Principal DevOps Engineer

  • New York, NY, USA
  • Employees can work remotely
  • Full-time

Company Description

Who we are:

buildit is a specialist software engineering and consulting organization within Wipro Digital. Our core charter is to help our enterprise customers accelerate their digital transformation programs through our velocity™ consulting practice or rescue at-risk and complex software engineering engagements with targeted interventions.

In addition, our global co-innovation studios are designed to deliver end-to-end design, co-creation, professional education and rapid product development. 

What we do:

  • Velocity Consulting: Targeted intervention to solve highly complex engineering problems or rescue at-risk engagements by small group of experts
  • Co-creation Studios: Ideation, design, training, engineering to product development
  • Professional Education: High-impact training courses taught by practitioners (Agile, and Lean methodologies)

Job Description

What you will do:

We are looking for a senior DevOps Engineer to join our velocity consulting specialist team and help our enterprise customers transforming their business.

3+ years as a DevOps Engineer with hands-on experience of using test automation, CI/CD tools, containers, cloud infrastructure, and other modern technologies, with at least 1 CI/CD pipeline setup from the scratch.

The Senior DevOps Engineer will work our customer’s Platform Engineering and other operations stakeholders to serve as the technical lead. The ideal candidate must have experience with enabling Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment / Delivery (CI/CD) platform for software and infrastructure to be delivered as a service to the development and production support teams. The DevOps engineer will focus on creating tools to automate everything, including but not limited to infrastructure, policy, security configuration and logging/monitoring etc.

Lead and mentor our customer’s software engineering team to develop and scale Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery platform (CI/CD) that will automate the deployment, hardening and policy configuration of application code and infrastructure and ensure that DevOps / engineering best practices are leveraged.

Implement systems improvements by assessing current situation; evaluating trends; anticipating requirements

Ensure security best practices are identified and integrated into systems design and configuration

Assist in evaluating, planning, configuration, and implementation of new software services

Develop custom tools and automation through programming and scripting (i.e., Chef, Puppet, Automation Anywhere, Blue Prism etc.)

Maintain architectural diagram designs and documentation to help partnering cloud infrastructure and application teams to understand the boundaries and capabilities of the tools available to them

Act in a strategic capacity as a senior technical expert for all current Azure Cloud based solutions while keeping abreast of future Azure Cloud solutions

Develop and direct other software engineers


Skills and Experience needed for this position:

Hands-on experience in the following disciplines:

  • Building and maintaining Continuous Integration Tools and Techniques (eg. Azure DevOps, Jenkins, Github Actions).
  • 4+ years of Programming languages (i.e., Java, Python, Golang, AngularJS, React, Node.js, Hadoop, Spark, Storm)
  • Source Control Management tools (i.e., Git, GitHub, Subversion)
  • Issue tracking software (i.e., JIRA)
  • Configuration management and deployment tools (i.e., Ansible, Chef, Puppet).
  • Test Automation ( i.e., Cucumber, Selenium, Protractor, WireMock)
  • Developing enterprise grade software with clear understanding of the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
  • Building and maintaining cloud native services with Azure, AWS or Google
  • Infrastructure as Code techniques (i.e., Terraform, CloudFormation)
  • Enterprise security and hardening best practices
  • Monitoring and logging tools (i.e., LogicMonitor, Sumologic, ELK)
  • Containerization and Container orchestration (i.e., Docker, Kubernetes)
  • Structured databases (i.e., MySQL, DynamoDB, MongoDB)
  • Scheduler (i.e., Autosys)


Bachelor's Degree in Information Technology, Business, or related field

Additional Information

If the above sounds like something you're currently doing, something you believe you can do, or even something you would like to do, get in touch with us and let's have a chat.


We aim to provide feedback as soon as possible. In the meantime, if you have any feedback on the process we would be very keen to hear it. We are constantly looking for ways to improve and refine how we work so would love to hear what your side of the story is, good or bad.

For more information, please, visit our website

Other requirements:

Valid US work authorization (Required) – NO work visa sponsorship available

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