Description

The Mayor’s Office of Contract Services (MOCS) oversees and supports the procurement activities of City agencies, with a goal to ensure fairness, transparency, efficiency and cost effectiveness. The Director is the City Chief Procurement Officer. Annually, agencies procure billions in products and services from a diverse pool of vendors that represent various industries. MOCS partners with industry groups to implement policies and tools that streamline and modernize procurement, resulting in the delivery of quality services to New Yorkers. Team members operate in a fast-paced, collaborative, service-oriented environment, where flexibility and ability to achieve results are valued.

MOCS is recruiting for one (1) Computer System Manager to function as an DevOps Engineer who will:  
• Provide hands-on work supporting the production and non-production J2EE WebLogic environments
• Coordinate execution of break fixes in the production and non-production environments
• Work with Project Managers to determine timelines and project tasks
• Ensure deliverables from the internal and vendor development teams meet requirements
• Engage with the development teams to provide production management support input for the design of new application builds
• Provide support to QA during testing by monitoring servers and providing feedback
• Ensure team has proper information for deployment
• Work with development team to ensure code matches server software stacks and specifications
• Manage the planning, documenting, coordinating and executing of operational readiness testing
• Communicate project statuses to senior staff, executive management and stakeholders
• Prepare senior level technical reports for executive management
• Manage special IT projects as assigned

Details

  • Location:
    New York
    ,
    NY
  • Salary:
    $90,000.00
    -
    $110,000.00
    yearly
  • Deadline:
    2018-03-31

Qualifications

Minimum qualifications

1. A master's degree in computer science from an accredited college and three years of progressively more responsible, full-time, satisfactory experience using information technology in computer applications programming, systems programming, computer systems development, data telecommunications, database administration, planning of data/information processing, user services, or area networks at least 18 months of this experience must have been in an administrative, managerial or executive capacity in the areas of computer applications programming, systems programming, computer systems development, data telecommunications, data base administration, or planning of data processing or in the supervision of staff performing these duties; or 
2. A baccalaureate degree from an accredited college and four years of experience as described in "1" above; or 
3. A four-year high school diploma or its educational equivalent approved by a State's department of education or recognized accrediting organization and six years of experience as described in "1" above; or 
4. A satisfactory combination of education and experience equivalent to "1", "2" or "3" above. However, all candidates must have at least a four-year high school diploma or its educational equivalent approved by a State's department of education or recognized accrediting organization and must possess at least three years of experience as described in "1" above, including the 18 months of administrative, managerial, executive or supervisory experience as described in 
"1" above. 
Qualification Requirements (continued) 
NOTE: The following types of experience are not acceptable: superficial use of preprogrammed software without complex programming, design, implementation or management of the product; use of word processing packages; use of a hand held calculator; primarily the entering or updating of data in a system; the operation of data processing hardware or consoles.

Preferred qualifications

• Expertise in developing deployment templates for infrastructure automation tools such as Chef, Puppet or Ansible
• Expertise with Python, Perl or Unix Shell Scripting
• Experience administering and maintaining Linux OS servers, iPlanet Web Servers, Oracle WebLogic Application and Portal Servers, IBM FileNet P8
• Configuring SSO using SiteMinder with iPlanet/Oracle Weblogic Servers
• Integrating Novell eDirectory with Oracle WebLogic and FileNet Platform
• Familiarity with Oracle SQL queries
• Writing scripts for configuration management (CM), build and deployment activities
• Knowledge of continuous integration tools such as Jenkins and Teamcity
• Understands building and deploying Portal applications
• Understanding of source or version control management tools such as Subversion or GIT
• Understanding of virtualized (VMWare), distributed architecture with High Availability
• Strong written, verbal and interpersonal skills
• Excellent analytical, organization, presentation and facilitation skills; ability to handle multiple tasks under tight deadlines 
• Must have the initiative and ability to investigate, follow-up with various stakeholders i.e. DoITT, vendors to resolve issues