Junior DevOps Systems Engineer

Confidential Company  •  Salt Lake City, UT

Less than 5 years experience  •  Financial Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/22/17
Salt Lake City, UT
Less than 5 years experience
Financial Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/22/17

The Role
The Team and Role:
We are a group of passionate Software Engineers that have built the largest private Medicare exchange in the country. We have a focus on continuous improvement that extends to both the software we write and the culture we promote. We build a platform to provide the best possible support to our customers shopping for insurance, where our insurance carriers can be confident their products are represented accurately and unbiased.
In this role you will have the following responsibilities:

  • Identifies, diagnoses, and resolves systems and network problems
  • Design and implement Server Provisioning scripts
  • Design and implement architecture to support scalable and highly available systems with automation and disaster recovery
  • Implement and manage system diagnostics and alerts
  • Create efficient automated deployment workflows supporting development through testing and production deployment environments using Bash, PowerShell, NodeJS, Python, and Ruby
  • Author and update documentation of all relevant projects
  • Work and communicate effectively in a team environment
  • Maintain proprietary and third-party applications such as TeamCity, GitHub Enterprise, Terraform, Salt Stack, and Azure
  • Mentor others on the team, but open to others’ ideas

We believe in a collaborative work environment and a culture that thrives on learning new things. We enjoy the benefits of being a big company while maintaining the culture and feel of a startup. Here are a few of our favorite perks:

  • Company lunch provided once every week
  • Casual dress code
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Supportive of contributing to open source software
  • Desks that accommodate standing or sitting
  • Team centric rooms that maximize team collaboration while minimizing cross-team distractions
  • Competitive benefit package

What our employees say:
“The environment is really good for developers. We understand how developers work and we’ve built a culture around that.” – Steve
“Open source contributions are encouraged, which helps with community outreach, networking, and improving your skills” – Matt
“Really feel like I'm growing as a developer. Always being exposed to new things. Great mentors.” – Jeff
Minimum Criteria & Skills (including education & licenses)

  • 1-2 years of Systems Engineeringexperience, with combined efforts in DevOps
  • Strongexperiencewith:
    • Windows Server 2008 R2 & 2012
    • Active Directory
    • IIS
    • Windows Services
    • VMWare
    • Docker
    • Linux
  • Familiar with Configuration Management solutions. Salt is preferred, but experience with Puppet, Ansible, or Terraform is a plus.
  • Familiarity with networking infrastructure and service discovery (Firewall, DHCP, DNS, Load Balancers and Big-IP)
  • Experience with Bash, Python, PowerShell, and Windows Command Line
  • Familiarity with Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux Operating Systems
  • Accept ownership of your work and the overall project
  • Good at communicating ideas as well as hearing others
  • Familiarity with the agile software development lifecycle and tooling is a plus


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