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DevOps Engineer - Remote

    Remote

Full Time
Remote

Job Summary

We are passionate about quickly delivering awesome products for our customers through highly effective CI/CD pipelines. Farmers needs a self-starter system engineer with a DevOps mentality. In this role, you will join the Marketing IT team in building, maintaining, measuring, and constantly improving our delivery effectiveness.
At Farmers, we develop software in a fast-paced environment utilizing SAFe methodology. Our engineers have extensive experience in their areas, are life-long learners, and are not afraid to challenge the status quo. You’ll work closely with our entire systems and agile teams in a concerted effort to increase Farmers pace and efficiency.

Physical Actions

Sits or stands for extended periods of time, up to a full work shift. Occasionally reaches overhead and below the knees, including bending, twisting, pulling, and stooping. Occasionally moves, lifts, carries, and places objects and supplies weighing 0-10 pounds without assistance. Listens to, interprets, and differentiates auditory information (e.g. others speaking) at normal speaking levels with or without correction. Visually verifies and reads information. Visually locates material, resources and other objects. Ability to operate a computer for extended periods of time, up to a full work shift. Physical dexterity sufficient to use hands, arms, and shoulders repetitively to operate keyboard and other office equipment up to a full work shift.

Physical Environment

This position operates in an open office working environment which will include normal and customary distractions, noise, and interruptions.

Essential Job Functions

  • Work within a team of like-minded professionals to plan, deploy, and maintain critical Customer facing business applications.
  • In line with DevOps culture, fully support applications from ideation to production.
  • Design and implement automation CI/CD pipeline working with tools such as Jenkins, Ansible, GitHub, Artifactory, Kubernetes, Docker, and Splunk.
  • Participate in the SAFe planning (big room and sprints).
  • Work with the rest of the engineering team to ship code, maintain infrastructure environments, and configurations.
  • Leverage best tools to allow others to be more productive and our applications at top performance.
  • Build, deploy, monitor and troubleshoot as needed.
  • Be vigilant and aware of security in our daily activities and align closely with our enterprise security team.
  • Collect and use metrics to drive – continuous improvement of engineering practices.
  • Influence other teams and broader Engineering groups in adopting DevOps best.

Education Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent required. Bachelor's degree preferred.
  • SAFe Practitioner or SAFe Agilist Certification within 180 days of hire required.
  • SAFe DevOps Certification preferred.

Experience Requirements

  • 5 years of experience in application development / testing or business / system analysis role or 1 year of experience as an Application SME Level Il.
  • CICD knowledge with 3-5 years minimum experience – preferred experience in Release Orchestration tools (like CD-FLOW or XbiaLabs).
  • Experience with Docker/Containers , Openshift is a plus.
  • Experience with scripting languages like Python, Node.js or Bash.
  • JAVA experience is a plus.
  • Experience with AWS.
  • Experience with firewalls, routing, switching, load balancers, security and DNS plus.
  • Knowledge of Java/JVM based languages.
  • Experience with metrics and monitoring.
  • Experience with additional tools such as MySQL, Groovy, Gradle or Maven.
  • 2+ years’ experience working in an agile DevOps environment.
  • Experience with CDN tools like Akamai.
  • Be able to test for vulnerabilities and investigate security breaches.

Benefits

  • Farmers offers a competitive salary commensurate with experience, qualifications and location
  • Colorado Only: The pay range for this job being performed in CO would be 104,000 – 116,000
  • Bonus Opportunity (based on Company and Individual Performance)
  • 401(k)
  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Health Savings and Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Tuition Assistance
  • For more information, review “What we offer” on https://www.farmers.com/careers/

 

Job Location(s): US – RW – Remote Work – Farmers

Want to learn more about our culture & opportunities? Check out farmers.com/careers and be sure to follow us on Instagram and LinkedIn!

Meet Farmers Insurance

We are… more than just your favorite commercials. We are a passionate, award winning, equal opportunity employer, committed to the strength of a diverse workforce. We are dedicated to supporting the well-being of our people through our extensive suite of benefits, as well as the well-being of the communities we serve through employee volunteer programs and nonprofit partnerships. Helping others in their time of need isn’t just our business – it’s our culture! We are Farmers!

 

Do you thrive in a high-volume, fast-paced environment? Do you enjoy the challenge of a position where no two days are alike? We are looking for positive, high-energy professionals who are not just looking for a job, but a meaningful career!

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