*Very strong on AWS
*strong exp in Docker
*. Good Experience in Java middleware (WAS)
*Understanding and knowledge of middle-ware servers like JBoss, WebSphere, WebLogic and understand how deployments happen on these.
*Strong understanding of UNIX Operating system, scripting languages like awk, etc. Should know about linux packages and installations.
*Automated build (and testing) platforms (TeamCity, Jenkins, Hudson, Maven, etc)
*(Distributed) Version control systems (git, mercurial, etc)
*Genuinely passionate about developing software for the purpose of automation, with excellent coding skills.
*Should have experience in provisioning tools like chef and puppet is a bonus.
*Knowledge of Agile/ Scrum/ XP/ TDD/ BDD and tools used for it.