Job Description :
The Dev Ops Architect will be the lead consultant, engineer and architect for Infrastructure, Deployment and Development operations through automation for the VWGoA digital systems and supporting software tools.
Dev Ops expert on a small team of elite engineers based in Auburn Hills, MI.
Automation of repeatable processes where possible, pertinent and in priority
Work with team to design, build and support a robust internal PAAS (platform as a service) capability
Identify and plan for optimization of resources and cost reduction wherever possible
Recommend and prove the best technology practices, principles and tools for the job
Apply experience, technical knowledge and innovative techniques to resolve complex Operations challenges.
Effectively communicate issues, risks and dependencies with project stakeholders, escalating where appropriate.
Always look for ways to empirically measure the outcome of the work we complete
Champion continuous improvements in Operations capabilities
Research the tool market and follow new research streams

Strong experience in automation for the Enterprise.
Strong experience in Chef, Ruby, Apache/Tomcat, Linux and open source technology stacks.
Experience with pertinent software tools (Jenkins, Go, Nexus, Vagrant, Docker, etc
Experience technically mentoring and/or leading other engineers within an agile team.
Able to make tough decisions in managing complex technical ecosystems
Proven ability to develop architectures that incorporate high availability and operational scalability
Experience with Test Driven Development practices and frameworks
Knowledge of Continuous Integration/Deployment/Delivery principles, practices, tools and process
Expertise in modern cloud infrastructure, APIs and virtualization concerns is essential
Ability to render system design details in sequence and flow diagrams and other forms of documentation when required
Experience working with and evaluating open source technologies and demonstrated ability to make objective choices
Ability to communicate complex architectures and insights in a clear, precise, and actionable manner
Ability to work in an agile, multi skill team of top talents