Expeditors Configuration Engineer (CI/CD) -IS CIS (Service Provider) in Chennai, India
IS Global Service Center (GSC) operating from Chennai, India, is a part of IS supporting Expeditors IT operations. IS GSC has grown to 380+ employees today delivering world class Information services globally. This Product based Strategic Center's IT transformation has delivered a radical change to Expeditors IT manpower profile and skills over the past three years and will continue to deliver services as we continue to grow responsibly in the coming years.
Our Software Infrastructure group is looking for a Configuration Engineer (Technologist) to join our Development and Deployment team. As a part of this team, you will have the opportunity to help shape the future of cloud native technologies at Expeditors.
If you join our team you will:
Obsess over your customers and deliver a first-class experience for them
Collaborate with a diverse team of highly passionate and talented technologists
Drive new ideas, experiment with them, and see them through adoption
Contribute to Expeditors cloud native communities of practice and share new ideas that help drive adoption
Take ownership of ambiguous problems and deliver solutions for them
Learn from others and help grow those in our team to achieve their best
If you are someone who is interested in experimenting with new ideas, driving them to fruition, working actively across the broader cloud native community, this job is for you!
As part of our team you will contribute to continuous improvement, demonstrating DevSecOps-in-practice and collaborating across multiple teams. Most importantly, you are passionate about helping our customers learn to build awesome every day.
As the configuration engineer, you will empower our development teams to be autonomous, assist in the configuration of applications to ensure stability and performance, and handle communication and scheduling surrounding these systems. You will be innovative and proactive – constantly reviewing our current processes, the needs of our customers, and the performance of the application to continually improve our development and production systems.
Strong team player, with natural tendency to communicate with peers to share and gain knowledge
Excellent verbal skills and the ability to explain technical concepts to a variety of audiences to drive adoption of new platforms to meet business goals
Demonstrate the ability to research and implement solutions to build a highly reliable and scalable Kubernetes platform
Desire to introduce tools to facilitate greater automation and operability of platform services
Experienced in UNIX/LINUX scripting (PERL, Bash, Python, etc.)
Proficient with build and deployment tools such as Chef, Jenkins, or Ansible, or similar
Experienced with GitLab and GitLab Runners, Maven and Nexus, Subversions or similar
Experienced working in Collaboration tools like Mattermost / Chat Ops
Experience contributing to the architecture and design (architecture, design patterns, reliability and scaling) of new and current systems in a technical lead role
Experience with working with cloud native applications, container orchestration platforms such as Mirantis / Docker, Kubernetes, Rancher/RKE or Anthos/ Google GKE highly desired
Ability to adapt to new technologies and learn quickly
Able to formulate and implement a design strategy from a mix of business requirements, concept documents, and verbal descriptions
Experience in Java, Tomcat, Apache/Nginx, Angular, NodeJS/npm, and related technologies
Proficient working with Virtual Machines on premise and in the cloud
Familiar with SAFe methodologies
Strong grasp of automation tools
Team Manager, CIS-Service Provider
Paid Vacation, Holidays, Sick Time
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Training and Personnel Development Program