Sr DevOps Engineer - Guest Data Mgmt



Join a dynamic engineering team that delivers Guest Data Management solutions for guests. We are looking for a creative and motivated individual who can both lead and implement, is eager to learn and wants to help build the culture/practice of DevOps at Target. The key to success in this position is solid engineering expertise, collaboration, and a self-motivated – team working style with attention to detail.

What You Will Be Doing:

  • An active member of the Guest Data Management Engineering team focusing on delivering the right services to our engineers to enable automation, job management, deployment, and configuration discovery.
  • You'll use Agile methods with the team to manage WIP, flow, and prioritization of work.
  • You'll be hands on with tools like Git, Chef, Artifactory, HipChat, Jenkins, OpenStack, and Open Source software
  • Research related products and make necessary software recommendations
  • Continuous improvement and maintain a technical edge

Minimum Requirements:

  • BA/BS or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years of software development experience with at least one full cycle implementation from requirement to production
  • Has in-depth knowledge of state-of-the art engineering technical approaches in design, build, testing, debugging problems as required by domain
  • Stays current with new evolving tech via formal training and self-directed education
  • Strong problem solving and thought: partnership skills
  • Strong sense of ownership and the ability to work with a limited set of requirements
  • Good verbal and written communication skills

Preferred Requirements:

  • Ping Identity LDAP
  • NoSQL databases – Cassandra, ElasticSearch, Spark
  • Unix shell and Linux systems administration
  • Experience in development and programming technologies to build automated services
  • Experience with configuration management tools such as Chef and Spinnaker
  • Possess good organization and communication skills
  • Services oriented with strong customer focus

Bonus Points:

  • Extensive hands-on experience with Git, Artifactory, Drone and Jenkins
  • Agile and DevOps familiarity
  • Experience automating infrastructure

What's In It for You?

  • Work in a collaborative and innovative environment within Target's downtown Engineering lab
  • Work alongside and learn from experts at Target that are well respected both internal and external communities
  • Join an intelligent and fun team where experimental learning happens every day

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