DevOps - Technical Lead - Acacia

  • Location:
    Maynard, Massachusetts, US
  • Area of Interest
    Engineer - Software
  • Job Type
  • Technology Interest
    Cloud and Data Center
  • Job Id

Acacia (now part of Cisco) designs intelligent optical transceivers using sophisticated signal processing and photonic integration for the 100G, 400G and 1.2T bit speed fiber-optic transmission market deployed in data center, metro, long-haul and ultra-long haul telecommunication networks.

We are looking for experienced enthusiastic people with high energy and a team attitude who have the right experience and want to work at the forefront of fiber optic transmission subsystems. You will be a key member of Acacia’s Software team interfacing with Hardware, ASIC, Optical, and DSP teams in the engineering organization.

We are passionate about continuously improving what we deliver and how we deliver our products to customers. As a Software DevOps Technical Lead for the Coherent Products & Components group, you will:

  • Manage, administer, and monitor deployments for all software products.
  • Perform deployment, configuration changes, and integration testing for all builds and releases.
  • Debug infrastructure failures and provide root cause analysis.
  • Develop automation tools to monitor/improve the quality DevOps infrastructure.
  • Provide status and dashboards for all deployments.

Essential Requirements:

We are looking for an experienced lead DevOps engineer with a strong understanding of developing and deploying software products and services. Important requirements include:

  • BS or MS (preferred) in Electrical, Electronics or Computer Engineering with 7+ years of experience deploying applications and services.
  • Knowledge of continuous deployment environments and frameworks – GitLab, Jenkins.
  • Software and product development experience in embedded systems.
  • Expert knowledge of at least one scripting/programming language – Python, C/C++ and C#.
  • Experience with software development environments, source code management and defect tracking tools.
  • Experience with static and dynamic source code scanning tools.
  • Ability to create and maintain command line and GUI tools.
  • Comfortable in Windows and Linux environments.
  • Knowledge of Security concepts and protocols.
  • Experience with Agile software development methodologies.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

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