|Reference #||18-00913||Title||DevOps Manager|
|Start Date / End Date||2018-05-03 00:00:00 --- 2018-11-03 00:00:00|
The role of DevOps Manager is responsible for working with the product owner and product stakeholders to understand and manage the delivery of the solution. The product roadmap includes a number of data focused tools and solutions, being delivered via web apps, PowerBI , the Azure stack or Role based technologies.
The DevOps Manger will lead/facilitate one or more agile scrum teams located in Houston, so duties will include facilitating daily scrum stand-ups, sprint reviews, sprint retrospectives and planning meetings. The DevOps Manager will also be expected to help the team demonstrate incremental deployments to the business. Understanding and experience of implementing and coaching Agile and DevOps principles is an essential requirement.
The DevOps Manager will work closely with all scrum team members, particularly the User Experience, Visual Design team members as well as Developers, QA Engineers, Data Modeller/Engineer and Data Analysts. Responsibilities include helping others in the team as and when required including resolving blockers and impediments. Coaching and smoothing stakeholders concerns is also an essential requirements.
The DevOps Manager will ideally possess the following key skills:
Developing and coaching the team THIS IS A KEY AREA
Helping the product owner(s) to define the product backlog by consulting members of the stakeholder and scrum teams. This is an ongoing activity throughout the lifecycle of the product. This will include:
Scrum Development Squad Team Member
Be an escalation point to team members as required.
Tools and Techniques
Administration and use of agreed tools to manage User Stories and Tasks (specifically VSTS).
Follow change process for change requests to be added to Backlog
Actively participate in HSSE events
Typically greater than 3 years of DevOps Manager/Scrum Master/Agile Coach experience
Good knowledge of required functional domain and/or appropriate toolsets
Experience of delivering mid -large scale projects to multiple business units and/or multiple geographies
Good documentation skills
Good communication skills
Demonstrates subject matter expertise in one complex or in multiple simple areas
Rapidly absorbs new technical information and applies it effectively
Develops and applies a breadth of knowledge of technical skills and applications and their link to relevant areas of the business
Determines actual impact of business and IT decision on infrastructure and applications
Works well with developers, data analysts, UX designers and associate skill sets within a typical scrum team