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DEVOPS ENGINEER

Apply now(opens in a new window) Job no: 260466-AS
Work type: Remote, Staff-Full Time
Department:SMPH/MEDICINE/MEDICINE
Location: Madison
Categories: IT System and Application Administration

Job Summary:

Exciting opportunity for a talented, motivated, and team-oriented DevOps Engineer to join the Software Development and Informatics (SDI) team at the Department of Medicine. We are looking for someone with the DevOps chops to help build secure, performant, virtualized infrastructure and software applications to support the research and administrative missions of Department and affiliated Research Centers. One of our current initiatives needing your expertise is a research analytics platform that facilitates collaborative research by leveraging our high-performance computing cluster and data lake.

SMPH is committed to being a diverse, equitable, inclusive and anti-racist workplace and is an Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Applications from Black, Indigenous and People of Color (BIPOC) individuals, LGBTQ+ and non-binary identities, women, persons with disabilities, military service members and veterans are strongly encouraged.

Responsibilities: DevOps Engineer I (IT105)
DevOps Engineer II (IT106)
Institutional Statement on Diversity:

Diversity is a source of strength, creativity, and innovation for UW-Madison. We value the contributions of each person and respect the profound ways their identity, culture, background, experience, status, abilities, and opinion enrich the university community. We commit ourselves to the pursuit of excellence in teaching, research, outreach, and diversity as inextricably linked goals.

The University of Wisconsin-Madison fulfills its public mission by creating a welcoming and inclusive community for people from every background - people who as students, faculty, and staff serve Wisconsin and the world.

For more information on diversity and inclusion on campus, please visit: Diversity and Inclusion

Education:

Preferred
Bachelor's Degree
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, or equivalent professional experience preferred.

Qualifications:

Preferred:

- 1+ years' work experience in DevOps or Linux sysadmin
- Proficiency in one or more scripting languages and/or programming languages, preferably Python and Ruby.
- Demonstrated experience with implementing Infrastructure as Code (IaC) and automation of workloads
- Experience with Git, Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery (CI/CD) systems, Docker, Kubernates, Helm
- Knowledge and experience with the software development life cycle, web development, databases, data lakes/lakehouses
- Experience with web servers and applications (Apache, NGINX, Ruby-on-Rails, PHP)
- Experience with data engineering, Apache Spark
- Ability to explain, document, and design complex technical architectures
- Strong aptitude for troubleshooting and problem solving
- Team player, comfortable communicating cross-functionally


COVID-19 Considerations:

UW-Madison continues to follow necessary health and safety protocols to protect our campus from COVID-19. All employees remain subject to the COVID-19 Workplace Safety Policy: https://policy.wisc.edu/library/UW-5086. Please visit https://covidresponse.wisc.edu for the most up-to-date information.

Work Type:

Full Time: 100%

It is anticipated this position will be remote and requires work be performed at an offsite, non-campus work location.

Appointment Type, Duration:

Ongoing/Renewable

Salary:

Minimum $85,000 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications
The starting salary for the position is $85,000, but is negotiable based on experience and qualifications. Employees in this position can expect to receive benefits such as generous vacation, holidays, and paid time off; competitive insurances and savings accounts; retirement benefits. Benefits information can be found at (https://hr.wisc.edu/benefits/)

Additional Information:

Applicants for this position will be considered for the titles listed in this posting. The title is determined by the experience and qualifications of the finalist.

How to Apply:

To apply for this position, please click on the "Apply Now" button. You will be asked to upload a current resume/CV and a cover letter briefly describing your qualifications relevant to the position. You will also be asked to provide contact information for three (3) references, including your current/most recent supervisor during the application process. References will not be contacted without prior notice.

Contact:

Adam Halstead
agwhalst@medicine.wisc.edu
608-263-4692
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )



Official Title:

DevOps Engineer I(IT105) or DevOps Engineer II(IT106)

Department(s):

A534200-MEDICAL SCHOOL/MEDICINE/MEDICINE

Employment Class:

Academic Staff-Renewable

Job Number:

260466-AS

  The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We promote excellence through diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply.

If you need to request an accommodation because of a disability, you can find information about how to make a request at the following website: https://employeedisabilities.wisc.edu/disability-accommodation-information-for-applicants/

Employment will require a criminal background check. It will also require you and your references to answer questions regarding sexual violence and sexual harassment.

The University of Wisconsin System will not reveal the identities of applicants who request confidentiality in writing, except that the identity of the successful candidate will be released. See Wis. Stat. sec. 19.36(7).

The Annual Security and Fire Safety Report contains current campus safety and disciplinary policies, crime statistics for the previous 3 calendar years, and on-campus student housing fire safety policies and fire statistics for the previous 3 calendar years. UW-Madison will provide a paper copy upon request; please contact the University of Wisconsin Police Department.

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