Senior CI/CD Engineer

  • Ascension
  • St. Louis, MO, USA
  • Jan 14, 2019

Job Description

Title: Senior Technical Engineering Analyst
City, State:  St Louis, MO
Location:  MOSTL 4600 Headquarters
Department:   ESD Admin
Additional Job Details:  FT Days
Why Join Ascension?
Ascension Technologies is one of the nation's largest healthcare information technology services organizations.
We provide Ascension and its subsidiaries low-cost, high-value IT infrastructure and software application services that:
• Support rapid and effective clinical decision making
• Improve efficiency and care transitions
• Foster information sharing across the continuum of care
• Make knowledge and data actionable, leading to improved   patient outcomes

What You Will Do
Job Summary:
The Senior Technical Engineering Analyst applies technical expertise in one or more information technology disciplines to support the organization's technical infrastructure.
  • Analyzes a chain of events and applies technical knowledge following established procedures.
  • Successfully troubleshoots most applications problems independently.
  • Participates in design, contributing technical insights and ideas.
  • Helps formulate project scope and objectives.
  • Works with customers to understand and explain business and technical issues, respond to user problems, explain new technologies, and present deliverables.
  • Writes basic documentation of a new or proposed system.
  • Shares knowledge effectively within the work team.
  • Contributes to project plans, RFP's and RFI's.
Desired Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for identifying and evaluating technical application requirements, data, and distribution to satisfy the application solution in a engineering role.
  • Support the automation efforts related to Application, database and content.
  • Responsible for design, development, implementation, and analysis of technical products and systems.
  • Recommends alterations to development and design to improve quality of products and/or procedures.
  • Collaboration with other efforts, projects and support, will be key to successful execution.
  • Develop standards and procedures for measuring product quality and release readiness
  • Make recommendations related to testing techniques and processes
  • Apply engineering best practices in order to analyze, design, develop and support software solutions, and/or infrastructure implementations/upgrades.
  • Develop software and systems on test driven development and continuous integration practices; establish monitoring and automation processes.
  • Should be able to ensure that all processes required for CICD are documented and followed by the development team.
  • Must be able to evaluate variety of open source technologies and cloud services
  • Bachelor's degree preferred or equivalent experience
Desired Education:
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, MIS or related technical field
  • Professional certification(s) preferred
Work Experience:
  • Four years of experience preferred.
Desired Work Experience
  • Minimum 3 to 5 years as a DevOps Engineer
  • Strong understanding of Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery methodologies with experience setting up the pipeline using CI/CD tools such as GItHub, Jenkins, Nexus etc.
  • Develop, test and maintain build and deployment scripts using CI/CD framework/tools to automate and streamline deployment processes
  • Experience with Splunk, ELK Stack (Elasticsearch, Logstash and Kibana)
  • Preferred experience with APM tools such as Dynatrace, CA Wiley, AppDynamics, DataDog etc.
  • Experience with automation/configuration management using Chef (preferred), Puppet, Ansible, or an equivalent
  • Must have experience with DevOps concepts and automation skills Experience with Linux, Windows operating systems.
  • Ability to analyze infrastructure automation requirements and code development
  • Experience with Red Hat product stack, virtualization (Vmware, HyperV), API development, middleware, storage, messaging, and cloud technology
  • Experience in scripting with Python, Ruby, YAML
  • Excellent interpersonal / written and verbal communication skills
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