DevOps Engineer (R1015195) in Frederick, MD at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 10/3/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Summary of Essential Job Functions

  • Manage our SaaS and FSP IT infrastructure to support rapidly increasing user demand
  • Build and automate development tools to support continuous validation of software in compliance with strict regulatory requirements.
  • Execute performance tuning, monitoring, patching and other system administration tasks to support fault-tolerant, high availability infrastructure.
  • Lead a continually improving automated testing effort
  • Coordinate and execute backups, regular maintenance, and disaster recovery tests
  • Contribute to the design and development of new features and applications, ensuring that we deliver solutions that are suited to our operational demands as well as customer needs.
  • Write and maintain procedures and work instructions to thoroughly document and communicate development operations.
  • Support our integrations pipeline and troubleshoot issues.
  • Other tasks as needed


  • Technical/functional expertise
  • Communication
  • Decision making
  • Customer focus
  • Conflict management
  • Energy, motivation and work rate

Supervisory Responsibilities

This position does not have responsibility for managing people. 

Minimum Experience Requirements

  • Bachelors degree or higher
  • At least 1 year of experience managing production systems in a SaaS environment.
  • At least 1 year of experience supporting MS SQL and WIndows IIS
  • At least 1 year of experience in developing automated testing scripts
  • MS and Cisco certifications or commensurate experience

Skill Requirements

  • Experience with managing systems in production using an infrastructure as code model
  • Knowledge of networking and system security, including firewall management and VPNs
  • Knowledge and strong familiarity with SQL, IIS/Windows Server, AWS
  • The ability to be part of a 24/7 on-call rotation
  • Good interpersonal communication and presentation skills
  • Attention to detail

Job ID: R1015195