DevOps Tech Lead in Columbus, OH at Fast Switch

Date Posted: 1/19/2020

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    Columbus, OH
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Job Description

Job ID: 55690

DevOps Tech Lead. Our client has an immediate contract need for a DevOps Tech Lead who is creative, willing to learn on their own and works well in a team environment. The role will be responsible for building green-field projects, delivering new working solutions in an Agile environment. He or she will design, develop, document, test, and debug new and existing software systems and/or applications for market sale or large-scale proprietary software for internal use. 

Responsibilities include: 

  • Use Java and JavaScript programming languages and related development technologies. 
  • Serve as technical expert on development projects. 
  • Participate in full development life cycle including requirements analysis and design. 
  • Write technical specifications based on conceptual design and stated business requirements. 
  • Support, maintain, and document software functionality. 
  • Analyze code to find causes of errors and revise programs as needed. 
  • Consult with end-user to prototype, refine, test, and debug programs to meet needs. 
  • Career-Level position within field. Considered highly skilled and proficient in discipline. 
  • Conducts complex work important to the organization. 
  • The candidate must have the ability to work under minimal supervision, with wide latitude for independent judgment. 
  • Will lead team of developers. 

Required Knowledge and Skills:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, or Associate's Degree with 8-12 years IT Software Developer related experience or High School Diploma/GED with 10 years IT Software Developer experience. 
  • Deep technical hands-on experience developing RESTful APIs in Spring Boot and/or JavaScript/NodeJS frameworks, ideally with Pivotal Cloud Foundry (PCF). 
  • Deep technical hands-on experience developing in REST/JSON or SOAP/XML
  • Experience developing front-end application code using modern web development technologies (HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript), and front-end development frameworks/libraries (ReactJS, etc.). 
  • Experience developing solutions in AWS, Azure, and/or Google Cloud Platform. 
  • Experience with Docker, or related container-oriented technologies (i.e. Docker Enterprise Edition, Kubernetes, etc.). 
  • Comfortable implementing continuous integration / continuous delivery process for applications using technologies such as Jenkins and Git. 
  • Experience with Test Driven Development, including writing and implementing automated unit, system, and integration tests. 
  • Experience developing Twelve Factor / Cloud-Native applications. 
  • Comfortable working in an open, dynamic, rapidly changing environment where collaboration is crucial. Candidates should have experience, or feel comfortable with, techniques such as pair programming. 
  • Is a self-starter, who is comfortable independently absorbing and learning new, leading edge technologies. 
  • Must have experience leading a team of developers in an enterprise-level organization. 
  • Must have Agile experience (e.g., Scrum Process). 

Three Primary Requirements: 

  • Any Cloud Technology including Cloud development experience 
  • Java developer with Cloud experience (a minimum of 5 year of experience) 
  • Front end development experience 


  • Experience with relational databases (i.e. Oracle, SQL Server). Experience with NoSQL databases (i.e. MongoDB) is highly desired. 
  • Experience implementing and scaling OpenID Connect, OAuth or SAML or similar identity, authorization or authentication protocols/frameworks is desired. 

Revel IT (formerly known as Fast Switch) is one of the fastest-growing, privately held, IT Staffing companies in the nation. Our client base includes 32% of the Fortune 25.

We have major offices in Dublin, OH, Phoenix, AZ, Los Angeles, CA, and Austin, TX and are rapidly expanding into new markets from coast to coast.

Our reputation is one of straight talk, creative solutions, aggressive pricing, and flawless execution ... outperforming the giants of our industry every day. We embrace the strategy inferred in Winston Churchill's famous quote, 'The short road to ruin is to emulate the methods of your adversary.' At Revel IT, we are constantly asking ourselves, 'Is there a better way?' Almost every day, we answer, 'Yes.' #revelitjobs