DevOps Release Senior Engineer

Memphis, TENNESSEE | 4 months
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Job Summary

NTT Data

Job Description

Req ID: 59839 


At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company’s growth, market presence and our ability to help our clients stay a step ahead of the competition. By hiring the best people and helping them grow both professionally and personally, we ensure a bright future for NTT DATA Services and for the people who work here.


NTT DATA Services currently seeks a DevOps Release Senior Engineer to join our team in Memphis, Tennessee (US-TN), United States (US).



Roles and Responsibilities:

Forward Plan the release windows and cycles across a portfolio
Extensive hands on experience in application support, performance testing and Akamai
Experience in Cloud architecture
AWS Certification
Domain expertise in DevOps, Security systems administration, Software development and cloud technologies.
Expert on application monitoring tool like Dynatrace, AppDynamics
Expertise on Splunk query language and creating dashboard.
Manage risks and resolves issues that affect release scope, schedule and quality
Measure and monitor progress to ensure application releases are delivered on time and within budget, and that they meet or exceed expectations
Coordinate release content and effort based on the service request backlog, pending service requests, third party applications, or operating system updates
Communicate all key project plans, commitments, and changes including requirements, QA plans, schedule, and scope changes
Manage relationships and coordinate work between different teams at different locations
Conduct Release Readiness reviews, Milestone Reviews, and Business Go/No-Go reviews
Produce Deployment, Run Books and Implementation Plans
Weekly Release Reporting
Expert in Build and Release Dev Ops Engineering in building, deploying, and releasing of complex enterprise applications
Experience in working as Dev Ops engineer/Build & Release engineer for release automation of enterprise applications to achieve continuous integration and continuous deployment (CI and CD)
Developed Shell scripts for automation of the build and release process.
Experience in managing and maintaining various Version Control Tools SVN, GIT, Perforce, IBM Rational ClearCase, Bitbucket, Github.
Experience in Change Management Processes and Procedures
Experience in setting up Upstream and Downstream Jobs Jenkins and Hudson. Worked with Jenkins Pipelines
Solid Experience in SCM tools Chef and Puppet for configuration management on multiple platforms.
Experience in Atlassian Tool Stack (JIRA, Confluence, Fisheye/Crucible, Bamboo, Bitbucket).
Experienced in DevOps tools such as Chef, Vagrant, Puppet, Ansible, Bamboo, Jenkins, Maven, ANT, SVN, GIT, Docker, Kubernetes, Openshift and EKS.
Communicate release details and schedules to the Business as required
Negotiate, plan and manage all release activities
Work with release engineers to understand impacts of branches and code merges
Maintains the release schedule for all core services and ensure alignment across key partners and vendors.
Continually work towards making improvements in the release process
Lead and co-ordinate the Go-Live activities including the execution of the deployment Plans and checklists.
Develops scripts and automation tools used to build, integrate, and deploy software releases to various platforms
Participate in CAB meetings to discuss release scope and/or roadblocks


Required Skills:

At least 6 years of previous release and/or project management experience, (Solid understanding of project management principles preferred)
8-10 years of experience in information systems operations environment in systems analysis or development
Formal training in project management practices preferred
Advanced knowledge of software development lifecycle
Demonstrated ability to coordinate cross-functional work teams toward task completion
Demonstrated effective leadership and analytical skills
Advanced written and verbal communication skills are a must

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field


This position is only available to those interested in direct staff employment opportunities with NTT DATA, Inc. or its subsidiaries.  Please note, 1099 or corp-2-corp contractors or the equivalent will NOT be considered. We offer a full comprehensive benefits package that starts from your first day of employment.                                                                                


About NTT DATA Services


NTT DATA Services partners with clients to navigate and simplify the modern complexities of business and technology, delivering the insights, solutions and outcomes that matter most. We deliver tangible business results by combining deep industry expertise with applied innovations in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services.


NTT DATA Services, headquartered in Plano, Texas, is a division of NTT DATA Corporation, a top 10 global business and IT services provider with 118,000+ professionals in more than 50 countries, and NTT Group, a partner to 88 percent of the Fortune 100. Visit to learn more.


NTT DATA, Inc. (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, gender identity, 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.




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