University of Pennsylvania | DevOps Engineer

DevOps Engineer

Location: Annenberg School for Communication

Type: Full Time



The Annenberg School IT team is seeking a highly motivated individual to fill the role of DevOps Engineer. The ideal candidate will have a comprehensive array of technical knowledge, with experience in all phases of the development lifecycle. Design, test, and deliver new system solutions to meet organizational needs; develop and support research center websites, applications, databases, and cloud infrastructure. Design and develop innovative solutions to streamline workflows and support development for future projects in collaboration with research and other key stakeholders. Will be responsible for deployment, monitoring, scaling, and ensuring operational duties necessary when releasing code. Ensure that software works during and after deployment. Build and maintain strategic relationships across the school, university, and special interest groups to leverage resources and maintain knowledge of new and emerging technologies. Position requires occasional work outside normal business hours.


  • AWS cli/console
  • RDS and/or MySQL
  • S3, EC2, CloudFront, Load Balancers
  • Elastic BeanStalk
  • Containerization
  • Python, Bash, or another programming language
  • Automation tools
  • WordPress / Drupal
  • Pantheon SaaS Platform
  • PHP / Composer
  • HTML, CSS, front end JS
  • Git Source Control Management
  • Mobile Development