Devops Automation Engineer

Hearst Newspapers Indianapolis , IN 46218

Posted 5 months ago

In Some Jobs You Take Orders. In This One, You Write History.

Did you know that you can design software that helps save lives while reducing healthcare costs? FDB does just that!

Join the healthcare information technology team that's turning drug and medical device data into knowledge used by thousands of hospitals; the majority of U.S. health plans, retail pharmacies, and pharmacy benefit managers; and millions of healthcare decision makers throughout the world. Partnering with our information system developer and healthcare institution customers, you'll help evolve leading-edge thinking into reality and make a measurable difference in improving human health.

We're looking for people who are: Intelligent. Productive. Committed. Willing and able to go above and beyond. Passionate about making a difference. Innovative. Energized. And want to play an essential role in a successful company's continued growth.

Are you ready for this exciting challenge?

First Databank (FDB) is currently seeking a DevOps Automation Engineer. This position is a hands-on technical role and plays a critical role in the delivery of high-quality products to the healthcare industry. This is a cross-functional role on our Infrastructure team, interfacing with our architecture, security, cloud, and DevOps teams. The goal of the infrastructure team is to build infrastructure and applications in the cloud and provide a solid DevOps framework for both the development and infrastructure teams. These teams consist of engineers that love to solve problems with simple and elegant designs experimenting with and using the latest technologies. Most importantly, although members work as part of a team, they are also given the freedom to work autonomously to achieve the team's goals.

This position will be based out of the Indianapolis office.


  • Provide insight into and knowledge of the latest DevOps best practices, technology, solutions and industry trends

  • Work closely with team members to understand the IT business requirements that drive the analysis and design of technical solutions in compliance with architectural blueprints and business strategies

  • Use DevOps methodologies to automate existing processes and design new cloud-based infrastructure based on an infrastructure as code mindset

  • Document and communicate all aspects of automated processes

  • Provide infrastructure architecture advice, planning guidance, and quality assurance guidance development and infrastructure teams

  • Provide insight into and knowledge of the latest cloud architectures, technology, solutions and industry trends

  • Implement and evaluate cloud-based security using best practices

Required Experience

  • Bachelor's degree preferred

  • Three to five years DevOps automation experience

  • Five years overall IT experience

Preferred Skills:

  • Cloud platforms including Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud Platform, Microsoft Azure

  • Knowledge of networking concepts TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP, SSH, RDP, VPN, subnetting

  • Docker, Git, Vagrant

  • Ansible, Puppet, Terraform, Chef

  • Scripting languages such as Python, Bash, PowerShell

  • Linux/Unix, Windows O/S

  • Monitoring (Sensu, Nagios, etc)

  • Other items include Job Scheduling software, Confluence/Admin

  • Very strong interpersonal and communication skills

  • Great troubleshooting and problem-solving skills

  • Desire and ability to quickly learn new skills

  • Mentoring and negotiating skills

  • Highly flexible, able to adapt to changing priorities

  • Team-oriented

  • Proficient in documenting existing/new processes

  • Cloud-based certifications are a bonus

About FDB:

FDB is the leading provider of drug and medical device knowledge that helps healthcare professionals make precise decisions. With thousands of customers worldwide, FDB enables our information system developer partners to deliver valuable, useful, and differentiated solutions. We offer more than three decades of experience in transforming medical knowledge into actionable, targeted, and effective solutions that help improve patient safety, operational efficiency, and healthcare outcomes. For a complete look at our solutions and services, please visit or follow us on Twitter and LinkedIn.

We value Integrity, Respect, Responsibility, Teamwork, and Creativity. Our offices in South San Francisco and Indianapolis have been awarded with Top Workplaces honors by The Bay Area News Group and the Indy Star, respectively, including the most recent honor awarded to our Indianapolis office in 2017 & 2018 (the Top Workplaces honors are based solely on the results of an employee feedback survey by a leading research firm that specializes in organizational health and workplace improvement). FDB offers competitive salaries and extensive benefits including medical, dental, vision, long term disability, life insurance, and matching 401k.

FDB is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.


For more information about equal employment opportunity protections, view the EEO is the Law poster.

If you have a disability and need an accommodation in connection with the on-line application process, please email us at or by phone at 800.633.3453.

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