Farmers Insurance Careers

DevOps Engineer ( Private Cloud & AWS ) - Subject Matter Expert II

Woodland Hills, California
Information Technology

Job Description

Requisition ID: 1800073M
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Join a team of diverse professionals at Farmers to acquire skills on the job and apply your learned knowledge to future roles at Farmers. Farmers Insurance also offers extensive training opportunities through the award winning University of Farmers named by Training magazine amongst top 10 corporate training units in the world. Start your career at Farmers today! 
Job Summary   
In this role, the DevOps admin will manage automate application provisioning on VM’s and Containers and implement CI / CD using Jenkins.
Essential Job Functions   


  • Automate all aspects of service delivery.
  • Automate High Availability and Disaster Recovery for all production applications.
  • Work Closely with Agile based Scrum Development and Testing Teams.
  • Follow ITIL methodologies - Release, Change, Incident, Problem Management etc.
  • Work as a liaison - DBA, Network, Security Teams etc.
  • Quickly adapt new automation technologies and implement the same.
  • Instrument Monitoring APM tools.
  • Integrate autoamtion tools with Service Now for automated change requests.
  • Perform other job related duties as assigned.

Education Requirements: Bachelors degree or equivalent or specific relevant experience.   

Experience Requirements: 


  • Must have experience with Kubernetes, Helm , Dockers.
  • Experience with AWS platform is a  must.
  • Manage all middleware technologies on Containers.
  • Must have experience with Nginx or HAProxy.
  • Automate code deployment into containers.
  • Experience with deployment automation tools Jenkins or Bamboo is a must.
  • Must be highly proficient with Ansible, Shell and Python Scripting.
  • Must have experience with one of the APM monitoring tools - AppDynamics,Dynatrace and Wily CA.
  • Must have Solid Experience in - JMS, JNDI, JVM performance tuning.
  • Must have experience with Tomcat, Jboss,  Apache Kafka, ZooKeeper, Redis etc.
  • Mush have experience in JAVA,J2EE,JMS, Spring, Webservices(SOAP,REST etc) and other web technologies.
  • 24x7 on-cal support.

Special Skill Requirement   

Good written and oral skills.
(Internal Title: App SME II)
Farmers is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the strength of a diverse workforce. 






Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: 10/27/2018