DevOps Manager

Hot Topic HQ - City of Industry, California - Full-time


We’re seeking a DevOps Manager who’ll manage service delivery, website/systems reliability and scalability for the organization’s multiple platforms including: reporting, configuration and build, testing, planning, and deployment of solutions and will be accountable for all aspects of deployment and technical operations. You will coordinate between a variety of internal development, vendors, and technical experts and serve as the conduit between development operations. 


  • Manage application layers via automation to increase efficiency and utilization
  • Provide core services to Software Engineering teams to standardize vital functionality and processes
  • Research and continually improve capabilities to increase application availability and speed
  • Continually inventory and document all applications and their supporting dependencies
  • Build innovative solutions to reduce complexity and simplify application configuration
  • Reduce deployment errors through standard tools and technologies
  • Manage, lead, and mentor a team of highly technical resources
  • Be accountable and responsible for the accuracy and completeness of assigned work and results and act in a collaborative, team-oriented environment focused on common goals to achieve mutually beneficial results
  • Prioritize and manage workload and communicate issues clearly


  • 8 or more years of experience with increasing responsibility and 5 or more years of direct management experience showing technical leadership abilities and a strong focus on business outcomes
  • A demonstrated understanding of DevOps and technical quality control processes, artifacts, and tools. 6+ years of experience with Unix and Linux administration required
  • An expertise in: Cloud Security best practices and use of firewalls, IPS/IDS, encryption, and incident response; virtualization technology and cloud environments
  • Hands-on experience with deployment automation and automation tools
  • Expertise with: scripting languages (such as PHP, Python, Perl, Ruby), build and release management tools like Jenkins, Nexus, Apache Ant, and Maven, and Configuration Management tools such as Puppet, Chef, or Ansible
  • Solid working experience with Git and a distributed source control system such as GitHub or BitBucket
  • Ability to use a wide variety of open source technologies and tools
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or similar field

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