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Sr. Systems Engineer/API Gateway Lead �?�¢?? Alpharetta,

Kelly Services
Alpharetta, GA 30009
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**Sr. Systems Engineer/API Gateway Lead Alpharetta, GA**


For immediate consideration, please email your resume directly to: as well as apply online.

PLEASE NOTE: Must be legally authorized to work in the U.S. for any employer without sponsorship.

Pay Rate = **BOE**

Hours/Type = **Full-Time/Contract to Perm W2**

Duration: **~6 Months**

Shift/Days/Hours: **Standard/M F**

Kelly Services is currently seeking a Sr. Systems Engineer/API Gateway Lead for one of our top human resources management software and services clients in Alpharetta, GA.

As a Sr. Systems Engineer/API Gateway Lead, you will be responsible for systems administration, maintenance, monitoring, and production support and software deployment!

Short Description:

ADP is searching for a Sr. Systems Engineer/API Gateway Lead to join our high performance team. The successful candidate will have strong skills in systems administration, maintenance, monitoring, and production support and software deployment.

Complete Description:


1. Build and manage multiple software development and infrastructure environments (in-house and on Amazon EC2)

2. Maintain tools, processes and associated documentation and manage API Gateways

(Preferred: Layer7).

3. Build, deploy and manage software development tools/environments as required by the development team (Rally, Jira, Git and others)

4. Deploy software in all environments; work with Production Deployment team to ensure successful deployments

5. Measure and production utilization and available capacity

6. Collect and review machine data using Splunk to gain further operational insight to improve overall systems performance

7. Work with Monitoring Engineering to deploy BPM scripts in production

8. Troubleshoot software and infrastructure problems and act as development escalation point for production issues

9. Work with hosting engineering to ensure production systems achieve highest reliability, availability and performance


1. Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related discipline

2. 7+ years of IT experience with 2+ years of hands-on experience in API Gateways

(CA Layer7/Apigee/Kong), system administration, software deployment automation and monitoring

3. Strong understanding of Unix/Linux fundamentals.

4. Strong understanding of Patching/Roll-back of systems.

5. Strong understanding of API Traffic Management, Rate-Limiting, Concurrency and Load Management

6. Prior experience with HA architectures.

7. Working knowledge of RESTful APIs, OAuth2 authorization framework and API Gateways

8. Strong Apache administration skills

9. Hands-on knowledge of API Gateway (Layer7 preferred), Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, SMTP, SSL.

10. Hands-on experience and administration of Mongo, Redis, MySQL.

11. Experience with monitoring tools (Splunk, Datadog, Nagios etc.).

12. Hands-on Experience with at-least one programming language (Python, Perl, Ruby, Go etc.)

13. Working knowledge of one or more Linux Distributions (SUSE, Ubuntu etc.).

14. Working knowledge of one or more Configuration Management tools (Ansible, Puppet, Chef)

15. Familiarity with Computer Networking

16. Prior experience with Containerization is a huge plus.

16. Participate in a 24/7 on call rotation


17. Prior experience working with AWS/Azure/GCP

18. Any professional certifications (Linux, VMWare, AWS, CCNA etc.) are preferred.

19. Prior experience with Network Monitoring

20. Prior experience with GTM/LTM infrastructure

Generic Skills

1. Leadership: not only at the management level, but at the individual level having the confidence and resilience to take risks be self empowered

2. Communication: understand and express ideas/solutions in a comprehensive and practical format knowledge sharing

3. User Focus: an absolute focus on the user (internal or external) experience every aspect of a solution should be productized for ease of use

4. Improvisation: the ability to think across disciplines and existing boundaries (technologies/business/geographies) - lateral thinking

5. Collaboration: teamwork with a positive approach to ambiguity

6. Research: an inclination to continuous research inside and outside the current focus fields

7. Influence by example: scientific proof of an idea (success or failure) as the presentation tool represent an idea in order to promote it

8. Technical Knowledge: broad and deep technical knowledge with a strong focus on data/objects and API/contracts

9. Abstract Thinking: view of ideas and solutions as abstractions/patterns that can be leveraged/adapted/reused deliver frameworks instead of point solutions

ADP is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer; M/F/D/V. ADP believes that diversity leads to strength.

Behavior Characteristics:

10+ years relevant client experience in similar technology, including at least 5 years of on-site client experience in similar technology and domain - Min Education - Bachelors degree in technology, Masters preferred

**Why Kelly:**

As a Kelly Services employee, you will have access to numerous perks, including:

+ Exposure to a variety of career opportunities as a result of our expansive network of client companies.

+ Career guides, information and tools to help you successfully position yourself throughout every stage of your career.

+ Access to more than 3,000 online training courses through our Kelly Learning Center, including accredited courses to obtain IT certifications, as well as PDU-approved courses.

+ Weekly pay.

+ Group-rate insurance options available immediately upon hire.*

**Apply today!**

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*Available for purchase and administered by a designated third-party vendor. (BR = 110)

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

With Kelly, youll have direct connections to leading IT organizations in the best companies around the globeoffering you the chance to work on some of todays most intriguing, innovative and high-visibility projects. In a field where change is the only constant, our connections and opportunities will help you take your career exactly where you want to go. We work with 90 of the Fortune 100 companies companies and found opportunities for more than 8,600 IT professionals last year. Let us help advance your career today.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.


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Posted: 2020-01-08 Expires: 2020-02-13

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