DEVOPS ENGINEER, LEAD
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We are seeking a talented, enthusiastic DevOps Team Lead to join our team in Chicago. As a Devops Team Lead at Conversant you will manage workflow for a team of engineers utilizing Agile methodologies. This is a hands-on position so you will also be writing automation code and designing architecture that enables our production environment to process billions of ads transactions a day.
- Manage Sprint planning and coordination with Project Managers in multiple teams.
- Manage capacity upgrades and migrations for the production environment, both on-prem and AWS.
- Participate in the design and execution of significant platform architecture changes.
- Perform upgrade and administer OS, software development tool and web app server on various build system infrastructure servers.
- Collaborate with peers and external engineering teams in gathering software build and release deployment cycle requirements.
- Provide services and support to developers in infrastructure, maintaining CI/CD systems etc.
- Adhere to best software development standards and practices. And help to drive improvements to our build system scripts, tools and processes.
- Proven ability to lead small, multi-disciplinary teams in a fast-paced environment.
- Strong understanding of scaling issues relating to reverse-proxy solutions.
- Strong experience with Docker and cloud environments.
- Strong working knowledge of the continuous integration development process and experience with any well-known CI platforms.
- Demonstrated expertise in configuration management and orchestration tools for system and application configuration (ex. Puppet, Salt or Ansible).
- Experience working in hybrid cloud environments.
- Experience with Terraform, Packer and Consul.
- Strong experience with Git Version Control System, including understanding of Git workflow strategies. Experience with management of Git services and Git-Enterprise a plus.
- Scripting / programming experience in one or more of the following technologies or other equivalent: Java, Python or Ruby
- Participate in engineering, deploying, and maintaining new solutions and services for internal customers.
- Demonstrated experience with Linux based operating systems. Redhat/CentOS preferred.
- Experience with high level programming language such as C++, Scala, Perl
- Experience with continuous integration/continuous deployment concepts and tools and technologies such as Bamboo, Make, Maven, Gradle, SBT, Node, NPM, RHEL/CentOS, postgres db, Nexus, Artifactory, Sonar, Git, JIRA, Confluence, Stash/Bitbucket, RPM
- Experience with configuration management orchestration tools (chef, ansible, salt, packer, terraform).
- Experience with containerization technology such as docker, docker-compose, docker swarm