Manager, DevOps – Pipeline Engineering

Manager, DevOps – Pipeline Engineering




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Manager, DevOps – Pipeline Engineering

Our Technology team is the backbone of our company: constantly creating, testing, learning and iterating to better meet the needs of our customers. If you thrive in a fast-paced, ideas-led environment, you’re in the right place.

Why this job’s a big deal:

The Pipeline Engineering Team is responsible for ensuring that Priceline’s software engineers can build, test, stage and deploy their code changes to Production with minimal friction and high code confidence.

In this role you will get to:

  • Provide constructive feedback and influence the performance and career development of impactful engineers

  • Continuous collaboration with stakeholders across multiple departments and teams to understand their business and product strategies and translate those into strategic technical plans

  • Collaborate with senior management in developing long-term technology road maps and execution of existing initiatives

  • Lead multiple projects – including planning, prioritization, and task delegation

  • Encourage accountability for the quality of software that is created

  • Design, implement and maintain our deployment pipeline infrastructure and services.

  • Works closely with the SDET organization to provide a self-service test integration, test coverage and quality.

  • Collaborate with Security and Architecture teams to ensure code meets security requirements and is deployed in alignment with standards and governance processes.

  • Execute against a vision of continuous integration and delivery that empowers developers to drive a global engineering organization.

Who you are:

  • Proven leader in hiring, mentoring, coaching and developing engineering talent, including performance management

  • Expert knowledge in CI/CD automation and configuration management using tools such as Harness, Jenkins, Sonarqube, GitHub, and GitHub Actions

  • Guide, lead, and mentor team members in designing, implementing and maintaining our deployment pipeline infrastructure and services.

  • Familiarity with large scale production systems and technologies, for example load balancing, monitoring, distributed systems, and configuration management.

  • Advanced development skills with at least one of the following programming languages: Go, Python, Node.js, Bash, Java, C, C++

  • Knowledge of and experience with systems administration, typically Docker; Unix / Linux; networking protocols; database administration; task running

  • Knowledge of testing automation tools such as Saucelabs.

  • Knowledge of security and code scanning tools such as StackRox

  • Knowledge of configuration management systems such as Chef, Puppet and Ansible.

  • Knowledge and experience with running distributed systems in public cloud environments such as GCP, AWS and Azure

  • Knowledge of container orchestration platforms such as Kubernetes

  • Three or more years of team management experience.

  • Eight or more years of progressively complex related experience.

  • Passionate about automating and improving processes.

  • Illustrated history of living the values necessary to Priceline: Customer, Innovation, Team, Accountability and Trust.

  • The Right Results, the Right Way is not just a motto at Priceline; it’s a way of life. Unquestionable integrity and ethics is essential.