54/hr Kubernetes Engineer. 6+ Months. Contract. Middletown, NJ. (L-3104) (A)


Join a dynamic and growing team as a Kubernetes Engineer.

Their emerging platform relies on Kubernetes for its automated deployment, scaling, and management of containerized applications; containers as a stand-alone, executable package of software components; and the OpenStack-Helm project for deployment, maintenance, and upgrading of OpenStack services.  Strong Kubernetes skills required.

Video or in-person interview will be required.

Interested?  Apply now!


(in order of desirability)

  • #1 - Kubernetes Engineer 5+ years, Architect 3+ years

  • Hands on experience on pods and container creation, deployment, using environment variables, using resources from the hosted VM, scaling the pods, reconfiguration of the containers and configuring daemon in the cluster.
  • Container management
  • Experience architecting enterprise level kubernetes solutions
  • Can the candidate do a video interview AND provide photo id (sensitive information can be blacked out) PRIOR to that interview?

  • Expertise in kubectl, Kube proxy
  • Ability to effectively operate and maintain a Kubernetes cluster
  • Experienced in developing application using Openstack or Amazon AWS environment; using Nova and Neutron API
  • Experienced in cloudify development, blueprint creating, deployment handling
  • Experienced in integrating kubernetes cluster in cloudify environment

  • Domain -- Telecommunications

  • Status: x-Closed
  • Employment Type: Contract
  • Role: Kubernetes Engineer
  • Location: Middletown, NJ.
  • Compensation: Up to $54.00/hr in a c2c/1099 structure. Limited W2 structure also possible but rate drops to $47.00/hr gross. We say gross as the limited w2 rate shown is before employer/employee taxes (not take home; take home would be lower as its after employee taxes which vary).
  • Payment Terms: Bi-Weekly invoice, NET 45 payment off invoice.
  • Expenses: Included in rate above
  • Positions: 1
  • Current pool: 0/29 (In Play/Submitted). Click HERE for summary view of candidates submitted so far.

    Last Update 05/30/18 15:01 PM. Jan Graves. . (full detail change log at bottom).
    Shortlist On 04/06/18
    Start On 04/16/18
    Duration Duration is estimated to be 6+ months.
    1st Post Date 02/12/18
    1st Screened by Amplified0
    Submitted to Client0
    Interviewed by Client5
    ClientShared after 1st Screen
    AgentShared after 1st Screen. Amplified is not the prime.
    Contact for Lead Jan Graves
    Interview DetailsFace-to-face interview is NOT required after phone screen. That said, let LEVERAGEncy know on submission if Skype or other options AREN'T an option.
    Work Authorizations Client is only considering candidates with work authorizations of: Any Type
    IndustryTelecommunications Services
    Opp Quality The overall rating for this lead is A. This is based on contract duration being 6, 1 opening(s), and 7+ competitors at our level or better. You can see a graphical ruberic of how these stats translate to a rating here.
    L Number3104
    LayersBetween Amplified and the End Client there are 1 layers. In addition, the end client prefers that Amplified limits the layers between Amplified and the Employer of Record of the candidate to .


    05/30/18 15:01 PM . Jan Graves.

    04/11/18 22:00 PM . Jan Graves. Putting on hold pending feedback from the client.

    04/05/18 19:52 PM . Jan Graves. Client confirms this is an urgent need. Please submit candidates for immediate consideration.

    03/28/18 18:09 PM . Jan Graves. Our candidate interviewing 3/28

    03/20/18 22:04 PM . Jan Graves. Candidate withdrew from interview. Please submit additional candidates.

    03/20/18 19:40 PM . Jan Graves. We have a candiate interviewing tonight. Will know tomorrow if we need to submit additional candidates.

    02/21/18 13:38 PM . Jan Graves. Client looking for candidates able to start within 2 weeks. Please continue to submit.

    02/14/18 18:39 PM . Jan Graves. Putting this lead on hold. Three candidates submitted to client; waiting for feedback.

    02/12/18 20:28 PM . Lead Created

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