Technical Lead

Job Title: Technical Lead

JOB ID: 19-04776

City: Houston

State: TX

Genuent is hiring a Lead DevOps Engineer. This would be a direct hire opportunity located in Houston, TX. If this is something you might be interested in, please send your updated resume to Mike Sabo: 

Job Description:

DevOps Technical Lead

Reporting to the Manager of Product Development, the Technical Lead is the leader of the team responsible to deploy real-time, highly available Micro-Service application running on Linux public cloud environment.

A Day in the Life of the Technical Lead - About the role:

  • Provide leadership and direction but also have the technical capabilities to be able to provide hands-on contributions to the team.
  • Work closely with engineering, cloud infrastructure and support teams to help automate and streamline our operations and processes.
  • Create DevOps pipelines to deploy/maintain cloud-based applications which will run 24x7 with strict uptime and performance SLAs.
  • Build and maintain tools for deployment, monitoring, operation and performance benchmarking.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve issues with our dev, test and production environments.
  • Demonstrate an ability to plan and lead as well as think on your feet as necessary.

Required Qualifications: 

  • Experience working with scalable, high performance distributed systems.
  • Experience with automation using GoCD and/or Jenkins.
  • Experience with Containerization (Kubernetes, Docker).
  • Familiarity with common cloud technologies (Google Cloud, AWS, Azure).
  • Strong background in Linux.
  • Knowledge of scripting (bash, ruby, python, etc.).
  • Experience with RESTful Web Services.
  • Experience with NoSQL databases (Cassandra highly preferred).
  • Java experience highly regarded.
  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science.
  • At least 3 years of working experience in Java.
  • Prior work experience developing RESTFul Services and familiarity with Behavior Driven Development.
  • Interest and ability to learn new technologies and frameworks.

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