Lead DevOps Engineer in Eden Prairie, MN at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 6/30/2020

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Lead DevOps Engineer Summary:

Signature Consultants is looking for a Senior and Lead DevOps Engineer with the skillset below to join one of our clients teams and help drive their projects forward.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with product owners, systems analysts and software engineers to deliver against an agile roadmap
  • Work with architects and other software engineers to evaluate functional and non-functional requirements and deliver creative, high quality solutions
  • Design, develop, test and maintain data intensive applications including ETL, relational and non-relational data storage, APIs and big data application development
  • Follow and improve on processes for continuous delivery and DevOps within your team
  • Build and main configuration management and automation tools, deployment strategies/processes, monitoring tools.
  • Experienced in Software Engineering practices like Reliability Engineering, Deployment planning, Fault Tolerant architecture, Test Automation.
  • Experience in Data As a Service and Container As a Service models.
  • Experience in incident ticket tracking tools and processes like ServiceNow
  • Collaborate on quality strategies that ensure our data platform is correct, resilient, scalable and secure
  • Support applications throughout the SDLC from design to decommission
  • Participate in and provide input for system analysis, design walkthroughs and code reviews
  • Participate in defect review and triage
  • Adhere to design/coding standards and constantly improve the way we build and deliver software

Required Qualifications:

  • 8+ years of designing, coding and supporting distributed, data intensive systems at scale. Hands on experience is a MUST.
  • 6+ years of relational database delivery
  • 4+ years of non-relational (NoSQL, Big Data) delivery
  • 10+ years of experience working within the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
  • 4+ years of development experience with BIG Data technology stack (e.g. Hadoop, MapR, Talend, PIG Scripting, HBase, HIVE, SPARK); Relational databases; and Test automation in Linux/Windows environments
  • 4+ years of experience in Agile Delivery
  • 3+ years in Dev Ops Automation tools (Oozie, Python etc.) and enabling automation
  • Experience in managing DevOps teams in an Agile Delivery/onshore-offshore model (5-10 headcount)
  • Excellent communication skills with ability to describe "data/capability stories" (and not defects) and explain value (and not resolution) to customers.
  • Experience in delivering Data Platforms

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering or equivalent experience
  • Experience building data intensive systems in a public, hybrid or private cloud environment
  • Experience with these or similar technologies: Hadoop, HBase, Hive, Spark, OpenShift, Mesos, Docker, Jenkins, MSSQL, Kafka, Talend, Tableau, R, Scala, Pig, Java
  • Excellent analytical skills and proven ability to work with delivery teams to think out of box
  • Extremely strong communicator able to build relationships across many teams around the globe
  • Ability to lead and mentor staff at Development management (and below) career and skill levels
  • Excellent organizational and planning skills

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 14th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 28 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit www.sigconsult.com. Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.