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General Electric Senior DevOps Engineer w/ Unix Administration - REMOTE in Remote,

Job Description Summary

Responsible for programing a component, feature and or feature set. Works independently and contributes to the immediate team and to other teams across business. You will also contribute to design discussions.

Job Description


  • Participate to collaborative discussions between application owners, controls owners and coretech teams to ensure that Sox access reviews are correctly done.

  • Perform daily administration of our on-premise systems including Confluence, JIRA, Artifactory, GitHub, Coverity, Rapid7, GForge, etc

  • Focus on the Sox access reviews defects to remediate them appropriately

  • Facilitate Export Control reviews of software followed by applying and maintaining proper controls

  • Support for upcoming migrations from on-premise systems to cloud

  • Re-define corporate standards for Build.GE service/application deployments. Consult with the key stakeholders to build new workflows and integrations

  • Orchestration of repeatable workflows

  • Audit and maintain a secure environment

  • Provide detailed design and as-built documentation for the platform

  • Recommend enhancements to the platform

  • Participate in a 24x7 on-call rotation for tier 2/3 emergency events

  • Expected to be provide on-call support which may require some off hour work


  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or “STEM” Majors (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) and 4+ years of relevant experience OR equivalent work experience.

  • Candidate must be U.S. Citizen or Green Card holder to be considered for this opportunity. We are unable to consider candidates that would require sponsorship now or in the future for this opportunity.

Technical Expertise:

  • 3+ years in an Agile, Kanban, Scrum or other project management methodology

  • 7+ years of hands-on experience in troubleshooting Linux servers, storage and networking issues

  • 7+ years of deploying Cloud related technologies (Azure, AWS, GPC, Containers/Kubernetes)

  • Strong familiarity with Linux OS and performance optimizations. Knowledge of Linux internals and administration is highly desired

  • Demonstrated experience in automation cloud infrastructure using Terraform, Chef, Puppet, Jenkins, etc

  • Advanced knowledge of configuration management tools: chef, ansible or puppet. Experience in distributing and enforcing standard configurations in AWS infrastructure

  • High level of coding in scripting languages (shell, ruby, python, etc)

  • Hand on experience of LAMP stack, security and server hardening would be a real plus

  • Advanced ability to set priorities and independently resolve complex problems in a fast-paced environment

  • Experience in patching operating systems and performing installation of software releases

  • Proficient interpersonal and communication (verbal and written) skills, with the ability to work independently and interact with a multi-disciplinary staff in a team environment

  • Audit and maintain a secure environment

  • Provide detailed design and as-built documentation for the platform

  • Applied experience with modern application technologies and design patterns including Cloud infrastructure, distributed computing, and/or horizontal scaling

  • Working understanding of database technologies and performance optimization

  • Familiarity with modern storage technologies

  • Experience with research and development of Atlassian technologies

Business Acumen:

Understand key cross-functional concepts that impact the organization; is aware of business priorities and organizational dynamics


Coach and mentor team members.

Familiar with concepts of costing hardware and software components. Works to assure work is on-time and within budget

Deliver tasks on-time with alignment to architectural goals. Can identify and raise issues, risks and benefits

Participate in change initiatives by implementing new directions and providing appropriate information and feedback

Personal Attributes:

High level of energy and enthusiasm with the ability to thrive in a rapidly changing environment

Demonstrated customer focus – evaluates decisions through the eyes of the customer; builds strong customer relationships; creates processes with customer viewpoint; partners with customers

Change oriented –actively generates process improvements; champions and drives change initiatives; confronts

Ability to work with global teams, act independently and as part of a team

Apply values, policies, procedures and precedent to make timely, routine decisions of limited, clear choice

Open-mindedly to new perspectives or ideas. Consider different or unusual solutions when appropriate

Resolve day-to-day issues related to strategy implementation. Escalate issues that impact the client and/or strategic initiatives

Strong analytical and strong problem solving skills - communicates in a clear and succinct manner and effectively evaluates information/data to make decisions; anticipates obstacles and develops plans to resolve

This role is restricted to U.S. persons (i.e., U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and other protected individuals under the Immigration and Naturalization Act, 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)) due to access to export-controlled technology. GE will require proof of status prior to employment.

Additional Information

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer ( . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable).

As a federal government contractor, GE may in the future be required to have U.S. employees fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Some GE customers currently have vaccination mandates that may apply to GE employees.

Relocation Assistance Provided: No

#LI-Remote - This is a remote position