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IT Software Eng Consultant

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Job ID 1650596BR Date posted 08/13/2019 Location Mooresville, North Carolina Location Name Mooresville, NC (SSC) Address 1000 Lowes Boulevard Employment Type I Full time Employment Type II Regular Line of Business Corporate Department LWS_USA_Inv Mgmt & Product MDM Solutions
The Lowe's IT Stores team is looking for a highly-motivated Software Engineering Consultant to lead a DevOps and Continuous Delivery transformation which will streamline the path to production and make it easy for engineers to ship code. This individual will be responsible for creating highly automated build solutions which will provide a reliable ecosystem to our engineering product teams supporting Lowe’s Digital. In addition to designing and developing these solutions, this individual will work directly with solution managers and architects to ensure the timely delivery of solutions while staying on course of target state.

The individual in this role will be responsible for:
Application-level architecture and coding design and decisions across the entire application stack in cooperation with Lowe's principle architecture leadership:
Directly collaborate with Lowe's Digital product leadership to complete backlog creation, refinement, and relative estimation requirements for the team's product roadmap
Support the development team with sprint readiness and Definition of Done (DoD) criteria for each work iteration
Directly oversee application development work and provide direct hands-on support for feature/functional development and story completion as required
Support the vetting and technical evaluation of engineering resources to be included on the team
Working on streamlining the current process and well as laying the foundation for the future state cloud-based solution
Building and extending our software delivery pipeline supporting continuous integration and continuous delivery for multiple teams
The design, implementation and management of build, deployment, configuration and automated test toolset
Collaboration with Operations teams to leverage configuration management allowing for automation of environment provisioning
Working with developers, architects, and engineers to provide automated solutions driving improved efficiency throughout the SDLC
Collaboration with release management on a strategy supporting an always-on 24/7 environment with a focus on performance and scalability
Providing technical guidance and leadership to team members on standards and best practices
Documenting and socializing DevOps processes and tools across the organization

REQUIRED EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor's Degree Computer Science, CIS, or related field
6+ Experience in Jenkins and/or a similar build tool
6+ Experience working on build and release processes
6+ Experience in GIT & GIT migration
5+ Experience in software development

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
Master's Degree Computer Science, CIS, or related field
6+ IT experience developing and implementing systems within an organization
6+ Experience in systems analysis, including defining technical requirements and performing high level design for complex solutions
6+ Experience working with application and integration middleware
5+ Experience leading teams, with or without direct reports
3+ Experience with Docker and supporting container technologies

Lowe’s is an equal opportunity affirmative action employer and administers all personnel practices without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, veteran status, genetics or any other category protected under applicable law.