Software Developer (DevOps/AWS)

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State Farm
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Full Time
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Job Description

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A Day In The Life Of A Software Developer (DevOps/AWS) - req10165

Our Enterprise Technology Department is seeking an Experienced Software Developer to work on a team responsible for enabling and supporting a new enterprise/companywide used data lake solution in the cloud. A strategic mindset is required as this assignment will assist in developing solutions, from scratch, to further enable the data lake use to advance data analytics within the business. This role will have multiple opportunities in collaborating and driving development work activities with small groups of peers and business partners. The individual will also have responsibilities for day to day support for the data lake solution in maintenance, administration, consulting on development techniques/best practices and technical recovery as this will lead to new innovative ideas for companywide use.

Responsibilities are rotated within the team to allow all team members to grow technical knowledge, matures support structure within team, matures technical solution by understanding current challenges for end-users and ultimately avoids a single point of failure in support to our business partners. It also decreases wait-time to provide assistance to those seeking guidance/help. This is an awesome opportunity to work in an agile environment on a team with the following responsibilities:
  • Designs, develops, tests and supports software in support of big data and data lake objectives.
  • Applies DevOps mindset where team is accountable for product from inception to sunset
  • Setting up new roles, policies, building S3 buckets following internal standards and configuration requirements
  • Research of new technologies and/or newer versions of those in use with providing recommendations for next steps. Enables ability to consider applying emerging technology solutions to increase efficiency and effectiveness; expectation of continuous innovation.
  • Creating/updating/archiving technical support documentation published for technical support and end-users of the data lake solution
  • Knowledge sharing provided to immediate team members and to others who benefit; multiple formats being used such as presentations in person, online or via recording for on-demand training
  • Consulting on data lake best practices to help others be successful implementing a new business solution
  • Participating in implementing planned changes required for data lake in the scope of responsibilities of the team
  • Participating in technical incident recovery for solutions owned by the team for the data lake. Types of recovery can be performance of overall account, missing data, errors encountered, violations of protocols required, etc.
  • Providing costing reports to end-users to seek to understand expanse management.

Office Location (Dunwoody, GA) ...where we work hard AND play hard! Our campus is conveniently located adjacent to the Dunwoody Marta station.

We Are Looking for Candidates With
  • Very strong oral and written communication skills as the team interacts with all levels within the organization
  • Strong initiative (self-motivation) is needed for continuous innovation with minimal intervention
  • Strong ability to lead solution design, considering risks, mitigations, performance, user experience, and testability
  • Strong DevOps mindset related to accountability of a product from inception to sunset
  • Strong experience with Python and Terraform
  • Strong understanding with common AWS core cloud concepts and native services associated to compute, storage, databases, data movement, network, security, analytics, management, machine learning and cost
  • Strong ability in utilizing agile software development practices, data and testing standards, code reviews, source code management, continuous delivery, and software architecture
  • Past experience/knowledge associated to the use data, development of data models, data analytic concepts/design, supporting databases, or supporting computing resources related to each of these is a plus
  • Experience with JSON is a plus
  • Ability to travel via commercial transportation and/or driving motor vehicles as job requires
  • Ability to work irregular work hours and travel outside normal business hours as job requires
  • Ability to be included in on-call rotation for after business hour support responsibilities as job requires

What You Can Expect
  • Next Steps: Competitive candidates may be invited to participate in the interview process. This is where the excitement begins!
  • Applicants are required to be eligible to lawfully work in the U.S. immediately; employer will not sponsor applicants for U.S. work authorization (e.g. H-1B visa) for this opportunity

What's In It For You
  • Competitive Benefits, Pay and Bonus Potential: Who doesn't want money, right?
  • Volunteer opportunities: Get involved and give back to the community!
  • Tuition Reimbursement: We support opportunities for you to learn and grow!
  • A Learning Culture: Mentoring, Professional Designations, Employee Development, and more!
  • 401k Plan and FULLY FUNDED PENSION: Yes, both. This is kind of a BIG deal!
  • Dress Code: We trust our employees to dress for their day. That's right, we trust you...
  • Free covered garage parking: No more bad hair days from walking in the rain!
  • We embrace Diversity and Inclusion: We are one team and it is simply the right thing to do!
  • Learn more about our benefits at State Farm Careers!

We are not just offering a job but a meaningful career! We're here to help life go right®

Come join our passionate team!


Employment Type:
Regular Full-Time





Company Information

We have one of the largest developer communities in the country, utilizing the latest technologies in Open Source, Rules Engines and Server Oriented Architecture to develop responsive web-based and native mobile applications for both internal and external customers. Our data professionals are able to learn at one of the largest OLAP and Analytical environments in the world. Not to mention, our infrastructure professionals support one of the world's largest private networks with end-to-end connectivity between nearly 150,000 employees, agents, and agent team members at more than 21,000 State Farm locations.
Dice Id : RTL906969
Position Id : req10165
Originally Posted : 3 months ago

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