Principal DevOps Engineer
On the R&D team, you’ll join 700 scientists, researchers, clinicians, software developers, data scientists and engineers who work in all phases of the product development lifecycle – including concept, planning, development and validation on new product launches and patents. Together, you’ll build next-generation solutions that contribute to food safety, diagnostic innovations, drug development, big data technologies and more. The future of environmental, human and life sciences is up to you.
- Full Time
- Minimal Travel
We have found that the following traits and attributes help lead to a successful future in R&D at PerkinElmer.
There is a deep mutual respect for each other’s skills and contributions. Whether it’s taking on a new process skill or a new software skill, we are always moving forward so you never get bored – that’s what makes it exciting even after 30 years.
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ResponsibilitiesLocation(s) Guelph, Canada Status Regular Job ID JR-019743
PerkinElmer is building exciting new products in the area of Clinical Analytics. We are solving many difficult problems that enable researchers to discover new drug therapies more efficiently and pinpoint safety issues quickly. Our innovative solutions utilize cloud platforms, Big Data technologies, persona based-workflows and visual analytics tools to enable scientists to interact with data on demand resulting in accelerated decision-making.
We are a fast-moving team looking for a Principal DevOps Engineer with a passion to Lead the transformation to DevOps and Continuous Delivery across the organization. Work directly with the Development, QA, Support using agile methodologies, to implement innovative, reliable and secure solutions in Cloud. To be a good fit, you’ll need to have experience to lead multiple development projects, coaching and mentoring team members, support development and production environments and effective.
- Work together with the development teams to bring new products into the cloud.
- Design, implement and maintain AWS infrastructure including operation, security and compliance aspects.
- Create process to perform continuous deployment, including full orchestration of deployment process.
- Develop tools and scripts to improve efficiency of operational tasks.
- Create and provide best practices to the organization for DevOps, SecOps, CI/CD, and infrastructure.
- Implement monitoring processes and design/deploy monitoring dashboards.
- Build and support system automation, deployment, and continuous integration tools.
- Thoroughly demonstrated working knowledge of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) methodology (processes, and deliverables).
- Help to maintain and monitor production environments.
- Help to design and support internal development environments inside both AWS and Azure.
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills required
- Must be able to communicate effectively with other team members
- Lead multiple development projects.
- Coaching, mentoring of team members.
- Support both development and production environments.
- Effectively communicate project status, metrics, and issues.
- 5-10 years demonstrated experience.
- 1-5 years working with AWS.
- 1-5 years working in Linux environments.
- 1-5 years Scripting Languages with at Bash or Python.
- 1-5 years using Git SCM, GithHub.
- Experience with Agile Methodology.
- Experience in Cloud Infrastructures and Deployment Models.
- Experience in understanding and execution of Cloud best practices with respect to Operations and Security.
- Experience with AWS Services and CLI.
- Container Infrastructure, ECS, EKS, Kubernetes, Docker Swarm.
- Experience with Apache Nifi, Nginx, MongoDB, RabbitMQ and/or ElasticSearch and Cluster Configurations.
- Jira, Confluence, Jenkins, TeamCity, Artifactory, DockerHub, Github.
- Experience Administering Databases such as Postgres, MariaDb, Mongo, MySQL, and or MSSQL.
- Log Aggregation experience using SumoLogic or similar tools.
PerkinElmer is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability status, age, or veteran status or any other characteristics protected by applicable law. PerkinElmer is committed to a culturally diverse workforce.
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