Git/Gerrit IT Engineer

Location: Boulder, CO
Date Posted: 01-27-2017
Novus' client's Software Enterprise & Engineering Technologies (SWEET) supports the engineers who develop and test open source, mobile based operating systems. This position will reside in a team that provides source code management automation to support our Linux integration and test infrastructure. An ideal candidate will be a self starter, customer service oriented, adaptable, great communicator, and have a desire to learn and implement information technology systems to support the business. Candidate will work with automation teams and SW Engineering to support daily operations of 1,000s of engineers developing mobile based device operating systems. Candidate will contribute to delivery automation, using Chef, of development environment across the world utilizing Git/Gerrit.

Candidate will work with multi-discipline IT engineers to support: Chef recipes, regional mirrors, sync issues, new sites, remote site support PostgreSQL Database: regional replicas, cluster management Production management: hardware installs and upgrades; networking (VIPs, VLANs); Cluster change management Development / QA Management: Git/Gerrit architecture, development. Development Details: Tools, SCM and Unix server processes, hooks Gerrit upgrades and process consultation Candidate will provide: Clear requirements and implementation documentation to customers to manage development initiatives. A service oriented experience for their customers Tools, methodology, and procedural training * Provide comprehensive, multi-disciplined IT support to build and infrastructure hosts * Evaluate and implement new technologies * Perform upgrades, new installations, enhancements and configuration changes * Monitor daily operations and troubleshoot problems * Develop and maintain infrastructure documentation * Provide on-call or after hours support as needed * Must be detail oriented to work highly dynamic environment * Must be able to interact with domestic and international Engineering Leads and Engineers

Candidate should have above average skills and experience with Perl, Python or Ruby. Candidate should be familiar with: Perl, Unix Shell Procedural languages. Source Code Management (SCM) systems such as Git/Gerrit, SVN Strong Unix/Linux Administration Scripting, LDAP and Identity Management Distributed environment, Distributed Sites Candidate will be able to demonstrate: Good communication skills Excellent problem solving skills Understanding of the software development lifecycle. * Minimum of 8 years of IT experience in the high-tech industries * Excellent communication, interpersonal, teamwork, and organizational skills. * Strong familiarity in administering Ubuntu based hosts * In-depth understanding of operational concepts related to alerting, monitoring, logging. * Knowledge of core scripting languages with proven history of task automation (bash,perl,python,etc). * Has worked closely with development teams to optimize build-chain services/applications. * Understanding of security technologies (Firewalls, IDS/IPS, etc). * The ability to approach problems in a flexible and creative manner. * Understanding of network ecosystems as a whole; how IT disciplines are tied together and their relative purpose. * Has a strong desire to continuously improve (both themselves and the environments they support). * Ability to thrive and successfully work in a fun, fast-paced, dynamic environment. * Understands the importance of documentation. * Effective time management skills are a must.

Required: Bachelor's, Computer Engineering and/or Computer Networks & Systems and/or Computer Science or equivalent experience
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