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Platform Engineer IV

Job ID 1818632 Date posted 12/05/2018 Location: Atlanta, Georgia Apply

Description



The Platform Engineer IV is responsible for designing, developing and implementing new technologies, as required, to support the technical capabilities of Enterprise Data Services at Cox Communications. To be successful in this role one must be able to work effectively in a fluid, fast-paced environment. This role requires good communication skills, both with team members and business contacts. In addition, the successful Platform Engineer IV must be able to work with minimal supervision on multiple concurrent projects.

Primary Responsibilities and Essential Functions:
•Design and build tools and frameworks that support automated deployment and management of Data Support Systems platforms
•Responsible for automation and Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery (CI/CD), improving overall time to market while reducing costs and errors in deployment, validation and rollback.
•Researches and brainstorms with internal stakeholders to identify opportunities to advance automation, support decision-making, gain insights from data, streamline business processes, and enable new “shift-left” capabilities such as self-healing 
•Responsible for configuration, optimization, documentation and support of the software components of Data Support Systems software products. 
•Foster collaboration with software development, architecture, and infrastructure teams to ensure releases are delivered with repeatable and auditable processes.
•Work independently and in teams across multiple platforms and applications to understand dependencies.
•Evaluate new tools, technologies, and processes to improve speed, efficiency, and scalability of Data Support Systems continuous integration environments.
•Teach and encourage a balanced backlog that delivers valuable features for customers, reduces technical debt, provides business value, and enables product sustainability
•Organize and produce relevant training materials for members of Tier 3 support teams to foster adoption of the CI/CD toolset and processes.

Qualifications



Qualifications

Minimum:
•10 or more years of experience required in related field (i.e. Information Technology, Information Management, Computer Engineering)
•5 or more years of experience required if candidate possesses a related advanced degree 
•Excellent interpersonal, communication and collaborative skills to work effectively with teams throughout organization
•Deep Subject matter expertise in three of the following Oracle, SQL Sqlserver, mysql, Mongo databases, Golden Gate, Hadoop Apache products: Hive, Hbase, Kafka, Spark, Ni-fi, Sqoop, Tableau, OBIEE, Informatica
• Strong knowledge of SCM tools (Git/GitHub/BitBucket), Test Automation Tools (Cucumber, Selenium, Jira), Config/Provisioning Tools (Jenkins/Salt/Ansible, Docker, Kubernetes), Scripting Tools
•Ability to build end-to-end solutions

Preferred:
•BS/BA in related discipline strongly desired (Information Technology, Information Management, Computer Engineering)
•Experience in Agile SCRUM methodologies
•Experience in IT Service Management (ITSM), ISTQB Advanced Test Automation, Cloud Technologies


About Cox Communications

Cox Communications is committed to creating meaningful moments of human connection through broadband applications and services. The largest private telecom company in America, we proudly serve six million homes and businesses across 18 states. We're dedicated to empowering others to build a better future and celebrate diverse products, people, suppliers, communities and the characteristics that makes each one unique. Cox Communications is the largest division of Cox Enterprises, a family-owned business founded in 1898 by Governor James M. Cox.

Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individual's age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Organization: Cox Communications, Inc.

Primary Location: US-GA-Atlanta-6305 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Shift: Day Job

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Unposting Date: Ongoing
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