Softworld Director of Engineering-DevOps in Burlington, Massachusetts
Director of Engineering-DevOps
Post Date: 06/13/2018
Job ID: 226597
Director Of Engineering- DevOps
Looking for a Director of Engineering who exemplifies the attributes of a leader, mentor, decision maker, and engineer.
This position will be responsible for leading the deployment and maintenance of cloud-based (Public, Private) security SaaS solutions.
As a DevOps leader, this individual will create the foundation to consume resources in cloud and data center with a policy defined orchestration.
This Director’ s team will work with other teams to provide guidance & standardization throughout the lifecycle of building, shipping, and operating SaaS solutions at scale.
Leading the deployment, automation, maintenance and management of AWS cloud-based production systems, to ensure availability, performance and scalability.
Leading the build, release and configuration management teams.
Pre-production Acceptance Testing to help assure the quality of the SaaS services.
System troubleshooting and problem solving across platform and application domains.
Ensuring critical system security through the use of best in class cloud security solutions.
Experience leading, motivating, and mentoring fast moving, highly-skilled infrastructure engineering teams.
Leading Agile Architecture as a discipline:
Influence common modelling, design, coding, testing and automation practices across the organization.
Share and reuse ideas, components and proven design and implementation patterns where applicable.
Support knowledge sharing across product groups and projects.
Bachelor’ s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, EE or comparable discipline. Master’ s preferred.
7 or more years of experience managing a team of technical engineers and managers.
8 or more years developing and/or testing software applications or running DevOps.
Prior experience taking a product to a Cloud Platform.
Experience managing complex source code repositories and delivery pipelines.
Experience leading an enterprise platform team supporting high up-time SaaS environments.
Prior working experience in as many of these areas as possible: Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), Amazon Web Services (AWS), DevOps, Microservices, CI/CD
Experience with DevOps tools and environments like Jenkins, Git, Terraform, etc.
In depth knowledge of automation accomplished with advanced Python, Chef, Ruby and PowerShell (Role does not require actual development).
In depth understanding of Docker, Kubernetes, networking protocols, advanced tools and troubleshooting techniques
Excellent communication skills with the ability to motivate technical and executive audiences