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Department of State IIP – CMS Operations Lead (AWS, WordPress)

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Octo Consulting Group
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Our team is what makes Octo great. At Octo you'll work beside some of the smartest and most accomplished staff you'll find in your career.  Octo offers fantastic benefits and an amazing workplace culture where you will feel valued while you perform mission critical work for our government.  Voted one of the region’s best places to work multiple times, Octo is an employer of choice!

Octo Consulting Group is seeking an Operations Lead for the Department of State, International Information Programs (IIP) worldwide cloud-based Content Management System (CMS) to join our growing team in Washington, DC.  Reporting directly to the Program Manager and working closely with the Chief Architect, this individual will be responsible for providing operations leadership to our WordPress team for a dynamic Federal client.

Our Operations Lead will have a background in Content Management, PHP and Perl, have experience with Web Servers and WordPress installation, have knowledge of components related to WordPress and most of all, be ready to inspire and lead a team in these processes with the full responsibility of running the operations of this critical Federal Government information stream.

The Operations Lead will supervise and manage the daily activities of configuration and operation of CMS systems and cloud resources in Amazon Web Services (AWS). Plan and monitor the optimizing of system operation and resource utilization, and perform systems capacity analysis and planning. Plan and monitor assistance to users in accessing and using business systems. 

  • Operations Lead
  • WordPress Administrator
  • Responsible for installation, configuration, and management of WordPress sites.  
  • Monitor and tune all environments for optimal performance
  • Monitor, schedule and perform system patches, upgrades and support code deployments
  • Establish and maintain appropriate access levels and permissions for environments
  • Work closely with all team members to debug performance-related problems and identify performance bottlenecks
  • Proactively make recommendations and follow through to keep environments secure, up to date, and functional for intended user groups
  • Provide production (Tier - 2) support and extended support when required to meet project deadlines.
  • Work with government employees and groups to ensure the application meets security requirements and assist in FISMA certifications and Audits.
  • Responsible for managing VMs/Filesystems in production and lower environment including proactively validating backup policies.
  • Create documentation on current processes and newly engineered solutions.
  • Configure and manage AWS infrastructure providing optimal availability, performance, and best practices
  • Responsible for maintaining an enterprise WordPress deployment, working with the team to add content, and installing updates to WordPress, plugins, and themes. 
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