Sr. Integration DevOps Engineer (DTJ)

Req ID #:  205671
Location: 

US

At Charles River, we are passionate about improving the quality of people’s lives. When you join our global family, you will help create healthier lives for millions of patients and their families. 


Charles River employees are innovative thinkers, who are dedicated to continuous learning and improvement. We will empower you with the resources you need to grow and develop in your career. 


As a Charles River employee, you will be part of an industry-leading, customer-focused company at the forefront of drug development. Your skills will play a key role in bringing life-saving therapies to market faster through simpler, quicker, and more digitalized processes. Whether you are in lab operations, finance, IT, sales, or another area, when you work at Charles River, you will be the difference every day for patients across the globe.
 

Job Summary

This is a Sr. Integration DevOps engineering position utilizing Cloud technologies, data and event integrations, and designing innovative integration solutions.  Working across multiple business units and IT, supporting and mentoring agile engineering teams advising on best practices in cloud application infrastructure.

 

Duties and Responsibilities  
•This position will serve on a high-performing team responsible for enterprise integration infrastructure components and technologies focusing integrations across multiple cloud platforms including Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud-based API management systems in support of multiple applications across many business segments.
•Assist with building a Center of Excellence around Azure and AWS Integration platform production operations
•Implement and standardize infrastructure as code integration strategies in support of CI/CD pipelines
•Enable developers with automation of deployments and testing frameworks
•Document, implement and audit security and access permissions for the integration platform
•Follow and implement CI/CD and data pipelines for Azure and AWS integration platforms
•Monitor integration pipeline performance to meet SLAs
•Create and standardize user communications for operations failures
•Implement segregation of duties for development versus operations in different cloud integration platforms
•Partner with InfoSec and DevOps core team to align with their framework
•Partner with business and technical teams to provide guidance on integrations related to cloud migrations
•Learn about existing integration platforms and implement enhancements for operations and migrations to the cloud.

Job Qualifications

Education:
•Bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science or related discipline, Master's Degree preferred 

 

Experience (essential):
•Minimum of 7 years related experience in Data, API and DevOps Engineering (Infrastructure as Code)
•Minimum 5 years Azure Cloud or Amazon AWS experience, including (but not limited to) CI/CD pipelines, data streaming, Terraform, API Management
•Experience in GitHub branching strategy for Dev, test, Production, Hotfix environments
•Experience working with Agile squads
•Experience working with Legacy API migration
•An equivalent combination of education and experience may be accepted as a satisfactory substitute for the specific education and experience listed above.

 

Experience (preferred):
•Multicloud or Hybrid Infrastructures 
•Data Streaming, API Management, Governance
•Cloud cost control, security and monitoring
•Support Agile teams in establishing internal, external, and partner integrations
•Minimum of 5 years integration administration and configuration (API Management)
•Experience in API design, development, and general performance tuning
•Cross team experience in working with Architecture, Data, Engineering, and Security teams
•Experience in Dev Sec Ops

 

Other:  
•Excellent analytical and organizational skills
•Ability to understand and translate business and end user requirements
•Excellent verbal and written communication skills
•Ability to navigate ambiguity and define desired outcome
•Strong attention to detail


About Corporate Functions 
The Corporate Functions provide operational support across Charles River in areas such as Human Resources, Finance, IT, Legal, Sales, Quality Assurance, Marketing, and Corporate Development. They partner with their colleagues across the company to develop and drive strategies and to set global standards. The functions are essential to providing a bridge between strategic vision and operational readiness, to ensure ongoing functional innovation and capability improvement.
 


About Charles River
Charles River is an early-stage contract research organization (CRO). We have built upon our foundation of laboratory animal medicine and science to develop a diverse portfolio of discovery and safety assessment services, both Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) and non-GLP, to support clients from target identification through preclinical development. Charles River also provides a suite of products and services to support our clients’ clinical laboratory testing needs and manufacturing activities. Utilizing this broad portfolio of products and services enables our clients to create a more flexible drug development model, which reduces their costs, enhances their productivity and effectiveness to increase speed to market.
 


With over 20,000 employees within 110 facilities in 20 countries around the globe, we are strategically positioned to coordinate worldwide resources and apply multidisciplinary perspectives in resolving our client’s unique challenges. Our client base includes global pharmaceutical companies, biotechnology companies, government agencies and hospitals and academic institutions around the world. 
 

At Charles River, we are passionate about our role in improving the quality of people’s lives. Our mission, our excellent science and our strong sense of purpose guide us in all that we do, and we approach each day with the knowledge that our work helps to improve the health and well-being of many across the globe. We have proudly supported the development of 86% of the drugs approved by the FDA in 2021.

 

Equal Employment Opportunity

Charles River Laboratories is an Equal Opportunity Employer - M/F/Disabled/Vet.

 

If you are interested in applying to Charles River Laboratories and need special assistance or an accommodation due to a disability to complete any forms or to otherwise participate in the resume submission process, please contact a member of our Human Resources team by sending an e-mail message to crrecruitment_US@crl.com. This contact is for accommodation requests for individuals with disabilities only and cannot be used to inquire about the status of applications.

 

For more information, please visit www.criver.com.


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