As a member of an Agile team, a DevOps Engineer will be working collaboratively with software and QA engineers to provide tooling, build, deploy, operate, monitor, and support the Ascentis SaaS solution. An individual in this role must have passion for efficiency, automation, consistency, and repeatable processes. Knowledge of various operating systems, networking, infrastructure components, technology platforms, and creative out-of-the-box thinking is expected.
What are the general responsibilities of the position?
Be part of the DevOps agile team and actively participate in all Agile ceremonies and activities.
Actively participate in the design and implementation of an SDLC process.
Establish and enforce best practices regarding configuration management and software deployment
Support other Agile teams by resolving issues during the development process
Propose ideas on improvement of our systems and processes.
Stay current as regards to new DevOps practices as well as Configuration Management and CI/CD tools and strategies.
What are we looking for in a candidate?
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience.
At least 1 years of experience in a DevOps or IT/Sysadmin role.
Ability to communicate ideas in both technical and user-friendly language.
Able to prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.
Experience with Windows and/or *nix based operating systems.
Experience with Continuous Integrations tools such as Jenkins, Bamboo, TravisCI, etc.
Understanding of Configuration Management concepts.
Experience with implementing “Infrastructure as Code” concept preferred.
Keen attention to detail.
Understanding of SOA architecture.
Experience with Agile methodology preferred.
Experience with Git or similar version control system preferred.
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION
The Ascentis mission is to create innovative products that are easy to use for the often under-served mid-market that cover the full Human Capital Management (HCM) suite. This full suite approach combined with an amazing team equals success!
We at Ascentis firmly believe that a product is only as good as the people behind it. Whether it's platform development, technology maintenance, client support, product management, sales or operations, all of our employees see the direct impact of their work. As a leader and one of the fastest growing 'Software as a Service' (SaaS) companies in the Human Capital Management space, Ascentis focuses on hiring talented and motivated people from diverse backgrounds. If you want to channel your ambition and drive for success, you belong with Ascentis!
Ascentis has grown tremendously over the last 3 years. Recently, we announced a majority recapitalization by global growth equity investor Summit Partners. Summit invests across growth sectors of the global economy and has invested in more than 440 companies in technology, healthcare, life sciences and other growth industries. These companies have completed more than 140 public equity offerings. So, needless to say, we are all extremely excited with where we are headed!