DevOps Engineer II

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska

Omaha, NE Technology

This role will utilize previous experience and skills with development and infrastructure to create and maintain necessary IS operational and technical support functions in partnership with other peer technical teams. This role is responsible for developing, configuring, deploying, monitoring and sustaining technology across environments.

What you'll do:

  • Design and implement processes and tools to help Software Development and Infrastructure teams work efficiently. Act as a subject matter expert and primary contact for IS peer teams.
  • Develop or further existing automation and system management tools and processes by writing algorithms to create software bots that reduce manual efforts and increase overall efficiency.
  • Partner with Enterprise Architecture, Infrastructure and Software Development teams to research industry trends and develop product roadmaps for tools, perform upgrades and complete sustainability activities.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve issues in our dev, test, and production environments. Database tuning and performance analysis. Index analysis and fine tuning.
  • Participate in coaching and leading others toward technical skill development.
  • Active participant in the internal COP (Community of Practice) group
  • Utilize previous experience to facilitate and lead the critical file transfer processes.
  • Ensure frequent and meaningful communications across IS and business partners via both formal and informal channels.

To be considered for this position, you must have:

  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university in Computer Science, Information Systems or a related field of study.
  • 3-4 years of experience with engineering relational database administration, specifically in MS SQL Server or Cosmos DB.
  • Experience with software lifecycle processes, code reviews, and source control platforms like SSDT, Visual Studio, GIT, VSTS/Azure DevOps.
  • Ability to write ARM templates and a strong influencer of Infrastructure as a code.
  • High attention to new Azure services and features and deep curiosity about technology and industry trends.
  • Strong Knowledge & ability to code in PowerShell
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience may be substituted for this requirement.


The strongest candidates for this position will also possess:

  • Experience with DevOps principles (continuous integration, continuous deploy, continuous delivery)
  • Infrastructure Automation and Development
  • Source Control platforms like SSDT, Visual Studio, GIT, VSTS/DevOps
  • Logging and Monitoring using OMS
  • Previous experience with Azure


We strongly believe that diversity of experience, perspectives, and background will lead to a better workplace for our employees and a better product for our customers and members.

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska is an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans

Job ID: 1009

Posted 25 days ago

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