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Lead DevOps Engineer

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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


This DevOps Engineer(Automation) will be responsible for all aspects of the code deployment pipeline from SCM check-in through production deployment and shall be …
• Responsible for building and supporting deployment automation of various Java-based microservices which is repeatable, efficient and cost-effective.
• Responsible for analyzing all deployment/infrastructure related issues across Engineering / Production environments and provide swift resolution.
• Participates in building efficient automation solutions that are resilient, fault tolerant and are upgraded with no downtime.
• Work with the Operations team to build production deployment processes & systems.
• Automating processes using Cloud Native solutions with the help of scripting languages (Shell/Python) and Google Cloud API’s.
• Have solid foundation in CI/CD concepts and well-versed with the pipeline to push changes to production.
• Participates in code and design reviews to ensure quality and conformance to product standards.
• Possess a keen eye to detail as well as excellent debugging / troubleshooting skills.
• Build and support custom tools that facilitate development and QA teams
• Should have hands on experience on Kubernetes platform on GCP
• Should have hands on experience on Terraform and Ansible
• Should have hands on experience on Bitbucket, Github and Github actions
• Should have understanding of Asset management preferably on GCP platform
• Should have experience on Jenkins
• Work closely and collaboratively with cross-functional teams, including product management, security, and cloud operations, to define, plan, prioritize and execute upon a cohesive RDY DevOPs roadmap
• Stay abreast of emerging technologies and best-practices in DevOps, evaluating their potential for adoption
• Provide technical leadership to the team, drawing on practical experience with CI/CD, Infrastructure as Code, and Configuration as Code.
• Enhance skill acquisition and enablement across the organization with immersive, collaborative, outcome-driven engagements with cross-functional teams.


• Bachelor’s degree in engineering / Computer Science or equivalent experience with 5-8 years experience in DevOps
• Knowledge of system deployment & management systems and Jenkins
• Solid foundation skills with Linux CentOS / Ubuntu and ability to code in multiple languages (Shell Scripting / Python / Ruby)
• Development Tools – GIT(Stash), Jira, Confluence, Artifactory, Gradle, Grunt
• Hands on experience with public cloud providers (AWS, Google Compute)
• Well versed with containerization techniques such as Docker/Kubernetes and knowledge of developing Terraform / Helm scripts
• Exposure to Agile/SCRUM methodology and experience with full SDLC including design, testing and deployment
• Team-oriented, meticulous, rigorous, attention to details, strong customer focus
• Knowledge to develop, deploy and manage applications with Kubernetes with Helm Charts
• Good experience of developing CI/CD capability with Jenkins and Github Actions
• Have solid foundation in CI/CD concepts and well-versed with the pipeline to push changes to production.

EEO Statement

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Disability Accommodation

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