Job Description :
DevOps Architect

Jersey City NJ

Full Time

$170K per annum + Benefits

ViSA: H1 , GC , CITIZEN

Looking for 15 plus years’ experience

Must have Key Skills: DevOps & Cloud Engineering, Container technologies (Docker, Kubernetes, OpenShift) Azure/AWS, CICD.

Our strength is our people, and our ability to work together. We pride ourselves on the talent we are able to attract to our organization. We not only hire the best, but continuously strive to provide our associates with opportunities to work with innovative solutions and technologies, with premier clients across the globe. Our diverse backgrounds offer different perspectives and new ways of thinking. It encourages lively discussions, inspires thought leadership, and helps us build better solutions for our clients. We want someone who thrives in this setting and is inspired to craft meaningful solutions through true collaboration.

Altimetrik DevOps & Cloud Engineering is looking for a Senior Architect who has deep hands on DevOps implementation skills, and understanding and scaling of DevOps process and tooling. We need a passionate individual who can scale across roles and is flexible to work with a diverse team.

This position requires a candidate who is still able and willing to dive into code, figure out solutions to complex problems, do comparative evaluations, while leading a small but experienced global team of engineers to evolve the platform and support our product portfolio. A successful candidate must have demonstrable experience in at least one programming language, previous work in SaaS operations, platform development and prior leadership experience.

Responsibilities

· Lead a global team of DevOps engineers in a highly agile DevOps environment, focused on efficient operation of daily activities, developer productivity and continuous improvement. for monitoring, automation and tools development

· Work closely with the engineering and product leadership to architect solid technical design and approach to operations in a large-scale data environment.

· Coordinate with partners SDLC teams, including Solution Architecture, Development, Quality Engineering, Release Engineering, Product Management, and Program management

· Create a best-in-class engineering team supported by an internal environment based upon teamwork, innovation, and dedication to quality

· Manage and contribute to a world class continuous delivery practice for our entire software and data pipeline development including publishing, deployment lifecycle process

· Perform pre-assessments to help the customer begin the DevOps journey. Help in application on-boarding to the defined target operating model to achieve build & release automation.

· Monitor the activities of the developers to remove any roadblocks and ensure timely completion of all work tasks



Qualifications

· Demonstrated ability to think strategically about business, product, and technical challenges in an enterprise environment. Track record of thought leadership and innovation around DevOps.

· Strong experience with agile software development techniques, developer driven testing, and highly automated test environments

· Experience with operating system scripting, programming languages, agile project management practices

· Proven ability to work effectively in a fast-paced, iterative development environment

· Demonstrated capability to lead and partner across disciplines to achieve high-impact results

· Solid track record of building, motivating and managing highly effective operations and software development teams

· Customer-back mindset in designing, creating, and operating technical and solutions

· Excellent verbal and written communication skills - able to understand and convey complex product requirements or technical concepts to technical and non-technical audiences

· 10-15 years’ experience managing large scalable software environments with IaaS, PaaS, CaaS and FaaS

· Excellent verbal and written communication skills - able to understand and convey complex product requirements or technical concepts to technical and non-technical audiences

· Hands-on experience building complex, scalable, and high-performance software architectures, ideally with Azure/AWS, and other big data/open source technologies

· Ability to travel to client locations to deliver professional services when needed.

Skill Set

· Ability to build and implement continuous integration (CI) and continuous deployment (CD) environments using tools such as Confluence, Jira, Jenkins, Maven, NuGet, Coverity, CheckMarx, Artifactory, and SonarQube

· Experience creating CI/CD for applications in NodeJS, Java micro-services; Container platforms like Docker, Pivotal Cloud Foundry, RedHad OpenShift, Kubernetes and IBM WebSphere application Servers

· Experience building installation, configuration, administration, reporting of Atlassian tools Jira, Confluence, BitBucket/Stash/GitHub, Crowd

· Ability to document and train on CI/CD standard methodologies with our IT and Engineering organizations

· Extensive experience using scripting languages such as Shell Scripting, Groovy DSL, Kotlin DSL, Gradle, Perl, Python

· Experience with Chef, Puppet, Salt, or Ansible in production environments with many nodes. Familiarity with CloudFormation and JSON.

· Familiarity with any monitoring tools like Nagios, Incinga, AppDynamics, SiteScope, etc.

· Management of continuous integration servers like Jenkins, Bamboo and TeamCity.

· Experience with automated testing tools (ie. Selenium, JMeter

· Understanding and experience with code packaging, publishing and deployment strategies.

· Experience working in a distributed team using modern development practices. Experience designing, building and managing large scale, including experience leveraging one or more coding languages for automation provisioning