Willis Towers Watson DevOps Systems Team Lead in South Jordan, Utah

DevOps Systems Team Lead

Date Posted: April 4, 2018

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JOB DESCRIPTION

We are looking for a Senior Systems Engineer to join and lead our DevOps Systems team. You should value expertise and a passion for the craft of Systems Engineering in coordinated efforts with Software Engineering teams. You should be able to recognize and stay up to date on current techniques and tools, but also be prudent knowing what is and isn’t a good fit.

The Role

We are a group of passionate engineers that have built the largest private Medicare marketplace in the country. We have a focus on continuous improvement that extends to both the software we write and the culture we promote. We build a platform to provide the best possible support to our customers shopping for insurance, where our insurance carriers can be confident their products are represented accurately and unbiased.

We are looking for a Senior Systems Engineer to join and lead our DevOps Systems team. You should value expertise and a passion for the craft of Systems Engineering in coordinated efforts with Software Engineering teams. You should be able to recognize and stay up to date on current techniques and tools, but also be prudent knowing what is and isn’t a good fit.

The Environment

We believe in a collaborative work environment and a culture that thrives on learning new things. We enjoy the benefits of being a big company while maintaining the culture and feel of a startup. Here are a few of our favorite perks:

• Company lunch provided once every week

• Casual dress code

• Flexible work schedule

• Supportive of contributing to open source software

• Team centric rooms that maximize team collaboration while minimizing cross-team distractions

What our employees say:

“The environment is really good for developers. We understand how developers work and we’ve built a culture around that.” – Steve

“Open source contributions are encouraged, which helps with community outreach, networking, and improving your skills” – Matt

“Really feel like I’m growing as a developer. Always being exposed to new things. Great mentors.” – Jeff

• Identifies, diagnoses, and resolves systems and network problems

• Design and implement Server Provisioning scripts

• Design and implement architecture to support scalable and highly available systems with automation and disaster recovery

• Implement and manage system diagnostics and alerts

• Create efficient automated deployment workflows supporting development through testing and production deployment environments using Bash, PowerShell, NodeJS, and Ruby

• Author and update documentation of all relevant projects

• Work and communicate effectively in a team environment

• Maintain proprietary and third-party applications such as TeamCity, GitHub Enterprise, PRTG, Nagios, and New Relic

• Mentor others on the team, but open to others’ ideas

The Requirements

• 4-8 years of Systems Engineering experience

• Strong understanding about what makes a strong DevOps culture

• Strong experience with:

  • o Windows Server 2008 R2, 2012, and 2016

  • o Active Directory

  • o IIS

  • o Windows Services

  • o VMWare

  • o Docker

  • o Linux

  • o Terraform

  • o Salt

  • o F5

• Familiarity with networking infrastructure and service discovery (Firewall, DHCP, DNS, Load Balancers and Big-IP)

• Experience with Bash, PowerShell, and Windows Command Line

• Familiarity with Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux Operating Systems

• Accept ownership of your work and the overall project

• Good at communicating ideas as well as hearing others

• Familiarity with the agile development lifecycle and tooling is a plus

• Experience with leading others on a small or large engineering team

• Ability and willingness to address business and interpersonal aspects of engineering

The Company

Willis Towers Watson is a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company that helps clients around the world turn risk into a path for growth. With roots dating to 1828, Willis Towers Watson has 40,000 employees serving more than 140 countries. We design and deliver solutions that manage risk, optimize benefits, cultivate talent, and expand the power of capital to protect and strengthen institutions and individuals. Our unique perspective allows us to see the critical intersections between talent, assets and ideas – the dynamic formula that drives business performance. Together, we unlock potential. Learn more at willistowerswatson.com. at https://www.willistowerswatson.com/

Willis Towers Watson is an equal opportunity employer

Willis Towers Watson is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, status as a protected veteran, or disability.

Equal Employment Opportunity: Know your rights at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf .

Unsolicited Contact: Any unsolicited resumes/candidate profiles submitted through our web site or to personal e-mail accounts of employees of Willis Towers Watson are considered property of Willis Towers Watson and are not subject to payment of agency fees. In order to be an authorized Recruitment Agency/Search Firm for Willis Towers Watson, any such agency must have an existing formal written agreement signed by an authorized Willis Towers Watson recruiter and an active working relationship with the organization. Resumes must be submitted according to our candidate submission process, which includes being actively engaged on the particular search. Likewise, for our authorized Recruitment Agencies/Search Firms, if the candidate submission process is not followed, no agency fees will be paid by Willis Towers Watson. Willis Towers Watson is an equal opportunity employer.

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  • Location:South Jordan, UT, US

  • Date Posted:April 4, 2018