DevOps Engineer
Location:
Providence , Rhode Island
Posted:
February 07, 2017
Reference:
2668556
About Us:

GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www.ge.com/sites/default/files/15-000845%20EEO%20combined.pdf . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Role Summary:

We are seeking a strong DevOps candidate who will be responsible for implementing highly scalable solutions including continuous delivery, optimization, monitoring, release management and support for all production and development application systems. As a member of the team, you work alongside Software Engineers to ensure our services and products seamlessly move from development through rollout and into production for internal and cloud based applications.

Essential Responsibilities:

+ Designs software solutions to take advantage of opportunities and newtechnologies, acting as a partner to and a team member of the Engineering andOperations teams

+ Support and improve our tools for continuous integration, automatedtesting and release management.

+ Responsible for implementing strategies for continuous delivery ofcustom GE software on the cloud.

+ Act as a technologist resource, to guide development teams throughtough spots in migrations to the cloud.

+ Supporting role on the "on-call" rotation (24/7)maintaining a distributed, high availability software environment.

Qualifications/Requirements:

Basic Qualifications

+ BS or MS in Computer Science, or comparable experience

+ 2+ years of work experience

Eligibility Requirements

+ Solid understanding of operating systems, especially Linux(Ubuntu, RedHat).

+ Strong understanding of Apache, tomcat, jboss, nginx, lighthttpd

+ Advanced knowledge of network operating systems, distributedsystems targeting the JVM

+ Build tools like Maven and Gradle

+ Strong scripting skills (bash, Python, SQL, PERL, etc.)

+ Experience with design, development and testing of automateddeployment scripts. (Jenkins etc.)

+ Experience with configuration management and automateddeployment (Puppet, Ansible, Chef etc)

+ Experience with monitoring tools (NewRelic, Nagios, etc)

+ Experience with databases (PostgreSQL, MySQL, etc)

+ Operational Knowledge of NoSQL software like Cassandra,MongoDB, CouchDB, Hadoop, memcache, Active MQ, ElasticSearch

+ Experience working with container technology such as Dockerand/or Vagrant.

+ Experience working with version control systems (Subversion,SVN, git, github, etc)

+ Experience with deploying and management of systemsleveraging AWS (EC2, EB, Route 53, S3, Elasticache, and more)

+ Experience architecting or managing AWS (or similar) cloudinfrastructure

+ Experience with cloud platform (VMware, OpenStack, AWS, etc)production deployments

+ REST APIs, JSON, and SOAP XML

+ Experience working in a challenging and fastpaced environment

Desired Characteristics:

+ Self-motivated with a strong sense of ownership, urgency and drive

+ Flexibility- ability to handle multiple long & short cycles, major & minor taskssimultaneously, while maintaining an aggressive development schedule

+ Process-oriented- able to devise and implement plans and courses of action from high level downto individual steps

+ Strongtrack record of understanding and interest in current and emerging technologiesdemonstrated through training, job experience and/or industry activities

+ Strongteam player - collaborates well with others to solve problems and activelyincorporates input from various sources

+ Stronganalytical skills - strong problem solving skills, communicates in a clear andsuccinct manner and effectively evaluates information/data to make decisions;anticipates obstacles and develops plans to resolve

+ Change oriented - actively generates processimprovements; supports and drives change, and confronts difficult circumstancesin creative ways

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Locations: United States ; Rhode Island; Providence

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

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