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Flexential Senior DevOps Engineer in Denver, Colorado

Job Description:

In this role you will partner with clients internal teams to design, build, implement, and support next generation cloud environments utilizing DevOps tools and methodologies. This includes the development of infrastructure as code and building deployment pipelines to create scalable solutions for organizations that develop their own software.

Key Responsibilities and Essential Job Functions

  • Troubleshoot, diagnose, and repair issues within production Linux OS, Windows server, and container environments.

  • Perform system patching, software updates, and deployments consistent with change management processes in defined maintenance windows.

  • Respond quickly to system outages and alerts.

  • Coordinate communication with other teams and facilitate escalations of issues as appropriate.

  • Apply and support automation using DevOps tools such as Ansible, Kubernetes, and Terraform

  • Design, configure, troubleshoot, and maintain cloud environments.

  • Write and maintain as-built documentation and diagrams of environments.

  • Consult with customers to solve technical and business challenges through gathering customer requirements, evaluating options, and selecting and implementing technologies.

  • Perform security, performance, and availability assessments.

  • Deploy, manage, and maintain secure, scalable network systems using technology from a variety of vendors.

  • Learn (and share) new skills through independent research, formal training, and industry events

Required Qualifications

  • A four-year degree, preferably in computer science or a related field

  • Two to five years of hands-on system administration or system engineering experience

  • Interest in learning new skills and keeping pace with changing technologies

  • Ability to problem solve and work with others to find the best solution

  • Precision and attention to detail

  • Strong interpersonal and written communication skills

  • Capability to work independently and self-motivate

  • A commitment to providing our customers with 100% satisfaction

  • A passion for DevOps tools and culture

Preferred Qualifications

  • Senior-level Linux skills

  • Experience with DevOps Methodology and Tools

  • Experience with Ansible and Terraform

  • Experience with CI/CD Methodology

  • Experience with common web applications stacks running in cloud environments

  • Familiarity with Kubernetes, Docker or other containerization tools

  • Experience with at least one programming language, Python preferred

  • The Linux Foundation Certified Kubernetes Administrator Certification

  • AWS certified associate level or higher (AWS Certified SysOps Administrator, AWS Certified Solutions Architect, AWS Certified Developer)

    Base Pay Range : Annualized salary range offered for this position is estimated to be $90,000-$120,000, however, the actual pay range depends each candidate’s experience, location and qualifications.

    Variable Pay : Discretionary annual bonus, based on personal and company performance.

    Benefits of working at Flexential:

  • Medical, Telehealth, Dental and Vision

  • 401(k)

  • Health Savings Accounts (HAS) and Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)

  • Life and AD&D

  • Short Term and Long Term disability

  • Unlimited Paid Time Off (PTO)

  • Leave of Absence

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • Wellness Program

  • Rewards and Recognition Program

Benefits are subject to change at the Company’s discretion

Flexential offers flexible and essential services that help organizations optimize their journey of IT transformation while simultaneously balancing cost, scalability, compliance and security. The company, co-headquartered in Charlotte and Denver, is committed to building trusted relationships and delivering tailored solutions that suit the individual needs of its customers. Flexential is deeply invested in the success of its customers, who trust it to deliver core data center solutions of colocation and connectivity, as well as, cloud, managed solutions and professional services. Flexential’s robust suite of assets spans 21 markets and comprises 40 highly redundant and connectivity-rich data centers. For more information on Flexential, please visit Flexential is a registered trademark of the Flexential Corp.

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status.