DevOps Security Engineer

Austin, TX 78701

Posted: 10/30/2018 Employment Type: Permanent Industry: Financial Services Job Number: 2018-72 Pay Rate: $64-100K Type: Permanent

Merchant Services Company in Austin, Texas is searching for a DevOps Security Engineer to serve as a key player on the team to help secure on-premise and public cloud environments, cloud management, monitoring and data center automation around platforms that support the world’s largest financial enterprises. 


The company’s platforms, networks, security architecture and partner integrations present technically challenging scalability and performance problems.  Candidate must have a strong aptitude for learning new technologies, and the ability to solve complex problems, and be able to collaborate with peers across multiple cross-functional teams.  



  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience in Computer Science, Information Technology or Business Information Systems or related field.


  • Develop, deploy and support self-service tools that enable network, database, application and other engineers to get things done in AWS and within our on premise infrastructure.
  • Take a written policy and create automation that enforces that policy.  For example, if the company has policy that no S3 bucket should be world readable, you’ll express and test that through Puppet or other tools.
  • Setup network, storage and security environments, leveraging an “infrastructure as code” approach. 
  • Skilled in Hashicorp and other open source tools.
  • Assure cloud solutions and frameworks are built with consideration toward PCI compliance requirements. 
  • Build and maintain documentation in support of service templates to meet both compliance standards and assure a thorough understanding of cloud systems prior to deployment and throughout life-cycle.
  • Design, implement, and test disaster recovery and business continuity architectures.
  • Develop and streamline resource metering and management tools across both AWS and on premise cloud environments.

Technologies Needed:

  • Experience in databases and software applications
  • AWS
  • Cloud Management, monitoring and data center automation
  • Puppet
  • Hashicorp
  • Open source tools
  • Networking, storage and security experience
  • Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity
  • US Citizens and those authorized to work in the U.S. are encouraged to apply.
  • Our client is unable to sponsor at this time.
  • No C2C


Competitive salary, bonus potential and full benefits.


Resume Submittal:

Please submit your resume and salary requirements to

Marie Mikelson
President - Executive Recruiter

Marie is a native Houstonian and has put her energy in building ProFound’s business relationships. She has specialized in IT and software development recruiting in the Houston area since 1999. You will often hear Marie tell people to “get-into-our-circle” because she knows people, companies and she’s working on new jobs all the time. As a professional networker, Marie practices good habits in business development, recruiting, customer service, working with a sense of urgency to help people. She believes in having a foundation of long term relationships in order to be a successful Business Owner, Recruiter and Business Developer.

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