Ability to define and manage projects using a variety of tools and methods. Agile Scrum and Kanban, Jira and Confluence a plus. Able to communicate complex technical projects to multiple staff types effectively in order to achieve buy in on plans and proposals. Minimum 7 years of software related experience required (Site Reliability, DevOps, Release Engineering) Experience and deep commitment to the transformation to a DevOps culture focusing on continuous integration full lifecycle of building, automated and performance testing, and automating deployment. Instrumentation experience with APM tool such as App Dynamics, DataDog, or Splunk Hands on experience exposing / consuming metrics and other system KPIs; PagerDuty, Prometheus, Grafana, AlertManager experience a plus. Cloud experience and architecture understanding of Azure and/or AWS. Experience using Infrastructure as Code tools Terraform, Azure RM, CloudFormation Hands on experience with Kubernetes, OpenShift or similar container orchestration systems Experience with Docker, Podman, container solutions, management tools and challenges. Experience with Ansible, Chef, Puppet or other Configuration Management tools Extensive experience with Linux, Unix, Windows Hands on experience with Python, shell scripting, Groovy, Golang, etc. Experience with Jenkins, Azure DevOps, TeamCity or other Continuous Integration tools Experience with build tools like Maven and Gradle Solid understanding around Cloud Authentication, Authorization, and Secrets Management. Azure RBAC/ AWS IAM - built-in and custom Roles, Security Groups and Scopes. Demonstrate strong problem analysis, problem resolution, and decision making and judgment skills. Demonstrate understanding of complex software architecture, and the ability to help enhance, support, and troubleshoot that architecture. Demonstrate strong collaboration skills, within function and across peer stakeholders. Demonstrate excellent and effective interpersonal and communication skills (written, verbal and listening), with ability to build positive working relationships with all levels of the organization. Ability to leverage technical know-how to find viable compromises amidst competing business needs. Demonstrate ability to plan and excel in a fast-paced and demanding environment. Solid understanding of agile methodology and Release Engineering. Be able to leverage what has worked and adapt it to fit new situations. Other Knowledge, Skills, Abilities or Certifications: Strong affinity towards improving security at all levels of SDLC and CI/CD pipelines. Strong affinity towards Cloud Native Computing Foundation objectives Able to plan and execute projects as part of a collaborative team.