Senior DevOps Engineer

| North Suburbs

Discover. A more rewarding way to work.

At Discover Financial Services, you’ll find yourself in the company of some of the industry’s smartest and most reliable professionals. And at a company that rewards dedication, values innovation and supports growth.

Thrive in an environment that promotes teamwork and shared success. Build on a foundation of mutual respect. Join the company that understands rewarding careers like no other, with this exceptional opportunity:

Senior DevOps Engineer

Job Description

Job Description 
As a senior DevOps engineer on our core DevOps team. You will utilize your technical expertise and in experience in driving the design and automation of processes to support the continuous delivery of application and services across a large financial institution.

Job Responsibilities

  • Provide technical direction in designing and implementation of CI/CD processes in the form of pipeline for the delivery of software across the enterprise.
  • Automate the deployment, scaling, and management of supporting CI/CD infrastructure.
  • Define best practices for CI/CD across the full SDLC.
  • Requires the ability to lead work groups formed by several disparate teams
  • Support disparate customer in the CI/CD lifecycle
  • Work closely with multiple teams in an agile environment and provide mentorship to other team members when needed

Skill and Experience

  • 5+ years of IT experience as a combination of development, release or build engineering and containerization experience in large enterprises.
  • 3+ years DevOps Engineering experience
    • Experience must go beyond use of the release processes but the actual design, development and implementation and definition of best practices for CI/CD processes.
  • Strong knowledge of testing methodologies (Unit, System, SIT, UAT).
    • Experience integrating these stages into a CD pipeline
  • 2+ Years Continuous Integration experience with industry standard tooling.
    • CI experience with the following is a must: Jenkins (Pipeline), GitHub, (Nexus or Artifactory)
    • Spinnaker experience is a plus.
  • Experience utilizing rest APIs to integrate CI, testing and deployments systems across the SDLC
  • 2+ years experience with use and configuration of OS (RHEL Linux), windows & AIX are a plus.
  • Very strong understanding of modern IT infrastructure components and their integrations
    • (Linux, Windows, SAN, NAS, F5, DNS, Firewall, databases (Oracle, GemFire, DB2, MongoDB, NoSQL, SQL Server).
  • Experience with CD processes that deploy to Cloud based platforms (PCF, AWS)
  • 2+ years containerization and infrastructure experience with (Docker, CHEF, Kubernetes)
    • Experience should include dynamically provision CI components.
  • Build and packaging tools (Gradle , Apache ANT, Jenkins, Maven, RPM, Bower, NPM.)
  • Software integration and application administration of complex computer systems including 3rd party software integration
  • Any one Scripting languages (Groovy, BASH, Perl, Python, Ruby, PowerShell)

Skills

Job ResponsibilitiesProvide technical direction in designing and implementation of CI/CD processes in the form of pipeline for the delivery of software across the enterprise.Automate the deployment, scaling, and management of supporting CI/CD infrastructure.Define best practices for CI/CD across the full SDLC.Requires the ability to lead work groups formed by several disparate teamsSupport disparate customer in the CI/CD lifecycleWork closely with multiple teams in an agile environment and provide mentorship to other team members when neededSkill and Experience5+ years of IT experience as a combination of development, release or build engineering and containerization experience in large enterprises.3+ years DevOps Engineering experienceExperience must go beyond use of the release processes but the actual design, development and implementation and definition of best practices for CI/CD processes.Strong knowledge of testing methodologies (Unit, System, SIT, UAT). Experience integrating these stages into a CD pipeline2+ Years Continuous Integration experience with industry standard tooling.CI experience with the following is a must: Jenkins (Pipeline), GitHub, (Nexus or Artifactory)Spinnaker experience is a plus.Experience utilizing rest APIs to integrate CI, testing and deployments systems across the SDLC2+ years experience with use and configuration of OS (RHEL Linux), windows & AIX are a plus.Very strong understanding of modern IT infrastructure components and their integrations(Linux, Windows, SAN, NAS, F5, DNS, Firewall, databases (Oracle, GemFire, DB2, MongoDB, NoSQL, SQL Server).Experience with CD processes that deploy to Cloud based platforms (PCF, AWS)2+ years containerization and infrastructure experience with (Docker, CHEF, Kubernetes)Experience should include dynamically provision CI components.Build and packaging tools (Gradle , Apache ANT, Jenkins, Maven, RPM, Bower, NPM.)Software integration and application administration of complex computer systems including 3rd party software integrationAny one Scripting languages (Groovy, BASH, Perl, Python, Ruby, PowerShell)

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About Us 
Since Discover launched in 1986, weve made a business of redefining the credit card industry for the better. We were first to have no annual fee, first to offer cash rewards, first to provide 24/7 customer service, and we rank #1 in customer loyalty. As a Fortune 500 company, we strive to provide our employees with an environment where they can contribute in a way thats different from other large institutions. If youre looking for a place to make a difference and let your voice shine through, wed love to meet you.

Apply today at discover.com/careers. 
Discover Financial Services is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, among other things, or as a qualified individual with a disability.

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Location

Our headquarters is located in the northwest suburbs of Chicago and we also have a downtown Chicago office which is known as the“The 606”.
2500 Lake Cook Road, Riverwoods, IL 60015

An Insider's view of Discover Financial Services

What’s the vibe like in the office?

The cool thing about working at Discover is the wonderful collaborative environment we have and all the smart, talented and fun people we work with every day to continuously work on innovations.

Hiba

AWS Cloud Engineer

What does your typical day look like?

No day is exactly the same! Most days begin with a team huddle where I get the status on work, and any blockers or impediments that are in the way. I spend the rest of my day working to remove those blockers, and working with our business partners to prepare requirements and plans for upcoming work.

Kiyah

Scrum Master, Application Development

How does the company support your career growth?

There are two reasons I enjoy working at Discover. First, I enjoy the challenging and meaningful work. Second, my career path at Discover is mine to shape. My managers have supported me when I wanted to learn more and move within the company.

George

Senior Manager, Software Engineering

What is your vision for the company?

My vision of the company is that we create rewarding experiences in lives of our customers every day through analytics.

Kumar

SVP, CDO Advanced Analytics Platforms

What’s the vibe like in the office?

I enjoy working at Discover because I get to work with and collaborate with talented people who are passionate about what they do, and together we get to help others. We work constructively and cross-functionally to provide the best and newest products for our users and provide exceptional support for our customers!

Mandy

Project Manager, Advanced Analytics Platform

What are Discover Financial Services Perks + Benefits

Discover Financial Services Benefits Overview

Start enjoying great benefits Day 1 — We support you with the same dedication we bring to all of our customers.Our comprehensive benefits package features first-class insurance, financial planning support and excellent perks designed to help you reach your goals and live a rich, healthy life.

Check out more of our amazing employee benefits at mydiscoverbenefits.com

Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
You can open a separate Health Care FSA (HCFSA) and contribute up to $2,650 tax-free from your paycheck to reimburse yourself for eligible out-of-pocket expenses.
Disability Insurance
Employees receive Short-Term Disability Insurance at no cost.
Dental Benefits
Discover offers two dental plan options — Standard and Premier — both are administered by MetLife.
Vision Benefits
Discover offers two vision plan options — Standard and Premier through VSP.
Health Insurance Benefits
Discover offers a variety of medical plans for you and eligible family members, so that you can choose the benefit plan that suits your needs.
Life Insurance
As a Discover employee, you receive Basic Life Insurance of one times your HWEE (up to $500,000) at no cost to you.
Pet Insurance
Purchase medical coverage at a discounted rate for your beloved family pet. The more pets you insure, the greater the discount.
Wellness Programs
Help balance your work and personal life with a wide variety of free and discounted resource and referral services including family and relationship counseling and financial guidance.
Onsite Gym
Discover has fitness centers and Weight Watchers® programs at all five major locations.
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
You may elect to contribute 1% to 30% of your eligible base salary, commissions and bonus on a pre-tax basis, up to IRS limits every year.
401(K) Matching
Discover matches up to 6% of the pre-tax contributions you make to the 401(k) Plan.
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
The ESPP provides eligible employees with an opportunity to purchase shares of Discover common stock through payroll deductions at a 5% discount.
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Child Care Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Remote Work Program
Family Medical Leave
Adoption Assistance
Discover helps eligible employees and their families with the costs of adoption by reimbursing certain expenses.
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Discover has a Paid Time Off of 4 to 5 Weeks of paid time per year.
Paid Volunteer Time
Paid Holidays
Discover provides 7 paid holidays.
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
When you enroll in the Commuter Benefits Program at WageWorks, you’ll save on taxes on mass-transit passes, parking and other eligible expenses.
Company Outings
Game Room
Parking
Recreational Clubs
Relocation Assistance
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Tuition Reimbursement
Discover provides tuition reimbursement and a full-ride bachelor's degree program for select online degree programs.
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