Release/DevOps Engineer (R3364)

IT Dayton, Ohio


Position at Taylor Communications, Inc.

Let Us Power Your Potential


Taylor Corporation is a dynamic, diversified company with big plans for the future ― and your career. We power our employees’ potential and strive to create opportunity and security for every member of the team. If you’re ready for something bigger ― more challenge, more variety, more pathways for professional growth ― we should talk. We’re passionate about our work, we believe there is always a better way, and we’re looking for people like you.


Ready to reach your potential? It’s time to look at Taylor.


Your Opportunity: Taylor Healthcare, a group of the larger Taylor Communications company is seeking an additional Release/DevOps Engineer to join our Dayton, OH based team. You will be responsible for building and maintaining our development pipelines, test/deployment automation, maintenance of our servers and services in support of development and production systems that support our healthcare clients. You will use many tools and help Taylor Healthcare incorporate them into our day to day operations.


Your Responsibilities:

  • Work with our existing pipelines and create new pipelines to enable development and operations to build and deploy our applications
  • Be ready to bring new automation technologies and processes to bear to improve the quality and resiliency of our engineering efforts
  • Own and drive improvements to our build and release scripts, tools and processes
  • Assist us with ensuring the visibility of applications and infrastructure performance via monitoring, setting thresholds and alerting
  • Create, maintain and improve development, QA and production environments/pipelines for the Taylor Healthcare suite of applications both on-premises and when deployed to our cloud vendors
  • Work with development, integration, support and IT teams to ensure requirements are met and assist with the development and adherence of standards and processes related to working in cloud and traditional on-premises infrastructure
  • Have effective oral and written communication skills, interfacing with internal peers and first level management group
  • Possess strong analytical skills and ability to write/modify scripts and programs within deadlines and in conformance to standards


You Must Have:

  • 2+ years of experience with DevOps tools and release engineering experience
  • 4+ years of general IT experience
  • Solid understanding of the Microsoft application development/hosting stack, i.e. .Net Framework/Core, Microsoft SQL Server, Active Directory, IIS, etc.
  • Strong scripting skills with PowerShell, Bash, Windows Batch, etc.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Azure service offerings, specifically PaaS offerings such as Azure Web Apps and Azure Kubernetes Services
  • Solid understanding and experience with web services/applications, database technologies and relating infrastructure/architectures
  • Familiarity with infrastructure/pipeline-as-code and best practices (Terraform, Chef, Puppet)

We Would Also Prefer:

  • Bachelor's degree in related field
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft development and build tools, Visual Studio, MSBuild, TFS, etc.
  • Working knowledge of Jenkins, Octopus Deploy, Terraform (or other infrastructure as code tools)
  • Experience with C#/.Net development and applications



About Taylor Corporation

Taylor Corporation is one of the top 3 graphic communications companies in North America. We solve complex communication challenges for more than half of the Fortune 500 and have a tight-knit team of 12,000 employees nationwide. Life at Taylor is fast-paced and ideal for those who love to grow. We’re also big on work-life balance and you’ll see that in our comprehensive benefits package. We offer a full range of benefits to power our employees’ potential including: health, dental, vision and life insurance; a 401(k) plan; paid time off (PTO) and holiday pay, and more.