DevOps Platform Engineer in Chicago, IL at Prestige Staffing

Date Posted: 7/18/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contractor
  • Location:
    Chicago, IL
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    7/18/2020

Job Description

JobID: 26238

 The Lead Platform Engineer is the Subject Matter Expert (SME) within the team that independently provides support, primarily in the areas of electronic trading & clearing applications in the customer facing environments. The candidate must have solid knowledge of application deployment/configuration, advanced Linux/Windows background and Java support experience to assist the team w/ support initiatives, to maintain & improve execution environment stability & reliability.

Principal Accountabilities:

  • 5+ years industry experience in DevSecOps architecture related to Continuous Integration/Delivery solutions & Platform Automation
  • Contribute to the vision, strategy, and drive execution for integrated security controls across Software-as-a-Service (SaaS), Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS), Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) on a 24/7 team environment.
  • Drive, design and build the next generation of PaaS platform end to end and across multiple layers of architecture
  • Acting as the technical subject matter expert: Mentoring fellow engineers, demonstrating technical expertise, and leading a small team solving problems
  • Experience with DevSecOps tools such as Jenkins, Maven, Git, Ansible, CHEF in a cloud environment
  • Strong experience with Ruby, Perl, Python ( Any one of them)
  • Balance of strategic and tactical skills and the ability to work on cross-functional teams
  • Experience working independently, as well as in a team environment, proactively driving initiatives and tasks while meeting agreed delivery timelines
  • Strong understanding on configuration management
  • Understanding of current and emerging technologies
  • Ability to provide effective and timely solutions
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills