DevOps Engineer II

Location: Pittsburgh, PA

Job Type: Full Time / Permanent

The DevOps Engineer has strong knowledge of the CI/CD methodology and philosophies. Experienced with optimizing software build and deployment pipelines. Identify gaps and bottlenecks in pipelines, makes recommendations to resolve those gaps. Works cross departmentally with IT&S and Development to automate software delivery. Experience with Cloud architecture (Azure/AWS) and infrastructure as code.


  • Participate in the development of processes and software to configure, maintain and manage cloud infrastructure and deployments in Amazon AWS/Microsoft Azure.
  • Contribute operational experience to software and quality engineering.
  • Keep the code deploying and the bits moving while continuously improving process.
  • Coordinate communication around technical infrastructure between all groups in the organization
  • Manage infrastructure as code, ensuring full automation for environment management/provisioning

Education & Experience:

  • BS or MS in Computer Science or equivalent
  • AWS Certified DevOps Engineer/Solutions Architect or MCSE Cloud Platform and Infrastructure preferred
  • Engineering experience in building production infrastructure using infrastructure as code principals
  • Experience in private key cryptography related to SSL, HTTPS.
  • Experience in authoring and provisioning AWS Cloud Formation/ Microsoft ARM templates
  • Experience with Services Oriented Architectures
  • 3+ years of experience managing the Linux OS/ Windows OS in a systems administration role.
  • Deep understanding of bash, csh, zsh, Powershell or other shell environments
  • Experience in automating code deployments (Powershell, Java, Scala, Python)
  • Experience in using git, Maven, Jenkins/Hudson, or other build and continuous integration systems
  • Strong experience in Azure/AWS networking (VPC, VPN, security)
  • Experience with application monitoring tools such as AppDynamics or AWS CloudWatch
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills. Adept at presenting complex topics, influencing and executing with timely / actionable follow-through.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with the ability to convert information into practical deliverables. Uses rigorous logic and methods to solve difficult problems.
  • Proven ability to organize/manage multiple priorities coupled with the flexibility to quickly adapt to ever-changing business needs.
  • Strong AWS/Azure and general TCP/IP networking skills. Able to design and implement complex networks as required.