Sr. DevOps Engineer

R&D - Research and Development Salt Lake City, Utah


What makes us Qlik 

Qlik helps enterprises around the world move faster, work smarter, and lead the way forward with an end-to-end solution for getting value out of data. A Gartner Magic Quadrant Leader for 11 years in a row! Our platform is the only one on the market that allows for open-ended, curiosity-driven exploration, giving everyone – at any skill level – the ability to make real discoveries that lead to real outcomes and transformative changes. We are a Values-Driven organization, operating over 100 countries with 45,000 customers around the world. If you think we are interesting, please read on – we may be looking for you!  


DevOps Engineer

In this role you’ll need to collaborate effectively with people that have diverse backgrounds and skill sets in addition to having and applying a deep understanding of critical technical skills. You will mentor others in their areas of strength and experience, while quickly learning new skills, adapting, and contributing in areas outside of their previous focus as needs arise. We ask that you are an effective and compassionate communicator and are able to construct and present valid arguments for decisions and discuss solutions with humility and mutual respect for the opinions and thoughts of others. You are always ready both to learn and to teach with the primary goal that the team succeeds.

Responsibilities include:

  • Helping to manage, expand, and improve the infrastructure on which our applications and services run.
  • Facilitating SOC compliance and security best practices as it is today and as it evolves.
  • Maintaining and developing in-house DevOps tools.
  • Analyzing and monitoring applications and infrastructure to proactively identify issues before they become problems.
  • Administering security management of users and systems running in the cloud.
  • Facilitating application deployments and continuous integration deployment pipelines.
  • Helping developers to remain productive and assist them to remove blockers.
  • Participating in planning discussions to gain understanding of product road maps with an eye on staying ahead of infrastructure needs as we rapidly grow.
  • Assisting the team with architectural decisions.
  • Triaging when necessary and help address the problems and complexities that arise as products and teams grow.
  • Assisting in evaluating, or developing, and implementing new tools that help us more effectively and efficiently achieve our goals.
  • Mentoring junior engineers to help them improve their practices and understanding of networking, security, data management, compliance, tools and best practices.
  • Assisting with writing and maintaining documentation required for soc compliance and business needs.


Qualifications include:


  • Five or more years DevOps experience
  • Proficiency in one or more scripting languages.
  • A healthy fear of breaking our production environment.
  • Working knowledge of cloud development and infrastructure tools.
  • Proficiency deploying, using and maintaining Kubernetes clusters and related services.
  • Proficiency working with Docker including creating images.
  • Proficiency in networking and related technologies.
  • Proficiency working with APIs.
  • Strong understanding of security best practices through multiple layers of infrastructure. Proficiency working in Linux environments.
  • Experience with SQL and relational databases.
  • Ability to communicate and collaborate effectively.
  • Effective written communication skills.



  • Experience working in an AWS VPC environment.
  • RabbitMQ and/or Kafka.
  • Experience with Infrastructure as Code.
  • Working knowledge of DockerCompose.
  • Golang and/or Python scripting skills.
  • Experience with Prisma/Twistlock.
  • Familiarity with CI/CD pipeline management.


The role is located in Salt Lake City, UT.


About Qlik 

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Qlik is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discrimination the basis ofany protected category or characteristic.   We value the diversity of our workforce. If you need assistance due to disability during the application and/or recruiting process, please contact us via theAccessibility Request Form.


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