Description of Work:
Continuous improvement in system visibility and applications with advanced monitoring, metrics and log analytics
Identification of root causes on critical problems throughout the platform, incident reports and the organization of the engineering team members in steps to resolve issues
Communication across third party services to effectively resolve day-to-day issues and relay updates to the rest of the team
Architect and support the building, deployment and manage of product release workflow and live deployments, through a continuous delivery system
Providing design leadership in large and complex development projects involving application development, migrations, and additions to existing applications.
Participation in project meetings with other technical staff and business owners and subject matter experts.
Guide the programmers/developers on technical issues especially those that impact releases, deployment and delivery.
Minimum knowledge, skills, abilities needed.
Bachelor's degree and 20 years of relative experience, Master's degree and 18 years of relative experience, or 24 years of relative experience in an IT field in lieu of a degree
Minimum of 6 years in architecting and designing enterprise deployments and releases
Minimum of 4 years' experience in web-based technologies, object oriented development, J2EE development and best practices
Knowledge of managing Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery (CI/CD) tools such as: Jenkins, SonarQube, Automation tools such as Puppet, Ansible, Chef etc.
Knowledge and experience with cloud technologies on at least one provider such as AWS, Azure etc.
Minimum of 2 years of experience providing training and mentoring junior resources on DevOps.
Must be able to obtain and maintain a US Public Trust clearance
Candidates with these skills will be given preferential consideration.
Prior Social Security Administration (SSA) disability experience is a plus
Strong oral and written communication skills, with the ability to communicate technical topics to management and nontechnical audiences, as well as interface with the customer on a daily basis
Excellent team building skills, including cross-functional team building and ability to analyze metrics, identify dysfunctions, and make recommendations to senior management
Strong system-level troubleshooting skills and the ability to identify and resolve performance and scalability bottlenecks
Proficiency in MS Office, MS Visio, and SharePoint
Experience with tools and technologies such as: Jenkins, SonarQube, Automation tools such as Puppet, Ansible, Chef, etc.