IBM Watson Health DevOps Engineer in CAMBRIDGE, United Kingdom

Job Description

The newly formed IBM Watson Health business unit is now looking for talented individuals destined to usher in the next era of healthcare. We live in a moment of remarkable change and opportunity. The convergence of data and technology is transforming healthcare and life sciences organizations in every way. New roles are being created that never existed before to meet the demands of this transformation.

The Watson Health DevOps Engineer is responsible for design, implementation, and enhancement of build & deploy systems. This person will work closely with the Development, QA and Operations teams to deliver effective and maintainable software integration and deployment processes. He or she will select, configure, support and scale the tools and technologies used by our team to build a highly scalable and manageable environment.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Deploy and support systems in accordance with IBM Watson Health methodology, practices and standards

  • Liaison with Platform, Dev, R&D & 3rd party support teams

  • Create and maintain build pipeline components

  • Maintain systems documentation, SOPs, and Compliance documentation.

  • Assist with support of delivery, system and software support investigations

  • Prepare technical reports as required

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • 5+ years hands-on experience with complex systems

  • Ability to excel within an Agile environment.

  • Ability to rapidly come up to speed on a complex server environment

  • Ability to assume leadership responsibility over projects, organizing and prioritizing project subtasks, and identifying both project risk and strategies to mitigate it.

  • Strong organizational and communication skills with the ability to multitask; can set priorities and follow a timeline.

  • Deployment Scripting Systems (Chef, Puppet, Ansible (preferred))

  • Scripting Languages (Ruby, Python, Shell, etc.)

  • Software Build Systems (Graddle, Maven, Docker build),

  • CI Systems (Jenkins, etc.)

  • Version Control (Gitlab, Github)

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

  • IBM Cloud / SoftLayer deployment

EO Statement

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.