Dev Ops Engineer

MetLife   •  

Cary, NC

5 - 7 years

Posted 264 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Primary Responsibilities: 

  • Evaluate multiple supplier offerings/tools and assist in choosing a suite of components that will meet IT business needs in a timely fashion with a focus around software releases.
  • Recommend best-of-breed solutions to support IT personnel in every role (PM, Analyst, Engineer, Tester, SQM, Prod Support, Release Management, etc.).

  • Design and build one or more developer platform(s) using state-of-the art technologies; platforms to be used internally by IT personnel

  • Collaborate with lead engineers and system architects to govern the standard IT toolsets, used throughout MetLife. Assist in establishing the target state for IT tooling.
  • Evolve current (in use) IT tools and build a roadmap toward the target state.

  • Consult and advise IT partners on platform standards.

  • Evaluate new/emerging technologies/tools for possible use within IT

  • Ensure vendor performance and deliverables meet contract specifications


Required Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or other Information Systems/Technical discipline, with 5-7 years of experience in designing, customizing, and developing IT solutions.

  • 3 years of experience with development, implementation or support of IT Tools (such as: I.T. Service Management, Project Management, Prototyping, Designing, Coding, Testing, SQA/SQM and Prod Monitor/Control).
  • 5 years as an IT Project Leader or Team Leader, responsible for leading large-scale IT projects and leading people.

  • 5 years of experience with software development lifecycle methodologies.  
  • 3 Years of experience with Continuous Deployment/Continuous Delivery Practices.

  • 3 years of experience evaluating and recommending proprietary and third-party vendor solutions with the ability to create and convey cost/benefit analysis

  • Preferred Skills:

  • Experience in communicating solutions to clients.

  • Working knowledge of Iterative/Agile methodology

  • Knowledge of Software Delivery IT Tools such as IBM UrbanCode, Team Foundation Server Release Management, Atlassian Bamboo, Release Management, Coded UI Testing, MS SQL SERVER

  • Experience with IBM UrbanCode is a plus.