Clarivate Analytics clients are the trailblazers and risk takers who come up with life-changing ideas. We’re looking for our own trailblazers to help us keep providing clients some of the world’s most trusted brands, spanning scientific and academic research, patent analytics, pharmaceutical and biotech intelligence and IP management.
We’re an independent owned company with a rich heritage and a bold entrepreneurial mission. If you’re excited by the thought of helping people and organizations go from new ideas to life-
changing innovations faster, we’re excited to consider you for a position at Clarivate.
Job Overview :
Primary focus for the role is to transform development processes for existing applications software development into a Continuous Delivery-
driven SDLC, influencing and educating development and QA teams to adjust working practices in alignment with modern day software development and delivery approaches (CI, CD, AWS).
As a part of a DevOps team, the role is responsible for designing, implementing and maintaining automation processes needed to build and deploy software components in AWS cloud.
The role also assumes small degree of incident management for any issue at any stage of the software development life cycle.
Key Responsibilities :
Software delivery automation (CD, CI)
Promotion and evangelization of DevOps best practices (CI, CD, automated testing, branching strategy, decoupling, etc )
Simplification and improvement of software delivery / release processes
Support existing development processes
Support cloud-based solutions by building and managing infrastructures in AWS
Participate in services and software systems design
Monitor and fix issues identified or reported
Minor development for internal services and automation needs
Plan, coordinate and implement changes to maintained software configurations and installations
Interactions with development teams for task scheduling, clarification and implementation
Participation in deployment processes (development and testing)
Editing and maintenance of documentation for software architectures and automation processes
Be part of the L2 production support team supporting applications and third party tools which will include legacy application environments
BSc / MSc degree in the field of computer science is preferred, otherwise equivalent experience is expected
A minimum of 5 years of work experience as a Systems Administrator / DevOps supporting development teams
Excellent understanding of SDLC, patching, releases and software development at scale
Good understanding of enterprise standards and enterprise building principles
In-depth knowledge in Linux OS
Theoretical and practical skills in Web-environments based on Java technologies, e.g. Tomcat, Jetty, Jboss
Strong scripting skills in one or any combination of bash, python, perl, ruby
Good understanding of the mechanisms of Web-environment architectures approaches
Strong knowledge of cloud providers offering, AWS in particular
Good knowledge of a configuration management tool like Ansible, Packer.
Good knowledge of cloud infrastructure orchestration tools like CloudFormation or Terraform.
Basic knowledge on software delivery orchestration tools like Spinnaker, GoCD, Jenkins Pipelines, Nolio, IBM UberCode.
Strong practical knowledge of CI Tools, e.g. Jenkins
Excellent knowledge of Continuous Integration and Delivery approaches
Good understanding of enterprise search technologies, such as Elastic Search, Lucene, Solr is a plus
It is the policy of Clarivate to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, pregnancy, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and / or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.
In addition, Clarivate will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.