LEAD CLOUD WEB DEVELOPER, IS&T Administrative Systems

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LEAD CLOUD WEB DEVELOPER, IS&T Administrative Systems

The Lead Cloud Web Developer provides oversight for the application sustainment and support process, management of technical resources, and implementation of efficient processes. Key activities include implementation of software development and maintenance best practices, leadership and team building actions, and collaborative, assessment and implementation of open-source and vendor-packaged solutions. The Lead - Cloud Web Developer manages the technical resources and the provision of efficient service management processes including service request fulfillment, incident response, problem management, and management reporting for the programs his/her team supports. The Lead Cloud Web Developer will perform a key leading role in multiple projects designed to move Boston University’s content management system, and extensive inventory of web applications to IaaS provided hosting. This will require working closely with System Engineering and the University Cloud Broker to establish solid WebOps processes and procedures with a focus on automation and security. This individual will also be responsible for working with BU schools and colleges to design, implement and manage a service offering for web application hosting to department-developed web apps. The individual in this role will also collaborate with project teams within IS&T and MarCom to determine appropriate tools, write specifications, and develop plans for integration with the existing web application landscape at Boston University.

  • Bachelor's Degree required; Master's Degree preferred.
  • Five to eight years of development experience.
  • Advanced oral & written communication skills.
  • Supervisory or technical lead experience
  • Advanced analytical, computer/technical skills
  • Some project/process management skills.
  • 3+ years with cloud based deployment experience (ideally AWS)
  • Experience working with Configuration Management tools (Chef, Puppet)
  • Expertise with containers (Docker)

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

BOSTON, Massachusetts, United States






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Posted: 12/27/2018
Application Due: 2/25/2019
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