JobDescription : The Role: S&P Global Market Intelligence, a premier sector-focused news and financial information provider, is looking for a Senior Lead DevOps / Release Engineer to join the Release Engineering team in our [location] office.
The Impact: You will be responsible for setting up, managing, and promoting the culture, practices, processes and tools that enable software development and operations. You will have a deep understanding of Agile and the various points at which development and operations could be improved. You will leverage processes, tools, automation and metrics to reduce the lead time from code commit to product delivery.
The Career Opportunity: This position provides a tremendous opportunity to grow personally and professionally in this role. You will have the chance to lead a team working with highly skilled professionals who are committed to operational excellence. You will develop expertise on the current systems to push the boundaries of what can be done more efficiently. You will innovate, collaborate and influence while keeping up with industry trends and partnering with co-workers.
The Team / The Business: Our Release Engineering team is responsible for engineering automation solutions for application, database code builds, deployments and server configurations. We interact with people from a wide variety of backgrounds across the entire organization and are able to develop a close team dynamic with coworkers from around the globe. In this role you will partner with business stakeholders, architects, application developers and technology leads to define and implement the appropriate tools needed to support our transformation efforts.
Prior experience leading a team of highly qualified software developers
Able to prioritize and organize effectively
Able to supervise and motivate the staff
Able to collaborate effectively with engineering leadership and peers
Strong leadership skills and proven ability to provide effective, result-oriented direction to the staff
Able to anticipate logistical and tactical software development and process problems, and be able to quickly and effectively resolve them
Understand SCM/CI/DEVOPS best practices and the tools used to implement them
Ability to thrive in an agile, fast-paced environment while delivering high quality mission-critical software
Programmatically automate server configuration, software builds, testing and deployments
Work with product teams ensuring project deadlines are delivered on time and on budget
Review, oversee and ensure the tools and code our team writes and maintains follows best practices and established standards
Lead and participate in regular after-hours and weekend production deployments
Document work for cross-training purposes within the team and craft partner documentation and training
Work with various teams (DEV, QA, MIS, PMO, Product) in a cross-functional manner
Experience and proficiency with a variety of System tools including:
Experience with continuous integration toolsets (Jenkins, VSTS, SonarQube, GitHub)
Experience with container/microservice architecture, configuration and deployments (Docker, Kubernetes)
Experience with cloud computing platforms (Amazon AWS, Microsoft Azure)
Experience with server configuration automation (SaltStack, Ansible)
Experience using version control in a collaborative code environment (SVN, GIT)
Experience troubleshooting code compile issues and exceptions
Experience administering and troubleshooting server and application issues (Windows, Linux)
Experience with code dependency management (NuGet, Artifactory)
Experience with Agile and LEAN principles
S&P Global Market Intelligence is the ultimate resource for complete financial intelligence on the Commodities industry. The S&P suite of products integrates comprehensive data, expert analysis and breaking news into an electronic database that is available online and updated around-the-clock.
S&P Global Market Intelligence is a division of S&P Global (NYSE: SPGI), which provides essential intelligence for individuals, companies and governments to make decisions with confidence. For more information, visit, S&P Global Market Intelligence.
S&P Global is an equal opportunity employer committed to making all employment decisions on the basis of merit, capability and equality of opportunity, and without regard to race/ethnicity, gender, pregnancy, gender identity or expression, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability, marital status (including domestic partnerships and civil unions), sexual orientation, military veteran status, unemployment status, or any other basis prohibited by federal, state or local law, or any other characteristic that has no bearing on a person's ability to perform his or her job.
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