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DevOps CI/CD Lead - long--term contract - REMOTE

For our direct client, a global firm with multiple applications being developed and deployed in a MS Azure environment, we seek an experienced DevOps CI/CD engineer.   REMOTE position, East Coast hours.  Long-term contract (12-36+ months) Immediate interview and hire!

Primary Purpose and Goal

Responsible for running DevOps CI-CD operations on cloud platform for designated projects.

Responsibilities and Tasks

  • Experience in Release Management, Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery.
  • Responsible to manage day to day CI-CD team operations while working with the team to help them remediate any impediments.
  • Responsible for Release Management lifecycle which includes scheduling, coordinating and the management of releases across multiple applications for various portfolios. The releases can be inclusive of application updates, security improvements, Projects and Programs.
  • Responsible for providing process awareness and services to help product management and project teams manage and deploy releases into different environments including production.
  • Responsible for Implementing and managing release processes for code through development, test, and production environments. Work collaboratively with all participants in software development projects and is supportive of developers and testers as they set up their build dev/test environments.
  • Responsible for Liaising with project leads/managers/Scrum Masters, quality assurance, operations groups and other key stakeholders on the release and delivery progress, issues and improvements.
  • Responsible for understanding the projects requirements, suggest appropriate branching and merging strategy.
  • Responsible for developing and delivering scripts and automation tools used to build, integrate, and deploy software releases to various platforms.
  • Responsible for producing process documentation and Implementation Plans. Work with release engineers for executing the automated deployments.
  • Responsible for all documentation including content for the department website on CI/CD (DevOps).
  • Ensure solutions are built based on company standards and that they can be deployed with the firm's environments.


  • Must have effective communication with excellent logic and problem-solving skills and a drive to make a difference.
  • Experience in release management.
  • Excellent  written, presentation  and verbal communication skills with the ability to document and communicate technical information to IT professionals and clients



  • Five to Eight years of Infrastructure management, release management and planning. DevOps experience a plus.

  • Good understanding on Software configuration Management

  • Well versed with Cloud offerings with work experience on the same like Web apps, ASE, ASP, function apps, SQL PaaS, Storage accounts

  • In-depth knowledge of the Microsoft platform (IIS, .NET, Web Services, SQL Server, SharePoint, Windows Server, Clustering, Active Directory etc..)

Education / Academics

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher from an accredited college/university in Computer Science or related field

Job ID: 5015

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