Requisition Number: 03024542 Final Filing Date: 08-26-2019 Closing Date: Payroll Title: SYS ADM 4 Number of Positions: 2 Salary: $6,608.33-$14,808.33/MO Appointment Type: Career Appointment Description: 100% FTE, Fixed; Monday-Friday, 8a-5p Overtime Eligible (FLSA): Exempt Union/HEERA Representation: This position is not represented by a collective bargaining unit
Department: RISK & SAFETY SOLUTIONS - 062016 Department Description: Risk and Safety Solutions (formerly Information Technology Services) was founded to support the University of California, one of the world's leading research institutions. Meeting the challenges presented by the institution's vast breadth of EH&S and Risk Management activities required a creative spirit and new ways of thinking. Today that spirit continues as we expand our expertise to new activities and a wider range of business needs in the public and private sector.
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Location: Davis Allow Applicants to Attach: Resume Cover Letter
Job Summary: Under general supervision of the Risk and Safety Solutions Operations Manager, this position will work on a team of Senior DevOps and Systems Administrators in a cloud native environment. Risk and Safety Solutions provides consultation and technical expertise in support of Risk Services and Environmental Health and Safety at the University of California. The DevOps engineer will focus on rapid IT service delivery and continuous integration in AWS Cloud environment through the adoption of agile practices and will improve collaboration and communication between development and operations groups as well as other IT stakeholders, such as business intelligence and information security. The DevOps engineer will ensure continuous integration, continuous deployment, automated testing, infrastructure as code, scripting of server configuration, and repeatable process automation. The DevOps Team shall provide operating system administration support in maintaining service continuity and availability of the system. The DevOps Team will be responsible for writing scripts to automate common tasks, as well as configure firewall rules and policies.
Physical Demands: Position requires lifting equipment weighing up to 50 pounds.
Use a keyboard and computer equipment to enter and retrieve data computer for extended periods.
Reach and work with equipment mounted in computer racks and access equipment that may be located anywhere from the bottom (floor level) to the top of seven-foot high racks.
Work with clients for extended periods.
Work in confined and/or limited areas while performing various hardware installations.
Safely maneuver equipment, supplies and work in an area where there may be constant distractions.
Work Environment: Employee is personally responsible for following health and safety guidelines/instructions.
Work in environment with temperature, noise, and airflow parameters required for data center operations.
Work regularly scheduled hours (8am-5pm) to respond to needs of clients throughout the day. Work occasional evenings, weekends, or holidays to maintain systems, respond to service disruptions, and emergency outages. Due to the mission-critical services provided by this department, this position will work alternate or extended hours as needed to meet peak workloads.
Work with clients via telephone and read LCD screens for extended periods. Some travel required to and from client sites on and off campus. Work in a busy office environment with frequent interruptions.
UC Davis is a smoke and tobacco free campus effective January 1, 2014. Smoking, the use of smokeless tobacco products, and the use of unregulated nicotine products (e-cigarettes) will be strictly prohibited on any UC Davis owned or leased property, indoors and outdoors, including parking lots and residential space.
Background Check Required: Yes
Minimum Qualifications: Experience writing scripts to automate common programming, deployment and server tasks (eg bash, Python, Node.js, etc).
Experience delivering IT projects in a cloud environment such as AWS, GCP or Azure.
Experience configuring server networking including a strong understanding of HTTP and web services.
Experience in Linux shell scripting (eg bash).
Full time experience with Docker and Docker orchestration (Kubernetes preferred).
Experience with infrastructure as code or configuration management such as Terraform, Chef, Puppet, Ansible, Salt, CloudFormation (Terraform preferred).
Experience with build and deployment management (ie CI/CD)
Experience building, administering, monitoring, and fine tuning performance of Linux systems
Experience configuring and troubleshooting databases such as MySQL, Microsoft SQL Server and MongoDB
Full time experience with backups, disaster recovery and resiliency of sensitive and mission critical data, databases and infrastructure
Advanced knowledge of security best practices and policies including demonstrated experience securing complex server-based software.
Preferred Qualifications: Experience with auditing, log management, remote access, authentication, firewall, VPN, antivirus and intrusion detection tools and other security hardening tools and techniques
Skills to absorb complex technical and conceptual information, identify key issues and details, and present understandable alternatives to both technical and nontechnical individuals, at all organizational levels and to a wide variety of audiences (including management).
Experience writing and troubleshooting Node.js and Java web applications.
Experience as a DevOps engineer in agile environments
Demonstrated skills to create innovative solutions to difficult or unusual problems and improve methods for performing tasks.
Experience working in a fast-paced focused environment, working on projects of various sizes, with a high degree of quality.
Knowledge of the Administrative Computing Policy and campus standards for the development of information systems.
Experience working on multiple unrelated projects, and set priorities according to management's expectations.
Experience in working effectively in a service oriented team environment, provide technical support for supported IT Services software applications, and support various operating systems.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
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