Release Deployment DevOps Specialist

Company: Direct IT Recruiting Inc.

Location: 315 Front Street West, Toronto, Ontario M5A 3A4 Canada

Status: 6 Month Contract

Job Reference No: 818

Job Category: DevOps Developer, Java, Jenkins, Git, Bitbucket, Ant, Maven, Cradle, WMB WebSphere Message Broker, MQ Administration, Atlassian, ITIL, Release Management, Crowd, Artifactory, Agile

Career Level: Intermediate to Senior

Number of Staff to Supervise: N/A

Work Experience: 5+ Developer, DevOps Developer, Java, Jenkins, Git, Bitbucket, Ant, Maven, Cradle, WMB WebSphere Message Broker, MQ Administration, Atlassian, ITIL, Release Management, Crowd, Artifactory, Agile

Industry: Insurance

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Release Deployment DevOps Specialist  

 

Job Title: Release Deployment DevOps Specialist

Company: Direct IT Recruiting Inc.

Location: Toronto, Ontario

Status: 6 Month Contract

Job Category: DevOps Developer, Java, Jenkins, Git, Bitbucket, Ant, Maven, Cradle, WMB WebSphere Message Broker, MQ Administration, Atlassian, ITIL, Release Management, Crowd, Artifactory, Agile

Career Level: Intermediate to Senior

Work Experience: 5+ Developer, DevOps Developer, Java, Jenkins, Git, Bitbucket, Ant, Maven, Cradle, WMB WebSphere Message Broker, MQ Administration, Atlassian, ITIL, Release Management, Crowd, Artifactory, Agile

Industry: Insurance

                               

DESCRIPTION:

- Follow industry trends and software developments to assist in creating a roadmap for the Enterprise Scheduling group.

- Ensure Service Level Agreements are met for application build and deployment.

-  Follow up on issues from daily build and deployment requests.

- Ensure daily scheduling requests are completed accurately and on time.

- Illustrate subject matter expertise in the workload automation space with a complete knowledge of the enterprise scheduler environment.

- SME level understanding of application repository tools and branching methodologies

- Familiarity in managing within a compliance framework.

- Strong communication, interpersonal, and presentation skills to lead and/or participate in workshops while effectively building relationships and influencing decisions

- Excellent project management, analytical and problem solving skills 

  

REQUIREMENTS:

- Release / DevOps Specialist with experience in creating and building java applications with standard Open source and DevOps tools. With an emphasis on communication and coordination.

- Responsible for the Java Application Build

- Application  Deployment Coordination in Dev and QA environments 

- Build and Deployment Automation 

- Administration of the ITC Software Development Tool Environment 

- Responsible to understand and Implement an improved Build and deployment process that will eventually flow to production.

- 5-10+ years of DevOps and Release management experience in a multi-vendor environment including infrastructure, QA and Application development. 

- Experience  automating builds and deployments in Jenkins, GIT, Bitbucket, Crowd, and Artifactory

- Experience maintaining, upgrading and implementing Agile DevOps methodology in a managed datacenter with a mixed UNIX, Linux/Windows environment

- Experience implementing CI/CD from bottom up (from process level, technical implementation/maintenance)

- Experience with CI/CD in a managed datacenter in a mixed Linux/Windows environment

- Multi vendor/platform experience (Java frontend/backend/monolith, WMB(ESB/Messaging)

- Successful track record of managing complex deployment.

- Strong business acumen and excellent written and verbal communication skills

- Java Developer

- Jenkins 2.x

- GIT

- BitBucket

- Ant

- Maven

- Cradle

- UNIX, Linux, Windows experience

- WMB WebSphere Message Broker, ESB

- WebSphere Message Queue MQ Administration

- Agile