DEV OPS ENGINEER in Boulder, CO at The Geo Group

Date Posted: 9/14/2018

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    Boulder, CO
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Job Description

Facility: BOULDER HQ - EM

Compensation Base: 

Compensation Bonus (if applicable): 


Equal Opportunity Employer.


Responsible for process improvement and continuous re-engineering for planning of test and deployment of software. Responsible for the orchestration towards continuous integration. Incorporate a smooth transition between Developers, QA, DBAs and System Administrators.


Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Integrate workflow procedures supporting the rapid development, deployment and integration of new software
  • Orchestrate continuous integration through innovation
  • Software Code Release manager for the IT team
  • Works with Developers, QA and IT on release automation
  • Writes scripting changes as needed to help the monitoring process.
  • Performs other duties as assigned


Job Requirements

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Systems, Engineering, Software Engineering, Project Management or related field or equivalent experience
  • Strong acumen for systems and technology
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Strong coding or scripting experience
  • Three to five years of experience in the following areas:
    • Source Control (Git, Bitbucket, SVN, etc)
    • Continuous Integration (Jenkins, Bamboo, etc)
    • Infrastructure Automation (Puppet, Chef, Ansible, etc)
    • Development Automation & Orchestration (Jenkins, VSTS, Octopus Deploy, etc)
    • Container Concepts (LXD, Docker, etc)
    • Orchestration (Kubernetes, Mesos, Swarm, etc)
    • Clould (AWS, Azure, Openstack, etc)
  • Security related certifications preferred
  • Experience with infrastructure automation tools
  • Experience with automating testing environments
  • In-depth knowledge of Agile/Scrum development process.
  • Strong data management skills
  • Strong focus on business outcomes and project completion
  • Ability to provide good customer service in times of crisis.
  • Direct collaboration and open communication including reaching across functional borders
  • Ability to communicate technical issues to all levels of management and diverse internal and external contacts at all levels in comprehensible terms.
  • Ability to share knowledge and experience and to provide helpful advice to other team members
  • Adheres to Change Control management
  • Ability to provide detailed and summary documentation for various purposes and audiences
  • Business knowledge and understanding of the IT role in the business
  • Ability to work with computers and the necessary software typically used by the department
  • US citizenship required
  • Ability to pass a federal background check and obtain a suitability determination
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality with regard to information stored in operational databases


As a DevOps Engineer, you will be part of a stable, established, and yet still growing organization with a great deal of diversification, which will present you with a range of different challenges. We value your hard work and professional dedication and will reward you with a competitive compensation package that includes full benefits.

Your benefits will include:

  • Three weeks Paid Time Off
  • 11 paid Holidays
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision coverage
  • Term life insurance (includes spouse and dependent)
  • Accidental death and dismemberment insurance
  • Short- and long-term disability
  • Flexible spending account
  • 401(k) retirement program
  • Stock purchase program
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Legal program – Legal Club of America
  • Direct deposit
  • Theme park and attraction discounts

Your world of opportunities begins here! Apply today!


Working Conditions: Encountered on a regular basis as part of the work this job performs.

  • Typical office environment.