• Application Delivery Engineer

    Miami University
    Job Description

    Application Delivery Engineer

    Job no: 496631
    Department: Enterprise Information Systems
    Location: Oxford, OH
    Work type: Salary Staff
    Categories: Information Technology
    Status: Full Time
    Temporary: No
    Website: https://jobs.miamioh.edu/cw/en-us/job/496631

    Job Title: Application Delivery Engineer


    Hours Per Week:


    Job Summary:


    We are looking for someone who loves technology and new challenges for a senior position in a rewarding university environment. Is this you? If so, this may be the job for you!

    In this role, the engineer will work as part of an agile team on many essential activities including automating and accelerating the testing, release, and deployment of applications into our runtime environment; establishing and employing Continuous Integration practices and tools in a distributed software development environment; and responding to occasional operational concerns. The ideal candidate is part programmer with operational, systems or networking knowledge, and likes to whittle down complex tasks.

    As the Application Delivery Engineer reporting to our Director of Application Architecture and Operations, Miami University can offer you an engaging work environment at a premier higher education institution. Exceptional benefits package and many other support resources are available to help employees balance their professional and personal lives.


    Duties/Physical Demands:

    You'll pursue the best solutions for the University in the following ways:
    • Build future roadmaps, strategies and technical visions to support the central information technology organization.
    • Design and implement delivery pipelines using CI tools
    • Collaborate with and coach project teams in leveraging best practices to support infrastructure, scalability, and application performance.
    • Identify and act on opportunities to implement mechanisms for automating and increasing the efficiency of the entire software delivery lifecycle.
    • Collaborate with technical and functional business clients and teams within the central information technology organization to build new core capabilities.


    Minimum Qualifications:

    Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field earned by date of hire and six or more years of application development and deployment or IT related experience.
    Associate's Degree in Information Technology or a related field earned by date of hire and eight or more years of application development and deployment or IT related experience.
    Or ten or more years of application development and deployment or IT related experience.


    Desired Qualifications:

    We are looking for you to have hands-on advanced experience with the following:
    • Creating and managing automated build pipelines with tools such as AWS CodePipeline or GitLab CI
    • Acting as architect and lead engineer as you engage with multiple stakeholders in transitioning from traditional on-premise solutions to scalable AWS cloud service solutions
    • Creating highly available enterprise solutions utilizing infrastructure and configuration as code frameworks, container services and process automation (Puppet, Terraform, Kubernetes, MuleSoft, AWS, other)
    • Providing training, guidance, and mentoring in software solution development to less experienced staff as you work with individuals and teams across the organization
    • Creating, assessing or recommending enhancements to new/existing processes for testing, building, and deploying service solutions
    • Defining core programs necessary for application performance and service monitoring and the development of long-term plans and proposals for continued sustainability


    Special Instructions to Applicants:

    Require cover letter, resume and list of three references.


    EO/AA Statement/Clery Act:
    Miami University, an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, encourages applications from minorities, women, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. Miami University prohibits harassment, discrimination and retaliation on the basis of age (40 years or older), color, disability, gender identity or expression, genetic information, military status, national origin (ancestry), pregnancy, race, religion, sex/gender, status as a parent or foster parent, sexual orientation, or protected veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, programs or employment practices. Requests for reasonable accommodations for disabilities related to employment should be directed to ADAFacultyStaff@miamioh.edu or 513-529-3560.
    As part of the University’s commitment to maintaining a healthy and safe living, learning, and working environment, we encourage you to read Miami University’s Annual Security & Fire Safety Report at: http://www.MiamiOH.edu/campus-safety/annual-report/index.html, which contains information about campus safety, crime statistics, and our drug and alcohol abuse and prevention program designed to prevent the unlawful possession, use, and distribution of drugs and alcohol on campus and at university events and activities. This report also contains information on programs and policies designed to prevent and address sexual violence, domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking. Each year, email notification of this website is made to all faculty, staff, and enrolled students. Written notification is also provided to prospective students and employees. Hard copies of the Annual Security & Fire Safety Report may be obtained from the Miami University Police Department at (513) 529-2223.
    Benefits Eligible:




    A criminal background check is required. All campuses are smoke- and tobacco-free campuses.

    For questions regarding reasonable accommodations for disabilities, or to follow-up with a request, please contact ADAFacultyStaff@Miamioh.edu or (513) 529-3560.

    Advertised: 10 Mar 2020 Eastern Daylight Time

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