FirstForce Technologies

Company Details

Marketplace DevOps Lead

Job ID

: 21395

Location

: San Francisco, CA, USA

Salary

: $73 per hour

Job Views

: 96

Posted

: 01-20-2019

Key Skills

Java, Golang, Perl, Python, DevOps

Job Description


Years of Experience: 7 years

Contract Type: Long term

Role:
As a Software DevOps Lead, you will be responsible for driving the technical vision to improve the build and deployment processes, incident management, and operational excellence of the Marketplace Platform team. Your primary responsibility as a Software DevOps Lead is to work with Software DevOps engineers along with product and engineering teams to streamline the build, deployment, on-call, and escalation management processes. You have excellent analytical, debugging, problem-solving and root-cause analysis skills. You have excellent written and verbal communication skills. You must raise the bar for operational excellence and design as well as implement components that are conducive for hands-free operations.

Responsibilities:
Design and drive the implementation of fully automated CI/CD pipelines
Lead the monitoring, debugging, and enhancing pipelines for optimal operation and performance
Lead troubleshooting, conducting root cause analysis and resolving a majority of the production issues
Responsible for escalation management of production issues
Lead the definition and measurement of KPIs for operational excellence
Writing load tests per services and exercising them regularly
Automation/configuration management using either Puppet, Chef or an equivalent
Provide quick, reliable, and easy to interpret script results and dashboard reports to raise awareness of operational overhead
Lead the setup of development, staging, demo, and production environments
Lead the cross-functional collaboration efforts to improve the overall team velocity

Minimum Qualifications:
BS in Computer Science or equivalent with 7+ years of experience
In-depth experience with designing and implementing fully automated CI/CD pipelines
Worked extensively with distributed systems and have experience building and troubleshooting distributed systems
Excellent programming, SQL, and scripting skills
In-depth coding experience in Golang/Java, Scripting experience in Perl/Python
In-depth experience with a variety of logging/system dashboard tools
Hands-on experience with providing technical leadership to DevOps teams
Experience with leading on-call responsibilities and addressing production issues
Experience with leading escalation management for production outages

Preferred Qualifications:
MS in Computer Science or equivalent with 7+ years of experience
Production experience with leading DevOps tasks for web-services supporting 5K+ QPS, 10K+ Events per second, $1B+ in transactions, and systems processing 10TB+ data
Strong desire to deliver an exceptional customer experience
Proven ability to lead in a fast-paced environment
Experience with providing technical leadership to an offshore team

Job Category
Information-Technology
Employment Types
Contract - Corp-to-Corp
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