8 days old

Senior DevOps Engineer

NO POTOMAC, MD 20878
  • Job Code
    663911
  • Payrate
    $70 To $85
job summary:

TITLE: Senior DevOps Engineer

LOCATION: Gaithersburg, MD

DURATION: 6-12 months contract with possibility of hire or extension(s)

JOB SUMMARY

Reporting directly to the Sr. Director for Application Delivery, the Senior DevOps Engineer will be accountable for the delivery of infrastructure in support of major projects. This role will leverage and enhance the Continuous Integration model and tooling that is in place today. In addition, this role will help to design a Continuous Delivery tool set and pipeline to facilitate roll out to various environments. This role will work directly with the IT Build teams on a day to day basis to ensure applications, automation, tests and infrastructure meet Operational requirements. The Systems Engineer will then take it from concept to production through the use of DevOps and Open Source tools. If there are gaps in the DevOps tool set, he/she will provide the thought leadership to fill that gap. The goal of this position is to facilitate, through automation, the Delivery of services into the Marriott Cloud.

CANDIDATE PROFILE

Education and Experience

Required:

  • 8+ years experience with RPM based Linux ( RHEL, CentOS, Fedora ) including: user management, authentication and authorization ( LDAP, Kerberos, etc.. ), Disk Management ( Partitioning, backups, LVM, hardware and software RAID ), software build ( gmake, cmake, GNU autoconf and automake, gcc, libtool, RPM building a major plus ) , Network Interface Configuration ( Ethernet and Wireless ) , DNS/DHCP knowledge , Basic Knowledge of Networking Protocols, Switching and Routing, Understanding of SSL, Certificates, openSSH, openSSL libraries, Squid, etc..
  • 5+ years experience scripting (Bash, Perl, Python, Ruby)
  • 8+ years experience with running web and application servers such as Apache, Nginx, Tomcat, Node.js, Play, Websphere
  • 4+ writing code for one or multiple of the following: Puppet / Chef / Ansible / Saltstack
  • 8+ years of operational experience supporting a 99.99% availability
  • Experience with global load balancing and web content acceleration using Akamai.
  • Jira administration experience
  • Excellent understanding of HTTP, HTTPS, TCP/IP and other web protocols.
  • Experience in Agile Methodology and Agile Engineering practices like TDD, Continuous Integration, Continuous Deployment
  • Experience in DevOps tool like Git, JIRA, Jenkins. Maven, Artifactory and Gradle.
  • Experience with running Docker containers in a commercial / production environment.
  • Experience with a PaaS solution such as Red Hat OpenShift (preferred), Pivotal Cloud Foundry or BlueMix
  • Good knowledge of UI concepts and framework - jQuery, HTML5, Responsive Design, JavaScript Frameworks
  • Great communication skills and knows how to work effectively within a diverse team
  • Outstanding engineering talent proven by great work results and experience.
  • Operates effectively in a fast-paced, deadline driven, collaborative and iterative programming environment
  • Degree in Computer Science or another technical discipline
  • Self-motivated but does well in a team based environment. Strong initiative and enthusiasm.
  • Experience in core enterprise applications, application development tools.
  • Excellent understanding of change management and testing requirements, techniques, and tools.
  • Ability to create constructive relationships, influence, and communicate (to project team, IT management, and non-technical staff).
  • Ability to lead complex, cross-functional problem-solving initiatives.

Preferred:

  • Graduate degree in a technical discipline
  • Red Hat Openshift experience
  • Issue/Bug Tracking/Wiki admin experience with and of JIRA, Python Trac, Ruby Redmine, Perl Bugzilla, PHP Mediawiki, Confluence
  • DVCS/SCM admin experience with any of git, svn. cvs, mercurial, bitbucket, work and branching strategies
  • Experience in waterfall and agile software methodologies
  • Technology leadership experience in a sourced environment

CORE WORK ACTIVITIES

Technical Leadership

  • Trains and/or mentors other team members, and peers as appropriate
  • Provides financial input on department or project estimates, capital expenditures or other cost/resource estimates as requested
  • Identifies opportunities to enhance the service delivery processes.
  • Identifies best in class software and hardware products to meet the needs of a world class application development team

Delivering Technology

  • Accountable for the delivery of Infrastructure in support of major initiatives and projects.
  • Performs more complex quantitative and qualitative analyses for service delivery processes and projects.
  • Facilitates achievement of expected deliverables and obligations of Services Providers
  • Validates and owns the completeness of requirements prior to Service Provider solutioning
  • Ensures all projects follow the defined development and business case processes
  • Accountable for the coordination with appropriate Marriott IT and Service Provider teams
  • Provides consultation for routine and complex systems development
  • Manages the technical dependencies of projects and tracks to completion.
  • Ensure early warning to the business stakeholder executives regarding degraded or missed service levels
  • Coordinates with Build and Run teams for deployment and commercialization activities

IT Governance

  • Follows all defined IR standards and processes (i.e. IT Governance, SM&G, Architecture, etc.), and provides input for improvements to the appropriate process owners as needed
  • Maintains a proper balance between business and operational risk
  • Follows the defined project management standards and processes

Service Provider Management

  • Validates that Service Providers develop and manage respective aspects of a project.
  • Provides thought leadership on possible short term plans for the team to effectively utilize resources
  • Manages Service Provider expectations.
  • Monitors Service Provider outcomes
  • Reviews estimates of work effort for client project provided by Service Providers for accuracy
  • Facilitates timely resolution of service delivery problems and minimizes the impact to clients
 
location: Gaithersburg, Maryland
job type: Contract
salary: $70 - 85 per hour
work hours: 9am to 5pm
education: Bachelors
 
responsibilities:

TITLE: Senior DevOps Engineer

LOCATION: Gaithersburg, MD

DURATION: 6-12 months contract with possibility of hire or extension(s)

JOB SUMMARY

Reporting directly to the Sr. Director for Application Delivery, the Senior DevOps Engineer will be accountable for the delivery of infrastructure in support of major projects. This role will leverage and enhance the Continuous Integration model and tooling that is in place today. In addition, this role will help to design a Continuous Delivery tool set and pipeline to facilitate roll out to various environments. This role will work directly with the IT Build teams on a day to day basis to ensure applications, automation, tests and infrastructure meet Operational requirements. The Systems Engineer will then take it from concept to production through the use of DevOps and Open Source tools. If there are gaps in the DevOps tool set, he/she will provide the thought leadership to fill that gap. The goal of this position is to facilitate, through automation, the Delivery of services into the Marriott Cloud.

CANDIDATE PROFILE

Education and Experience

Required:

  • 8+ years experience with RPM based Linux ( RHEL, CentOS, Fedora ) including: user management, authentication and authorization ( LDAP, Kerberos, etc.. ), Disk Management ( Partitioning, backups, LVM, hardware and software RAID ), software build ( gmake, cmake, GNU autoconf and automake, gcc, libtool, RPM building a major plus ) , Network Interface Configuration ( Ethernet and Wireless ) , DNS/DHCP knowledge , Basic Knowledge of Networking Protocols, Switching and Routing, Understanding of SSL, Certificates, openSSH, openSSL libraries, Squid, etc..
  • 5+ years experience scripting (Bash, Perl, Python, Ruby)
  • 8+ years experience with running web and application servers such as Apache, Nginx, Tomcat, Node.js, Play, Websphere
  • 4+ writing code for one or multiple of the following: Puppet / Chef / Ansible / Saltstack
  • 8+ years of operational experience supporting a 99.99% availability
  • Experience with global load balancing and web content acceleration using Akamai.
  • Jira administration experience
  • Excellent understanding of HTTP, HTTPS, TCP/IP and other web protocols.
  • Experience in Agile Methodology and Agile Engineering practices like TDD, Continuous Integration, Continuous Deployment
  • Experience in DevOps tool like Git, JIRA, Jenkins. Maven, Artifactory and Gradle.
  • Experience with running Docker containers in a commercial / production environment.
  • Experience with a PaaS solution such as Red Hat OpenShift (preferred), Pivotal Cloud Foundry or BlueMix
  • Good knowledge of UI concepts and framework - jQuery, HTML5, Responsive Design, JavaScript Frameworks
  • Great communication skills and knows how to work effectively within a diverse team
  • Outstanding engineering talent proven by great work results and experience.
  • Operates effectively in a fast-paced, deadline driven, collaborative and iterative programming environment
  • Degree in Computer Science or another technical discipline
  • Self-motivated but does well in a team based environment. Strong initiative and enthusiasm.
  • Experience in core enterprise applications, application development tools.
  • Excellent understanding of change management and testing requirements, techniques, and tools.
  • Ability to create constructive relationships, influence, and communicate (to project team, IT management, and non-technical staff).
  • Ability to lead complex, cross-functional problem-solving initiatives.

Preferred:

  • Graduate degree in a technical discipline
  • Red Hat Openshift experience
  • Issue/Bug Tracking/Wiki admin experience with and of JIRA, Python Trac, Ruby Redmine, Perl Bugzilla, PHP Mediawiki, Confluence
  • DVCS/SCM admin experience with any of git, svn. cvs, mercurial, bitbucket, work and branching strategies
  • Experience in waterfall and agile software methodologies
  • Technology leadership experience in a sourced environment

CORE WORK ACTIVITIES

Technical Leadership

  • Trains and/or mentors other team members, and peers as appropriate
  • Provides financial input on department or project estimates, capital expenditures or other cost/resource estimates as requested
  • Identifies opportunities to enhance the service delivery processes.
  • Identifies best in class software and hardware products to meet the needs of a world class application development team

Delivering Technology

  • Accountable for the delivery of Infrastructure in support of major initiatives and projects.
  • Performs more complex quantitative and qualitative analyses for service delivery processes and projects.
  • Facilitates achievement of expected deliverables and obligations of Services Providers
  • Validates and owns the completeness of requirements prior to Service Provider solutioning
  • Ensures all projects follow the defined development and business case processes
  • Accountable for the coordination with appropriate Marriott IT and Service Provider teams
  • Provides consultation for routine and complex systems development
  • Manages the technical dependencies of projects and tracks to completion.
  • Ensure early warning to the business stakeholder executives regarding degraded or missed service levels
  • Coordinates with Build and Run teams for deployment and commercialization activities

IT Governance

  • Follows all defined IR standards and processes (i.e. IT Governance, SM&G, Architecture, etc.), and provides input for improvements to the appropriate process owners as needed
  • Maintains a proper balance between business and operational risk
  • Follows the defined project management standards and processes

Service Provider Management

  • Validates that Service Providers develop and manage respective aspects of a project.
  • Provides thought leadership on possible short term plans for the team to effectively utilize resources
  • Manages Service Provider expectations.
  • Monitors Service Provider outcomes
  • Reviews estimates of work effort for client project provided by Service Providers for accuracy
  • Facilitates timely resolution of service delivery problems and minimizes the impact to clients
 
qualifications:

TITLE: Senior DevOps Engineer

LOCATION: Gaithersburg, MD

DURATION: 6-12 months contract with possibility of hire or extension(s)

JOB SUMMARY

Reporting directly to the Sr. Director for Application Delivery, the Senior DevOps Engineer will be accountable for the delivery of infrastructure in support of major projects. This role will leverage and enhance the Continuous Integration model and tooling that is in place today. In addition, this role will help to design a Continuous Delivery tool set and pipeline to facilitate roll out to various environments. This role will work directly with the IT Build teams on a day to day basis to ensure applications, automation, tests and infrastructure meet Operational requirements. The Systems Engineer will then take it from concept to production through the use of DevOps and Open Source tools. If there are gaps in the DevOps tool set, he/she will provide the thought leadership to fill that gap. The goal of this position is to facilitate, through automation, the Delivery of services into the Marriott Cloud.

CANDIDATE PROFILE

Education and Experience

Required:

  • 8+ years experience with RPM based Linux ( RHEL, CentOS, Fedora ) including: user management, authentication and authorization ( LDAP, Kerberos, etc.. ), Disk Management ( Partitioning, backups, LVM, hardware and software RAID ), software build ( gmake, cmake, GNU autoconf and automake, gcc, libtool, RPM building a major plus ) , Network Interface Configuration ( Ethernet and Wireless ) , DNS/DHCP knowledge , Basic Knowledge of Networking Protocols, Switching and Routing, Understanding of SSL, Certificates, openSSH, openSSL libraries, Squid, etc..
  • 5+ years experience scripting (Bash, Perl, Python, Ruby)
  • 8+ years experience with running web and application servers such as Apache, Nginx, Tomcat, Node.js, Play, Websphere
  • 4+ writing code for one or multiple of the following: Puppet / Chef / Ansible / Saltstack
  • 8+ years of operational experience supporting a 99.99% availability
  • Experience with global load balancing and web content acceleration using Akamai.
  • Jira administration experience
  • Excellent understanding of HTTP, HTTPS, TCP/IP and other web protocols.
  • Experience in Agile Methodology and Agile Engineering practices like TDD, Continuous Integration, Continuous Deployment
  • Experience in DevOps tool like Git, JIRA, Jenkins. Maven, Artifactory and Gradle.
  • Experience with running Docker containers in a commercial / production environment.
  • Experience with a PaaS solution such as Red Hat OpenShift (preferred), Pivotal Cloud Foundry or BlueMix
  • Good knowledge of UI concepts and framework - jQuery, HTML5, Responsive Design, JavaScript Frameworks
  • Great communication skills and knows how to work effectively within a diverse team
  • Outstanding engineering talent proven by great work results and experience.
  • Operates effectively in a fast-paced, deadline driven, collaborative and iterative programming environment
  • Degree in Computer Science or another technical discipline
  • Self-motivated but does well in a team based environment. Strong initiative and enthusiasm.
  • Experience in core enterprise applications, application development tools.
  • Excellent understanding of change management and testing requirements, techniques, and tools.
  • Ability to create constructive relationships, influence, and communicate (to project team, IT management, and non-technical staff).
  • Ability to lead complex, cross-functional problem-solving initiatives.

Preferred:

  • Graduate degree in a technical discipline
  • Red Hat Openshift experience
  • Issue/Bug Tracking/Wiki admin experience with and of JIRA, Python Trac, Ruby Redmine, Perl Bugzilla, PHP Mediawiki, Confluence
  • DVCS/SCM admin experience with any of git, svn. cvs, mercurial, bitbucket, work and branching strategies
  • Experience in waterfall and agile software methodologies
  • Technology leadership experience in a sourced environment

CORE WORK ACTIVITIES

Technical Leadership

  • Trains and/or mentors other team members, and peers as appropriate
  • Provides financial input on department or project estimates, capital expenditures or other cost/resource estimates as requested
  • Identifies opportunities to enhance the service delivery processes.
  • Identifies best in class software and hardware products to meet the needs of a world class application development team

Delivering Technology

  • Accountable for the delivery of Infrastructure in support of major initiatives and projects.
  • Performs more complex quantitative and qualitative analyses for service delivery processes and projects.
  • Facilitates achievement of expected deliverables and obligations of Services Providers
  • Validates and owns the completeness of requirements prior to Service Provider solutioning
  • Ensures all projects follow the defined development and business case processes
  • Accountable for the coordination with appropriate Marriott IT and Service Provider teams
  • Provides consultation for routine and complex systems development
  • Manages the technical dependencies of projects and tracks to completion.
  • Ensure early warning to the business stakeholder executives regarding degraded or missed service levels
  • Coordinates with Build and Run teams for deployment and commercialization activities

IT Governance

  • Follows all defined IR standards and processes (i.e. IT Governance, SM&G, Architecture, etc.), and provides input for improvements to the appropriate process owners as needed
  • Maintains a proper balance between business and operational risk
  • Follows the defined project management standards and processes

Service Provider Management

  • Validates that Service Providers develop and manage respective aspects of a project.
  • Provides thought leadership on possible short term plans for the team to effectively utilize resources
  • Manages Service Provider expectations.
  • Monitors Service Provider outcomes
  • Reviews estimates of work effort for client project provided by Service Providers for accuracy
  • Facilitates timely resolution of service delivery problems and minimizes the impact to clients
 
skills: TITLE: Senior DevOps Engineer

LOCATION: Gaithersburg, MD

DURATION: 6-12 months contract with possibility of hire or extension(s)

JOB SUMMARY

Reporting directly to the Sr. Director for Application Delivery, the Senior DevOps Engineer will be accountable for the delivery of infrastructure in support of major projects. This role will leverage and enhance the Continuous Integration model and tooling that is in place today. In addition, this role will help to design a Continuous Delivery tool set and pipeline to facilitate roll out to various environments. This role will work directly with the IT Build teams on a day to day basis to ensure applications, automation, tests and infrastructure meet Operational requirements. The Systems Engineer will then take it from concept to production through the use of DevOps and Open Source tools. If there are gaps in the DevOps tool set, he/she will provide the thought leadership to fill that gap. The goal of this position is to facilitate, through automation, the Delivery of services into the Marriott Cloud.

CANDIDATE PROFILE

Education and Experience

Required:

  • 8+ years experience with RPM based Linux ( RHEL, CentOS, Fedora ) including: user management, authentication and authorization ( LDAP, Kerberos, etc.. ), Disk Management ( Partitioning, backups, LVM, hardware and software RAID ), software build ( gmake, cmake, GNU autoconf and automake, gcc, libtool, RPM building a major plus ) , Network Interface Configuration ( Ethernet and Wireless ) , DNS/DHCP knowledge , Basic Knowledge of Networking Protocols, Switching and Routing, Understanding of SSL, Certificates, openSSH, openSSL libraries, Squid, etc..
  • 5+ years experience scripting (Bash, Perl, Python, Ruby)
  • 8+ years experience with running web and application servers such as Apache, Nginx, Tomcat, Node.js, Play, Websphere
  • 4+ writing code for one or multiple of the following: Puppet / Chef / Ansible / Saltstack
  • 8+ years of operational experience supporting a 99.99% availability
  • Experience with global load balancing and web content acceleration using Akamai.
  • Jira administration experience
  • Excellent understanding of HTTP, HTTPS, TCP/IP and other web protocols.
  • Experience in Agile Methodology and Agile Engineering practices like TDD, Continuous Integration, Continuous Deployment
  • Experience in DevOps tool like Git, JIRA, Jenkins. Maven, Artifactory and Gradle.
  • Experience with running Docker containers in a commercial / production environment.
  • Experience with a PaaS solution such as Red Hat OpenShift (preferred), Pivotal Cloud Foundry or BlueMix
  • Good knowledge of UI concepts and framework - jQuery, HTML5, Responsive Design, JavaScript Frameworks
  • Great communication skills and knows how to work effectively within a diverse team
  • Outstanding engineering talent proven by great work results and experience.
  • Operates effectively in a fast-paced, deadline driven, collaborative and iterative programming environment
  • Degree in Computer Science or another technical discipline
  • Self-motivated but does well in a team based environment. Strong initiative and enthusiasm.
  • Experience in core enterprise applications, application development tools.
  • Excellent understanding of change management and testing requirements, techniques, and tools.
  • Ability to create constructive relationships, influence, and communicate (to project team, IT management, and non-technical staff).
  • Ability to lead complex, cross-functional problem-solving initiatives.

Preferred:

  • Graduate degree in a technical discipline
  • Red Hat Openshift experience
  • Issue/Bug Tracking/Wiki admin experience with and of JIRA, Python Trac, Ruby Redmine, Perl Bugzilla, PHP Mediawiki, Confluence
  • DVCS/SCM admin experience with any of git, svn. cvs, mercurial, bitbucket, work and branching strategies
  • Experience in waterfall and agile software methodologies
  • Technology leadership experience in a sourced environment

CORE WORK ACTIVITIES

Technical Leadership

  • Trains and/or mentors other team members, and peers as appropriate
  • Provides financial input on department or project estimates, capital expenditures or other cost/resource estimates as requested
  • Identifies opportunities to enhance the service delivery processes.
  • Identifies best in class software and hardware products to meet the needs of a world class application development team

Delivering Technology

  • Accountable for the delivery of Infrastructure in support of major initiatives and projects.
  • Performs more complex quantitative and qualitative analyses for service delivery processes and projects.
  • Facilitates achievement of expected deliverables and obligations of Services Providers
  • Validates and owns the completeness of requirements prior to Service Provider solutioning
  • Ensures all projects follow the defined development and business case processes
  • Accountable for the coordination with appropriate Marriott IT and Service Provider teams
  • Provides consultation for routine and complex systems development
  • Manages the technical dependencies of projects and tracks to completion.
  • Ensure early warning to the business stakeholder executives regarding degraded or missed service levels
  • Coordinates with Build and Run teams for deployment and commercialization activities

IT Governance

  • Follows all defined IR standards and processes (i.e. IT Governance, SM&G, Architecture, etc.), and provides input for improvements to the appropriate process owners as needed
  • Maintains a proper balance between business and operational risk
  • Follows the defined project management standards and processes

Service Provider Management

  • Validates that Service Providers develop and manage respective aspects of a project.
  • Provides thought leadership on possible short term plans for the team to effectively utilize resources
  • Manages Service Provider expectations.
  • Monitors Service Provider outcomes
  • Reviews estimates of work effort for client project provided by Service Providers for accuracy
  • Facilitates timely resolution of service delivery problems and minimizes the impact to clients

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Posted: 2019-01-08 Expires: 2019-02-05

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