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Chef Developer
Ref No.: 18-04995
Location: Irving, Texas
NTT DATA's Client is seeking a Chef Developer (DevOps-Chef) with 5+ years of experience to be a technical expert for Chef ecosystem & DevOps practices within the organization, providing solutions and technical guidance aligned with the Chef automation program objectives. This team member will play an integral role in implementing the organization's IT DevOps Strategy by working as part of the Chef team to implement a large scale end to end deployment , execution and maintenance of the Chef estate.

Subject matter expert on Chef & the ecosystem
Develop, configure and administer DevOps and IT automation solutions.
Understand and remediate complex issues and topologies of large enterprises
Evaluation and integration of IT systems and development tools, and replace where needed.
Identify and address system performance bottlenecks in high availability environments.
Evangelize best practice DevOps and Agile within the broader organization.
Provide technical support to IT ops around automation solution usage
Integrate software tool-chain into a Continuous Integration environment.

Strong experience in Chef & other configuration management tools like Ansible, Puppet.
Experience in scripting or programming languages (Ruby, Perl, Python, Shell, PowerShell, etc.)
Log mining & analytics using Splunk or ELK
System administration level knowledge in any of the infrastructure towers (Compute/Database/network etc.)
Experience in SQL MySQL/ /SQL Server/Oracle (Preferred)
Expert level understanding and implementation of RESTful APIs
Good understanding of Jenkins, Git, SonarQube, Altassian developer tools
Comfortable with frequent, incremental code, testing and deployment.
Ability to adapt to a changing and dynamic environment.
Desired to have knowledge in at least on containerization technologies like Docker/Kubernetes/Mesos

NTT DATA Services is a leading IT services provider and global innovation partner with 130,000 professionals based in over 50 countries. NTT DATA recently acquired Dell Services. NTT DATA Services emphasizes long-term commitment and combines global reach and local intimacy to provide premier professional services, including consulting, application services, business process, IT outsourcing, and cloud-based solutions. We are a part of NTT Group, one of the world's largest technology services companies, generating more than $100 billion in annual revenues and partner to 80% of the Fortune 100. Visit to learn how our consultants, projects, managed services, and outsourcing engagements deliver value for a wide range of businesses and government agencies.

The Company is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs. The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law. To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.