Acuity Brands DevOps Engineer (Cloud Engineering), Platform Architecture in Conyers, Georgia

OUR TEAM Acuity Brands is the North American market leader and one of the world's leading providers ofinnovative lighting systems. Our LED lights are computing, sensing, network connected platforms, andeverywhere there are people, there are lights. We are perfectly positioned to enable the world of IoT,and we have plenty of awesome projects to work on! We are driving the industry's transformation tosmart lighting; redefining how people live, work and play.

ABOUT THE ROLE We're seeking talented and enthusiastic DevOps Engineers who will be responsible for, as part of ateam, directing the architecture, configuration, integration, monitoring and support of on-premiseand/or cloud based hosting of custom developed applications and associated resources. The idealcandidate will have experience with cloud based platforms, like Microsoft Azure or AWS, in addition toexposure to on-premise website and application infrastructure. This person will be focused onstreamlining and automating the development and deployment processes in cloud, hybrid, and on-premise implementations as well as implementing health and performance monitoring for allenvironments. PowerShell scripting experience is highly desirable. Continuous research, evaluation, andrecommendations of technologies will also be required.

WHAT YOU WILL DO  Support an always-available cloud-based platform

 Support application deployments, building new systems and upgrading and patching existing


 Develop automation to quickly and rapidly deploy websites, web jobs, etc.

 Use monitoring tools to find problems, resolve and/or escalate to development, meet/exceedour SLAs

 Build and manage dev/test environments, assisting developers in debugging application issuesusing tools

 Participate in the building of tools and processes to support the infrastructure

 Contribute to the creation of system support documents

 Leverage scripting to build required automation and tools

 Operate the platform within our security and privacy guidelines

 Learn on the job and explore new technologies with little supervision

WHY IS ACUITY BRANDS A GREAT PLACE FOR SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT?  Our software team is a strategic part of the direction of our company

 Our company is a very profitable market leader and provides financial stability

 You will work with highly talented, fun and supportive teams

 We believe in a healthy work/life balance

 We produce quality software that you can be proud of


 Management Information Systems (MIS) or Computer Science (CS) background

 3+ years DevOps related experience Azure and/or AWS account administration

 Website tuning and troubleshooting experience

 Networking and application load balancing concepts and technologies

 PowerShell (or similar) scripting/development experience

 Understanding of protocols/technologies like HTTP, SSL, LDAP, ASP.Net, SQL, HTML,XML, JSON

  • Clear written and verbal communication skills

NICE TO HAVE  Exposure to system log analytic/monitoring tools like Splunk, New Relic, Application Insights,

System Center* .Net development experience* Mobile application support including application store releasing

ABOUT YOU  You are passionate and optimistic.

 You are Innovative. You challenge assumptions.

 You encourage those around you to create their best work.

 You work for the best interest of the group at all times.

 You have unwavering personal integrity and work ethic.

 You are proactive.

 You graciously give and receive feedback

 You buy into the scrum methodology, and demand a project oriented, collaborative, and very

positive environment.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled