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Senior DevOps Engineer II

Newport Beach, CA Pacific Life

Job Description:

Pacific Life is investing in bright, agile and diverse talent to contribute to our mission of innovating our business and creating a superior customer experience. We’re actively seeking a talented DevOps Engineer to join our automation team in Newport Beach, CA. This role can be hybrid.

As a Senior DevOps Engineer, you’ll play a key role in Pacific Life’s growth and long-term success by leading the DevOps/Automation team. You will fill existing role that sits on a team of six people in the corporate division. Your colleagues will include System Administrators and System Infrastructure Engineer professionals. The ideal candidate is a blend of a pragmatic operator and software craftsman that applies sound engineering principles, operational discipline, and mature automation to our environments.

How you will make an impact:

  • Overall working knowledge across IT and passion for automation,  motivated to constantly be up to date with the newest technologies and proactively bring ideas to the table
  • Building and implementing CI/CD pipelines
  • Extensive experience with Ansible (AWX/Ansible Tower/Automation Platform) experience deploying preferred, working knowledge/experience with deploying/managing/troubleshooting PostgreSQL Database with failover testing
  • Ability to challenge the status quo and help others achieve while working in an “Agile” mindset
  • AWS technology and methodologies
  • Develop, build, test, and deploy DevOps tools

The experience you will bring:

  • 5+ years of experience in infrastructure administration, DevOps, Ansible, Terraform or a similar role
  • Bachelor’s degree in CIS, engineering, or related fields
  • Strong problem-solving skills through research and documentation
  • Strong understanding of API connectivity (between Ansible and other tools)
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills that align with the people-first culture at PL
  • bring ideas to the table
  • Building and implementing CI/CD pipelines
  • Passionate about achieving results and comfortable operating in uncharted territory
  • Hands-on experience with Terraform, PowerShell, Python, and YAML
  • Solid knowledge of Linux/Windows servers, and network devices is an advantage

What will make you stand out:

  • Experience with Docker/Kubernetes is a plus
  • Experience working with ServiceNow is a plus

You belong at Pacific Life

At Pacific Life we are committed to a culture of belonging, a space where all employees are empowered to be authentic. One way we cultivate an inclusive culture is through our employee connection groups. The purpose of these employee-led groups is to offer a place to build community, connection, camaraderie, and a sense of belonging. Each group can be active in education, advocacy, recruitment, and community building throughout our organization. Learn more about our employee connection groups at

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Base Pay Range:

The base pay range noted provides a basis to determine the appropriate offer dependent upon several factors including but not limited to geographic location, experience, skills, education and pay equity. Also, most employees are eligible for additional incentive pay.

$113,700.00 – $142,100.00 – $191,900.00

Your Benefits Start Day 1  

Your wellbeing is important to Pacific Life, and we’re committed to providing you with flexible benefits that you can tailor to meet your needs. Whether you are focusing on your physical, financial, emotional, or social wellbeing, we’ve got you covered.

  • Prioritization of your health and well-being including Medical, Dental, Vision, and Wellbeing Reimbursement Account that can be used on yourself or your eligible dependents
  • Generous paid time off options including: Paid Time Off, Holiday Schedules, and Financial Planning Time Off
  • Paid Parental Leave as well as an Adoption Assistance Program
  • Competitive 401k savings plan with company match and an additional contribution regardless of participation

EEO Statement:

Pacific Life Insurance Company is an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action Employer, M/F/D/V. If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request an accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access our career center as a result of your disability. To request an accommodation, contact a Human Resources Representative at Pacific Life Insurance Company.

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