Technology Lead, Operating System Configuration Management (1 of 2)

  • Company: Johnson & Johnson
  • Location: Raritan, New Jersey
  • Posted: March 30, 2017
  • Reference ID: 6501170328-en-us

Johnson & Johnson is currently recruiting for a Technology Lead, Operating System Configuration Management, located in Raritan, NJ to support next generation SDDC infrastructure development and deployment globally


Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies, caring for the world, one person at a time has inspired and united the people of Johnson & Johnson for 125 years. We embrace research and science -- bringing innovative ideas, products and services to advance the health and well-being of people. Employees of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies work with partners in health care to touch the lives of over a billion people every day, throughout the world.


With $71.9 billion in 2016 sales, Johnson & Johnson is the world's most comprehensive and broadly based manufacturer of health care products, as well as a provider of related services, for the consumer, pharmaceutical, and medical devices and diagnostics markets. There are more than 265 Johnson & Johnson operating companies employing approximately 126,500 people and with products touching the lives of over a billion people every day, throughout the world.


If you have the talent and desire to touch the world, Johnson & Johnson has the career opportunities to help make it happen. 


Thriving on a diverse company culture, celebrating the uniqueness of our employees and committed to inclusion.  Proud to be an equal opportunity employer

Role Description

Technology Lead, Operating System Configuration Management is responsible for developing automation capabilities using Chef. The individual will design, implement and support configuration management blueprints to support enterprise technology platforms.  The individual will also be accountable for integrations with multiple infrastructure tools using enterprise integration patterns.


Technology Lead, Operating System Configuration Management will plan and release automation capabilities using agile/scrum methodology and will leverage a team of on-shore and off-shore developers. In addition, the technology lead should have hands on experience in continuous integration and continuous delivery technologies using Git/ Stash, Jenkins, Maven, Java, JavaScript, Python, Ruby and CHEF. 


Key responsibilities of this role include:

  • System administration of Redhat Linux and Microsoft Windows Server
  • Release operating system build
  • Hands-on development using test-driven development methodology
  • Hands-on development and support of Software Configuration Management tools like CHEF
  • Create, groom, develop and review stories in a continuous delivery model – Using tools like JIRA
  • Create technical designs and architectures to use technology to deliver high-level requirements
  • Contribute and review code repositories using source control (GIT/BitBucket)
  • Create, review and approve documentation supporting an SDLC (Software development Lifecycle) process
  • Create develop, document and execute test cases in quality environments
  • Support release management activities for new code deployments into quality and production environments.
  • Follow an ITIL framework to maintain a compliant and qualified environment

  • A minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree is required
  • 2+ years’ experience using CHEF, Puppet, Ansible, etc to release and maintain enterprise software platforms is required
  • 2+ years’ experience in Microsoft Windows Server or Redhat Linux Administration is required
  • Experience in GIT, Jenkins, Java, JavaScript, Python, Ruby, PowerShell, BASH languages
  • Strong technical background and experience in virtualization
  • Experience in working in a DevOps or Scrum methodology is preferred
  • Independent judgment and technical problem solving, decision-making strength is preferred
  • Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills are preferred
  • Self-starter with strong teamwork abilities and customer service skills is preferred
  • Prior experience in supporting global operations preferred and following enterprise level process frameworks required. 
  • This position requires approximately 10% travel
BE VITAL in your career; Be seen for the talent you bring to your work. Explore opportunities within the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies.

Primary Location
United States-New Jersey-Raritan
Johnson & Johnson Services Inc. (6090)
Job Function
Info Technology
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