Software Engineer

NCS Pearson, Inc.
Bloomington, MN
Aug 06, 2017
Aug 12, 2017
Employment Status
Full Time


NCS Pearson, Inc. seeks a Software Engineer - Dev Ops in Bloomington, MN. Deliver automation experience. Work w/ Linux, ruby, go, bash, Packer, Terraform, Git, Jenkins, Vault, Docker, Kubernetes, AWS (EC2, Route 53, S3, ECS, VPC) & other technologies to make deployment & system mgmt. easier & more secure. Introduce DevOps culture from scratch to improve current deployment time, manage process of instances, users, software configuration & testing. Improve security configuration for the product deployment environment. Help existing Developer teams to deploy new software into production. Make existing infrastructure more automated, by replacing puppet steps w/ containerized Kubernetes pods. Design & implement Kubernetes & Docker modules for the teams & create pipeline for the diff. product deployments on the fly. Deploy the kubernetes infrastructure & Jenkins pipeline for blue/green test cycles. Assist in design of the other product teams deployment pipeline. Design & implement the AMIs baked with Kubernetes configurations to bring up Kubernetes cluster infrastructure on AWS cloud setup using packer scripts & add them to amazon private catalogue. Explore new technologies & create proof of concepts to adopt new technologies into the team. Requires Bachelor's deg or foreign equiv deg in Computer Science or Computer Engineering + 5 yrs of progressively responsible post baccalaureate exper as a developer (1) leading technical projects associated w/ design, implementation & delivery; (2) conducting requirements gathering, design for product solutions, version & release management of projects; (3) measuring multi-tiered applications to include exposure to middleware (Apache, Tomcat, JPM); & (4) using the following technologies: Bash, Ruby, Oracle, MySQL, CSV, YAML, XML, HTML, XML, GIT, Java, WebServices, SOA, Jenkins, Terraform, SOAP, & Linux. In lieu of a Bachelor's degree plus five years of progressive, post baccalaureate experience described above, employer will accept a Master's degree plus three years of exper as described above. To apply, send cover letter & resume to Nancy Stovall at Pearson is an Equal Opportunity & Affirmative Action Employer & a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, & individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. (Reference Job 1708355)