Zurich NA Lead DevOps Engineer in Schaumburg, Illinois
Lead DevOps Engineer
Zurich North America has an exciting opportunity for a talented individual to join the Information Technology Services team as a Lead DevOps Engineer within our Enterprise Integration and Data Management team out of our prestigious headquarters in Schaumburg, IL.
As the Lead DevOps Engineer, this team member will support and advise on the code development of DevOps platforms for On-prem containerized applications utilizing tools such as Terraform and will be tasked with building the DevOps application platform for Azure public cloud. Additionally, this individual will also become responsible for engineering the DevOps application platform for AWS (Amazon Web Services). An understanding of customer business requirements and in integrating the application performance improvements that are aligned with the business requirements will be paramount.
The Lead DevOps Engineer will be responsible for the operations control in managing and maintaining the Big Data environment and will take a lead role on installation and management of Azure Cloud and On-premise data platforms.
This individual will also be responsible for developing project pipelines, identifying security concerns, and setting the cloud CI/CD for active projects utilizing DevSecOps and will act as a specialist that is responsible for developing specialized tools for DevOps security. The
professional individual should be proficient in at least one programming language, such as Java, .NET, PHP, Python, Ruby, or Perl, in order to work effectively with other teams inside the organization. Additionally, the Lead DevOps Engineer must be familiar with Azure, AWS, Docker, and Kubernetes, as well as the proper use of development tools such as GitHub and dependency management.
Bachelors Degree and 7 or more years of experience in the Application Design and Development areaOR
High School Diploma or Equivalent and 9 or more years of experience in the Application Design and Development area
Good communication and presentation skills
Application Optimization experience
Business Objects application experience
Big Data application experience
Power Business Intelligence experience
MS Azure Application experience
Flow optimization in delivery process
Application automation experience
Consulting background is a plus
Working with distributed teams and customers
Cultural awareness and culture of shared responsibility and collaboration
Relocation Assistance Available
As a condition of employment at Zurich, employees must adhere to our COVID-related health and safety protocols ( https://www.zurichna.com/careers/faq ), including, without limitation, a requirement that employees attest as to their vaccination status with a YES/NO, and upload proof of vaccination status, or negative COVID test results when allowable, to a third-party vendor. These are continuously re-evaluated and the requirements may change at any time.
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Now is the time to move forward and make a difference. At Zurich, we want you to share your unique perspectives, experiences and ideas so we can grow and drive sustainable change together. As part of a leading global organization, Zurich North America has over 150 years of experience managing risk and supporting resilience. Today, Zurich North America is a leading provider of commercial property-casualty insurance solutions and a wide range of risk management products and services for businesses and individuals. We serve more than 25 industries, from agriculture to technology, and we insure 90% of the Fortune 500®. Our growth strategy is not limited to our business. As an employer, we strive to provide ongoing career development opportunities, and we foster an environment where voices are diverse, behaviors are inclusive, actions drive equity, and our people feel a sense of belonging. Be a part of the next evolution of the insurance industry. Join us in building a brighter future for our colleagues, our customers and the communities we serve. Zurich maintains a comprehensive employee benefits package for employees as well as eligible dependents and competitive compensation. Please clickhere (https://www.zurichna.com/careers) to learn more.
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Location(s): AM - Schaumburg
Remote Working: No
Schedule: Full Time
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