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DevOps Engineer

Date:  Jul 17, 2021

Thorton, CO, US

Requisition ID:  30118

About Avaya

Businesses are built by the experiences they provide, and every day millions of those experiences are delivered by Avaya Holdings Corp. (NYSE: AVYA). Avaya is shaping what's next for the future of work, with innovation and partnerships that deliver game-changing business benefits. Our cloud communications solutions and multi-cloud application ecosystem power personalized, intelligent, and effortless customer and employee experiences to help achieve strategic ambitions and desired outcomes. Together, we are committed to help grow your business by delivering Experiences that Matter. Learn more at www.avaya.com.

About the Role

The DevOps Engineer will be part of an organization responsible for key SaaS Avaya offers already in the market as well as upcoming programs. This individual will join Scrum teams to be a hands-on contributor with focus on designing, developing and continually improving Infrastructure as Code (IasC) required by the supported programs as well as being the subject matter expert on key operational aspects like availability, latency, monitoring, and monitoring.

About the Responsibilities

  • Define, review, and consult on networking and Kubernetes cloud deployment architecture in GCP, Azure, AWS.
  • Design, and implement reusable Terraform modules for Kubernetes deployment in GCP and Azure.
  • Collaborate with multiple Avaya organizations (e.g., IT, PLM, R&D) to establish best practices for multiple Avaya programs.
  • Be a hands-on Infrastructure as Code team member representing the practice in Scrum meetings for multiple Avaya programs.

About the Requirements

  • Demonstratable experience as a DevOps Engineer.
  • Hands on experience on at least five Kubernetes deployments using Infrastructure as Code.
  • Proven experience in fully automating a complex Kubernetes deployment.
  • Proficient in cloud computing (GCP and Azure experience preferred).
  • Experienced in Kubernetes deployment in cloud environments (GKE, AKS experience preferred).
  • Personally, designed and deployed Kubernetes and related cloud services (e.g. monitoring, alarming, access control) multiple times using Infrastructure as Code tools (Terraform experience preferred).
  • Experience designing and deploying Istio and related cloud services using Infrastructure as Code tools (Terraform experience preferred).
  • Hands on experience using CI/CD tools (e.g. Jenkins) to trigger Infrastructure as Code pipelines.
  • Hands on experience with server-side coding (e.g. shell scripting, Nodejs)




This is a full-time position and may requires some afterhours work (e.g. production cut-over, collaboration with team across the globe)



Bachelor of Computer Science or Computer Engineering    

Desirable: hold a GCP Cloud Architect Professional Certification or Microsoft Certified: Azure Solutions Architect Expert.


7 - 10 Years of Experience


Bachelor degree or equivalent experience
Advance Degree preferred

Preferred Certifications


Avaya is an Equal Opportunity employer and a U.S. Federal Contractor. Our commitment to equality is a core value of Avaya. All qualified applicants and employees receive equal treatment without consideration for race, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran or any other protected characteristic. In general, positions at Avaya require the ability to communicate and use office technology effectively. Physical requirements may vary by assigned work location. This job brief/description is subject to change. Nothing in this job description restricts Avaya right to alter the duties and responsibilities of this position at any time for any reason. You may also review the Avaya Global Privacy Policy (accessible at https://www.avaya.com/en/privacy/policy/) and applicable Privacy Statement relevant to this job posting (accessible at https://www.avaya.com/en/documents/info-applicants.pdf).



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