DevOps Engineer in Hoffman Estates, IL at Transformco

Date Posted: 11/28/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    3333 Beverly Road
    Hoffman Estates, IL
  • Date Posted:
    11/28/2019
  • Job ID:
    987746BR

Job Description

Req/Job ID: 987746BR
Employing Entity: Transform SR Holding Management LLC
Employment Category: Regular, Full-time
Job Function: Engineering/Quality
Store ID: 58491: Sears Holdings Management Corp

The DevOps team builds and maintains our platforms and tools, which enable our developers to write, debug, test, and deploy code at scale. We own not only the developer, automation, and sandbox environments, but also fully own the products while they are live in operation. The SE III will bring a knowledge of Java based technologies, Unix/Linux systems, and a can-do attitude to this team. Day to day responsibilities will include writing and maintaining platform code, cloud migration tasks, study of DevOps and SRE tools, production break fix, and other tasks to improve platforms and tools. We are looking for the person with just enough knowledge, but oodles of the right attitude. We firmly believe that no one becomes an expert on our products overnight. We train you and mentor you to help you get there in 3-4 years.

Job Requirements

Mandatory Skills:
• Good programming knowledge and hands-on experience in Java/J2EE Frameworks, JavaScript, Web Services (SOAP & REST), JSP/Servlets
• Solid understanding of Object-Oriented programming Concepts
• Proven experience developing against a multitude of modern MV*MVC frameworks and libraries like Javascript MVC, and NodeJS
• Good knowledge of Data Structures, Design Patterns, and Object-Oriented Modeling
• Should have knowledge of Non-functional Requirements like Scalability, Reliability, Maintainability, Stability, and Manageability.
• Knowledge of design concepts.
• Experience with distributed source control systems. Preferably Git
• Excellent analytical skills
• Good interpersonal skills and experience communicating with and managing the expectations of both technical and non-technical stakeholders
• Should have understanding of Database Server Clusters, Application Server Clusters.
• Candidate should be willing to work in DevOps/Cloud Migration/SRE role.

Nice to have Skills:
• Exposure to agile methodologies like Scrum, Test Driven Development, etc.
• Knowledge of SQL, Oracle and MySQL and ability to optimize SQL queries
• Knowledge and hands on experience of Multithreading
• Exposure to Continuous Integration / DevOps
• Knowledge of NoSQL databases like HBase, Cassandra is plus.
• Knowledge of Architectural Patterns, Database Sharding

Responsibilities
• Java Development and unit testing
• Understand the needs of the business and assimilate the product requirements
• Understand the end to end architecture and technology stack in depth
• Document the code, design methodology, test cases and other specifics of the deliverable
• Ensure reliability, speed and performance of the final product
• Encourage and propagate reusability
• Work with cross functional teams that include product, UX and engineering to deliver fast paced and high visibility projects


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