* Expert knowledge of Ansible including writing playbooks.
* Expert knowledge of Kubernetes and Docker.
* Knowledge of scripting languages: Bash, Python, or Go.
* Seasoned in Jenkins: Write pipeline as code and Jenkinsfiles. Knowledge of Jenkins plugins. Setup automation workflows on multi-node Master/Slave clusters.
* Proficient in using the Unix command line and system administration.
* In depth knowledge of GIT.
* Understand the Maven project object model.
* Excellent communication skills and ability to work closely with operations and development teams.
* Knowledge of orchestrators such as Spinnaker or Helm.
* Comfortable working with large-scale server deployments.
* Used Gradle to build server and front-end applications.
* Exposure to SQL and NoSQL database deployment techniques in CI/CD context.
* Understanding the security and compliance aspects of CI/CD.
* Strong ability and enthusiasm to learn new technologies in a short time.
* Nice to have: Netscalar, Nginx, Sonar, and Splunk.