General Motors COTS Tools Administrator & Developer - INF0018925 in Chandler, Arizona

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The COTS Development Tools Administrator & Developer is responsible and accountable for installing, administering, enhancing,and testing of applications. The applications include COTS (Commercial off the Shelf) products as well as custom software.

Key Responsibilities:

- Analyze project requirements, configure applications to user needs, enhance/extend functionality as needed using scripts, APIbasedadd-ons,and develop corresponding test plans, test cases, test scripts, test results, and deployment plans.

- Set up and configure hardware and software including virtual servers for application-specific needs.

- Test and optimize installations for performance

- Configure appropriate monitoring to assure availability and performance requirements

- Thoroughly document the configuration and installation of the systems, test environments, test plans, test cases, test results, and production configurations.

- Provide technical assistance to level 1/2 application support teams as needed

Minimum Qualifications:

- Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or related field or equivalent work experience

- 4 or more years of software development, application testing, and support experience working in a technical capacity

- Hands-on experience in systems analysis including Linux/Windows server administration

- Hands-on experience in system test planning and test execution

- Knowledge of systems security technology

- Excellent oral and written communication skills

Preferred Qualifications:

- Hands on experience in deploying and supporting specialized engineering development IT tools such as:

- COTS tools management (e.g. Rational Synergy, Rational Team Concert, Rational DOORS, Electric Cloud products, etc.) used in ECS (Electrical, Controls, & Software) development of automotive systems

- Script development experience (Unix shell, Perl, etc)

- Performance test experience (Loadrunner, Rational Performance Tester, etc)