Job Description

Operation Support Engineer / DevOps - 17183


Our client is one of largest retailers in the world. Yet their IT department is nimble and dynamic and works with cutting edge technologies. They are currently trying to fulfill au urgent role for the Operation Support Engineer / DevOps. This position is Contract and located in Pleasanton, California.






  • Troubleshoot production issues and restore service by resolving customer-facing incidents
  • Troubleshoot and implement corrections to problems associated with connectivity between the supported applications and the clients they serve
  • Provide technical guidance, in the diagnosis of issues as they arise in support of critical applications
  • Drive collaboration sessions among IT and business groups to facilitate optimal support and operation of the relevant applications
  • Contribute to the design, implementation and enhancement of critical applications
  • Perform proactive analysis and troubleshooting to predict and prevent production incidents
  • Define and contribute to monitoring capabilities for critical applications
  • Collaborate with key vendors on functional, performance and capacity improvements
  • Design and build tools to automate support and monitoring functions




  • Skillset should include building dashboards in Appd, Splunk NewRelic and other monitoring tools
  • Strong experience programming in Java is preferred
  • Strong experience with UNIX Shell scripting is preferred
  • Some experience with Windows Power Shell or batch programming is preferred.
  • Strong knowledge of web and application server capabilities and configuration is required
  • Some experience in database management and development is required
  • Some experience writing SQL against MS SQL Server and Oracle databases is preferred
  • Some experience and knowledge of a UNIX & Windows Operating System is required
  • Basic understanding of TCPIP and HTTP protocols is required
  • Some experience with creating or managing applications working in collaboration with our PAAS providers
  • Basic understanding of common security schemes and protocols preferred (SSL, TLS, etc.)
  • Some experience and knowledge of DataStage (ETL) is preferred
  • Some experience and knowledge of DataPower is preferred
  • Good understanding of CI/CD deployment and version control technologies and methodologies
  • Good understanding of the Agile development methodology is preferred
  • Good understanding of testing activities and methodologies
  • Good understanding of configuration management
  • Good understanding of integration solutions such as MQ messaging and Message Broker, web services, and ETL
  • Good understanding of infrastructure deployment architectures (DMZ, load balancers, firewalls, IPs, etc)



Position logistics:

  • W2 candidates only, Local to Bay Area, CA candidates only
  • Contract-
  • Position location: Pleasanton, CA


About Maxonic:

Since 2002 Maxonic has been at the forefront of connecting candidate strengths to client challenges. Our award winning, dedicated team of recruiting professionals are specialized by technology, are great listeners, and will seek to find a position that meets the long-term career needs of our candidates. Benefits offered to our employees include: Medical Insurance, HSA (Health Savings Account), 401K Plan, Paid Sick Time Off


Interested in Applying?

Please apply below with your most current resume. Feel free to email Nina Schindler  ( or call 408-400-2299 / 408-439-4900 ext 123