DevOps Systems Engineer
Requisition #: 264658
Delta Air Lines is transforming the way they look at their IT, and with that we require a DevOps Engineer. This individual understands the cloud and the technologies used on cloud offerings. This person understands and embraces the devops philosophy, can work closely with dev teams in an agile workflow and is comfortable with cloud based infrastructure. The person will help the team create a roadmap and plan for the transition to implement automation solutions for the on and off premise; they will be responsible for input and execution of automation of manual processes and enable the ability of self-service for the development organization. As the Dev/Ops Engineer, you will own our infrastructure with a focus on Availability, Automation, Scaling, Performance and Security.
YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES IN THIS ROLE
Work with development teams in an agile context as it relates to software development, including test driven development, automated unit testing and test fixtures
Manage, strengthen, grow the automation systems in support of our infrastructure
Communicate with team members to clarify requirements and overcome obstacles to meet team goals
Assist in providing design principles and implementing repeatable design patterns. Participate in code reviews
Leverage open source and other technologies and various programming languages
Design and implement new build processes and automated deployment routines for enterprise software solutions in the cloud
Develop cutting edge solutions maximizing the performance, scalability and distribute processing capabilities of the system
Provide troubleshooting and root cause analysis in support of operations
Manage load testing, scaling and performance
Automate deployments, monitoring and self-healing
Design and enforce existing security protocols and policies
Manage releases of automation infrastructure
WHAT ARE WE LOOKING FOR? / WHAT EXPERIENCE DO YOU NEED?
Excellent system-level thinking and the ability to move up and down the stack
Strong experience in cloud and/or Service Oriented (SOA) development projects with both back-end and front-end development
Basic database configuration experience, and experience with environment management tools such as hypervisors or message queuing tools.
Knowledge of system automation frameworks and their applications.
Experience using and optimizing Jira/Confluence and version control systems (Github, Bitbucket).
Have experience supporting distributed web applications, in a large, complex and evolving environment.
Experience with Configuration Management and Desired State (Chef, Puppet, Ansible, DSC).
Experience with Linux system administration and shell scripting
Experience with VM and container technologies
Experience with Continuous Integration platforms (Teamcity/Jenkins).
Experience with Logging and Alerting platforms (Splunk/Datadog/Nagios/Cloudwatch).
The qualified candidate for the DevOps Engineer position is someone who has a can-do attitude, is an innovative thinker and enjoys working collaboratively in a team environment
Experience with Relational Databases (MSSQL, MySQL)
Development experience with Python and Java, REST API development
Delta Air Lines develops both strategic and tactical plans that create a safety-conscious environment resulting in employee safety and well-being.