1+ months

DevOps Engineer - gRED IT

South San Francisco, CA

Job Overview:

The Pharma Informatics gRED IT group seeks a talented and motivated Cloud and DevOps Engineer. Your responsibilities will include partnering with a diverse team of scientists and IT staff to design, deploy, maintain and integrate Cloud and DevOps solutions. The job will utilize and build on your experience in cloud computing, automation, high performing computing and DevOps.

Genentech Research & Early Development (gRED) is a world class scientific organization that consistently leads the industry in Pharmaceutical and Biotech discovery. gRED's primary mission is to identify and develop drug target candidates that lead to novel therapies to treat patients with serious or life-threatening medical conditions. gRED encourages an open, academic-like atmosphere and frequently publishes in top-tier, peer reviewed journals.

Key Responsibilities:

â-- Use automation and CI/CD methods to develop and deploy private and public cloud applications in support of various projects

â-- Assist with DevOps support on our standard private and public cloud, and high performance computing (HPC) platforms

â-- Work directly with software developers, technical architects and support personnel to define, document, and manage requirements

â-- Develop tooling and processes to improve and streamline customer experience

â-- Troubleshoot issues with production environments, escalating as needed to Engineering team

â-- Support infrastructure maintenance and enhancement activities from an operational perspective

â-- Support additional operational efforts as appropriate


â-- B.S. or B.A. degree in information systems, engineering, or computer science required

â-- 5-7+ years technical IT work experience (3-5+ years w/ advanced degree)

â-- 2+ years experience supporting DevOps in Cloud and/or HPC environments

â-- Proficient skills in at least one of the following languages: Python, Java, Ruby, bash

â-- Proficient with git and git workflows

â-- Hands-on experience with at least one cloud provider AWS, GCP, or Azure

â-- Experience with Infrastructure as Code tools such as CloudFormation, Terraform, Ansible, Chef, Puppet

â-- Understanding and hands-on experience with container technologies including Docker and/or Singularity is a must

â-- Experience with CI/CD tools to automate testing and deployment, such as Jenkins or Travis CI

â-- Excellent interpersonal skills with your own team, technical IT partners, and customers

â-- Can communicate effectively in both written and verbal form to non-technical audiences

â-- Plus: Experience with deployment of scientific applications

â-- Plus: Experience working with Agile/Scrum

NOTE: This position is not eligible for relocation


Posted: 2018-12-20 Expires: 2019-03-21

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