70/hr DevOps Engineer (API Focus). 12+ Months. 40% Telecommute Contract. Atlanta, GA. (L-3937) (B)


Are you a DevOps Engineer w/ a focus on deployment support of APIs and Services? Then this contract might be of interest to you.

In short, the role would be to evolve the end client's DevOps solution that supports their existing and future web services layer. You can see the target skills below. After orientation, the client is open to remote work around two days a week but the rest of the time is required to be onsite.  

So, if this sounds like something you would consider, APPLY TODAY!!!

Please note: If the resource is removed during the first 10 business days of the assignment, the end client (and, in turn, Amplified) will not be charged for the services of that resource.


(in order of desirability)

  • #1 - DevOps Engineer 10+ years; Code deployment supporting APIs and Services; Candidate must be open to being onsite from first day.

  • DevOps -- Principal/Lead Roles
  • Open to doing a take home coding test?
  • If you are not local, are you willing to relocate at your cost (no expense to us or agent/client)?
  • Are you and/or your Employer of Record ok with a 10-day trial to start? Basically the end client witholds the right to release a candidate, without backpay, in the first 10 days if work quality is notably sub-par.

  • Containerization -- OpenShift
  • DevOps -- Containerization -- Docker
  • Cloud Computing -- Deployment Strategies
  • Automation Server -- Jenkins
  • Configuration Management -- Ansible
  • Infrastructure Automation - Chef
  • Binary Repository -- Nexus
  • Universal Repository Manager -- Artifactory
  • Orchestration Tool -- uDeploy
  • Application Release Tool -- XL (Release, Deploy)
  • Cloud Computing (notate in comments which ones you have worked with)
  • Cloud Migration -- Legacy Solutions to Cloud
  • Test Automation Tools -- Selenium, soapUI, Jmeter, SeerverSpec, Cactus etc.

  • Web Services -- RESTful
  • SOA -- Troubleshooting
  • Working knowledge of major project management tools and platforms (e.g., ServiceNow, BMC Remedy)
  • Atlassian -- Bitbucket
  • Atlassian -- JIRA
  • Web Application Firewalls (WAF)
  • Load Balancer -- Troubleshoot
  • Domain -- Airlines
  • Provide either (1) an online profile (LinkedIn URL, etc) or (2) a reference that you reported to. If providing reference, share name, company, phone, and email where email is from the domain of the company. If neither, put NA in comments.
  • What is your birthday (agent/client use it for personal ID -- only need only the month and day)
  • If not listed in resume, notate here ALL education details for candidate (institution, degree, year of graduation)

  • Status: 1-Active
  • Employment Type: Contract
  • Role: DevOps Engineer (API Focus)
  • Location: Atlanta, GA. Client is open to 40% remote work per week.
  • Compensation: Up to $70.00/hr in a c2c/1099 structure. Limited W2 structure also possible but rate drops to $60.00/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: Weekly invoice, NET 30 payment off invoice.
  • Expenses: Included in rate above
  • Positions: 1
  • Current pool: 1/6 (In Play/Submitted). Click HERE for summary view of candidates submitted so far.

    Last Update 01/20/22 12:53 PM. Tim Bauer. Still going.. (full detail change log at bottom).
    Shortlist On 02/04/22
    Start On 02/21/22
    Duration Duration is estimated to be 12+ months.
    1st Post Date 12/16/21
    1st Screened by Amplified0
    Submitted to Client0
    Interviewed by Client0
    ClientShared after 1st Screen
    AgentShared after 1st Screen. Amplified is not the prime.
    Contact for Lead Tim Bauer
    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
    IndustryTravel, Transportation and Tourism
    Opp Quality The overall rating for this lead is B. This is based on contract duration being 12, 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 Number3937
    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 0.


    01/20/22 12:53 PM . Tim Bauer. Still going.

    01/13/22 15:47 PM . Tim Bauer. Still going per agent.

    01/06/22 14:41 PM . Tim Bauer. Still going per client.

    12/30/21 14:04 PM . Tim Bauer. Still going.

    12/16/21 20:06 PM . Tim Bauer. Looking at first 20 candidates the bar seems to be around 9-10 years total with 8+ in DevOps. Need some focus around SOA, Services (microservices) during last couple of gigs. Cloud migration also a factor.

    12/16/21 17:45 PM . Lead Created

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