Remote Global Saas Devops Lead

at Insight Global
Published September 16, 2023
Location Milwaukee, WI
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


A fortune 500 client of ours is looking for a Global SaaS DevOps Leader to join their growing team. You will be joining an exciting new area of the business that is creating state of the art Sensormatic Platform by designing and delivering the vision for the most up-to-date, state of the art and holistic technology solutions for Retail. The companys platform is a SaaS offering primarily hosted in the cloud (the majority in the Google Cloud Platform). It provides real time solutions for our customers across three primary product lines: Loss Prevention, Inventory, and Traffic. You will Define and develop the architecture, roadmap, and standards for the DevOps, AIOps, SRE, and EDG teams that will align with the customer business objectives. You will be responsible for providing architecture thought leadership and actively participate in the design, implementation, and roll-out efforts.

As the Global Leader, DevOps & AIOps, you will lead and grow three Global Teams:

o Site Reliability Engineers (SREs) - Responsible for Proactive and Reactive support of the SaaS product lines as well as gatekeepers for all Staging and Production deployments.

o Enterprise Data Group (EDG) - Responsible for Database Engineering, Database Administration, Data Retention and Restoration for a very wide range of Database technologies (Oracle, MSSQL, MySQL, Postgres, BigQuery, Spanner, BigTable, Redis among many others). Also, responsibilities for BI and ML assistance

o DevOps / Infrastructure - Multi-functional team that serves as a Center of Excellence for DevOps processes, tools, etc for all Engineering teams - especially CICD, deployment, and Infrastructure requirements. Also responsible for all Cyber Security planning, architecting, monitoring, and resolution (dotted line responsibilities to JCI Security team). Additional requirements include: All cloud engineering (GCP & AWS) requirements, Linux expertise, Networking expertise (circuits, load balancers, VPNs, firewalls, etc), Kubernetes/Docker/Containers, Jenkins, etc

o Experience working in the Retail Industry

o Masters, Ph. D
o 8+ years of relevant IT experience

o Exposure to business planning, systems analysis, application development with a digital security strength

o Proficient in a broad set of IT tools, methods & architectures

o Architecture expertise in multiple application platforms, a strong understanding of current and future technical applications and architectures being driven by the industry

o Deep cloud and data center experience (preferably Google)

o Experience in crafting, reviewing and implementing bespoke, SaaS, microservice systems

o Strong depth in Networking - both design and practical requirements, Linux, and Kubernetes (or other container technologies)

o BA Degree