Cloud / Dev Ops Engineer

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Xylem |ˈzīləm|

1) The tissue in plants that brings water upward from the roots;

2) a leading global water technology company.

Xylem, a leading global water technology company dedicated to solving the world’s most challenging water issues, is the leading global provider of efficient, innovative and sustainable water technologies improving the way water is used, managed, conserved and re-used. Our international team is unified in a common purpose: creating advanced technology and other trusted solutions to solve the world’s water challenges. We are committed to creating an organization of inclusion and diversity, where everyone feels involved, respected, valued and connected, and where everyone is free to bring their authentic selves and ideas.

If you are excited and passionate about helping us #letssolvewater, we want to hear from you! For more information, please visit us at​.

We Offer You More Than Just “A Job”

  • Professional Development – To advance the capabilities of our people, we offer a wide variety of experiences to support our employees’ professional growth and continuous learning.
  • Total Rewards – We offer comprehensive programs for compensation, benefits, recognition, learning and development, work-life integration and corporate citizenship.
  • Watermark – Watermark is our corporate social responsibility program working to provide education and access to safe water to ensure healthy lives, gender equality, and resilient communities. Employees have the opportunity to learn and volunteer on various water-related projects.
  • Employee Networks – Our Employee Networks provide a professional, supportive network for employees from diverse backgrounds, including Women’s, LGBT+ and Allies, Veteran’s, People of Color and Allies, Emerging Leaders, and Working Parents Networks.

The Role: Sensus, a Xylem Brand, seeks to hire a Sr. Dev Ops Engineer. We’re looking for someone with a passion for being a part of a team dedicated to improving automation, monitoring and continuous delivery in a cloud-based environment. You should enjoy working with bleeding-edge technology and not be afraid to take a different approach to solving technical problems. You should also be able to change directions quickly as the business environment moves. 

Essential Duties/Principal Responsibilities:

Experience with the following:

  • AWS (Amazon Web Service) or a similar cloud provider
  • Kubernetes (Helm experience a plus)
  • Ansible or a similar configuration management tool
  • Terraform or a similar infrastructure provisioning tool
  • CI/CD tools like Jenkins, Gitlab, or Bitbucket Pipelines
  • Python or a similar programming language
  • Git

Minimum Qualifications: Education, Experience, Skills, Abilities, License/Certification:

  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, or equivalent experience
  • 2+ years of relevant experience
  • 2+ years AWS (Amazon Web Service) or a similar cloud provider
  • 1+ years’ Kubernetes (Helm experience a plus)
  • 2+ years’ experience with Ansible or a similar configuration management tool
  • 2+ years’ experience with Terraform or a similar provisioning tool
  • 2+ years’ experience with build/deployment tools and related artifacts for continuous delivery (Jenkins, Jira, Git)
  • Experience with Python or a similar programming language
  • 2+ years’ experience with Git
  • Experience being part of a DevOps team that interacts with and enables multiple teams
  • Experience supporting Kubernetes workloads in a production environment
  • Experience supporting production workloads in a Linux environment
  • Experience with monitoring tools Datadog, Nagios, or a similar tool
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

Physical Demands:

(The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.)

  • Regularly required to sit or stand, reach, bend and move about the facility

Work Environment:

(The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.)

  • Office: Standard office equipment; work usually performed in an office setting free from any disagreeable elements.
  • Standard weekly job hours: 40 hours

Xylem is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.