Sr. IT DevOps Architect

Information Technology IRONDALE, Alabama


Position at Motion Industries

Sr. IT DevOps Architect

Supports implementation of DevOps tools and processes.  Provides design, support, and administration of various CI/CD & change management systems that support Java Front-End and DB2 back-end database stored procedures, for Motion Industries critical business systems.


  • Performs design, implementation, and support of CI/CD tools and processes
  • Performs administrative functions of Change Management systems for JAVA, and DB2 database environments
  • Coordinates change management functions with appropriate IT departments to ensure error free implementations
  • Supports the implementation and operations of Change Management tools, processes, and procedures
  • Provides Administration and Support functions for Change Management system tools and software


  • Support DevOps transformation including CI/CD
  • Design and implement change and release management tools and processes
  • Build and coordinate the implementation of Front-End Java applications using a number of products & Tools, including, but not limited to: Jenkins, Subversion, Git, Archiva, Red Hat Linux, OpenShift, Kubernetes and other Open Systems tools and software
  • Work with application developers, project managers, quality assurance staff, and technical support as needed to coordinate implementation of production changes, and perform roll-back of changes if/when required
  • Support the design, implementation, and support of Motion Industries’ Applications Development Lifecycle within the Change Management Software
  • Experience with ISPW, Digital.AI’s CollabNet/TeamForge, VersionOne, and Continuum products, IBM WebSphere, would be a plus
  • Provide administration functions for Change Management systems including CollabNet, Jenkins, VersionOne, Git, Subversion, and similar such tools in the future
  • Customer Service, this position aids the applications development team as needed to perform functions using the Change Management tools. Provide end-user training as required, when changes to the tools are implemented
  • Daily communication with all IT departments, especially software development and QA
  • Change Management system vendors
  • Quality Assurance team interaction
  • Supports company safety and health programs
  • Have a clear understanding of emergency procedures and responsibilities


  • Strong attention to detail
  • Experience with DevOps Change Management systems and Application Development Life-Cycle Controls
  • Technical skills include Jenkins, Git, Subversion, Red Hat Linux, Windows LAN/Server environment, MS Office, and Internet technologies, IBM zOS (JCL, TSO, CList, DB2) a plus
  • Project planning and execution
  • Must communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing
  • Minimum of 2 years college is preferred
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience is preferred

Where permitted by applicable law, successful applicants must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 prior to start date. COVID-19 vaccination is a condition of employment, subject to an approved accommodation, and proof of vaccination will be required on or prior to start date.

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