JobTitle : Devops Engineer
Grade : AVP
To leadthe development and enhancement of CI / CD pipelines and tooling to supportmoves to ever more Continuous Integration and Delivery, assisting teams alreadyrunning on PaaS / Cloud platforms and those shifting to them
Tohelp development teams identify and remove bottlenecks affecting their abilityto deliver more continuously
To bea point of expertise on good CI / CD practice
Help engaged teamsadopt strategic conventions around CI / CD
Identify commonsolutions to specific requirements not covered by current conventions
Use 12-Factor-appprinciples to develop, enhance, maintain CI / CD utilities
Drive agilitythroughout the team using Agile techniques and tooling
Collaborateeffectively with colleagues Architects, Designers, Testers, BusinessAnalysts, Product Owners, Scrum Masters, Project Managers, and more
Complete assignedwork to budget, time and quality requirements
Document all work inaccordance with agreed standards, and with re-use in mind
If required, undertakeperformance development (PD) reviews for systems engineering staff, settingobjectives then reviewing and assessing performance
Identify developmentneeds of staff in the system engineering component team and assist them inaddressing their development needs through guidance and coaching
Continuallyimprove your own skills and knowledge
Continuallyimprove our collective delivery effectiveness
Proactivelymanage risks and issues
Contribute tooperational objectives of wider team and support any organisationaltransformation initiatives
Evaluate and reviewemerging system engineering methods, tools and standards. Look for ways toapply as appropriate
Ensure that technicalengineering quality standards / benchmarks are met, taking remedial action wherethere are quality shortfalls
Track key metrics toanalyse the effectiveness of CI / CD practices, review regularly and actionresulting improvements
Ensuresolutions are extensible, maintainable, testable, scalable, manageable andperformant
You will have a solidunderstanding of how Dev Ops / CI / CD principles and practices can be used toever increase speed to market and quality
Youwill have a solid understanding of PaaS and / or Cloud hosting and deploymentoptions
Youwill preferably have some experience leading others, as a technical lead or ina similar role, including responsibilities such as ensuring a focus on goals,organising work, mentoring, sharing knowledge, enforcing standards and managingrisks and issues
Youwill be strongly customer focused, enthusiastic about understanding customerand business problems deeply, and to track whether our solutions have providedtheir intended benefit
Youwill be happy to thoroughly test your solutions, automating as much as possible
Youwill be continually looking for workable ways in which we can work quickerwhilst keeping quality high be they organisational or technical.
You will beaware of different development methodologies, and will have experience in atleast some. You will understand the core principles behind Agile and DevOps,not just the well-known practices
Youwill be a great problem solver, able to grab hold of problems that may not beperfectly defined, to investigate, to provide and advise on options, andimplement solutions
Youwill collaborate effectively with others. You will see deliveries as teamdeliveries, and not focus excessively on my own tasks’ at the expense of the overalldelivery
Youwill value Continuous Improvement, and work to identify and understand issuesaffecting quality and deliveries, in order to make effective improvements
Youwill continually work on improving your own skills and knowledge. You will beequally enthusiastic about teaching others and helping them develop
Youwill be able to manage sometimes competing priorities and make judgements, forinstance if delivery dates are under threat.
You will be able to plan for andmanage risk effectively
You willbe a strong communicator, verbally and in writing, able to tailor your messageappropriately to the audience
Youwill be enthusiastic about delivering high quality solutions, and alwayslooking for ways in which quality can be improved
Youwill be bold about challenging accepted ideas, to find better ways ofdelivering great solutions to customers and colleagues
Youwill have experience in at least some of the following (or in equivalenttechnologies where specifics are mentioned)
oaPaaS & Cloud Hosting anddeployment
oCI / CD Pipeline Development with Jenkins
oConfiguration Management strategies
oTDD / ATDD, Test Automation
oDocker and Kubernetes (Open Shift Container Platform)
oSQL & No SQL Databases
oRESTful service development
oVersion Control Software (e.g. GIT)
oShell Scripting (e.g. Bash, PowerShell)
Barclaysis a transatlantic consumer, corporate and investment bank offering productsand services across personal, corporate and investment banking, credit cardsand wealth management, with a strong presence in our two home markets of the UKand the US.
Our goal is to become the bank of choice by providing superiorservices to customers and clients and supporting our stakeholders via acommercially successful business that generates long-
term sustainable returns.
Riskand Control Objective
All Barclayscolleagues have to ensure that all activities and duties are carried out infull compliance with regulatory requirements, Enterprise Wide Risk ManagementFramework and internal Barclays Policies and Policy Standards.
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Barclays Values & Diversity
Dynamic working giveseveryone at Barclays the opportunity to integrate professional and personallives, if you have a need for flexibility then please discuss this with thehiring manager.
We are an equalopportunity employer and we are opposed to discrimination on any grounds. It isthe policy of Barclays to ensure equal employment opportunity withoutdiscrimination or harassment on the basis of race, colour, creed, religion,national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, sex, sexual orientation,gender identity or expression, marital or domestic / civil partnership status,disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protectedby law.
Barclaysrecently announced the creation of a new world-class campus at Gera Commerzonelocated in Kharadi. All Pune based roles will eventually start to move to this newcampus starting September 2019.
In the run up to that, during the course of2018, there may be transitory movements of some roles to other temporary sites.
Please speak with your recruiter about the specific location plans for yourrole.