DevOps Manager
at Pyramid Consulting, Inc

Date Posted: 4/28/2019

Job Description

The DevOps Manager will manage the DevOps team that develops and maintains the build pipelines and continuous integration tools; as well as being responsible for the cloud infrastructure for databases, services and applications.

RESPONSIBILITIES
Develop, implement, and manage the software development lifecycle build, deployment, and release processes in order to achieve Continuous Integration / Continuous Deployment (CI/CD) objectives.
Ensure compliance to Company policies, processes, procedures and security requirements within the development life cycle; as well as enforcement within the pipeline as necessary
Develop, implement, and manage the automation of testing, security scanning, and approval workflow activities.
Lead, grow, and maintain a team of DevOps Engineers.
Keep a customer focused mindset, prioritizing developer productivity and application uptime.
Champion DevOps processes and procedures across the organization.
Prioritize build tools and automation to accelerate software development and increase code quality.
Provide high-level system monitoring with an understanding of reliability, availability, and failure management/mitigation needs.
Ensures required logging and proactive availability and performance monitoring solutions are in place.
Selects, develops, implements, supports, and manages all aspects of the DevOps practice.
Participates in strategic and tactical planning for Business initiatives and projects that have DevOps involvement and create roadmap with milestones. Demonstrate ownership of problems, issues, or requests from start to finish and track through resolution
Participates in the budgeting process to make recommendations for future acquisitions related to DevOps.
Communicate, present, and champion ideas concerning areas such as the build process, tools, and cloud service providers in a productive and diplomatic fashion.
Develops and maintains continuation of business (COB), Disaster Recovery and failover plans.

ESSENTIAL SKILLS & EXPERIENCE
5+ years DevOps or highly related experience, including 3+ years managing teams and projects
Understanding of source control, branching and merge strategies and experience with source control tools such as SVN, GitHub , Artifactory Pro, Nexus etc
Working knowledge of virtualization technologies, such as VMware and Containers / Kubernetes.
Working knowledge of Configuration Management tools such as Ansible, Terraforms.
Working knowledge of Build and Integration systems, such as Jenkins, VSTS, Maven, Ant.
Familiarity with Deployment and Release management tools
Excellent interpersonal skills, with the ability to work well with subordinates, peers and management.
Ability to work under pressure and adapt quickly to shifting priorities
Possesses excellent verbal and written communication skills
Sets team goals then develops plans, assigns responsibility, and sets timelines to achieve those goals.
Provides regular status reports to management concerning team activities.
Work collaboratively with peers, management, executives and members of other business units.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
A Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.
A degree major in an Information Technology discipline is preferred.
Minimum of 5 years work experience in Information Technology
Azure experience strongly preferred
Participation in major system projects with proficiency in at least one development discipline/platform

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Duluth, GA
  • Job Type: Management
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 4/28/2019

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