Chef Developer/Architect

Job Posted 8/23/2023
Arthur Grand Technologies
New York, NY 10007
United States
Category Software Jobs
Job Description

Please find the below JD

Position                                   Chef Developer/Architect

Location                                   New York, NY (Remote)

Employment / Duration            Contract  / Long term

Interview Style                         Telephonic / Skype



  • Design and create new Chef code within an existing framework and using existing Chef coding standards

  • Update existing Chef code within an existing framework and using existing Chef coding standards

  • Coordinate work with other team members as directed by team lead

  • Use Bit bucket (Git) to version control Chef code changes

  • Document changes and rationale in Chef code, Bit bucket and in Confluence to promote knowledge sharing and a strong team dynamic

  • Perform code reviews as part of team pull requests to ensure sharing of knowledge and best practices

  • Use and update Test-Kitchen and Docker as necessary to provide fast feedback on code quality

  • Troubleshoot deployment issues in AWS and in on-prem labs -Work paid overtime occasionally to meet key milestones


Required Skills:

  • 3+ years coding in Chef

  • 3+ years using Git (or Gitlab or Bit bucket)

  • 3+ years Windows and Red Hat Enterprise Linux administration experience

  • Strong knowledge of best practices in IT and Infrastructure Automation

  • Basic to intermediate knowledge of SQL / MySQL

  • Knowledge of JSON and XML -Ability to effectively communicate ideas

  • Works well in a team as part of a much larger project

  • Enjoys a fast-paced and dynamic environment

  • Solid familiarity with Continuous Integration (CI) and implementation using a CI server such as Jenkins

  • Basic familiarity with DevOps practices


Desired Skills

  • Chef Cookbook Development and Deploying Cookbooks Certification

  • Perl and Python knowledge

  • Confluence and Fisheye/Crucible experience

  • Some Oracle Database Administration -Intermediate familiarity with DevOps

Company Description:

Our broad experience across numerous industries provides us with the ability to utilize our deep expertise to improve our clients business and IT effectiveness through consistent delivery of quality services - that is our mission. - Banking - Education - Financial services - Government - Healthcare - Hospitality and travel - Insurance - Manufacturing - Media and entertainment - Oil and gas - Pharmaceutical - Retail - Technology - Telecommunications - Transportation - Utilities Advantage of doing business with us Dedicated Client Relationship Manager: We have dedicated client relationship manager for each customer to understand their needs and serve better. Proven Track Record: Providing staffing services to major Systems Integrators including Accenture, Grant Thornton LLP, and Deloitte LLP. We always deliver what we promise which resulted in repeat business with our customers. Speed: our experts can be on-site or on the project within days after your selection. Cost Savings: By hiring our experts, you avoid costly recruiting fees, relocation expenses, and fully loaded costs associated with providing benefits. Transition to Full-time: In cases where the customer wants to continue the initial relationship, it is entirely possible that the initial contract relationship can be converted to a full-time position. Supplier Diversity Goals: Customer can take credit of 100% of the contracting dollars to meet its small business contracting goals.