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Lead DevOps Engineer (Terraform, Ansible, VMware)

General Information

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Travel Amount Required:

Up to 25%

Job Type:

Regular-Full Time


Noida - India - India

Company Overview

Here at UKG, our purpose is people™. Our HR, payroll, and workforce management solutions help organizations unlock happier outcomes for all. And our U Krewers, who build those solutions and support our business, are talented, collaborative, and innovative problem-solvers. We strive to create a culture of belonging and an employee experience that empowers our people – both at work and at home. Our benefits show that we care about the whole you, from adoption and surrogacy assistance to tuition reimbursement and wellness programs. Our employee resource groups provide a welcoming place to land, learn, and connect with those who share your passions and interests. What are you waiting for? Learn more at  #WeAreUKG 

Description & Qualifications


UKG is seeking an experienced Cloud Engineer that has a focus and passion for Virtualization and Storage.  This Cloud Engineer will be an integral part of our Cloud Implementation and Delivery Team. As the Cloud Engineer, you will help drive UKG’s ongoing IaaS and Public Cloud efforts by working on projects which improve the performance and capacity of our environments. In addition, you will aid in the development of solutions, consistent with organizational objectives, to complex IT problems that require the regular use of inventiveness and innovation. If you have deep knowledge and longstanding experience with virtualization platforms, across multiple enterprise environments, you may be a perfect fit for this role!  


Primary Responsibilities: 

Design, configure, and scale servers and infrastructure in our Data Centers

Implement and assist in the strategy of VMware and OpenStack usage

Set up and continuously improve monitoring tools for capacity and performance analysis of all virtualized environments

Proactively make changes to architecture and technology based on trending

Evaluate new technology, advance features and new operational methodology to drive efficiency and effectiveness

Leverage Terraform for infrastructure as code (IaC) to automate deployment and management processes.


2 - 3 years of Cloud Engineering work experience and familiarity with various Public Cloud (Google Cloud, Azure, and AWS)

5 years of experience implementing and supporting cloud-based infrastructure in an Enterprise Environment

KVM (Preferred)

Openstack (Preferred)


Storage experience as it relates to Openstack/VMware, configuring storage as it relates to SANS (Storage Area Networks)

Experience with tuning systems to achieve optimum performance levels.

Strong and effective communication and documentation skills required

Ability to learn quickly, work independently, and collaborate with team members and project stakeholders.

Experience scripting in any of the following languages; Terraform, Ruby, Python, Ansible, PowerShell

This job description has been written to provide an accurate reflection of the current job and to include the general nature of work performed. It is not designed to contain a comprehensive detailed inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of the employees assigned to the job. Management reserves the right to revise the job or require that other or different tasks be performed when circumstances change.

EEO Statement

Equal Opportunity Employer

Ultimate Kronos Group is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and is committed to maintaining a diverse and inclusive work environment. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, marital status, familial status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, genetic information, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, veteran status, and any other legally protected status under federal, state, or local anti-discrimination laws. 

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Disability Accommodation

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