• Senior DevOps Engineer

    Job Locations US-IL-Chicago
    Posted Date 2 months ago(11/7/2018 1:53 PM)
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  • Who We Are

    More than 30 years ago, E*TRADE pioneered the online brokerage industry by executing the first-ever electronic individual investor trade. While the landscape of our industry has changed dramatically, our culture of innovation and drive to make online trading accessible to everyone continues to drive us forward. We believe in challenging the status quo, fostering an environment of curiosity and learning, and, above all, putting our customers first.

    About the Role


    This is a Senior DevOps Engineering position. The candidate will lead development teams and work on cutting edge projects in the DevOps Tools technology group, and support the retail brokerage platform. Needs to have high energy and be highly motivated and demonstrated success in a fast paced work environment with strong understanding of service-oriented architecture, object-oriented design, and high volume batch processes. The successful candidate will have solid hands-on technical experience in software and infrastructure architecture, design and development, leading a group of DevOps engineers. This position requires strong organizational skills, attention to detail, and good communications skills. This individual will interface with business and operations teams and must be able to quickly form productive and positive working relationships with staff with varying technical backgrounds and skill levels across the organization. The candidate will be required to lead, motivate, and mentor the development team working within defined project schedules, with ability for resource planning and forecasting. The successful candidate must be a team player and enjoy working with other teams on challenging projects.



    • Responsible for driving the design, engineering and integration and enhancements of Agile and DevOps enablement tools.
    • Interface and work with technology teams in defining and driving requirements and specifications.
    • Develop business solutions by leveraging Site Reliability and DevOps principles
    • Utilize innovative approaches to solve complex technical problems and apply advanced technical principles, theories and concepts to develop products.
    • Understand the interdependencies of various systems within and across projects.
    • Manage, prioritize and execute multiple concurrent software development projects.
    • Evaluate new technologies and explore how they can be deployed to
    • Provide technical leadership and mentor a group of senior level engineers.
    • Follow good software development practices (Functional specs, Design specs, Code reviews, Unit Test, Functional Test).




    • BS/MS degree in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering or equivalent experience


    • 8+ years of Java experience, knowledge in C/C++ a bonus
    • Knowledge of industry standards and architectures and design and integration principles for complex, heterogeneous systems.
    • Relevant experience with SOAP and REST based web services, messaging and event processing systems, Spring, Spring integration,
    • Hibernate, JavaScript, JQuery AJAX and related frameworks is a plus.
    • Solid understanding of Git, and Subversion, Make, or Maven experience.
    • Good knowledge of Python, Groovy, or similar scripting languages
    • Experience with Configuration Management systems
    • Knowledge of Unix/Linux based systems, and experience troubleshooting applications running on these systems.
    • Practical experience of continuous integration, continuous build, test automation, cloud deployments, containers
    • Ability to articulate ideas clearly and concisely



    We offer a competitive and comprehensive benefits package. Please visit https://www.etradecareers.com/why-work-at-etrade/employee-benefits/ to learn more about the opportunities.

    E*TRADE Financial is an Equal Opportunity Employer who encourages diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, disability, citizenship, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.


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