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Systems Manager
Reston, Virginia  |  Remote
Contract Position
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Applied on June 19, 2021
Job Id #47662 Posted May 14, 2021

Projects the candidate will be working on:

  • New Mexico HIX. Helping promote new deployments, run sql scripts and implement ad-hoc configuration changes
  • Should be able to manage Deployment readiness , Deployment planning , Risks/mitigation plans  Approvals for Deployments , Post deployment issues.
  • Handle un-scheduled maintenance activities like patching , unix upgrades , DB upgrades , Renew certifications.
  • Based on release calendar , need to trigger Jenkins build or deploy pipelines .
  • (Note Devops team will create pipelines or update pipelines . It is not deployment managers responsibility to create or update Jenkins pipelines).
  • 1st level of debugging in case of Build failure or deploy failure :
    • Go through logs to search for error message .
    • Refer to history of consolidated issues from past release , deployment manager should try to involve key players to resolve issue.
    • Submit adhoc job requests via Jenkins. Quality & Time management.
    • Communicate effectively with Multiple key stake holders.

Ideal Background:

  • Background in a particular industry is not important, this is more about having experience with the required technologies (Linux, Oracle, Jenkins, SSH).


  • Ability to show that they have helped create automation with the above technologies, being able to show that they know how these technologies work and can troubleshoot them.

Top Requirements:

  • 3 years experience with all of the below: a. Remote desktop b. Ssh c. linux shell d. Jenkins

Team and Team size:

  • Part of small team of 2 people

Top Responsibilities:

  • Run sql scripts, push deployments, make ad-hoc configuration changes.

Software tools/skills:

  • Remote desktop, ssh, linux shell, Jenkins


  • Knowledge of linux command line, ability to run Jenkins jobs, familiarity with running sql scripts

Working Time:

  • Rotating shifts. Something close to 9am-5pm some days and 5pm-1am other days.

Interview Process:

  • a. How many rounds? 2
  • b. Video vs. phone? Video
  • c. How technical will the interviews be? First one will be technical to ensure applicant has the required skills

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