- Please document qualifications on resume
Bachelor’s degree and two years of related work experience OR a comparable combination of education, training, and/or experience.
Demonstrated commitment to promoting diversity in the workplace.
Strong organizational skills along with outstanding written and verbal communication skills.
- Please note, this position is not eligible for H-1B or Green Card sponsorship.
The DevOps Engineer position is vital to providing operational support for key business processes across the University of Minnesota. In this role, you will design, develop, and support critical infrastructure for the University’s workload automation, secure file transfer, and integration platform applications. The ideal candidate will take a full-stack view of system resilience, reliability, and security and bring skills in automation and monitoring.
University paid contribution (10% of your salary) to your retirement account - vested immediately.
22 paid vacation days per year, in addition to sick leave and 11 paid holidays.
Reduced tuition opportunities covering 75% - 100% of eligible tuition.
Excellent and affordable health care benefits.
Wellness program with opportunity to earn lower health care rates.
Free disability insurance.
Annual merit increase program.
Core Job Responsibilities:
Application Support and Maintenance
Provide advanced operational support and troubleshooting of complex, escalated issues for critical University workload automation, secure file transfer, and integration platform applications.
Perform application security patching, upgrades, implementation of new technologies.
Support operational efficiency through continuous process improvements. Eliminating toils, expanding automation, process redesign, and documentation.
Maintain system resiliency and reliability by building highly observable systems. Enhance infrastructure and application monitoring and alerts to meet Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) best practices.
Collaborate with Product Owners and stakeholders to identify opportunities for modernization at all stack levels, working across teams to leverage emerging technologies and practices.
Apply infrastructure-as-code methodologies across configuration and infrastructure using a combination of scripting languages and other automation toolkits (e.g. Ansible, GitHub, Rundeck).
Create internal and external facing standard operating procedures. Document team procedures, flowchart, diagrams.
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The University recognizes and values the importance of diversity and inclusion in enriching the employment experience of its employees and in supporting the academic mission. The University is committed to attracting and retaining employees with varying identities and backgrounds.
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