the daily flow of software being developed across the globe. This person will be responsible for maintaining the health of the software repositories, ensuring that the software can be successfully built and is working all the time. Responsible for ownership of delivering the software to - Various internal teams and organizations, ensuring that all incremental changes and patches are synchronized to different build systems. Also responsible for ensuring that software being developed by external - Vendors and teams is properly sanitized, integrated and shared.

This person needs to be enthusiastic about leveraging automation of software patch and build management and enhancing existing processes to improve them continuously and guide the team members within and outside the organization to sound practices.

Required Skills:

  • 2+ years of DevOps experience including implementation of configuration management software (Ansible, Chef, Puppet, etc.).

  • Knowledge of Python/Bash/Ruby or equivalent scripting languages.

  • 2+ years of experience with Linux (Ubuntu, RedHat, CentOS) administration including networking (TCP/IP, DNS, SMTP, HTTP/HTTPS etc. protocols).

  • At least basic knowledge of container technologies (Docker/Warden/Kubernetes).

  • Experience in designing, monitoring and supporting a large-scale & highly available hosting infrastructure.

  • Experience with administering/tuning relational (e.g. MySQL, PostgreSQL) and No-SQL databases (e.g. MongoDB, Cassandra, HBase).

  • Fluency in English.

  • Experience with monitoring systems (e.g. Nagios or Zabbix).

  • Experience with administering Hadoop clusters and solutions based on Hadoop (e.g. HBase).

  • Knowledge of Amazon Web Services (AWS) technologies: Cloud Formation, S3, Autoscale, Cloudwatch.

  • Knowledge of architectural patterns for Internet Applications/Services.

  • Application clustering and load balancing concepts and related technologies.

  • Minimum Educational Requirement: Bachelor's Degree in CS or other closely related field.

Why Kelly ® ?

With Kelly, you’ll have direct connections to leading IT organizations in the best companies around the globe—offering you the chance to work on some of today’s most intriguing, innovative and high-visibility projects. In a field where change is the only constant, our connections and opportunities will help you take your career exactly where you want to go. We work with 90 of the Fortune 100™ companies companies and found opportunities for more than 8,600 IT professionals last year. Let us help advance your career today.

About Kelly ®

At Kelly, we’re always thinking about what’s next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, we’re a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.