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Senior DevOps Engineer/Architect

Wednesday, August 7, 2019
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State & Local Government
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Title : DevOps Engineer/Technical Architect

Location : Baton Rouge Louisiana

Role : Lead team in execution of development pipeline and delivery of software products to QA, and ultimately to production in a DevOps environment

  • Manage day-to-day technical activities and influence team members to leverage follow and support Agile software development practices;
  • Resolves issues that affect release scope, schedule and quality
  • Work with Scrum Master and product owner to provide development sizing’s & cost analysis estimates
  • Work closely with product owner and team members to decompose stories, design features, and prioritize tasks
  • Utilize automated software test tools and frameworks such as test driven development to achieve software quality standards
  • Prototype, validate and create specific application solutions for the business
  • Conduct Release Readiness reviews, Milestone Reviews
  • Weekly Release Reporting
  • Negotiate, plan and manage all release activities
  • Work with release engineers to understand impacts of branches and code merges
  • Maintains the release schedule for all core services and ensure alignment across key partners and vendors.
  • Continually work towards making improvements in the release process
  • Develops scripts and automation tools used to build, integrate, and deploy software releases to various platforms



  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 8-10 years Experience in Microsoft .Net, SQL Server
  • 8-10 years of experience in information systems operations environment in systems analysis or development
  • 2-6 years of  release  management experience
  • 2-4 years experience in DevOps, CiCD implementation
  • Experience in Puppet Enterprise (DevOps automation)
  • Extensive experience in  Scrum development approach
  • Experience in developing scripts and implementing automation tools used to build, integrate, and deploy software releases to various platforms. Preferred experience with
    • Visual Studio, Azure DevOps, Jira
    • Git and its branching strategies
    • Azure Pipelines, Docker container deployment and container registries such as Azure Container Registry (ACR),
    • Automated Regression Testing using Selenium / Telerik Test Studio / Katalon Studio / RobotEngine / TestCraft
    • Acceptance Testing tools such as Cucumber / SpecFlow
    • Load Testing tools such as Apache JMeter
    • CI/CD using Bamboo, Chef, Ansible, Puppet
    • Application Monitoring using APMs like NewRelic, SIEM such as Splunk and infrastructure monitoring using tools such as Nagios