SR TECHNICAL SPECIALIST, APPLICATION DEV (Application Production Support - Docker, Kubernetes, Python, Scripting, No SQL) - Military Veterans

at AT&T


About the Company:

At AT&T, we’re connecting the world through the latest tech, top-of-the-line communications and the best in entertainment. Our groundbreaking digital solutions provide intuitive and integrated experiences for millions of customers across online, retail and care channels. Join our mission to deliver compelling communication and entertainment experiences to customers around the world as we continue to evolve as a technology-powered, human-centered organization. As part of our team, you’ll transform the way we deliver a seamless customer experience with digital at the center of all you do. In our world, digital is much larger than just an eCommerce channel, we are transforming all channels to digitally perform as one team to create a better customer experience. As we move through 2021, the digital transformation will revolutionize the digital space and you can build a career that will propel your future.

About the Team:

The mission of our Digital Operations team is to operate a fault resilient, customer-centered, proactive DevOps team. The team is responsible for supporting systems that deliver AT&T’s customer experience, across multiple internet-facing eCommerce applications, databases, platforms and technology stacks. Our customer-journey centric Ops team is made up of Ops Engineers as well as Site Reliability Engineers (SREs) who are all focused on ensuring a highly available, resilient, performant and secure customer experience.

Job Summary:

We’re looking for an energetic self-starter Sr System developer / Engineer in production support  with attention to detail, planning skills and constant focus to meet our application availability and mean time to restore goals.  This Senior production support resource will work on mission critical, highly available sales applications which will require excellent troubleshooting skills for complex issues, onboarding new applications, identifying monitoring, dashboarding requirements, understand application performance bottlenecks and implementing best practices.  Ideal candidate will have familiarity with the technology, excellent large scale web application troubleshooting skills,  excellent planning and communication skills.


Roles and Responsibilities:

  • 24 x 7 Production support and second level trouble shooting of incidents
  • 24 x 7 second level outage response
  • 24 x 7 Application performance monitoring, troubleshooting and corrective actions 
  • Support incident management and problem management

Shift timing (if any): Yet to Review

  • Shift falls typically between 6 am to 10 PM India standard time. Occasionally may have to work long hours in situations when it is needed.
  • Preferably looking for candidates with short notice period.

Primary / Mandatory skills:

  • Overall Experience:  6 - 10 years experience in Production Support / Operations environment
  • Strong experience in Unix, Networking and troubleshooting knowledge , Docker, Kubernetes and Cloud environments: 3 - Intermediate (practical application)
  • Experience in Java, Python, Shell Scripts : 3 - Intermediate (practical application)
  • Excellent written and verbal English communication skills to work in a Global team

Secondary / Desired skills:

  • Agile, Lean Agile and/or Scaled Agile methodologies: 2 - Novice (limited experience)
  • Experience with visualization tools like Kibana and Grafana. EFK stack experience preferred: 2 - Novice (limited experience)
  • Software development skills such as HTML, JQuery, CSS, Java, Python, Microservices, Kubernetes, Docker, SQL/NOSQL: 2 - Novice (limited experience)

Additional information (if any): Willing to work in Shift Duties, Willingness to learn is very important as AT&T offers excellent environment to learn Digital Transformation skills such as cloud, Big data, AI, Full stack etc.

Education Qualification: Bachelor’s/ Masters degree in Computer Science or related field

Certifications (if any specific):  Any Certification related to Primary / Mandatory Skills

  • Kubernetes Certified Engineer or equivalent certification
  • Azure / AWS certification


  • 6+ years experience in Production Support / Operations environment
  • 4+ years experience using Docker, Kubernetes and Cloud environments
  • 4+ years of strong Unix, Networking and troubleshooting knowledge
  • 5+ years of experience in Agile, Lean Agile and/or Scaled Agile methodologies
  • 4+ years of experience in Customer Experience Analytics tool like Quantum Metric or TeaLeaf
  • Solid understand and experience in Application Performance Monitoring tools like Dynatrace, AppDynamics, Introscope, etc.
  • 5+ years experience in Java and Python or Shell scripts-Experience providing data/information to business leaders
  • Experience working in a large scale technically diverse organization

AT&T is leading the way to the future – for customers, businesses and the industry. We're developing new technologies to make it easier for our customers to stay connected to their world. Together, we’ve built a premier integrated communications and entertainment company and an amazing place to work and grow.  Team up with industry innovators every time you walk into work, creating the world you always imagined.


Ready to #transformdigital with us? Apply now!


AT&T is bringing it all together for our customers, from revolutionary smartphones to next-generation TV services and sophisticated solutions for multi-national businesses.

For more than a century, we have consistently provided innovative, reliable, high-quality products and services and excellent customer care. Today, our mission is to connect people with their world, everywhere they live and work, and do it better than anyone else. We're fulfilling this vision by creating new solutions for consumers and businesses and by driving innovation in the communications and entertainment industry.

We're recognized as one of the leading worldwide providers of IP-based communications services to businesses. We also have the nation's most reliable 4G LTE network.* We also have the largest international coverage of any U.S. wireless carrier, offering the most phones that work in the most countries. AT&T operates the nation's largest Wi-Fi network** including more than 32,000 AT&T Wi-Fi Hot Spots at popular restaurants, hotels, bookstores and retailers, and provides access to nearly 1 million hotspots globally through roaming agreements.

AT&T U-verse is TV inspired by you. It's TV the way you want it, with tons of cool features and capabilities. AT&T is the only national TV service provider to offer a 100-percent IP-based television service. It's part of our "three-screen" integration strategy to deliver services across the three screens people rely on most - the mobile device, the PC and the TV.

As we continue to break new ground and deliver new solutions, we're focused on delivering the high-quality customer service that is our heritage.