1+ months

AWS DevOps Engineer

Foster City, CA
**AWS DevOps Engineer**

Locations:Foster City, California

Job Family: Research & Development


English (US)

**Job Description**

**Division:** Energy Management

**Business Unit:** Digital Grid Solutions & Services

**Requisition Number:** 220984

**Primary Location:** United States-California-Foster City

**Assignment Category:** Full-time regular

**Experience Level:** Mid level

**Education Required Level:** Bachelor's Degree

**Travel Required:** 10%

**Division Description:**

With power chain management from creation to consumption, and over half a dozen manufacturing hubs here in the U.S., Siemens Energy Management provides technologies for the economic, reliable, and intelligent transmission and distribution of electrical power. From smart grid and energy automation technology, to power supply for industrial plants and high-voltage transmission systems, Siemens is providing intelligent technologies to a diverse clientele.

For more information, please visit: http://www.siemens.com/businesses/us/en/energy-management.htm

**Job Description:**

**Position Overview**

The AWS DevOps Engineer is responsible for interacting closely with the Engineering Operations team to design, construct, maintain and enhance the software delivery pipeline for the applications built by the eMeter/Siemens R&D teams.This is a hybrid role, relying on experience with building and releasing on-premise Enterprise applications as well as automating the infrastructure configuration and code deployment of Cloud-based, SaaS solutions, specifically on Amazon AWS.

The Siemens EnergyIP Enterprise platform is a massively complex on-premiseapplication that is actively being transitioned onto the AWS cloud. The Cloud Release Engineer will design, develop, and implement AWS Cloud solutions for new applications being built on AWS and existing on-premise applications being converted to AWS.

The AWS DevOps Engineer must have an affinity towards build andrelease management and should be motivated to produce the highest quality and efficiency in the automated systems they implement, while following industry best practices. Develop, analyze andmaintain tools that support and automate processes for softwareproduct release, both on-premise and on AWS. Build highly complex enhancements and resolve complex bugs. Build and execute unittests and unit plans. Review integration and regression test plans created by QA. Communicate with QA and custom engineering asnecessary to discuss minor changes to product functionality andto ensure quality and consistency across specific products.

This role will be part of the Engineering Operations team, which itself is part of the greater Energy Management Business Unit, Digital Grid Division, Software Product House R&D department. Thisrole reports directly to the Director of Engineering Operations.


Provide input and guidance to the eMeterand Mindsphere development teams to AWS Architecture and Designbest practices.

o The AWS DevOps Engineer will serve as subject matter and technical resource for the software development team to assist with AWS architecture and infrastructure solutions.

The AWS DevOps Engineer will compose and leverage AWS CloudFormation Templates or HashiCorp Terraform Plans to ensure repeatable, sustainable AWS infrastructure is effectively createdand managed.

Automate software testing at multiple levels (component, configuration item, subsystem, system) and monitor results.

Maintain AWS Cloud Infrastructure in an optimal configuration from both technical and budgetary perspectives

Develop and improve operational practices and procedures.

Administration of build farm, deployment environments, and other CI systems

Troubleshooting problems with builds, automated deployment systems and tools

Publishing Software Releases and Hotfixes

**Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience**

2-5 years ofexperience in Software Development managing build and release processes for large, JAVA/J2EE enterprise applications and cloud-based SaaS offerings.

Minimum 2 years of experience with a cloud services platform

o Experience with Amazon AWS products and solutions strongly preferred

Cloud Formation / TerraForm experience a must.

Demonstrable knowledge of scripting languages like Python. Ruby, Chef, Puppet, or Unix Shell.

Experience with common java build tools. Apache Ant and Ivy or Gradle is preferred.

Experience with SCM tool (Subversion, Git, ClearCase, Perforce).

o Git and Perforce preferred

Strong understanding ofSoftware Development Lifecycle; exposure to Agile development aplus

Experience in developing custom automation tools to integrate with or enhance CI/CD infrastructure.

Experience with abinary repository manager. Artifactory preferred

Excellent oral/written communication and listening skills required

Hands-on experience and demonstrable proficiency with the Unix operating system required.

Ability to work independently with minimal supervision as part of a globally distributed team

**Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience**

Experience maintaining a Continuous Integration management system (Cruise Control,Hudson/Jenkins, Bamboo, Team City)

Experience integrating Java Code Coverage tools (Clover, Cobertura, JaCoco). Clover preferred.

Experience integrating Code Analysis tools (SonarQube, PMD, Coverity). SonarQube preferred.

Familiarity with unit testing frameworks. JUnit preferred.

Familiarity with a Defect Tracking System. Jira preferred.

Familiarity with continuous integration/continuous delivery practices.

Experience working withOracle or MySQL or similar RDBMS


**Equal Employment Opportunity Statement**

Siemens is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sex stereotyping, protected veteran or military status, and other categories protected by federal, state or local law.

**EEO is the Law**

Applicants and employees are protected under Federal law from discrimination. To learn more, Click here at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm .

**Pay Transparency Non-Discrimination Provision**

Siemens follows Executive Order 11246, including the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision. To learn more, Click here at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/pdf/pay-transp_formattedESQA508c.pdf .


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