Manager, DevOps Engineering

at UnitedHealth Group
Published January 13, 2022
Location Atlanta, GA
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


As a DevOps Manager you will continue to improve our DevOps practice, and lead efforts to improve our infrastructure and operations to maximize reliability, availability, scalability, and performance.
The DevOps Manager is passionate about the technical aspect of operations and making sure that everything is running smoothly for naviHealth's web application-based products. The ideal candidate is comfortable as the interfaces between the dev team and operations team as he or she works to facilitate solution delivery and day-to-day operations; understands technology deeply at both the system and at software development levels, and the gaps that are often. He or she works to fill these gaps to enable communication and solution delivery.
The DevOps Manager manages service delivery and application/systems reliability and scalability including: reporting, configuration and build, testing, planning, and deployment of solutions and will be accountable for all aspects of deployment and technical operations including technical project resources (partners/subcontractors or staff), scheduling, risk management, internal and external communications, status reporting, and resource management (internal and partners). This person must be able to coordinate well between a variety of vendors and technical experts.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities
*Review entire environment and execute initiatives to reduce failures, and improve overall performance
*Work with software engineering teams to ensure solutions adhere to CI/CD standards
*Increase instrumentation and automation of tests to validate our environments
*Coordinate and be able to resolve issues across the entire stack - hardware, software, application and network
- Undergraduate degree or equivalent experience.
Minimum Qualifications
*3-5 years overall systems engineering experience
*4+ years of experience with Linux system administration (CentOS, RedHat or Ubuntu)
*4+ years of hands on operational experience in a high-volume or critical production service environment
*2-3 years of leading the expansion and improvement of DevOps capabilities
*Extensive experience with web server configuration, monitoring, trending, network design and high availability
*Command of your favorite scripting language: Python, Perl, Ruby, Bash, Java, C++, etc. to ensure operations automation and data gathering are accomplished seamlessly
*Familiarity with systems management tools (Puppet, Chef, Capistrano, etc)
*Extensive experience with any enterprise monitoring systems like Nagios
*Extensive experience with system security

Knowledge and Skills
The following skills and knowledge are desirable.
*Continuous Integration/Delivery (CI/CD): Bamboo, Jenkins
*Build Engineering: Maven, Bitbucket, Stash, Git, Artifactory, SonarQube, BurpSuite
*Configuration Management: Salt, Chef, Ansible, Terraform, Packer
*Containerization: Docker, Kubernetes, Swarm, Rancher
*Operating System: Ubuntu, CentOS, Windows
*Orchestration: Octopus, Rundeck
*Middleware: Tomcat, Apache, Nginx, Kafka
*Data Management Systems: ElasticSearch, MongoDB
*Languages: Python, Bash, Java, JavaScript, .Net or other scripting languages
*Other: YAML, JSON, XML, Atlassian Product Suite
*NoSQL experience is a plus
*Healthcare experience.
UnitedHealth Group is working to create the health care system of tomorrow.

Already Fortune 6, we are totally focused on innovation and change. We work a little harder. We aim a little higher. We expect more from ourselves and each other. And at the end of the day, we're doing a lot of good.

Through our family of businesses and a lot of inspired individuals, we're building a high-performance health care system that works better for more people in more ways than ever. Now we're looking to reinforce our team with people who are decisive, brilliant - and built for speed.

Come to UnitedHealth Group, and share your ideas and your passion for doing more. We have roles that will fit your skills and knowledge. We have diverse opportunities that will fit your dreams.

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.