Job Description :
Position:- DevOps Engineer (Manager /VP Position)
Location:- Albany, NY
Duration:- Full Time

Remote, then onsite

We are looking for candidates that are not only able to collaborate and contribute back to automation tools and infrastructure that is in place, but who can also innovate and help build new features in the current tools or design and build new and improved automation tools.
We are looking for candidates that can lead and deliver cutting edge test automation solutions that have a direct impact on increasing the quality of our products, while decreasing the time it takes to test them.
We are looking for candidates with outstanding verbal and written communications, a natural ability to learn in a fast-paced environment, and will be a self-starter with plenty of initiative.
We are looking for candidates who are comfortable managing multiple stakeholders, driving consensus and influencing outcomes
Strong knowledge of Unix systems is a plus, as is a willingness to learn new languages and programming paradigms (functional programming for example) as required.

Degree in computer science or engineering, or related discipline or the equivalent in demonstrable work experience
Programming expertise in one of the following languages: Python, Perl, Shell Scripting, PowerShell (knowledge of Java, C, C++ is a strong plus)
Prior experience as a technical lead for a development or DevOps team.
6+ years’ prior experience with Systems Administration, DevOps, Reliability Engineering, Application Programming
Hands on experience with developer’s productivity/ build/configuration tools (such as Git, BitBucket, Jenkins, TeamCity, SVN, CVS) and at least one automation framework tool (eg. Chef, Puppet, etc
Excellent communication skills - both verbally and in writing to effectively interact with multiple people and teams
Proven track record to execute multiple small projects (individual contributor role) or a mid-sized project (oversighting additional resources)
Prior experience with storage and networking stacks
Experience troubleshooting and managing system interruption events.

Preferred Qualifications
Experienced with complex application and/or infrastructure topologies (cloud computing, containerization, Infrastructure-as-Code)
Proven experience with all stages (inception, analysis, design, implementation, runtime, maintenance) in the lifecycle of large distributed systems
Experienced with managing performance, high availability and scale for mid to large sized systems.
Experienced with software development on Windows and Linux
Experienced with open source automation / configuration tools, automation build script creation
Exceptional analytical skills with a strong desire to learn
Works effectively and thrives in a global team organization while able to operate independently and self-motivate
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Knowledge on Software Development Lifecycles and methodologies, Release Management Process & Products are added advantage