DevOps Engineer - Lead

5 - 7 years experience  •  Food & Beverage

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 10/11/17
Chicago, IL
5 - 7 years experience
Food & Beverage
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 10/11/17

Basic Purpose-The position provides hands-on technical design, implementation and support for middlewaretechnologies in a cross platform enterprise environment. Through normal operations, the position interacts with business groups, management, architects and peer technology groups to enable business objectives.



  • Strong background in Linux/Windows Administration
  • In-Depth Experience with Application Server Administration using Websphere, Weblogic, Tomcat, JBoss, etc.
  • In-Depth Experience with automation/configuration management using either Puppet, Chef or an equivalent.
  • In-Depth Experience with Software build and deployment methodologies using tools like SVN, Git, Maven, ANT, Bamboo and Archiva
  • Strong understanding of code and scriptinglanguages (Python, Perl, Ruby, and/or Powershell)
  • Ability to use a wide variety of open source technologies and cloud services
  • Strong Knowledge of best practices and IT operations in an always-up, always-available service
  • Assist in the Design of solutions that manage application software through the development life cycle 
  • Lead the implementation and support of automation and services to facilitate rapid application deployment
  • Deploy and support applications in a high volume and high-availability environment.
  • Install and configure both standard and new technologies for Continuous Integration and Middleware services 
  • Provide guidance in architecture, design and application of industry standards in the implementation of innovative US Foods continuous integration solutions
  • Provides technical expertise and leadership to develop integration solutions spanning business processes, operating systems, applications and hardware platforms
  • Reviews complex enterprise integration architectures for other US Foods IT teams and makes recommendations
  • Recommends standards, guidelines and best practices
  • Works and communicates effectively with all areas of IT
  • Leads DevOps Teams and acts as the escalation point for DevOps and Support activities.
  • Collaborate with project managers, business analysts, solution architects, and QA testers in an Agile environment.
  • Mentor less experienced members of the DevOps team.


***EOE Race/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Protected Veteran/Disability Status***




  • ·         High School Diploma or equivalent is required
  • ·         BS Degreepreferred

Related Experience: 

  • ·         Five years in Related IT Field is required
  • ·         Prior Experience with Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery
  • ·         Prior Experience with Administration through Configuration Management and Automation


·         Expert knowledge and experience of the domains and the business processes being supported


Not the right job?
Join Ladders to find it.
With a free Ladders account, you can find the best jobs for you and be found by over 20,0000 recruiters.