Job Description :
What is the specific title of the position

Dev ops Engineer

What Project/Projects will the candidate be working on while on assignment
MnR Portals

Is this person a sole contributor or part of a team
Part of a Team

If so, please describe the team (Name of team, size of team, etc
This team provides R&D and Support for the MnR Portal''s Team

What are the top 5-10 responsibilities for this position (Please be detailed as to what the candidate is expected to do or complete on a daily basis)


Development to assist the team through a hands on consulting and development as we move towards CI/CD (Continuous Integration / Delivery) of our portals.

The DevOps Engineer is responsible for maturing the DevOps mindset within the agile teams using techniques such as Acceptance Test Driven Development, Continuous Integration, and Continuous Delivery to provide quality products with seamless integration across Development, Quality Assurance, Infrastructure, Operations, and Release Management roles.

The successful candidate will be a servant leader who develops and supports a learning organization model through coaching, training, and mentorship. The successful candidate will be one that can adapt as necessary for unintended consequences of this change initiative and one that understands the value of commitments to delivery made by a development team. Blogging and community support are a part of this role.

Candidates will work in a DevOps team environment and are expected to work on both tactical and strategic assignments. Since the team is very young in its adoption of DevOps principles there is still a fair amount of manual maintenance work. Candidates are expected to handle the manual work while figuring out how to automate it.


What skills/attributes are a must have
Required Qualifications:
? 6 years of IT experience on web-based products
? 2 years of experience working on large scale, multiple team projects
? 2 years of experience with Agile methodologies and Test Driven Development
? 2 years of continuous integration experience (for example tools like Jenkins, Anthill Pro
? 2 years of experience in at least 1 high level programming language such as C, C#, C++ or Java
? 2 years of experience with at least 1 scripting language such as Perl, Python or PowerShell.
? 1 years of experience with programmatic interaction with a relational database, preferably a recent version of
SQL Server.


What skills/attributes are nice to have
Preferred Qualifications:
? Commercial Web Site Build/Deploy experience
? Amazon Web Services
? Git (contributions on Github++)
? Scripted environments experience
? Configuration as code experience
? Infrastructure experience
? Operations experience
? Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) experience
? OpenShift / Docker
? Acceptance Test Driven Development (ATDD) experience
? Database change automation experience
? Real-time automated metrics and reporting experience

Deployment tasks include lower Dev, Test and Stage environments, Offline and Production.


Where is the work to be performed (Please list preferred Client facility, if other please specify i.e. remote work, rural, etc

Optum, Eden Prairie MN


What are the work hours (ex. 9am-5pm, day/night shifts, rotating shifts, etc)

8:00am - 5 PM M-F


What type of interview process is preferred (Face to face, phone, Skype, or a combination of the three)

Initial Phone screening followed by Face to Face interview in Eden Prairie, MN - or Skype