Pearson Senior DevOps Engineer in Columbia, Maryland
Senior DevOps Engineer - ( 2109926 )
At Pearson Virtual Schools we deliver the world’s premier learning experience for online K-12 public schools. Join a vibrant and exceptional team that puts the individual needs of our students first and broadens the horizon of what an education can be. Our Pearson Virtual Schools are thriving because we orchestrate an integrated suite that is deployed and managed in a single, flexible ecosystem. Our platform is the school - end to end.
You are a motivated senior DevOps engineer passionate about architecting, building at scale, and defining how hundreds of engineers build, configure, test, release and operate their applications/services on the cloud. You will be part of the DevOps team responsible for helping rollout the new CI/CD templates to the engineering teams and the continued improvement of these pipelines. You will be closely collaborating with engineering teams to understand their current architecture and release process and make recommendations. You enjoy simplifying challenging problems and can articulate the solution to both technical and non-technical stakeholders. You will work closely with the Engineering teams, Quality Assurance, Security Engineers, Site Reliability Engineers to improve automation, and adoption of CI/CD best practices.
Responsibilities include but:
Provides hands-on technical design and implementation to automate application build and deployment solutions
Automate, optimize, and drive efficiency on the code and process
Monitor the automated build and continuous integration process to ensure efficient build execution and facilitate resolution of build/release failures.
Create, maintain, and share technical documentation used by engineers and other team members
Ensures security is integrated into all cloud architecture solutions.
Collaborate with development teams to help architect, configure, monitor, and support their services.
Design and implement DevOps best practices, establish standards and policies for managing source code and continuous integration/delivery.
Demonstrate excellent trouble-shooting skills and resolve deployment and environmental issues to closure
Azure DevOps technical administration
Support continuous improvements to existing infrastructure, tools, and processes.
Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Minimum of a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, MIS, or other related discipline required
Minimum of 5 years prior relevant software development or large systems integration required
A strong understanding of the SDLC, CI/CD, and the Agile software development methodology required
Exceptional relational skills and experience working through influence to broker engagement, development, and adoption of new deployment patterns
Attention to detail required
Strong written and verbal skills required
Experience with deployment automation, dark launches, feature toggle, blue-green deployment
Experience with Git, Jenkins, AWS, and/or Azure required.
Experience with Azure DevOps required
Experience with Continuous Delivery and associated rollback automation
Scripting skills required
Containerization (Docker/Kubernetes) experience nice to have
Deployment experience in large scale enterprise environments
Experience troubleshooting deployments/root cause analysis
Experience defining processes and standards desired
Ability to learn new technologies, frameworks, and architectures
Facilitate meetings to provide project status or gather requirements
Strong analytical and logical reasoning skills
Customer service and customer relationship-building skills
Experience in planning and maintenance of Disaster Recovery and BC processes
Familiarity with HA architectures
Primary Location : US-NC-Durham
Other Locations : US-MA-Boston, US-MD-Columbia
Work Locations :
US-NC-Durham-5425 Page Churchill
5425 Page Road
Job : Technology
Organization : Technology & Operations
Employee Status : Regular Employee
Job Type : Standard
Job Level : Individual Contributor
Shift : Day Job
Travel : No
Job Posting : Jul 21, 2021
Job Unposting : Ongoing
Schedule: : Full-time Regular
Req ID: 2109926