DevOps Engineer – Security



Joining our DevOps team, you are the bridge between Product Engineering and deployment. You will evaluate our systems, establish reliability competencies, bring your security mindset to harden our container environment and microservice architecture, and broaden throughput. Your strong programming skills will be leveraged to build new tooling, automation, test/build infrastructure, and streamline production releases. As a highly collaborative individual, who thrives in a fast paced environment, you will build strong relationships across the Product Engineering teams, bringing insight, ideas, and best practices, furthering our engineering culture.


  • Harden Swoop’s products and systems, focusing on containers, authentication between services, and application/microservice security engineering
  • Collaborate and work across the product engineering teams, engaging early in development cycles, increasing partnership and overseeing successful deployments
  • Build out automated test/build infrastructure supporting Swoop’s internal infrastructure, development environment, build, and installer
  • Analyze, troubleshoot, and debug systems and code in production
  • Design, build, launch, and enhance internal tooling (monitoring, security, networking) leading to more reliable and resilient Swoop products and systems

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, related technical field, or equivalent technical experience
  • 5+ years of experience in developer operations, deployment, and building and troubleshooting production environments
  • Application Security (TLS 1.3, Authentication, Identity Services, Application/Microservice Security)
  • CI/CD Pipeline development experience
  • Experience with Unix/Linux and various flavours
  • Proficiency in Python and Shell scripting
  • Virtualization, Container Orchestration

Preferred Qualifications

  • Strong understanding of Cloud deployment across one or more of the following: AWS, GCP, Azure
  • Experience with Networking Layers 1, 2 and 3 and/or software defined networking
  • Java programming proficiency
  • Experience with Jenkins, Docker, Kubernetes, Git

Swoop Search is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, gender identity or any other factor protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws.