Job Description :
JOB DESCRIPTION:
Responsibilities
Lead initiatives to define, design, and implement DevOps solutions: Roadmap, reference architectures, tools recommendations, practices, and processes.
Consult with a diverse set of IT & Business organizations to define and implement best practices and emerging concepts in DevOps, Infrastructure Automation, and Platform architecture
Design, architect, implement and document next generation system architecture and automation solutions
Responsible for definition of DevOps processes and models required to implement push button deployments into different environments (Dev, QA, Staging, Prod)
Act as a subject matter expert on DevOps best practices: Continuous Integration, Continuous Delivery and Continuous Operations
Acts as a technical liaison between clients, development, QA, release managements and Operations teams
Serve as a DevOps and Automation evangelist providing thought leadership, participating in conferences, authoring white papers

Qualifications
Educational Qualification:
MS (Computer Science) or Equivalent

Required Skills and Experience:
Strong knowledge and expertise in Continuous Delivery and DevOps solution architectures with solid technical expertise and troubleshooting skills.
Deep expertise in software development, software testing methodologies, release management and operations processes and standards
Demonstrated project management experience in Agile (Scrum), project planning, execution, risk management, and resource management
Application and infrastructure experience in cloud environments: AWS, VMWARE, AZURE
Experience with automated deployment, Continuous Integration, Continuous Delivery and release management and monitoring tools
Working knowledge of configuration Management and IT Service Management
Prior consulting, advisory, or professional services experience

Technology
Experience in leading a DevOps Transformation in medium or large enterprises for last 2-3 years
Strong understanding of operational aspects of IT (ITIL, system administration, infrastructure support)
5 years’ experience in design and architecture of latest development technologies: Java,.NET, Node.js
Experience in release management and operations procedures, configuration management, IT service management
Experience with cloud technologies: Infra as a service and Platform as a service
Experience in micro services architecture a plus

Soft Skills
Experience with client facing consulting engagements
Possess excellent verbal and written communication skills
Strong executive presence and ability to interact at all levels including CxO level; be able to lead deep-dive technical discussions around design
Mentors team members in technology, architecture and delivery of applications
Successful teamwork experience and demonstrated leadership abilities are required