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DevSecOps Architect- REMOTE

  • Location: Illinois, 60515
  • Salary: 145000.0
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 7 months ago

  • Pay 140000 to 999999
  • Function: DevOps
  • Job Ref: 219964
We have an excellent REMOTE opportunity to help build out the security program with a large distribution company! Great career growth and compensation. Please apply today if you are a DevSecOps Coach.  

Job Description:

Effectively facilitate, coach, mentor, and teach in a DevSecOps context. Self-aware and able to navigate complex situations and serve as a role model of agile values and principles. Facilitate communication, integration, automation, and close cooperation among all the people needed to plan, develop, test, deploy, release, and maintain a secure, high quality solution.

- Curate and document a set of software development resources to enable engineering teams to become high-performing, cross-functional teams.
- Coach teams in Agile (Scrum or Kanban) and software development best practices.
- Collaborate with the engineering leaders in architecting CI/CD pipelines using GitHub Actions and Azure.
- Coach organization on DevOps and SecOps best practices including IaC, Secure by Design, Test Automation, Well Architected Framework, observability, continuous monitoring, self-healing, and more.
- Explore and experiment with new processes and technologies that further evolve WESCO’s delivery of products
- Facilitate Communities of Practice (technical focus areas), educate the broader organization on DevOps & SecOps through presentations, and frequently collaborate with senior leadership on strategy and maturity updates

- 5+ years of prior experience as a Senior Software Developer, DevSecOps Engineer, or DevSecOps Coach, or equivalent technical experience3+ years of prior experience as a DevSecOps or DevOps Engineer or Coach
- Experience implementing DevSecOps in different cultures and environments
- Experience coaching, mentoring, or leading a team in DevSecOps practices
- Demonstrated success with configuring and maintaining a CICD pipeline, experience with GitHub preferred
- Desire to learn and grow with the organization as new technologies are introduced
- Strong communication, interpersonal, coaching, teaching and mentoring skills
- A software engineering background with experience in:
o Modern software development best practices (e.g. CI/CD, BDD, TDD)
o At least one of the following automation build tools: GitHub Actions (preferred), CircleCI, Jenkins, GitLab, Bamboo
o At least one of the following programming languages: Python, React, PHP, Java, Ruby, JavaScript, TypeScript, .NET
o At least one of the following Cloud Providers: Azure (preferred), AWS, GCP
o At least one of the following Containerized Technologies: Docker, Kubernetes
o At least one of the following Version Control tools: Git, GitHub (preferred), GitLab, Bitbucket
o At least one of the following infrastructure automation tools: Ansible, Terraform (preferred), Puppet, Chef

  1. Build out the platform for self-service deployments, maturity assessment, observability, etc.
  2. Coach teams on best practices for development, testing, security, and infrastructure as code
  3. Facilitate communities of practice to share knowledge across the company

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

About Us

At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re consistently in the top 25 of all U.S. IT staffing firms and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average, earning us ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing awards year after year. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

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For hourly W2 contract roles MATRIX offers a highly competitive benefit package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability, HSA, and 401(k) with pre and post-tax options.  Please see for more information.

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