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DevOps Infrastructure Engineer (Remote)

Date:  May 13, 2022

Broomfield, CO, US

Company:  Vail Resorts
Shift Type:  Year Round

As a leading mountain resort operator with over 40 resorts in sixteen states and four countries. We exist to create an Experience of a Lifetime for our employees, so they can, in turn, provide and Experience of a Lifetime for our guests. We are looking for leaders, innovators, creators, and ambitious professionals to join our talented team. If you’re ready to pursue your fullest potential, we want to get to know you!


Many of our Corporate function teams can now live and work in any of the states in which Vail Resorts currently operates* – enabling flexible remote work alongside a commitment to building and maintaining strong culture both in person and virtually. If you’re ready to pursue your fullest potential, we want to get to know you. Find your purpose with us at



As of Nov. 15, 2021, Vail Resorts will be requiring all employees across North America to be vaccinated for COVID-19.


Job Summary:

Do you enjoy working cross-functionally, automating everything, and driving continuous improvement?  Are you looking to join a group of like-minded collaborators driving transformations and delivering value for the team, our partners, and the organization?


If you answered yes, then a role as a DevOps Infrastructure Engineer on our Application Infrastructure team may be right for you. Our DevOps engineers are focused on providing application support for numerous web applications, systems, and integrations supporting various IT application development teams and business representatives for industry leading projects, enhancements and maintenance.  


Job Responsibilities:

  • Works with development teams and business representatives as part of the delivery team to support current business objectives
  • Discusses, analyzes, reviews, and resolves usability issues in conjunction with development teams
  • Recommends solutions by defining architecture, functional capabilities, system security and environmental fit
  • Implements approved modifications to systems, integrations or software
  • Adheres to and supports regulatory compliance and security standards (PCI, SOX, CIS, CCPA)
  • Reviews, plans, implements and communicates code deployments across the enterprise
  • Maintains and upgrades fleets of systems to meet compliance, performance and feature requirements
  • Configures monitoring/alerting and responds to alerts as required by SLAs
  • Collaborates on the research, planning and implementing new technologies to support the overall infrastructure group and applications teams SDLCs
  • Works with other engineers and developers to deliver POCs of proposed solutions
  • Maintains web application firewalls, content delivery networks, container infrastructure, application gateways, and load balancers
  • Facilitates application pen testing, vulnerability remediation and implementation of compensating controls
  • System administration of application servers (Microsoft and Red Hat)
  • Performs software upgrades
  • Performs vulnerability remediation and patching
  • Provides occasional after-hours support and holiday coverage as part of an on-call rotation
  • Creates and maintains documents, scripts and configurations on a collaborative platform
  • Assists development teams in establishing CI/CD pipelines and other DevOps operations
  • Automates processes via scripting and infrastructure as code
  • Performs other related duties as assigned


Job Qualifications:


  • Excellent collaborative, analytical and problem-solving capabilities
  • Systems administration in Windows and Linux (hardening, configuration, and patching)
  • Thorough understanding of hosting web applications (IIS, .NET, Sitecore, Umbraco, Node.js)
  • Experience with the following:
    • Containers (Kubernetes, Docker)
    • PKI management and certificate provisioning
    • Network load balancers (F5, Azure, Traefik)
    • Caching, CDNs, WAFs, Cloud Hosting (Redis, Azure, Akamai, F5)
    • CI/CD and Configuration Management tools (Bamboo, GitHub, Octopus, Puppet, ProGet, Azure DevOps, Ansible, Terraform)
  • Familiarity with the following desired:
    • Regulatory compliance (PCI, SOX, CCPA, GDPR)
    • Networking and firewall technology
    • Application troubleshooting
    • Security operations
    • Agile and code deployment methodologies
    • PowerShell, Bash sell, or Perl scripting
    • Consuming APIs  


  • Bachelor’s degree in IS, Engineering, Computing, or related field required; or equivalent work experience.
  • 3+ years for hard skills listed above supporting an enterprise technology environment
  • Business Analyst, Development, and/or Project Management experience a plus


The budgeted range starts at $100,000 - $125,450 + annual bonus.  Actual pay will be adjusted based on experience.


The perks include a free ski pass, and a set of benefits including... 

  • Medical, Dental, Vision insurance, and a 401(k) retirement plan  
  • Hourly employees are generally eligible for accrued Paid Time Off (PTO), Extra Time Off (ETO) and Sick Time.  Salaried employees are generally eligible for Flexible Time Off (FTO) 
  • Paid Parental Leave for eligible mothers and fathers  
  • Healthcare & Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts  
  • Life, AD&D, and disability insurance 


Reach Your Peak at Vail Resorts.  At Vail Resorts, our team is made whole by the brave, passionate individuals who ambitiously push boundaries and challenge the status quo. Whether you’re looking for seasonal work or the career of a lifetime, join us today to reach your peak. 


* Remote work is currently permitted from British Columbia and the 16 U.S. states in which we currently operate. This includes: California, Colorado, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, New Hampshire, New York, Nevada, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Utah, Vermont, Washington State, Wisconsin, and Wyoming.


Vail Resorts is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law.

Requisition ID 420297

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