NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR) is a leading software- and services-led enterprise provider in the financial, retail and hospitality industries. NCR is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, with 36,000 employees globally. NCR is a trademark of NCR Corporation in the United States and other countries.
Role: SW DevOps Engineer
Location: Dundee, Scotland
Package Available: Competitive plus benefits package
Opening / Closing Date: Sep 10, 2020 - October 9. 2020
The Channel Management team is responsible for creating multiple enterprise applications, in a scaled agile environment, to assist in the management of self-service devices (e.g. ATMs, retail self check-out machines, hospitality self check-in kiosks, etc). Our applications focus on the management of these endpoints, and cover: Inventory Management, Software Distribution, Device Management, automated Help Desk Workflows, and associated Business Intelligence.
We are looking for an enthusiastic SW DevOps Engineer who loves to tackle big features, as well as nitpick small details, who consistently chases perfection. You will work with our SW engineering team as we build full-stack Enterprise Java applications in NCRs next generation of Channel Management products.
Position Summary & Key Areas of Responsibility
Be part of an Agile team, participating in all Agile ceremonies & activities and be accountable for the sprint deliverable
Builds test environments in a consistent, automated manner, replacing repetitive and undocumented manual processes
Setup customer lab environments including software, hardware, and networking as needed
Automates the deployment pipelines to ship software frequently and reliably
Defines, constructs, supports and documents solutions based on business needs.
Designs infrastructure, architecture, and software carefully considering functional and non-functional requirements
Uses core design patterns, coding best practices and enterprise pattern best practices
Be an advocate of quality-up-front and test driven/behavior driven development, supporting the team with the Definition of Ready and achieving our Definition of Done
Removes silo's, contributing to the design, implementation, testing, and delivery of features
Reviews design and code with developers and architects in consideration of performance, scalability, testability and supportability
Can diagnose and debug issues within the system or in downstream dependencies, working with other teams to resolve issues in a timely manner
Essential Skills / Qualifications
Bachelor’s Degree in a Technical Discipline or equivalent work experience
2+ years of experience in software engineering and orchestrating environments in an automated manner
Experience working with Public Clouds (AWS, GCP, or Azure)
Working experience with at least some of the following technologies:
Git (Github/BitBucket), Jira, Jenkins Creating and managing VMs, images, and containers for deployment to physical or cloud instances (VMWare vRealize, Red Hat OpenShift, etc.) Chef/Ansible/Terraform/Kubernetes/Docker
Experience with designing systems in consideration of performance, responsiveness, concurrency, availability, supportability
Strong computer science fundamentals: OOP, design patterns, data structures & algorithm
General knowledge, skills and abilities
Azure or GCP Public Cloud Technologies
In-depth knowledge of end-to-end systems development life cycles (including agile, iterative, and other modern approaches to software development)
Outstanding verbal and written communication skills to technical and non-technical audiences of various levels in the organization (e.g., executive, management, individual contributors)
Ability to estimate work effort for stories and epics, and ensure the milestones are successfully completed
Ability to guide and advise on best practice architecture and design for mobile applications based on previous experience
Positive outlook, strong work ethic, and responsive to internal and external customers and contacts
Willingly and successfully fulfills the role of teacher, mentor and coach
In-depth knowledge of networking, computing platform, storage, database, security, middleware, network and systems management, and related infrastructure technologies and practice
Able to thrive in a fast-paced agile environment focused on delivering production code at a regular cadence using Agile techniques, tools and methodologies
You have built or want to build outstanding services that users love interacting with
Ability to tackle problems both at the small and large scale
Strong desire to continually learn new technologies, tools, and methodologies, including those out of your comfort zone
You can work with teams across multiple time zones
Offers of employment are conditional upon passage of screening criteria applicable to the job.
Integrated into our shared values is NCR's commitment to diversity and equal employment opportunity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, age, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, military service, genetic information, or any other characteristic or conduct protected by law. NCR is committed to being a globally inclusive company where all people are treated fairly, recognized for their individuality, promoted based on performance and encouraged to strive to reach their full potential. We believe in understanding and respecting differences among all people. Every individual at NCR has an ongoing responsibility to respect and support a globally diverse environment.
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