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Automation Infrastructure Engineer

Engineering/IT/Security/Software Development
19000065 Requisition #
Position Overview

Entrust Datacard is currently looking for a Automation Infrastructure Engineer to join our Commercial Services infrastructure team in support of our Financial Instance Issuance Service an instantly personalized, secure physical and digital payment credentials service vertical.  


This position will be based in Denver, Colorado and will report to the Manager, Commercial Services.


The Cloud Service Delivery team is responsible for building and maintaining the cloud platform onto which all future Entrust Datacard service environments will be built. This cloud platform will include public and private cloud deployments, extensive automation, and DevOps practices.


The Automation Infrastructure Engineer will take an active role in the design and implementation of automated orchestration, configuration and deployment of assets into both public and private clouds.  This is a key initiative for Entrust Datacard and we are looking for talented, experienced individuals to help us achieve our goals.

  • Lead day-to-day support activities for services developed using the DevOps practice.
  • Establish standards and repeatable processes for managing change across environments, taking advantage of innovative cloud technologies, DevOps tools and practices.
  • Assist with transition of colleagues and services from a legacy operating model to cloud operating model.
  • Apply knowledge of various programming/scripting languages, support best practices and configuration management to support and maintain services.
  • Build operational documentation from existing service architectures and standards.
  • Participate in the service on-call rotation providing 24/7 incident response.
  • Participate in day-to-day infrastructure operations, technical guidance and support issue resolutions, including duty pager support throughout the workday, evenings and weekends; in accordance with published Service Level Agreements.
  • Collaborate across all verticals within the organization using Agile methodologies and processes.
  • Develop plans and strategies, influence technology roadmaps for SaaS and PaaS solutions across public and hybrid delivery models with a global perspective in mind.
  • Use creative and innovative approaches to solve problems.
  • Effectively lead and motivate teams through significant change.
  • Embrace a start-up mentality.

Basic Qualifications:

The ideal candidate has a broad technical understanding of cloud infrastructure technologies in general, including enterprise security, storage, networking, virtualization, data center, integration architecture, orchestration technologies, OSS/BSS management,  service delivery and application development lifecycle management.

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or equivalent technical degree and/or work experience.
  • 5+ years of experience in IT deployments
  • Solid understanding of IT systems development process, including architecture, design and engineering, and operations.
  • System administration experience.
  • Public/Private Cloud and/or Virtualized Infrastructure experience – AWS/Azure/VMware.
  • Experience with Windows operating systems, Linux, Redhat, CentOS,
  • Solid experience with languages such as PowerShell , Python, GO, BASH.
  • Must have an expert-level understanding of software development and deployment processes, especially within a DevOps practice.

Preferred Qualifications and Experience:

  • Configuration management tools
  • CI/CD workflow and automated deployment frameworks
  • Release management in an operational setting
  • Supporting agile SDLC functions in a service provider environment 
  • Deep understanding of cloud computing and service based architectures.
  • Ability to communicate technology strategy and approach to developers, operations, and management.
  • Technology leadership skills to include coaching/mentoring/teaching, critical thinking/judgement, facilitation and leading change.
About Entrust Datacard

Our growing company relies on curious, dedicated and innovative colleagues to anticipate the future and provide solutions for a more connected, mobile and secure world. Entrust Datacard technologies and expertise help government agencies, enterprises and financial institutions in more than 150 countries serve and safeguard citizens, employees and consumers. Each year, our solutions secure billions of transactions — and every day, our technologies issue and manage more than 10 million secure identities. How do we do all of this? Together.

Join us. Together we’ll create solutions for a more connected, mobile and secure life.

For more information, visit www.entrustdatacard.comFollow us on Twitter, YouTube and LinkedIn.



Entrust Datacard Limited is an EOE/People with Disabilities employer.


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