Senior Kubernetes Engineer Customer Digital Solutions

  • Publix,
  • Remote or Lakeland, FL 33815
  • 3 hours ago
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Job Description

Publix Super Markets, Inc. is the largest privately-owned food retailer in the nation with more than 1,200 stores and more than 200,000 associates throughout the Southeast. We are associate-owned, proud of our family atmosphere, and consistently named as one of the best companies to work for in America. We are largely debt-free and renowned for our financial performance as well as our premier customer service. Publixs Information Services (I/S) department is located in Lakeland, Florida and Alpharetta, Georgia and employs over 1000 associates. I/S provides the information technology required for all Publix business units including retail stores and all office and warehouse environments. The Publix I/S mission is to maximize the value of information technology to Publix associates and customers. Publix is able to offer virtual/remote employment for this position in the following states: FL, GA, AL, TN, SC, NC, VA
Join our growing customer digital solutions team! This position is part of an overall digital transformation effort that develops and maintains customer facing application in the Azure cloud and then modernize the application to a microservices architecture. is seeking a highly motivated senior engineer to enable the adoption of a digital platform based on Kubernetes. This position is a challenging role as the associate will be responsible for contributing to the creation and support of our digital platform that includes running Kubernetes from the Public Cloud.

Job Responsibilities
The job responsibilities for this position are:
  • Support the deployment and operation of Kubernetes, including Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Assist in troubleshooting/remediation and pro-active maintenance of all hardware and software elements that combine to deliver the platform
  • Assist developers in using the Kubernetes platforms.
  • Work as part of the operations team to handle incidents and requests for the Kubernetes environments
  • Assist in developing operational procedures including security hardening, monitoring, upgrades, and capacity planning
The required qualifications for this position are:
  • Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or equivalent years of IT hands-on experience
  • 7+ years of experience in Information Technology, with strong hands-on experience in Cloud Technologies or Systems Engineering.
  • 3 years of experience deploying and supporting applications in a large-scale production environment hosted in Azure public cloud.
  • 2-4 years administering a Kubernetes cluster in a production environment
  • 2-4 years experience working with container platforms such as Docker or RKT
  • 2-4 years administering a Linux distribution in a production environment
  • Experience with identifying and remediating Kubernetes vulnerabilities
  • Experience with maintenance such as Kubernetes patches and upgrades
  • Experience managing multiple Kubernetes clusters in a production environment
  • Experience managing Kubernetes clusters in cloud providers such as Azure or Google Cloud
  • Experience working with Git and supporting CI/CD pipelines
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Commitment to Publix and our Mission

The preferred qualifications for this position are:
  • An active Certified Kubernetes Administrator (CKA) or Certified Kubernetes Application Developer (CKAD) certification
  • Experience with logging and monitoring applications such as Prometheus, Elasticsearch, FleuntD, Kibana, Grafana, and etc.
  • Experience with Artifactory or Nexus
  • Knowledge of Kubernetes DNS how it interacts with external DNS servers
  • Experience collaborating with and across Agile teams to design, develop, test, implement, and support technical solutions in full-stack development tools and technologies
  • Employee stock ownership plan that contributes Publix stock to associates each year at no cost
  • An opportunity to purchase additional shares of our privately-held stock
  • 401(k) retirement savings plan
  • Group health plan (with prescription benefits)
  • Group dental plan
  • Group vision plan
  • Sick pay
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Long-term disability insurance
  • Company-paid life insurance (with accidental death & dismemberment benefits)
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vacation pay
  • Free hot lunches (buffet-style) at facilities with a cafeteria
  • Paycheck direct deposit
  • Credit union
  • Access to over 50 discount offers including discounts on computer, vehicle and wireless purchases
  • 6 paid holidays (associates can exchange the following holidays with their managers approval: New Years Day, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, and Labor Day).

Company Information

We are Publix Technology, the award-winning technical group of the largest employee-owned company in the nation, Publix Super Markets, Inc. Publix Technology associates place the highest priority on job security and customer service. This makes Publix one of the best-run, most financially secure companies in the world, as well as a leader in giving back to the communities in which we serve. As a top grocery retail company with nearly 1,300 stores and more than 225,000 associates, you may ask: What technology-related career opportunities and benefits does Publix have to offer a technology professional such as yourself? In one word – plenty! Publix Technology is a team of over 1,600 associates dedicated to providing the highest level of technical innovation and customer satisfaction in the industry. We offer intern, entry-level, senior and manager level positions. No matter what your specialty or interest is in technology – security, architecture, infrastructure, integration, or programming – we have a career for you where you will be motivated, respected and challenged. It’s why we are on Fortune Magazine’s Best Companies to Work For list, as well for Best Workplaces in Retail, Best Workplaces for Women, Best Workplaces for Diversity, Best Workplaces for Millennials, and many other award lists. Publix Technology associates enjoy the ability to own Publix stock, work-from-home potential, highly competitive pay, health insurance and other benefits. Join Publix Technology — where working is a pleasure!

Dice Id : 10120920
Position Id : 21124BR
Originally Posted : 3 months ago

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