Apply Now

By checking this box and applying, I agree to SMS Terms and to receive automated notifications at the phone number entered above. Consent is not required to apply to this job.
Attach Resume: or enter text
Posted on

Lead DevOps Engineer

ThreatX in Louisville, CO, USA

Benefits Offered

401K, Dental, Life, Medical, Vision

Employment Type


ThreatX is looking for a Lead DevOps Engineer to join our fast growing, innovative company disrupting the WAF security market. This role will lead an important team and function in the design, automation and monitoring of development and production SaaS solutions.

The ideal candidate for this position is intellectually curious, technically savvy, holds a high bar for quality, and has the capability to drive a team towards excellence. A critical aspect of this role is also to provide visibility to trends and best practices in DevOps as ThreatX aims to leverage current technologies and DevOps processes.

This role has high visibility in ThreatX from a senior leadership perspective as we place high value on operational excellence


  • Day-to-day leadership of the DevOps team
  • Accountable for timely design, development, maintenance and support of the SaaS platform
  • Administration, monitoring, and maintenance & operational support of infrastructure and networking components
  • Create automation and self-provisioning systems for rapid and customer-driven deployments
  • Develop processes and procedures to support the development life-cycle
  • Be the subject matter expert on DevOps processes
  • Perform backup, archiving and restoration activities
  • Lead business continuity activities
  • Keep current in DevOps identifying new technologies to adopt and those to retire
  • Manage relationship with co-location and cloud service providers
  • Provide leadership and mentoring to the DevOps team
  • Foster a productive and fun team environment

Qualifications: Required:

  • 5 years of DevOps/Operational experience
  • Experience in a lead role
  • Experience with automation/configuration management
  • Strong skills in cloud infrastructure management (AWS, equivalent)
  • Strong knowledge of software containers (Docker and Rkt)
  • In-depth knowledge of container orchestration frameworks such as Kubernetes
  • In depth Linux knowledge
  • Switching and routing knowledge.
  • Shell and automation scripting experience (Bash, Python, etc.)
  • Knowledge of Ansible automation framework
  • “NoSQL”/distributed databases familiarity (Mongo preferred)
  • Network protocol understanding
  • Leadership skills including the ability to motivate teams, work collaboratively across the organization
  • Strong interpersonal skills

    Qualifications: Preferred:

    • Experience in security compliance frameworks (ISO 27002, PCI)
    • Information Security experience, protocols and methods
    • Knowledge of host security (hardening, HIDS, firewall, file integrity monitoring)
    • Knowledge on perimeter security (IDS/IPS, Firewall, Antivirus, WAF)
    • Knowledge of best practices DevOps and IT operations supporting a high-performance / high-availability service


    About ThreatX:

    ThreatX is the only SaaS-based web application firewall (WAF) solution that enables enterprises to confidently secure all their web applications against a rapidly evolving threat landscape.​ Purpose built for the hybrid-cloud, ThreatX delivers complete visibility and the most precise threat detection and neutralization capabilities available by combining progressive behavior profiling, collective threat intelligence, and deep analytics with a managed service. ThreatX eliminates the false positives and maintenance burdens associated with 1st generation WAFs and static, rule-based solutions.

    Company website:

    Company address: 363 Centenial Pkwy, Louisville, CO

    Posted date: 3 days ago

    View all Jobs at ThreatX