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Senior Devops Engineer

Cognizant North America
life insurance, parental leave, paid time off, paid holidays, 401(k)
United States, California, Pleasanton
November 09, 2023

Cognizant's Digital Engineering practice is seeking a highly qualified Senior Devops Engineer with experience developing and building high-performing, scalable, enterprise applications. You will be part of a digital software team that works on high-demand applications. Our engineers have a passion for high-quality, reliable and maintainable code. You will work side by side with product managers, designers, and clients, making decisions together in order to quickly deliver valuable working software to clients and their users. Our engineers are agile and retrospective, and not afraid to identify what we're doing wrong, so we can fix it, and what we're doing right, so we can improve on it. Above all, we judge success by the success of our team and the happiness of our customers.
Cognizant Digital Engineering If you're like us, you've got big ideas. At Cognizant, we're exploring new ideas every day. We help industry leading companies reinvent their business models and innovate products that create new value-by connecting people with things, insights and experiences. Cognizant digital engineering designs, engineers and delivers digital products and experiences that drive digital-first business models. We offer the most comprehensive digital engineering expertise and client-centric methodology for sustainable innovation.

Location: Pleasanton, California

Remote, the remainder of this posting must be included:]
Salary and Other Compensation:
The annual salary for this position is between $79,540 - 131,930 depending on experience and other qualifications of the successful candidate.
This position is also eligible for Cognizant's discretionary annual incentive program and stock awards, based on performance and subject to the terms of Cognizant's applicable plans.
Benefits: Cognizant offers the following benefits for this position, subject to applicable eligibility requirements:
* Medical/Dental/Vision/Life Insurance
* Paid holidays plus Paid Time Off
* 401(k) plan and contributions
* Long-term/Short-term Disability
* Paid Parental Leave
* Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Disclaimer: The salary, other compensation, and benefits information is accurate as of the date of this posting. Cognizant reserves the right to modify this information at any time, subject to applicable law.

Key Responsibilities

  • Design, lead and build an automated deployment tool set and infrastructure including environments, code management, CI and CD process.

  • Help define and set best practices for code management, build, deploy and release across multiple teams/products in CI /CD model using AWS Services like EC2, S3, ECS, EKS, SQS, SNS, Lambda etc.

  • Work closely with the software development team and other functional groups to develop and provide a robust, flexible and scalable platform.

Skills and Requirements

  • 5+ Years' Experience as DevOps Engineer in creating CI/CD pipelines for various technologies.

  • Code management best practices such as branching, merging, and integration strategies.

  • Hands on experience in enterprise grade CICD platforms like Jenkins or Gitlab or GitHub actions or any CICD architecture is important.

  • Hands on experience in writing yaml files, building pipelines and release pipelines.

  • Hands on experience of DevSecOps tools like JIRA, CICD, IAST/DAST tools, APM tools like Dynatrace, AWS Cloud watch, New Relic etc is needed.

  • 3+ Years' Experience in Containerization platforms such as Docker, EKS Kubernetes.

  • 2+ Experience in with AWS Cloud.

  • Experience in using at least one of the configuration management tools like Chef, Puppet or Ansible.

  • Experience in using Terraform or Cloud formation.

  • Experience on AWS native DevOps services

  • Administrative proficiency on Windows, Unix systems Linux (CentOS, or other flavor)

  • Exceptional scripting experience (Groovy, Python, etc.)

  • Certifications in AWS Cloud, CKAD, CKA is required.

Travel: 0-5%
Why Choose Cognizant?
It takes a lot to succeed in today's fast-paced market, and Cognizant Technology Solutions has become a leader in the industry. We love big ideas and even bigger dreams! We stand out because we put human experiences at the core. Our associates enjoy robust benefits and training opportunities from our industry-recognized, award-winning Academy team. You will have access to hundreds of technical trainings to keep your skillsets fresh and have opportunities to acquire certifications on the newest technologies.
Everything we do at Cognizant we do with passion-for our clients (fortune 100 companies), our communities, and our organization. It's the defining attribute that we look for in our people.
If you love ambiguity, excited by change, and excel through autonomy, we'd love to hear from you!
About Cognizant Digital Engineering
Well-designed software transcends digital technology, going beyond the fulfillment of basic requirements to focus instead on human needs. Within Cognizant Digital Engineering, we help clients develop software products that transform human insights into tangible, production-ready digital solutions. We also work with our clients to scale their native cloud applications. Using insights from the lived experiences of our consumers, we seamlessly replace traditional service strategies with engaging, precise, and direct digital applications. Designing phenomenal software is vital to success in the digital economy-and we understand that a human-centric approach is key to this design.

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Employee Status : Full Time Employee

Shift : Day Job

Travel : No

Job Posting : Oct 24 2023

About Cognizant

Cognizant (Nasdaq-100: CTSH) is one of the world's leading professional services companies, transforming clients' business, operating and technology models for the digital era. Our unique industry-based, consultative approach helps clients envision, build and run more innovative and efficient businesses. Headquartered in the U.S., Cognizant is ranked 185 on the Fortune 500 and is consistently listed among the most admired companies in the world. Learn how Cognizant helps clients lead with digital at or follow us

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