Aaron's Inc DevOps Delivery Engineer in Kennesaw, Georgia

Aaron’s has a long legacy as an industry leader with continued growth. In business since 1955, we have grown to over 1,860 stores across North America built on a foundation of excellence, customer focus, quality products and services. Personally and professionally, we hold ourselves to high standards and an unwavering commitment to do what’s right; treating every individual with respect, compassion and integrity. We are highly invested in the communities we serve through our community outreach programs, donating time, products and services locally and nationally.

As a potential Aaron’s Associate, you’ll share our purpose and passion for making a real difference in the lives of others and the rewards that come from creating strong personal connections for life. You’ll be a contributing team member in an environment that embraces challenge and has a strong drive to achieve. We like to set the bar high, roll up our sleeves and work together to out-perform the competition. You’ll have an opportunity to work in an environment which prides itself on recognizing and rewarding top performers.

Interested in becoming a DevOps Delivery Engineer at Aaron’s? As a DevOps Delivery Engineer, you will use a consultative approach and combine concepts from Agile and continuous integration/continuous deployment (CI/CD) to grow platform use and empower development teams for future success. You will provide infrastructure, build-and-release, and CI/CD expertise to software development teams across the company, work with program teams to understand their product requirements, and provide guidance on developer platform implementation. You will also evaluate prospective engagements, draft proposals, and advise partners on how to achieve strategic development objectives, and work with senior software managers and architects to develop multi-generation technology plans. Come see why the difference is personal at Aaron’s, connect with us today!

Duties

  • Implement an automated process for environment creation and configuration

  • Identify, document, and automate the installation and configuration of supporting systems, tools, and agents

  • Evangelize automation and process improvement throughout the IT organization

  • Create and maintain application performance and exception monitors, dashboards, and alerts

  • Work with other teams to automate requests using ServiceNow service requests, orchestration, and automation functions

  • Maintaining, organizing, and using version control workflows to store all configurations

  • Represent and build Aaron’s IT involvement in the Atlanta Technology community

Position Requirements

  • 2+ years working directly with and/or supporting a software development team

  • 5+ years’ experience with Windows servers, 2+ years with Linux

  • 2+ years’ experience in system programming and/or scripting. (PowerShell, Bash, Ruby, etc.)

  • Configuration management tools (Puppet, Chef, Ansible, Salt)

  • Experience building and maintaining CI/CD pipelines

  • Experience integrating API's

  • Understanding of infrastructure as code concepts

  • Web Servers – IIS, Apache, Tomcat

  • Cloud/Virtualization technologies – Azure, AWS, or VMWare preferred.

  • Network Infrastructure – DNS, LDAP, SMTP, SNMP, NFS, DHCP, SSH

  • Demonstrated ability to work with cross-functional teams

  • Exceptional communication skills with technical and non-technical communities

At Aaron’s, you will have access to a comprehensive benefits package that includes:

Paid time off including vacation days, sick days and holidays

Ongoing training and development

Medical, dental & vision insurance

401(k) plan

Life insurance

Disability benefits

Employee Purchase Discounts

A drug screen and criminal background investigation are required before beginning employment at Aaron’s. A job performance reference check is also required.

Aaron’s is an Equal Opportunity Employer.