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DevOps Support Engineer

At Northwestern Mutual, we are strong, innovative and growing. We invest in our people. We care and make a positive difference.


To support our growing team, we are looking for a DevOps Support Engineer to work with our Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery team! You're the right fit if you love to solve problems and are always striving to learn new things. We need an experienced engineer who has a strong background around SCM, CI, and CD. We're looking for self-motivated and self-driven engineers who are passionate about what they do and love technology. You will be working on the CICD Engineering team building automation for delivery pipelines for applications in a containerized/public cloud environment and legacy systems as well. These systems support the future development of the client and planner experiences for Northwestern Mutual.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Enable developer productivity in support of business objectives

  • Assisting development teams to apply automation patterns.

  • Creating patterns of automation for CI/CD, infrastructure deployment, maintenance, monitoring, security and compliance using industry and enterprise best practices.

  • Continuously improve patterns and workflow by collecting and responding to feedback and key metrics.

  • Partnering with other enterprise teams on emerging best practices, patterns and technology.


  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience

  • 1-3 years experience

  • 1 year of professional IT experience · Experience with CI/CD concepts and tools (i.e. GitLab, testing concepts, change management, blue/green, infrastructure as code)

  • Experience with infrastructure automation tools or coding/scripting (i.e. ansible, terraform, python, JavaScript, PowerShell)

  • Creative problem solving skills

  • Proactively learn emerging platforms and related technology

  • Ability to solve technical issues and enable/teach peers to be self sufficient

  • Ability to articulate opinions to team members and share ideas

  • Experience with Agile methodologies/DevOps environment


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W e are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age or status as a protected veteran, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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We’re excited about the potential people bring to Northwestern Mutual. You can grow your career here while enjoying first-class perks, benefits, and commitment to diversity and inclusion.