Chef/Puppet Specialist for platform automation (m/f)

Job type:
Start date:
4 MM++
Hays AG
Published at:
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Contact person:
Kerstin Werner
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We are looking for a
Chef/Puppet Specialist for platform automation (m/f)

Reference: 260313/3-en
Start: asap
Duration: 4 MM++
Place: in Bavaria
Branch: Sonstige Softwareentwicklung

Your tasks:
  • Development of Automation solutions for the Initial Setup and Deployments of an eCommerce Environments
  • Development of the Customer Portal web application with self-serve deployments capability
  • Providing and maintaining technical documentation about the applications and services developed
  • Create generic, scalable solutions for auxiliary services like monitoring, logging, user management, etc.
  • Contribute to the definition and improvement of the installation, administration and maintenance processes of the eCommerce software and solutions
  • Work closely with project managers, platform services and platform implementation engineers
  • Configuring, managing, monitoring and debugging software (Chef, ruby, bash, Apache, tomcat, Solr)
  • Diagnosing integration and performance problems and implementing long-term solutions
  • Documenting, reporting, tracking and implementing fixes for software problems

Your qualifications
  • Work experience with system configuration and deployment automation technologies such as Chef or Puppet
  • Solid Linux administration skills and hands-on programming experience on a Linux/Unix operating system
  • Experience with Java and/or Ruby, and web development
  • Solid scripting skills (sh, bash, sed, awk, Ruby, Python, Perl, regular expressions)
  • Experienced in working in managed services or a cloud-based service provider
  • Understanding of virtualization technologies, DevOps, CI, and of application security
  • Solid understanding of eCommerce solutions based on Java and web Technologies
  • Expertise in deploying and managing Java applications using tomcat
  • Solid skills in Apache web servers and web protocols
  • Solid documentation skills
  • Understanding of application performance tuning, JVM optimization, debugging
  • Good verbal and written English skills

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