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Staff DevOps Engineer - BlackLocus

Austin, TX 78721
JobTitle: Staff DevOps Engineer - BlackLocus
Job ID: 375240_en-us
Salary Range: 0.0- 0.0
Job Category: Technology
Employment type: Full Time

Position Description:

We are looking for an experienced Staff DevOps engineer to help our team establish a superior DevOps practice driving productivity, security, and quality for BlackLocus. We build web and distributed applications in AWS and Google Cloud Platform with the bulk of our existing systems in AWS. Our developers work in Go, Python, JavaScript, and Java. We want to go faster without compromising quality or security. Our perfect fit is a collaborative, knowledgeable, energetic, hands-on, and pragmatic engineer who loves to solve problems and build durable solutions.
Come join a wonderful group of people who happen to be strong software engineers, analysts, and data scientists. We have big DevOps dreams and a lot to do!


Imagine joining a close-knit team in downtown Austin having a substantial impact on one of the world's top-ten retailers. BlackLocus is all about using smart engineering and to increase the competitive advantage of a massive retail business.
We started as a venture-funded startup, founded by Carnegie Mellon alumni and entrepreneurs with a passion for creative deployment of new technology. Acquired by The Home Depot in December of 2012, we operate with autonomy as a product lab in the historic Scarbrough building in downtown Austin, TX. To learn more, visit us at BlackLocus.com! MAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES

70% - Delivery & Execution:

â-- Collaborates and pairs with other product team members (UX, engineering, and product management) to create secure, reliable, scalable software solutions
â-- Documents, reviews, and ensures that all quality and change control standards are met
â-- Writes custom code or scripts to automate infrastructure, monitoring services, and test cases
â-- Writes custom code or scripts to do \"destructive testing\" to ensure adequate resiliency in production
â-- Creates meaningful dashboards, logging, alerting, and responses to ensure that issues are captured and addressed proactively
â-- Drives destructive testing, automation, or engineering empowerment
â-- Identifies unsecured code areas and implements fixes as they are discovered with or without tooling
â-- Contributes to foundational code elements that can be reused many times by a product
â-- Contributes to meaningful architecture diagrams and other documentation needed for security reviews or other interested parties
â-- Defines Service Level Objectives for products to constantly measure their reliability in production and help prioritize backlog work

 20% - Support & Enablement:

â-- Fields questions from other product teams or support teams
â-- Monitors tools and participates in conversations to encourage collaboration across product teams
â-- Provides application support for software running in production
â-- Proactively monitors production Service Level Objectives for products
â-- Proactively reviews the performance and capacity of all aspects of production: code, infrastructure, data, and message processing
â-- Triages high priority issues and outages as they arise

 10% - Learning:

â-- Participates in and leads learning activities around modern software design and development core practices (communities of practice)
â-- Proactively views articles, tutorials, and videos to learn about new technologies and best practices being used within other technology organizations
â-- Attends conferences and learns how to apply new technologies where appropriateNATURE AND SCOPE
This position reports to the Technology Leader.
This position has 0 direct reports.
Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.
Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.
Additional Environmental Job Requirements:


Posted: 2021-04-29 Expires: 2021-05-29

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