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Lumen Lead Software Engineer - DevOps - Remote in FRISCO, Texas

About Lumen

Lumen is guided by our belief that humanity is at its best when technology advances the way we live and work. With 450,000 route fiber miles serving customers in more than 60 countries, we deliver the fastest, most secure global platform for applications and data to help businesses, government and communities deliver amazing experiences. Learn more about Lumen’s network, edge cloud, security and communication and collaboration solutions and our purpose to further human progress through technology at, LinkedIn: /lumentechnologies, Twitter: @lumentechco, Facebook: /lumentechnologies, Instagram: @lumentechnologies and YouTube: /lumentechnologies.

The Role

Lumen SP&T is looking for a DevOps Engineer to join our OSS organization to help transform our Inventory, Qualification, and Provisioning applications. This individual will drive the DevOps culture by working with multi-disciplinary teams (Developers, Architects, Testers, Infrastructure, Enterprise DevOps), to fully automate the infrastructure, build, and deployment process both for on-prem and cloud, in a fast-paced agile environment. The candidate will also help ensure adequate monitoring, logging, reporting, and alerting solutions are in place to achieve high system reliability.

The Main Responsibilities

  • Participate in software development using Agile/Scrum methodologies

  • Develop and support CI/CD pipelines using the DevOps toolchain for different technologies

  • Develop POCs using emerging technologies for continuous improvement of the overall development and deployment process

  • Help integrate apps with enterprise monitoring tools, support systems, and log platforms and build system health dashboards

  • Attend daily stand-ups, sprint planning sessions, and retrospectives to plan, track, and code development tasks

  • Ability to work in a team-oriented environment where team members and business partners are located across the US and internationally

  • Provide on-call support

What We Look For in a Candidate

  • 4+ years of experience as a DevOps engineer

  • 2+ years of software development experience leveraging one or more programming languages such as Java, Python, .NET, NodeJS, etc.

  • Experience building CI/CD pipelines using various tools such as Jira, GitHub, Jenkins, Junit, Mockito, Docker, Nexus repository, Maven/Gradle, Sonarqube, Kubernetes, etc.

  • Experience building REST APIs and containerization of microservices

  • Experience working with SQL and No SQL databases like Oracle, MySQL, MongoDB, etc.

  • Experience with at least one of the cloud platforms like AWS, Azure, or Google Cloud

  • Working knowledge of AppDynamics, BigPanda & Splunk for monitoring, alerting, and centralized logging of applications and services

Preferred (Not mandatory):

  • Knowledge of Infrastructure as Code tools like Terraform, Ansible, etc.

  • Knowledge of Test Driven Development, Selenium, and Robot Framework for test automation

  • Experience with UNIX shell scripts, Perl, etc.

  • Any Cloud Certification

What to Expect Next

Requisition #: 317375

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EEO Statement

We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all persons regardless of race, color, ancestry, citizenship, national origin, religion, veteran status, disability, genetic characteristic or information, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, family status, pregnancy, or other legally protected status (collectively, “protected statuses”). We do not tolerate unlawful discrimination in any employment decisions, including recruiting, hiring, compensation, promotion, benefits, discipline, termination, job assignments or training.

NOTE: Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.


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This position is eligible for either short-term incentives or sales compensation. Director and VP positions also are eligible for long-term incentive. To learn more about our bonus structure, you can view additional information here. ( We're able to answer any additional questions you may have as you move through the selection process.

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This information reflects the base salary pay range for this job based on current national market data. Ranges may vary based on the job's location. We offer competitive pay that varies based on individual experience, qualifications and other relevant factors. We encourage you to apply to positions that you are interested in and for which you believe you are qualified. To learn more, you are welcome to discuss with us as you move through the selection process.