Proofpoint Security Awareness Training, formally Wombat Security is seeking a DevOps Engineer to join our team at our Pittsburgh office located in the Strip District.
DevOps engineers will be called upon to use their systems administration, system engineering, software engineering, and array of technical knowledge to lead the development, operation, and maintenance of Wombat’s industry leading cyber security software platform.
Employees in this DevOps role will have responsibilities across development operations including requirements definition, design, implementation, testing, and support. Members of this team will be part of a diverse team with every member having a unique skill set to contribute and to lean on and learn from one another.
2+ years experience in a SaaS Environment either as a Software Engineer or Systems / Operations Engineer
2+ years of experience in Linux systems administration and/or engineering
2+ years troubleshooting TCP/IP networks
2+ years work experience with programming or scripting languages such as Java, Ruby, Python, or Bash
2+ years working within a cloud environment (AWS Preferred)
2+ years managing build, deploy, and release cycles (CI/CD)
2+ years working with a configuration management and automation system (Ansible Preferred)
Proficient with version control systems
Understanding of software engineering and web development practices
Understanding of information security concepts and technologies such as IDS, VPN, Splunk, and Firewalls
Strong interpersonal skills (DevOps as a methodology)
Must be able to work independently as well as in small groups to problem solve
Ability to manage inter-team relations and multiple simultaneous projects
Bachelors of Computer Science or equivalent work experience
Prior experience with monolith-to-microservice migration
Prior experience with application containerization and container ecosystems
Experience working in an agile team
Experience working with remote teams across time zones
Natural self starter and continuous learner
General passion for technology
The company offers a competitive base salary and a full benefits package including Medical, Dental and Vision, paid vacation and holidays, 401(k) plan with employer match, life insurance, disability insurance and subsidized parking. Our office is located in the Strip District of Pittsburgh.
About Wombat Security Technologies
Wombat Security, a division of Proofpoint, provides SaaS-based information security awareness and training software to help organizations teach their employees secure behavior.
Recognized as one of the fastest-growing technology companies in North America, we are headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA and have offices in Denver, CO and London, UK — as well as global network of partner organizations. In March 2018, Wombat was acquired by Proofpoint, Inc., a leading cybersecurity company.
Today, we are helping Fortune 1000 and Global 2000 customers in industry segments such as finance, technology, banking, higher education, retail, and consumer packaged goods to strengthen their cybersecurity defenses. Our Security Education Platform includes integrated knowledge assessments, a library of simulated attacks, and interactive training modules, which have been proven to reduce successful phishing attacks and malware infections by up to 90%.