Senior DevOps Engineer

Minneapolis, Minnesota Apply

The Sr.DevOps Engineer’s primary function will be to implement to tools and framework for a modern CI/CD pipeline. This includes modernizing the legacy environment where it makes sense as well as building a new cloud and container optimized platform.In this role at Sleep Number, you will be the primary SME in a team of 4 engineers to help advance this transition.This is a unique opportunity for you to take your knowledge in this space and build something out, almost from scratch.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Help to build out the automation for the hosting services team, which includes the Windows/Linux OS platforms, Storage platforms and DB platforms.

  • Roadmap, architect, and collaborate with development teams to build out and transition to an automated CI/CD pipeline

  • Own all the tools that make up the new CI/CD platform, as well as work to onboard teams in an immersive format

  • Thought leader across multiple teams and technologies to drive change into teams to move towards and infrastructure as code approach.

  • Provide coaching and recommendations for Agile methodologies

  • Coach and mentor legacy infrastructure team member in practices such as versioning, branching, testing, release, etc.

Key Performance Indicators

  • Using automation to reduce operational workload to support teams.
    • Fully Automated configuration management
    • Automated repeatable processes
    • Fully automated CI/CD pipeline that other teams can leverage and is provider agnostic
  • Providing a unified environment for developers

Position Requirements 

Experience, Education & Certifications:

  • 5+ years of server OS automation experience
  • 5+ years of infrastructure automation experience
  • 2+ years cloud experience
  • 4 years college degree or equivalent work experience

Knowledge, skills & abilities:


  • BA/BS or equivalent experience
  • Minimum 7 years total work experience
  • Has knowledge of state-of-the art cloud development practices in both private and public clouds and experience leveraging development practices with modern languages
  • Experience with the Hashicorp product suite
  • Experience with configuration management tools such as Ansible
  • Experience in Linux and familiar with building private cloud infrastructure and API’s for infrastructure shared services
  • Experienced in Infrastructure as Code practices and in applying test driven development practices to infrastructure
  • Excited to work in a fast-paced agile environment


  • Experience with Agile methodologies
  • Experience with Cloud technologies such as AWS, Azure, etc.
  • Experience with open source technologies such as Telegraf, InfluxDB, Grafana, Mongo, Postgres, etc.
  • Experience with CICD tools such as Jenkins or Drone
  • Experience with containerization technologies
  • Experience with orchestration technologies such as Kubernetes

Working Conditions:

  • Office environment requiring a minimum of 8 hours sitting or standing
  • Rotational On-call
  • Off hours Production maintenance windows.

Sleep Number is an equal opportunity employer, committed to recruiting, hiring and promoting qualified people of all backgrounds, regardless of sex; race; color; creed; national origin; religion; age; marital status; pregnancy; physical, mental, communicative or sensory disability; sexual orientation; gender identity or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law.

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