Job Description :
JOB Title: Senior Devops Engineer
JOB location: Columbus , OH
Position: Fulltime / Contract to Hire /Contract
Salary: Open

Required Skills:

The Senior DevOps Engineer will work collaboratively with software engineering team to build and support continuous delivery model. Help automate and streamline our operations and processes. Build and maintain tools for deployment, monitoring and operations. Troubleshoot and resolve issues in our Dev, Test, Stage and production environments This position reports to the Senior Manager, Automation & Delivery and has no direct reports.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Install, configure, tune and support JBoss Application Server & Apache Web Server
Configure JBoss container resources (e.g., JDBC, JMS, JNDI) – manual/automated
Setup, and manage load balancing, clustering, failover
Install/setup/administer supporting tools (e.g., JIRA, Bamboo, GIT, Confluence)
Deploy applications to production and non-production environments (manual/automated Troubleshoot application & web server issues related to the platform. Create support tickets and work with vendors as needed.
Participate in Oncall rotation to assure 24x7 availability of the Dot Com website
Manage the daily operation of JBoss Application Server. Monitor resource utilization, including CPU, memory, and disk utilization. Report on system utilization and plan/implement recommended maintenance as required. Perform impact analysis for appropriate tasks.
Participate in the design and configuration of secure access to server resources.
Apply and promote patches.
Develop, test, and implement automation scripts
Work with Developers and Database Administrators in the implementation of new applications. Identify impact to capacity.

Required Skills and Competencies:

An enthusiastic, highly organized self-starter and a team player that works well as a member of a diverse team with strong ability to multitask

Required Experience:

4-6 years’ UNIX/Linux administration (RedHat, AIX)
2-4 years’ Apache/Tomcat
2-4 years’ JBOSS
2-4 years’ experience with site caching performance, load balancing.
2-4 years’ experience application hosting (eComm helpful, but not required)
Prior Experience with large scale J2EE deployments, Java programming or Software Development Life Cycle
High knowledge level of the Java application memory stack and tuning
Good knowledge and demonstrated troubleshooting abilities on connectivity issues due to firewall, load balancer, proxy, and others.
Scripting and other Skills: Shell, PERL, SQL

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience with an enterprise class performance monitoring and alerting solution such as Zabbix, WhatsUp, OpenNMS, AppDynamics, OpenView, Nagios, etc…
Experience with an enterprise class syslog solution like Splunk, LogLogic, etc.
JBOSS Certification (RHCJA - Red Hat Certified JBOSS Administrator)
Experience tuning ATG

Education: Bachelor’s Degree