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DevOps Engineer- Leader in St. Louis, MO at NextGen

Date Posted: 3/23/2018

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Job Description

  • Code! End-to-end and iteratively, from ideation, design, development, monitoring and continuous improvement.

  • Be responsive, flexible and thrive in a highly collaborative dynamic environment.

  • Learn and adapt software skills across multiple tiers, languages and architectures as the business and industry evolves, (e.g. Serverless Framework, AWS Lambda and Azure Service Fabric.)

  • Develops unit and test automations and testing strategies that will ensure our engineering practices can move and adapt quickly to change.

  • Collaborate with Cloud Operations groups to understand and help support existing cloud environments, monitor health of environments and design solutions to support managed customers.

  • Mentor and train members of the Cloud Products team.

  • Evaluate issues reported or observed, utilizing problem solving skills and attention to detail to resolve problems quickly and effectively and to proactively prevent problems.

  • Collaborate effectively with coworkers and other departments (Security, Networking, Data Protection, and Operating Systems) in support of customer environments and product offerings.

  • Prioritize and complete assigned duties expeditiously and within approved windows.

  • Stay abreast of latest Cloud offerings (AWS, Azure, Google) and make recommendations to leadership.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Required skills and experience

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related discipline

  • Mastery level of at least five years relevant experience with one of the modern programming languages such as Go, Python, Java Script or Java.

  • Experience with RESTful Cloud services

  • Strong interpersonal skills; ability to work collaboratively within a team, while also taking the initiative to lead when needed. Management experience and the ability to influence others and gain support for ideas is desirable.

Preferred skills and experience

  • Experience with RxJS

  • Demonstrated experience with code deployment automation tools such as AWS Code Pipeline

  • Demonstrated experience with test automation tools such as Jasmine and or Karma

The opportunity to work with one of the fastest growing companies in the country, and a great place to work! Company offers comfortable offices in St. Louis and the generous benefits you'd expect from a large company, with the relaxed family-oriented atmosphere of a small company.

We offer an excellent compensation plan, with generous benefits including:
• 100% paid employee medical and dental insurance premiums
• Paid vacations
• 401(k) Plan with guaranteed match
• Paid disability insurance
• Paid life insurance
• On-site fitness center
• Free personal trainers
• Free gym memberships
• Free refreshments
• Free fresh fruit and snacks
• St. Louis Cardinals & St. Louis Blues tickets for our employees
• And much more!