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Associate Principal, Software Engineering: DevOps

What You'll Do

The candidate will be responsible for designing and delivering scalable and resilient hybrid and Cloud-based applications and data solutions supporting critical financial market clearing and risk activities; helping to drive the strategy of transforming the enterprise into a data-driven organization; lead through innovative strategic thinking in building data solutions.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each primary duty satisfactorily.

You will be part of the Data team, a diverse group of dedicated engineers who are very passionate about data. As the Data team member, you will be responsible for crafting and building cloud-based applications and data systems that will serve as the backbone for the enterprise data management and analytics capabilities. You will join the core team responsible for the design, development, and implementation. You will work closely with internal and external business and technology partners. We will define system architecture, technology stack and its tactical implementation. You will help us take on unique technical challenges associated with handling large datasets and managing streaming data in public cloud and hybrid environments, build large and complex data pipelines, integrate data coming from diverse sources in different formats, implement continuous integration/continuous delivery pipelines, automate everything we can get our hands on, and be part of the API-first design principle implementation. You will have a rare and challenging opportunity to apply your technical skills, knowledge and experience, acquire new skills and grow with us.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

None

Qualifications:

The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the primary functions.

  • Minimum 5 years of experience in software development

  • Hands-on experience working in DevOps culture focusing on automation and process improvement

  • Ability to handle backend development tasks, building scalable distributed data solutions

  • Understanding of the software development life cycle (SDLC) in Waterfall, Lean, and Agile work environments

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Desire and ability to learn other programming languages

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Work experience in the capital markets, preferred

Technical Skills:

  • 5+ years of programming/scripting experience using Java, Python, or shell

  • 3+ years of hands experience with continuous integration and continuous delivery (CI/CD) pipelines, tools, and technologies such as GitHub, Jenkins, Artifactory, Docker, Ansible, Terraform

  • 3+ years of experience delivering technology in a DevOps and Cloud Engineering environment

  • Experience working with Cloud ecosystems (AWS, Azure, GCP, AWS preferred)

  • Hands-on experience with Kubernetes and container orchestration tools and technologies such as Rancher or EKS

  • Familiarity with monitoring tools and frameworks such as Splunk, Elasticsearch, Prometheus, or AppDynamics

  • Good understanding of data integrations patterns, technologies, and tools

  • Familiarity with Big Data processing technologies and frameworks such as Presto, Hadoop, Spark, Flink is desirable

  • Experience with distributed message brokers such as Kafka or Amazon Kinesis is desirable

Education and/or Experience:

  • BS degree in Computer Science, similar technical field, or equivalent practical experience

Certificates or Licenses:

  • AWS Certified Solution Architect Associate Level is a plus

Step 1
When you find a position you're interested in, click the 'Apply' button. Please complete the application and attach your resume.  

Step 2
You will receive an email notification to confirm that we've received your application.

Step 3
If you are called in for an interview, a representative from OCC will contact you to set up a date, time, and location. 

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OCC is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Apply About OCC
  • REQ-2968
  • Chicago - 125 S Franklin
  • Full Time Regular
  • Posted: Oct. 24, 2022

How to Apply

Step 1 - When you find a position you're interested in, click the 'Apply' button. Please complete the application and attach your resume.

Step 2 - You will receive an email notification to confirm that we've received your application.

Step 3 - If you are called in for an interview, a representative from OCC will contact you to set up a date, time, and location.

OCC is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Numerous studies have shown that people from groups that are traditionally under-represented in financial services apply to jobs only if they believe they meet 100% of the requirements. We want to break down this mindset to further diversify our workforce.

We encourage you to review our open positions and apply if you think your experience may be a match, even if you do not meet all of the qualifications. Your perspective may be an element we need to continue building innovative solutions to support the markets and market participants we serve.

OCC is a globally recognized entity that clears a multitude of diverse and sophisticated products. We want to reflect this in the diversity of our workforce.

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