* Strong systems, problem solving and analytical skills; excellent verbal & written communication skills
* 2 or more years of experience with devops
* Senior level Linux/Unix administration experience
* IBM Middleware experience WebSphere etc
* Puppet deployment experience in a customer environment
* Programming experience with Ruby, Python, Perl, etc
* High degree of knowledge in data center infrastructure and management; cloud, virtualization, storage, networking, security, monitoring, database, etc.
* Container Experience: Docker, Kubernettes, IBM Cloud Private, RedHat Openshift, Pivotal (Cloudfoundry or PKS)
* Experience with version control, workflow, (preferably Git)
* 1+ years experience with Urbancode
* Experience with Ansible, Puppet, Chef, and/or Jenkins
* Virtualization experience with VMWare and/or Docker
* Experience with IBM Cloud, AWS, Azure, Google Cloud Platform (GCP) or
* PureApplication Server
* Experience with installation and configuration of Websphere environments a plus.
* Excellent time management and task management skills
* Excellent written and verbal communication skills
* Ability to manage customer expectations
* Ability to manage customer objections and challenging personalities
* Positive problem solving outlook to challenges / Independence with assignments.
* Proven ability to work effectively in a team environment.
* Good understanding of diverse technical environments and platforms a plus.
* Up to 25% national travel is required
* Automate and configure code deployment
* Configure and set-up Urbancode environments
* Install and configure git servers (Gitlab, plain git or equivalent) and configure them to house a a code control repository and optional component module repositories
* Write configuration and automation scripts
* Work on workload migrations from onsite to the Cloud
* Consult around the use of system tools for various platforms such as ssh, various flavors of login shells, user management tools, registry tools (Windows only), service management tools (Windows), package management tools, and others