DevOps Engineer

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Newark, NJ

8 - 10 years

Posted 181 days ago

  by    Vikas Kapoor

Looking for a mid level Devops engineer with build and release background who can work with the technology group to establish and lead CI/CD transformations, ideal for someone who wants to setup from his current team role to leadersship role.

Project Scope:            

?      Establishing and leading DevOps & CI\CD transformations within the technology department

?      Uniting software development (Dev) with production and operations (Ops) into a single, integrated, and continuous Software Development Life Cycle

?      Establishing and managing a program of Agile / DevOps adoption and a culture of continual improvement across our projects and application teams

?      Educating and convincing our business units of the value gained from active participation in Agile / Lean methodologies and leveraging DevOps automation tools

?      Partnering with infrastructure teams to drive infrastructure improvements to better facilitate Agile / DevOps. You will also partner with these teams in the delivery of critical metrics and dashboards that demonstrate adoption and productivity improvements including summarizing at a product team, department and divisional level

?      Ownership of the continuous integration, system infrastructure, monitoring and performance optimization

?      Become a go-to person for developers and operation teams on Continuous Integration / Delivery implementations

?      Helping evolve our existing architecture and adhere to standard methodologies and corporate standards for continuous delivery

?      Driving Technology-wide initiatives to significantly improve our testing and test environment management practices

?      Reporting adoption and productivity improvements to Management

Skills/Qualifications Required:

?      Master?s or Bachelor?s degree in Computer Science or related discipline

?      Financial Services experience (Mutual Fund background preferred) with a proven track record of delivering multiple projects on-time, on budget and within scope

?      7+ years of overall experience with an emphasis on information technology

?      5+ years of experience with agile development (Scrum, Kanban, etc.) and within an agile project team

?      7+ years of experience leading transformational multi-functional IT initiatives

?      Ability to use industry standard build tools including: Maven, Ant, Gradle, MSBuild, Npm etc.

?      Continuous integration and automated deployment experience for multi-branched, multi-module projects using Jenkins or similar tools

?      Solid focus on code quality, related analytic tools and integration with Sonar

?      Experience with automated testing frameworks such as the xUnit family of testing tools and functional testing tools such as Selenium and WebDriver

?      Experience developing solutions using automation tools like Ansible and Puppet

?      Balancing multiple projects and collaborating closely with other development teams

?      Influencing skills that truly build commitment, cooperation and high performance

?      Superb communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills

?      Experience with Cloud computing concepts (private, public and hybrid) a plus

$144K - $156K