Job description

Requirements

  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Hartford

Description

Solid reputation, passionate people and endless opportunities.
That's Travelers.
Our superior financial strength and consistent record of strong operating returns mean security for our customers
- and opportunities for our employees.
You will find Travelers to be full of energy and a workplace in which you truly can make a difference.

Under limited supervision, manages the effective use of team resources to implement and support thoughtfully designed delivery mechanisms such as Continuous Integration/Delivery and various other automated frameworks in support of Modern Engineering & Delivery practices.
Time will be spent across multiple initiatives, ranging from currency efforts to strategic deliverables
- each of which will require DevOps domain knowledge.
This person will be accountable for the design and overall execution of a given deliverable in a Product Manager capacity, offering technical expertise, when required.
In this capacity, Agile practices are well understood, performed and influenced across multiple initiatives.
This person will perform and teach all cultural aspects of DevOps and build a strong understanding of the technology and business value streams.
This person will perform investigations into problems and/or incidents while providing general, day-to-day, oversight.

Operational Disciplines:

- Environment Management
- Incident & Problem Management
- Continuous Integration & Delivery
- Reporting
- Value stream management


This individual will be responsible for helping form and deliver on strategic deliverables, leveraging modern engineering principles and DevOps culture/practices.
A model candidate is expected to have a can-do attitude, a proven aptitude to learn both technology and business and a track-record of influencing outcomes at various organizational levels.
This role ensures seamless day-to-day operations in a manner that increases operational efficiency, overtime, leveraging sustainable automation and processes.

This role requires the ability to:
- Conduct investigations into critical delivery issues
- Effectively influence
- Effectively communicate at all levels
- Demonstrate fiscal awareness and an outcome-based mindset
- Collaborate with project teams and other key stakeholders to identify, estimate, and prioritize project and/or enhancement activity
- Build, maintain, and utilizes partnerships across the enterprise
- Provide team direction, mentorship, and feedback to technical and non-technical resources without direct authority
- Ensure work complies with Travelers standards, processes, and protocols
- Apply knowledge from current industry trends and techniques to formulate solutions within the context of assigned projects and/or enhancements


Other duties as assigned

Operations experience preferred.

Technical Knowledge: Able to expertly assess, design develop, and support applications, systems and solutions to achieve business and/or technical requirements.
Demonstrates technical expertise for multiple languages, applications, systems, technologies, and/or frameworks, and has the ability to influence technical direction or defect resolution.
Fully understands business applications and/or technical system environments in which the system operates.

Communication Skills: Ability to communicate thoughts/designs/ideas in an unambiguous manner and adjusts communication based on audience.
Exhibits active and effective communication skills with team members
- including active listening and effective written and verbal communication skills.
Effectively contributes and communicates with the immediate team.
Able to present complex technical concepts to audiences of varying size and level.

Business Knowledge & Partnership: Able to develop business partnerships and influence business priorities through solution identification aligned with business objectives and goals.
Able to communicate in business terms and describe IT capabilities and concepts in ways that the business can understand.

Problem Solving & Decision Making: Able to proficiently diagnose root causes and solve complex problems.
Able to evaluate alternative solutions and assess risk before taking action.
Has the ability to reach sound decisions quickly and escalates appropriately.
Demonstrates ability to optimize the use of all available resources.

Team Orientation: Able to maintain and enhance partnerships across the organization to achieve objectives.
Practices objectivity and openness to others' views.
Able to recognize and support team priorities.

Leadership: Accountable to set technical goals and priorities for self and other team members.
Exhibits team leadership and collaborates with partners.

Planning and Project Management: Demonstrates ability to identify critical project tasks and establish clear priorities while keeping the bigger picture in mind.
Able to effectively collaborate with Project Manager and utilize sound project management practices.
Able to manage time and competing priorities.

Financial Awareness: Able to assess the financial impact of recommended designs/solutions.

A bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related field, or its equivalent in work experience, and five years of programming/development experience.

Travelers is an equal opportunity employer.

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