vetcentral.us | Delivery Engineer in Saint Louis, MO

Delivery Engineer

  • World Wide Technology
  • 351 N Newstead Ave
  • Saint Louis, MO 63108
  • Full-Time
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**Job Title**

Delivery Engineer

**Location**

St. Louis, MO

**Job Description**

**Position: Delivery Engineer**

**Location: 900 Spruce St. -- St. Louis, MO 63102**

**Position Overview:**

World Wide Technology, Inc. has an opportunity for a Delivery Engineer. Delivery Engineers are responsible for spreading the knowledge, ideas, and hands-on implementation skills needed to deliver and run software services successfully.

You are responsible for ensuring that the cross-functional software development team and client understand the operational requirements and take a shared responsibility for the entire software lifecycle. This includes hands-on involvement in building CI/CD pipelines along with automated provisioning of infrastructure. In addition to technical skills, you will also be relied on to coach teams and clients through their Agile/DevOps journey.

**Responsibilities:**

The Delivery Engineer is an embedded role that provides infrastructure expertise on a cross-functional software development team to improve throughput and stability through the following responsibilities:

+ Maintain existing and future software services code and configuration

+ Make recommendations for improvements to existing architecture

+ Help implement new technologies in development for future deployment

+ Provide technical guidance, knowledge transfers and mentorship to peers as required

+ Help implement and improve development CI/CD software pipeline

**Qualifications**

**The following knowledge skills and attributes are required:**

+ 5+ years of experience in configuring and managing infrastructure

+ Proficiency in building and managing Linux and/or Windows Systems

+ Experience working with server virtualization, IaaS, PaaS, and cloud environments

+ Experience with CI/CD principles, practices, and tools

+ Strong understanding of networking fundamentals (IP, TCP, UDP, load balancing, etc.)

+ Experience with scripting languages

+ Infrastructure automation (Puppet, Chef, Ansible, Terraform)

+ Strong problem-solving skills

+ Ability to context-switch between multiple projects, codebases, and concepts with ease

+ Ability and desire to bridge silos and bring different teams together while working towards a common goal

+ Minimal travel required

+ Familiarity with Git or other version control systems

**The following knowledge, skills, and attributes are preferred:**

+ General understanding of DevOps principles and Agile Development processes

+ Strong mentorship and presentation skills, comfortable working directly with customers/clients

+ High attention to detail and able to solve complex challenges

+ Experience with deployment automation and orchestration

**Additional Requirements:**

+ Possesses a high level of **Integrity.** Acts ethically and is above reproach. Builds trust through their honesty, reliability, and authenticity. Possesses a strong concern for the needs of his/her colleagues. Takes tough principled stands even if they are unpopular. Meets commitments and keeps promises.

+ Demonstrates **Self-control** . Manages his/her impulsive feelings and distressing emotions and operates without any personal agenda. Stays composed, positive and unflappable even in trying moments. Thinks clearly and stays composed and focused under pressure.

+ Must be **Flexible.** Smoothly handles multiple demands, shifting priorities and rapid change. Is able to work collaboratively to get things done. Proactively seeks the advice and suggestions of peers, subordinates, and superiors. Adapts strategies and tactics to fit fluid circumstances. Is flexible in how he/she sees events.

+ Is **Optimistic.** Demonstrates a positive mental attitude. Persists in seeking goals despite obstacles and setbacks. Operates from a hope of success rather than a fear of failure. Sees setbacks as due to manageable circumstances rather than a personal flaw.

+ Continuously **Develops Others.** Committed to the continuous process of education and development of self and colleagues. Acknowledges people's strengths and accomplishments. Offers useful feedback and helps to identify others' needs for future growth and improvement. Mentors and gives timely coaching that fosters an individual's skills.

+ Able to **Intuitively Understand** the way people think and work. Understands the forces that shape views and actions of clients, customers, or competitors. Accurately reads an organizational and external reality.

+ Models **Leadership** qualities. Articulates and arouses enthusiasm for a shared vision and mission. Leads by example.

+ Is a catalyst for **Change.** Recognizes the need for change and removes barriers. Challenges the status quo to acknowledge the need for change. Champions the change and enlists others in its pursuit.

+ Fosters **Excellence in Communication.** Is effective in give-and-take, registering emotional cues in attuning their message. Deals with difficult issues straightforwardly. Listens well; seeks mutual understanding and welcomes the sharing of information fully. Fosters open communication and stays receptive to bad news as well as good.

**World Wide Technology, Inc. offers excellent benefits and competitive compensation. Visit our company web page at** **www.wwt.com** **for more information.**

**Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled**

WWT will consider for employment, without regard to disability, a disabled applicant who satisfies the requisite skill, experience, education, and other job-related requirements of the job and is capable of performing the essential requirements of the job with or without reasonable accommodation. World Wide Technology is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or other characteristics protected by law. We are committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you have a disability and you believe you need a reasonable accommodation in order to search for a job opening or to submit an online application, please call 1-800-###-#### and ask for Human Resources.

WWT will consider for employment, without regard to disability, a disabled applicant who satisfies the requisite skill, experience, education, and other job-related requirements of the job and is capable of performing the essential requirements of the job with or without reasonable accommodation. World Wide Technology is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or other characteristics protected by law. We are committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you have a disability and you believe you need a reasonable accommodation in order to search for a job opening or to submit an online application, please call 1-800-###-#### and ask for Human Resources.


* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.