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Lead Cloud Engineer
Ref No.: 17-22565
Location: Jersey City, New Jersey
Large Company has a Contract Opporunity in Jersey City, NJ



Leverage Agile and CI/CD to enhance and expand our cloud-based service offering that will empower our software development teams for success. Candidates are expected to provide infrastructure, build-and-release, and CI/CD expertise to software development teams across the firm, work with program teams to understand their requirements, and provide guidance on developer platform implementations


- Work in an Agile software delivery methodology highly focused on developing, deploying and enhancing build pipelines for CI/CD requests and projects in the Cloud 
- Work collaboratively with support teams to troubleshoot and resolve Cloud based production issues including L1-3 support of CI/CD tools 
- Conduct R&D of available industry tools and Cloud-services 
- Work close with IT Architecture office forming strategy for on-boarding and future support of new tools and Cloud-services 
- Lead the development of CI/CD tool and process automation for improved orchestration and workflow capabilities 
- Oversee risk management functions such as reconciliation of vulnerabilities, security baselines as well as other risk and audit related objectives for the team 
- Ensuring incident, problem and change tickets are addressed in a timely fashion, as well as escalating technical and managerial issues, by following DTCCs ITIL processes 


- Self-motivated and works well both independently and collaboratively 
- Strong comprehensive, analytical and problem solving skills 
- Communicates clearly and concisely, presents ideas in a user-friendly language and has strong presentation and interpersonal skills 
- Knowledge of good coding practices and improving code quality 
- Experience providing CI/CD solutions leveraging tools such as GIT, JIRA, Cloudbees Jenkins and Maven 
- Must possess solid production experience utilizing Cloud services in AWS 
- Strong working knowledge of software driven datacenter concepts such as Cloud automation, elastic computing, and storage services 
- Solid comprehension of Agile and one or more frameworks under the Agile umbrella such as Scrum or Kanban 
- Experience with coding/scripting languages must include Java, Unix shell, and either one interpreted language such as Python/Perl 
- Knowledge of front-end web technologies such as Javascript, AJAX, CSS and HTML is a plus 
- Experience with WebSphere 8.5, RAD and Eclipse is a plus