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Senior DevOps Engineer

General information

Location:

Lowell - Massachusetts - USA

Function:

Software & Product Development

Ref #:

20210019310

Description & Requirements

Description

UKG is seeking a Senior DevOps Engineer III to join our internal engineering operations and support team. In this role, your customers are engineers throughout the rest of the organization. Your responsibilities will vary daily with a constant goal of providing timely, first class support and environment operations to Engineers as part of an Agile team.

This position requires customer focus, excellent organizational skills and the ability to work both alone and as part of a team. The ideal candidate will have hands on experience in DevOps, cloud infrastructure or SaaS engineering preferably with GCP knowledge. This position requires excellent communication skills and attention to detail.

Responsibilities and duties
• Provide technical support for all engineering (non-production) environments, infrastructure, and systems including shared services deployments, upgrades, and maintenance.
• Automate repetitive tasks with scripts, code or tools like Ansible.
• Implement and maintain monitoring and alerting systems to ensure that engineering environments are running effectively at all times
• Follow state runbooks as well as utilize troubleshooting skills to restore service as quickly as possible in the event of an outage
• Actively monitor the application & infrastructure in engineering environments, react to alerts properly and perform root cause analysis
• Perform validations after scheduled changes within specified maintenance windows ensuring proper functionality
• Provide day to day support to 1000+ engineering organization through a support queue following stated SLAs and processes.
• Enhance knowledge base documentation used throughout engineering to allow self-service wherever possible

Qualifications

• BS/BA Degree in Computer science or other Engineering discipline
• 5 years experience in a technical support role or 3-5 years of engineering/DevOps experience with a strong support mindset.
• Experience with Linux and ability to write code and/or scripts: java, ruby, python, ansible, bash, etc. required
• Understanding of Docker, Kubernetes, GIT, CI/CD Pipelines, SSO, LDAP, API’s, Artifact Repositories and Infrastructure as Code
• Demonstrated excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Highly motivated and a team player
• Knowledge of Apigee, Tomcat, Splunk, PostgreSQL, Jenkins, Terraform, a plus

Corporate overview

Here at UKG, Our Purpose Is People. UKG combines the strength and innovation of Ultimate Software and Kronos, uniting two award-winning, employee-centered cultures. Our employees are an extraordinary group of talented, energetic, and innovative people who care about more than just work. We strive to create a culture of belonging and an employee experience that empowers our people. UKG has more than 13,000 employees around the globe and is known for its inclusive workplace culture. Ready to be inspired? Learn more at www.ukg.com/careers

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

For individuals with disabilities that need additional assistance at any point in the application and interview process, please email UKGCareers@ukg.com or please call 1 (978) 250 9800.

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