DevOps Architect

Employer
Idexcel, Inc.
Location
Herndon, VA
Posted
Mar 20, 2017
Closes
Mar 21, 2017
Function
IT, IT Architect
Hours
Full Time
Idexcel is currently looking for DevOps Architect.Provide technical solutions support to the account teams: drive revenue targets, conduct discovery meetings to understand the client's technology environment, application development landscape, and white-board DevOps solutions in an articulate way that flows and illustrates the purpose;Capture and process the customer information to build a solid proposed solution in collaboration with the Account Team that addresses the requirements while considering the solution's efficiency, flexibility, scalability, reliability and availability;In collaboration with the Account Team, present the proposed solution to the customer and answer any questions, concerns that may arise;Proactively follow-up with customer as requested and required with punctuality in collaboration with the Account Team;Actively participate in the solution configuration process with the Inside Sales Representative and ensure the software/hardware order is accurate and complete where appropriate.DevOps Architecture Consulting/Delivery. Assess the needs of a customer and leverage DevOps methodologies to architect and design a wide range of DevOps solutions which ultimately enable customers to deliver high quality software faster.. Lead efforts and work collaboratively with Client Personnel to design and document the appropriate DevOps Solutions that will support business objectives and developer communities such as: Configuration Mangement, Continious Integration/Deployment, Cloud, IaaS, PaaS, and Self-Service deployment automation platforms.. Evangelize and communicate the vision for architecture and technology stack with the Client and ensure buy-in and alignment prior to implementation.. Lead and manage Trace3 and Client DevOps engineers/personnel to implement a solution that realizes the architectural vision and design.. Ensure that people and process/workflow are aligned to enable and support the DevOps transformation. This may include ownership of documentation and/or working with Client personnel or Trace3 team members to complete definition, documentation and roll-out to the Client.- Experience leading the architecture for public and private cloud platforms such as: AWS, Azure, vRealize, OpenStack. Experience leading the architecture for PaaS solutions such as: Cloud Foundry, OpenShift, Mesosphere, and Kuberneties. Experience leading/managing Continuous Integration / Continuous Deployment (CICD) projects for a wide range of technologies and programing languages such as: Java, Python, Ruby, etc Experience leading the architecture for configuration management solutions such as: Chef, Puppet, Salt, and Ansible.. Software development experience in languages such as Java, Python, and / or Ruby.. Hands-on experience with and experience managing resources implementing solutions comprised of one or more of the following from each:. Puppet, Chef, Anisble, SaltStack. Jenkins, QuickBuild, Bamboo (Continuous Delivery process and tools). Java, Python, Ruby, Node.js, or .Net (Software Development). Git, Bitbucket, SVN, Perforce, etc, including migrations from one to another (source code repositories). Zabbix, Nagios, Sensu, Graphite, Zenoss, etc. (monitoring tools and platforms). JUnit, JMeter, Selenium and Cucumber (testing tools). ELK Stack - ElasticSearch, LogStash (or FluentD) and Kibana. Docker, Mesosphere, Kumberneties, Nomad, , etc.. (Containization). CloudFoundry, OpenShift, etc.. (PaaS). AWS, vRealize, OpenStack, etc.. (Cloud). Understanding of service-oriented architecture (REST APIs, micro-services, etc) and API implementation.. Familiarity with IP networking concepts such as VPN, DNS, load balancers, firewalling.. Experience with on-premises infrastructure as well as public and hybrid cloud methodologies.. Must have excellent interpersonal skills, a high degree of professionalism and the ability to design technology solutions for commercial and large enterprise companies.. Excellent presentation, communication, and writing skills required.. Ability to work with both Client and Internal teams using a collaborative demeanor.