Devops Sr Engineer


Position Summary:
This role’s primary responsibility is designing and implementing AutoNation’s software delivery pipeline. It includes version control management, build automation, test orchestration automation, infrastructure-as-code, configuration management automation, deployment automation. Other responsibilities are mentoring DevOps engineers in AWS and/or Azure cloud technologies; providing L3 support for incident management; and fulfilling general process automation tasks.
The applicant must be adept to working in a highly fluid environment including frequent changes to requirements, tactics, strategies, and timelines. Candidate must also be a self-learner with abilities to quickly absorb new and emerging technologies. Other key requirements include sound troubleshooting skills, effective communication skills and a collaborative approach to problem solving.
Organizational Relationships:
This role reports directly to the DevOps Manager for operational needs and the DevOps Lead for technical direction. Frequent interaction and collaboration with other IT teams including Application Development, QA, PMO, Security, Network Engineering, and Infrastructure Engineering is essential.
Job Responsibilities:
  • Develop and implement solutions using industry standards and patterns to promote consistency, efficiency and risk reductions across AutoNation’s data enterprise
  • Design and implement automated AWS/Azure datacenter infrastructures using CloudFormation and Azure RM Templates
  • Design and implement continuous delivery systems for agile development/QA teams who are building and maintaining AutoNation’s most visible and critical projects
  • Mentor DevOps engineers with on-prem backgrounds on cloud technologies and operational best practices
  • Provide continuous improvements to AutoNation’s release pipelines (DIT, QA, Stage and Production)
  • Build automation in VSTS Build for Java and .NET applications
  • Test orchestration (unit, integration, functional)
  • Infrastructure automation in AWS (CloudFormation) and Azure (ARM Templates)
  • Provide level 3 production support for AWS, Azure, and on-prem resources as needed
  • Attend daily SCRUM standup meetings with PMO, development and QA teams
  • 5+ years of operational experience with cloud IaaS and PaaS technologies at the enterprise level
  • 3+ years of experience with webapps, container and microservices technology in AWS and/or Azure
  • AWS ECS, EC2, S3, Lambda, CloudFront, CloudWatch
  • Azure Service Fabric, Azure App Services, Azure SQL, Azure PaaS
  • Docker, Kubernetes
  • 3+ years of experience automating the provisioning of cloud resources in Azure (ARM Templates) and/or AWS (CloudFormation)
  • 5+ years of experience managing API layer with an API Management tools (Azure APIM)
  • 5+ years of experience managing enterprise on-prem infrastructures (VMs, LBs, Network protocols, Windows Server, Linux)
  • 5+ years designing and implementing process automation using scripting tools and languages such as PowerShell, bash, Python and other similar languages
  • Working knowledge of coding standards such as MVC, client-side frameworks (Angular JS/jQuery), asynchronous programming, web sockets, rest APIs, SOA, SQL and mobile clients is a plus
  • Expertise in troubleshooting full stack implementations from client to backend systems using client-side tools, APMs, network monitoring tools and log parsers
  • Expertise with ALM and release management processes
  • Bachelor’s degree in technology or equivalent job experience
  • Microsoft MCSE and/or AWS certification preferred
Next Possible Position:
Lead Engineer – DevOps
Physical Requirements:
  • Requires travel within the US as needed
  • Ability to work onsite 5 days a week in the AutoNation Corporate Office (Fort Lauderdale, FL)
  • Participate in an on-call pager rotation once every 8 weeks

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