DST Systems Entry Level DevOps Engineer in Kansas City, Missouri

The speed of technology. The influx of data. Shifting regulations. Increased customer expectations.

That's where you'll find DST, helping clients find opportunity in ever-changing and complex customer, business, and regulatory requirements. Mastering complexity is a constantly changing and evolving challenge – one that only a few people can embrace and thrive upon.

If you see your opportunity in complexity, then we are the right fit for you.

Job Description:

Organizational Overview

Enterprise Services is the provider of information technology services to the DST enterprise. Our business is to connect our clients to their customers by automating business processes, providing information for decision making, and providing productivity tools to increase efficiency. This includes the information technology infrastructure and architecture functions, as well as, the global information privacy and security.

Role Overview

The DevOps Engineer is responsible for application build and deployment. They will have the opportunity to create and enhance automated tools that support the coding lifecycle and collaborate with other engineering teams on new projects. They will work closely with the Agile Software Engineering teams for product deployments and generally will handle all deployments to the test and production environments. A DevOps Engineer is responsible for all aspects of the continuous integration and continuous delivery process.

Responsibilities

  • Analyzes, designs, programs, and modifies software enhancements and/or new products used in local, networked, cloud-based or Internet-related computer programs.

  • Code may be used in commercial or end-user applications, such as materials management, financial management, mobile apps or desktop applications products.

  • Using current programming language and technologies, writes code, completes programming, and performs testing and debugging of applications.

  • Completes documentation and procedures for installation and maintenance.

  • May interact with users to define system requirements and/or necessary modifications.

  • Adheres to Software Engineering and Information Security Controls.

  • Receives instruction, guidance, and direction from others.

  • Uses existing procedures to solve routine or standard problems.

  • Works on sub portions of projects using knowledge developed through education or experience.

  • Contributes to specific objectives and outcomes as directed.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree, or 2 years equivalent work-related experience

  • Java, C++, C# programming knowledge.

  • Basic knowledge of source code management and continuous integration tools.

  • Basic understanding of scripting languages. (Groovy, Python, ANT)

  • Previous experience with SCM tools (Git, SVN, Jenkins, Maven TeamForge, Bamboo)

  • Previous experience with automation tools (Chef, Puppet, Ansible, Docker, OpenShift)

  • Previous experience installing and configuring web application containers(Jboss, Apache, Tomcat)

  • Flexibility to work in a fast-paced, constantly changing environment

  • Well organized and detail oriented

  • Good verbal and written communications skills

  • Ability to quickly learn new technologies

  • Must be a highly collaborative, engaging, and open minded professional.

Location:

Kansas City Missouri

DST is an equal opportunity employer and values a diverse and inclusive workplace. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. For more information about Equal Opportunity in the Workplace please click here and here. DST is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to job applicants with disabilities. If you are a qualified individual with a disability and need an accommodation or accessibility assistance to complete the online application, please contact us at PeopleCenter@dstsystems.com for assistance.

DST Systems, Inc. is a leading provider of specialized technology, strategic advisory, and business operations outsourcing to the financial and healthcare industries. Combining unmatched industry knowledge, critical infrastructure and service excellence, DST helps companies master complexity in the world’s most demanding industries to ensure they continually stay ahead of and capitalize on ever-changing customer, business and regulatory requirements.

We work with companies in some of the world’s most demanding industries where rapid shifts in consumer, regulatory, and technology trends are increasingly affecting how our clients do business. For them, keeping up in a landscape of constant change is becoming more and more complex. Through our technology, strategic advisory, and business improvement solutions we work with clients to help them stay ahead of and capitalize on customer, business, and regulatory change.

Mastering complexity is not an end-state. It’s a constantly changing and evolving challenge – one that only a few people can embrace and thrive upon. If you see your opportunity in complexity, then we are the right fit for you.