FREEMAN Senior DevOps Engineer - Dallas, TX in Dallas, Texas

We’re a global company of thinkers, designers, and doers. Freeman partners with our clients to build a connection with their customers by creating brand experiences that are seamless, innovative, and immersive. From strategy, creative, and digital to logistics and event technology, our teams place the client at the center, helping them connect to people in meaningful and personal ways. What makes us unique is our collaborative culture, intuitive knowledge, global perspective, and personalized approach developed from our 90-year legacy as an industry leader. Freeman connects people to a universe of opportunities that create a spark, build understanding, and inspire action.

SUMMARY

Freeman is committed to being the leader in the brand experience category by designing and producing powerful integrated digital and live events that connect people in ways that are meaningful and measurable.

This is a company built on integrity and a commitment to the well-being of our colleagues, our clients, the industry, and the environment. Nearly 90 years later, the Freeman family still runs the company, along with more than 6,500 equally passionate employee-owners and 30,000 part-time workers. The family legacy shines through everything we do, from our creative inspiration right down to the sustainable carpet under your feet.

As a Senior DevOps Engineer, you will be involved in all aspects of the project and development lifecycles and responsible for the successful delivery of new solutions that will be used by our employees and customers who produce events for some of the most well-known brands in the world. We’re looking for individuals that show they can do whatever it takes to make sure that our projects/programs are successfully deployed. The right person for this position will be able to demonstrate creative energy and passion for delivering complex projects. You’ll be expected to communicate well and help lead and direct other team members in our quest to be the premier provider of solutions to the event industry.

Flexibility and adaptability are key. Some of the things we do have never been done before, so we need someone who can adapt both in thinking and learning new processes, applications and methods. You will occasionally be asked to travel to events and work with our Business Partners and Technology Team to help make sure our technology is deployed successfully.

  • Design, implement, and support continuous integration and delivery pipeline.

  • Automate all aspects of service delivery

  • Script tasks relative to platforms support and service delivery.

  • Define platform standards to facilitate automation efforts.

  • Document pipeline and support applications as needed.

  • Maintain deployment request and incident queue.

  • Facilitate after hours deployment efforts as needed.

  • Support development and QA teams in their deployment efforts as needed.

  • Open change tickets as needed to facilitate release automation processes

  • Become thoroughly familiar with all compliance and security requirements, adhering to all policy and standards, adapting to CI/CD platform as needed.

  • Implement pipeline platforms that are redundant and backed up as needed.

  • Communicate effectively and appropriately, deferring to management on communicating with external teams as needed.

  • Attend departmental, project and general meetings and effectively represent current status as appropriate.

  • Participate in company provided training and perform independent training and research as appropriate.

  • Install system patches and application updates as directed.

  • Achieve external certifications, memberships, and/or awards/recognition in area of specialization

  • Implement data architectures that are in regulatory and legal compliance

  • Plan and coordinate own work to meet commitments and quality expectations

  • Perform other duties such as documentation of applications and standards, maintenance of ticketing queues, general assistance with projects, troubleshooting, or after hours FDLC support as assigned.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university in a related field, or equivalent combination of education and experience, with a High School Diploma or GED

  • Five (5) or more years of experience in the related field in a large corporation or consulting environment; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Five (5) or more years working knowledge, production support, and configuration experience of relevant systems applications required.

  • Ability to architect, design and support within Azure with a working knowledge of Azure Backup, Storage, Compute, Containers, Express Route and Networking and experience with IAAS and PAAS.

  • Specialization may encompass one or more business application areas, and knowledge will include basic understanding of business and technical interfaces

  • Demonstrated knowledge of multiple technology environments, and toolsets, and the associated infrastructure/operations

  • Hands-on experience with cloud infrastructure and design within Azure is required. Ability to present ideas in user-friendly/non-technical language

  • Proven analytical and problem-solving abilities.

  • Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within particular field.

  • Must possess a collaborative/team oriented work approach

  • Must have strong oral and written skills to effectively communicate ideas and processes

  • Ability to be flexible within a fast-moving work environment and juggle multiple priorities simultaneously

Freeman is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, veteran status or any other protected status. Freeman will consider, for employment, qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

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In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendment Act, if you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in order to apply for a position with Freeman, please e-mail Careers@freemanco.com .