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DevOps Architecture Senior Advisor

Portsmouth, NH 03801
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Data Platform and Analytics Services (DPaAS) team in Finance IT is looking for an Architecture Senior Advisor to provide thought leadership and guidance for shared cloud infrastructure/data platform for Corporate applications and US market solutions. This is a key growth area for the Finance organization and will lay a strong foundation for the cloud based data platform to enable accurate and timely insights for the stakeholders to make informed and strategic decisions.

The Architecture Senior Advisor will be responsible for building a shared framework of cloud services, related tools and processes to enable build out of new or enhance existing data platform leveraging AWS and or Oracle cloud. The ideal candidate will have extensive experience in design, development and automation of scalable cloud infrastructure supporting data workloads. Some of the engineering skills required for developing and operating data platforms would include AWS cloud services such as but not limited to - compute (EC2, Lambda), networking (VPC, Subnets, Firewalls etc.), storage (S3, EBS, EFS), security (IAM), encryption (KMS, TLS), data and analytics (Redshift, Glue, RDS), AI/ML (SageMaker), containers (ECS, EKS) and Open Source (Airflow, Jenkins, Git, Terraform, Ansible, Prometheus, Grafana, Python etc.). Possess a combination of systems, technology and architecture experience optimizing cost, reliability, security, performance and operational efficiency. Drive innovation in both DevOps technology and processes.

Essential Functions:

  • Collaborate with Solution/Data Architect to provision and automate cloud infrastructure for hosting data applications
  • Design, plan, and build greenfield systems on AWS as well as migration of existing environments
  • Lead architectural discussions ensuring solutions are designed for successful deployment on the cloud
  • Create, maintain and enhance pipelines for Continuous Integration (CI) and Continuous Deployment (CD) of infrastructure and application code
  • Implement Cigna's security standards and controls governing cloud based systems by partnering with information protection/security team
  • Adhere to Cigna's cloud compliance requirements for AWS accounts
  • Monitor and log important network, system and application activity utilizing industry standard tools
  • Troubleshoot issues based on alerts and logs
  • Administer Linux and Windows based systems
  • Develop KPIs that provide in-depth visibility into system health.
  • Establish interfaces with SAML/SSO providers@Cigna
  • Manage SSL - client, server certificates
  • Maintain awareness of industry best practices in area of DevOps and evaluate their application to the data platform

  • Bachelors of Science in Computer Science, Software Engineering, IT or related technical discipline, or equivalent combination of training and experience.
  • 5+ years of hands-on technical expertise in the area of DevOps using AWS cloud.
  • Must also have broad and deep technical understanding of the technologies in this field, including but not limited to IaaC, RaaS, PaaC.
  • Experience creating integration and deployment pipelines for data platforms.
  • Experience in AWS - compute (EC2, Lambda), networking (VPC, Subnets, Firewalls etc.), storage (S3, EBS, EFS), security (IAM), encryption (KMS, TLS), data and analytics (Redshift, Glue, RDS), AI/ML (SageMaker), containers (ECS, EKS)
  • Experience in Open Source tools/technologies - Airflow, Jenkins, Git, Terraform, Ansible, Prometheus, Grafana, Python etc.
  • Tableau server management on EC2

Communication Skills:
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Able to effectively communicate across teams and roles.
  • Able to clearly write technical specifications and strong estimating and planning skills.
  • Able to prepare cloud infrastructure roadmaps and present to stakeholders.

Reasoning Ability:
  • Excellent analytical/troubleshooting skills.
  • Ability to iterate quickly in an agile development process.
  • Ability to deliver full life cycle engagements.
  • Ability and desire to thrive in a proactive, high-pressure environment.

Other Skills:
  • Independent and self-motivated.
  • Desire to work in a fast paced, agile, collaborative environment.
  • Demonstrable ability to deliver projects on time, with high quality, and within budget.

This position is not eligible to be performed in Colorado.

About Cigna

Cigna Corporation exists to improve lives. We are a global health service company dedicated to improving the health, well-being and peace of mind of those we serve. Together, with colleagues around the world, we aspire to transform health services, making them more affordable and accessible to millions. Through our unmatched expertise, bold action, fresh ideas and an unwavering commitment to patient-centered care, we are a force of health services innovation. When you work with us, or one of our subsidiaries, you'll enjoy meaningful career experiences that enrich people's lives. What difference will you make?

Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, age, disability, sex, childbirth (including pregnancy) or related medical conditions including but not limited to lactation, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, religion, national origin, ancestry, marital or familial status, genetic information, status with regard to public assistance, citizenship status or any other characteristic protected by applicable equal employment opportunity laws.

If you require reasonable accommodation in completing the online application process, please email: SeeYourself@cigna.com for support. Do not email SeeYourself@cigna.com for an update on your application or to provide your resume as you will not receive a response.

Posted: 2021-07-07 Expires: 2021-08-05
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