Responsible for design, enhancement, and implementation of complex, challenging, and top priority technical tasks and timely delivery of such tasks within DevOps workflows, meeting the required level of quality.
Organize and prioritize work while providing a level of transparency showing workload.
Responsible for a scope of significant size critical to the teamâ™s success, including implementing automation that reduces toil, preventing outages leveraging DevOps Pillars, and providing thoughtful solutions within a cross functional software engineering organization.
Provide technical leadership and coaching, while advocating for and executing best practices to effectively mentor interns and less experienced team members.
Actively participate in the hiring process and provide fair and productive interview feedback.
Designs new systems, features, and tools. Solves complex problems and identifies opportunities for technical improvement and performance optimization. Reviews and tests code to ensure appropriate standards are met.
Utilizes technical knowledge of existing and emerging technologies, including public cloud offerings from Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud.
Performs other related work as needed.
Advanced degree in computer science, mathematics, statistics, engineering, or a relevant quantitative field.
Multiple years of experience working as an engineer in a software development organization.
Experience with DevOps toolchains.
Experience managing Amazon Web Services via API.
Experience using GitHub to the teamâ™s advantage.
Experience delivering infrastructure via code
Experience developing a preferred functional scripting/coding language.
Ability to collaborate with team members to execute and deliver in a timely manner, while helping to define guidelines and best practices.
Ability to work autonomously while taking into account the actions of other team members.
Ability to communicate both synchronously or asynchronously, depending on the situation.
Ability to be self-aware and to take and provide constructive and helpful input and feedback on technical issues.
Ability to accept ambiguity when seeking clarity, negotiate complex decisions, present options and persuasively advocate for optimal technical solutions, internally and externally.
In-depth knowledge in most technical areas of major projects and the core DevOps technology scope.
Considered a Subject Matter Expert of most DevOps technology and solutions.
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