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Situational Awareness Engineer

  • Location: Phoenix, 85281
  • Salary: $50 - $60 / hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 10 days ago

Phoenix, AZ company is seeking an Engineer/Senior Engineer, IT Situation Center to join their team for a contract opportunity.

Leverage the latest technology to solve business problems in a collaborative environment at this Fortune 500 transportation giant. Top technical resources are retained on long-term contract engagements.

Contract Duration: 3 Months

Required Skills & Experience

  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Technology, Information Systems (CIS/MIS), Engineering or related technical discipline, or equivalent experience/training.
  • 2 years of SRE (site reliability engineering) or related experience.
  • Full stack experience supporting IT systems.
  • Strong communication skills, able to communicate effectively across technical domains.

Desired Skills & Experience

  • Airline experience.
  • 3+ years of full Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) experience.
  • 2+ years of experience with monitoring the entire OSI stack with various tools.
  • 5+ years of SRE or related experience.

What You Will Be Doing

  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git.
  • Experience working with continuous integration and/or continuous delivery systems such as GitHub actions.
  • Expertise in Windows/Linux (Server 2012/2016/RHEL).
  • Working knowledge of one or more cloud technologies. PCF, Azure, Citrix, AWS, Google.
  • Knowledge of IP networking including TCP,UDP, DNS, DHCP, firewalls, IP routing, etc.
  • Experience with Dynatrace OneAgent highly desired.
  • Knowledge of cyber security principles and methods.
  • Experience in Agile methodologies, such as SCRUM.
  • Solid judgment and analytical skills; strong follow-up and organizational skills.
  • Ability to effectively adapt to rapidly changing technology and apply it to business needs.
  • Ability to anticipate user requirements and identify and resolve complex problems; strong customer service and communications skills.
  • Experience in evaluating and explaining problems or situations; root cause analysis.
  • Ability to effectively communicate both verbally and written with all levels within the organization.
  • Ability to explain technical concepts and adjust messaging based on the audience, including non-technical groups.
  • Ability to influence through outstanding interpersonal skills, collaboration, and negotiation skills.
  • Ability to work well within a team environment, as well as independently.

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 a top 15 U.S. IT staffing firm and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

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. For direct hire placement with our clients, benefits will be offered in accordance with that particular client’s offerings. This may include PTO, Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K and other pre and post-tax options.

Motion Recruitment Partners is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including Veterans/Disability/Women. All applicants must be currently authorized to work on a full-time basis in the country for which they are applying, and no sponsorship is currently available. Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required under Motion Recruitment Employment Accommodation policy. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance.