The Role:
Working as part of the Mobile services group you will be part of the team that provides back-end data, micro-services, tools and client-side SDKs that are essential for architecting modern mobile applications at global scale. Leveraging containers on public clouds you will deliver technology that enhances the in-app experience for our users and enables our app development teams to build mobile apps easier, faster and cheaper.
  • DevOps strategy, design and implementation for local and remotely deployed development, staging and production environments.

  • Collaborate with software engineers to automate SDLC for continuous integration, delivery and deployment

  • Enable with dev team to focus on developing web and mobile applications, APIs, SDKs and other tools as required

  • Automate continuous integration/delivery/deployment service monitoring rules, alerts, notifications and maintenance with 24x7 DevOps support teams overseas

  • Work closely with various teams within Rakuten and external vendors to realize project requirements and rapidly deliver iterative solutions

  • Follow trends in technology and suggest new approaches to application infrastructure design and development, especially containers on the cloud

  • Implement best practices and methods to improve the development process within the team and organization

  • Meet SLA of 99.95+% production service uptime; globally redundant, fault tolerant, horizontally/automatically scalable and highly secure

  • Streamline and engineer multi-environment production release workflow