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Denver, Colorado - USD Full Time Posted: Friday, 10 August 2018
Job Summary:
Responsible for the technical deployment, maintenance, reliability and performance of VIPER infrastructure. Work with VIPER Engineering and Platform Infrastructure team (which plan and designs new software applications) for operational design, reliability, testing, maintenance/capacity planning, and performance. Apply best DevOps practices for CI/CD and assist in the integration of new applications in existing or new/expanded production systems. Oversee the intake, documentation, and software best practices for all operational activities. Train and mentor both technical and non-technical personnel. Assist with defining and tracking performance metrics. Provides guidance and support to other Engineers.
Core Responsibilities:
- Collaborates with project stakeholders to identify product and technical and operational requirements.
- Conducts analysis to determine integration needs.
- Oversees the operational integration of the tools and practices to deploy and maintain VIPER
applications and the underlying production infrastructure.
- Develops tools and processes to deploy and maintain the infrastructure.
- Trains and mentors software development and operations engineers on internally developed software applications and deployment and operations best practices.
- Oversees the researching, writing, and editing of documentation and technical requirements, including software designs evaluation plans, production acceptance criteria, test results, technical documentation such as SMOPS and formal recommendations and reports.
- Keeps current with technological developments within the industry.
- Monitors and evaluates competitive applications and products. Reviews literature, patents, and current practices relevant to the solution of assigned projects.
- Provides technical leadership throughout the DevOps process and provides guidance with regards to practices, procedures, and techniques.
- Serves as a guide and mentor for junior level Software Development, Production Development
and Operational Support Engineers.
- Assists in tracking; provides and evaluates performance metrics.
- Ensures team deploys and maintains production software and hardware on time, to specification, and within budget.
- Works with Development and Quality Assurance teams to determine if applications fit specification and technical requirements. Tests and evaluates systems, subsystems, and components to create a high quality deployment pipeline.
- Leads project planning, resourcing, requirement analyzing and defining, detailed designing, and deployment of feature or system.
- Analyze and critique architectural, design, and technical choices of the VIPER Engineering and VPI teams for operational readiness
- Consistent exercise of independent judgment and discretion in matters of significance.
- Regular, consistent and punctual attendance. Must be able to work nights and weekends, variable schedule(s) as necessary.
- Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
Job Specification:
- Bachelors Degree or Equivalent
- Engineering, Computer Science
- Experience across all facets of Operations: running production systems, network infrastructure, security, data center management, capacity management and EOL transitions, hardware infrastructure and RMA processes, automated deployment, Agile methodologies, site reliability and performance metrics.
- Generally requires 15+ years related experience
- You will get experience with Kubernetes, Vaquero Maturation, MemSQL, RDC Foreman, and GIT and any prior experience with these tools is a plus.
VIPER(Video IP Engineering & Research), is a startup division within Comcast's Technology and Product Division and spun out from IP Video and online projects originated within Comcast Interactive Media is based in downtown Denver, CO. We are a cloud-based, IP video infrastructure that's been built to deliver a broad mix of on-demand video, live TV streams and an assortment of other digital media to an array of connected devices in the home.

Denver, Colorado, United States of America
8/10/2018 7:12:31 AM

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