Development Operations Engineer

Job title: Development Operations Engineer

Company: Thomson Reuters

Job description: The Opportunity:

Thomson Reuters Accounting Tax and Practice is looking for a DevOps Engineer to join their Development Operations team! The DevOps Engineer position will be located in Ahmedabad, India and will provide day to day application support of the Accounting Tax and Practice on-line hosted products operating within Thomson Reuters Data Centers and Amazon Web Services. Working closely with the Thomson Reuters Infrastructure, Hosting, and Network teams and local Development teams, the DevOps Engineer will help ensure availability, stability and performance of Accounting Tax and Practice products.

Primary Responsibilities:

Participates in the implementation, deployment and maintenance of Accounting Tax and Practice online applications

Work with a wide array of technologies to meet objectives including:

Windows and Linux Servers

MSSQL, MySQL and PostgreSQL Database Servers

Elasticsearch, Redis, Kafka, Message Queuing (RabbitMQ)

Tomcat, Apache and IIS Applications Servers

DataDog and PagerDuty

Azure DevOps, GitHub and Jenkins

Enterprise Storage

Software deployment and lifecycle management software

Amazon Web Services technologies

Performs daily tasks and ongoing projects relative to operational and application support of Accounting Tax & Practice products. These tasks include monitoring, backup / restores, application availability, scheduled / non-scheduled maintenance, release management, code deployment and configuration management.

Maintain effective working relationships with Thomson Reuters Infrastructure, Hosting and Network and Tax & Accounting Professional Development staff

Drives efficiency and accuracy through scripting, automation, documentation and continual process improvement.

Secondary Responsibilities:

Work to resolve technical issues escalated from other teams and/or external customers

Respond to, and resolve alerts from application monitoring systems to ensure product

Documentation of application management, configuration management, release management, systems architecture and administrative processes

Work with leadership to provide regular status reports of given project tasks


Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Information Systems or equivalent experience

3 years of experience systems administration on Windows and/or Linux platforms

Experience with Software Development Life Cycle and deployment methodologies

Experience delivering and supporting enterprise level web based applications to external customers.

A fundamental understanding of networking such as DHCP, DNS, TCP/IP, routing, switching, firewalls, load balancers and WAN connections.

Excellent Communication and Interpersonal Skills.

Experience with systems that connect to central storage devices, NAS or SAN.

Experience with Public Cloud technologies (Amazon Web Services) a plus.

Experience with Linux/Unix Shell Scripting and/or Windows scripting a plus.

Experience with Python a plus

Professional technical certifications are a plus

Do you want to be part of a team helping re-invent the way knowledge professionals work? How about a team that works every day to create a more transparent, just and inclusive future? At Thomson Reuters, we’ve been doing just that for almost 160 years. Our industry-leading products and services include highly specialized information-enabled software and tools for legal, tax, accounting and compliance professionals combined with the world’s most global news services – Reuters. We help these professionals do their jobs better, creating more time for them to focus on the things that matter most: advising, advocating, negotiating, governing and informing.

We are powered by the talents of 25,000 employees across more than 75 countries, where everyone has a chance to contribute and grow professionally in flexible work environments that celebrate diversity and inclusion. At a time when objectivity, accuracy, fairness and transparency are under attack, we consider it our duty to pursue them. Sound exciting? Join us and help shape the industries that move society forward.


As a global business, we rely on diversity of culture and thought to deliver on our goals. To ensure we can do that, we seek talented, qualified employees in all our operations around the world regardless of race, color, sex/gender, including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under applicable law. Thomson Reuters is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer providing a drug-free workplace.

We also make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and for sincerely held religious beliefs in accordance with applicable law.

More information about Thomson Reuters can be found on .

Expected salary:

Location: Ahmedabad, Gujarat

Job date: Wed, 14 Jul 2021 23:43:12 GMT

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