Job summary

Location:
Greater Lansing Area, United States, North America
Career Level:
Senior (5+ years of experience)
Education:
Diploma
Job type:
Contract
Positions:
1
Salary:
Negotiable
Apply before:
26 Oct, 2017
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DevOps Engineer

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Our client is an integrated technology services and solutions provider and subsidiary of a large health insurance specialist embarking on a major restructuring of their core system which facilitates support of over $4 billion in transactions per year.  As part of this effort they are building Web based UI using RIA techniques and REST/JSON.  The project consists of multiple teams working in tandem to establish four work streams which include technical debt & major enhancements to develop a state of the art Enterprise Insurance Platform. This will be a multi-year contract.

The following are high level requirements for the role:

  • 3-5 Years Experience with DevOps, Continuous Integration (CI) Continuous Deployment (CD)
  • Familiar with Jenkins and AccuRev, GIT Artifactory, Atlassian Suite etc.
  • Mix of Development Background (Java Preferred) and System Administration (Linux Preferred)

Responsibilities:

  • Cutility programs and databases to aid with Configuration Management and automated builds.
  • Connect Jenkins to a code quality tool and Java/Linux code sets for deployment.
  • Build or enhance automated interfaces between tools, such as repositories/ticketing tools/testing tools, to build baseline management databases (CMDB) and interfaces as well as assist with other build automation tasks. 
  • Implement integrations and interfaces between existing configuration management and development lifecycle toolsets.
  • Impact speed & velocity of hitting deadlines for development, quality assurance and production deliverables.
  • Develop (not facilitate) the continuous integration / continuous deployment pipeline.
  • Create a fully automated application packaging processes for cross-environment deployments.
  • Design and manage effective CI/CD pipelines to ensure overall system quality throughout the SDLC.
  • Provide backend support and troubleshooting on Linux headless server environment.
  • Develop personalized business intelligence data reports and dashboards for company stakeholders.
  • Set coding standards a and develop reusable code.

Experience:

  • 3+ years of DevOps Experience Connecting & Assembling Software Code Into Production
  • Expertise in various build and release tools such as Jenkins, Ansible, Git/SVN, SonarQube, Nexus, and others.
    • Experience with Git, AccuRev, Artifactory, Atlassian Suite, and Test Automation tools is a plus. 
    • Ideal candidate will have Java development experience, SQL coding skills, and automation scripting and testing experience within Linux (Bash)/Unix, Windows (VB Script) and IBM iSeries environments.
    • Working knowledge of network protocols and configuration, including TCP/IP, SNMP, DHCP, SSH, SMB, TFPT, FTP(S), SFTP, SMTP, DNS, SSL, and LDAP/AD application integration

Job keywords/tags:  DevOps Engineer , DevOps , Workflows , Docker Provisioning Scripts , Redhat V7 Hardening , J2EE Hardening , Repository , Directory Layout , Continuous Integration , Maven , Ant