Sr. Cloud Infrastructure Engineer (Docker)

Date: Dec 25, 2018

Location: Radnor, PA, US

Company: Lincoln Financial

Alternate Locations: Greensboro, NC (North Carolina); Radnor, PA (Pennsylvania); Rolling Meadows, IL (Illinois); Work from Home

Relocation assistance is not available for this opportunity.

Requisition #57937

About the Company

Lincoln Financial Group, a Fortune 250 company with over 10,000 employees, provides advice and solutions that help empower Americans to take charge of their financial lives with confidence. Our core business areas — Life Insurance, Annuities, Retirement Plan Services and Group Protection — focus on supporting, preserving and enhancing over 17 million customer’s lifestyles and retirement outcomes.

Headquartered in Radnor, Pennsylvania, Lincoln Financial Group is the marketing name for Lincoln National Corporation (NYSE: LNC) and its affiliates. The company had $253 billion in assets under management as of December 31, 2017.

Ranked one of the Best Large Employers in America by Forbes magazine, Lincoln Financial Group makes a serious investment in our employees’ futures through a broad range of wealth accumulation and protection plans, health and wellness programs, and career development resources designed to help each individual reach their personal and professional goals.


The Role


Leads research, design, architecture and deployment of enterprise services/applications on Docker platform in AWS and on-permises. Provides direction and guidance for the design, architecture, implementation and security of business-critical infrastructure platforms that host LFG applications.  This position will provide technical leadership, subject matter expertise and direction on complex projects/initiatives for their assigned area(s) of responsibility. This position will function as a technology leader in the architecture design, planning, delivery of enterprise services both on premises and in the cloud. 




  • Leads research, design, architecture and implementation of enterprise services on Docker platform utilizing orchestration technologies such as Swarm or Kuberneties 
  • Develops and implements DevOps platforms ( GitLab, Puppet Enterprise, Atlassian, Ansible, Jenkins, XebiaLabs) supporting infrastructure and development partners.
  • Designs, deploys and maintains the security of virtual infrastructure utilizing web services such as AWS or AZURE
  • Builds and maintains high-performance runtime frameworks, libraries, and services 
  • Manages vulnerability analysis / remediation process for Docker enterprise images  
  • Leads research, design, architecture and implementation of the enterprise cloud services supporting related Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), Software as a Service (SaaS) and managed platforms (PaaS).
  • Provides direction and guidance for the design, architecture, implementation and security of business-critical infrastructure platforms that host LFG applications.
  • Serves as a subject matter expert to design, administer and maintain security of various infrastructure, hosting platforms, and DevOps pipelines on premises and/or in the cloud
  • Leads design and development of infrastructure automation (IaC) utilizing Puppet Enterprise




  • 4 Year/Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience (4 years of experience in lieu of Bachelor's)in Information Technology or related field (Minimum Required)
  • Docker Certified Associate (Preferred)
  • AWS Certified Solution Architect - Associate (Preferred) 
  • AWS Certified Solution Architect - Professional or AWS Certified DevOps Engineer - Professional (Preferred )
  • Puppet Certified Professional (Preferred)




  • 5 - 7+ Years experience in system design/architecture that directly aligns with the specific responsibilities for this position. (Required)
  • Proven experience designing / deploying virtual infrastructure using AWS services (e.g. EC2, ECS, ELB, RDS, EFS, EBS, Route53 & S3 or comparable virtualization / Cloud experience)
  • Proven design / implementation experience: Docker CE and EE Swarm (Kubernetes)
  • Experience Integrating ELB with ECS container services via Auto Scaling Groups and LaunchConfig
  • CI/CD Gitlab/Jenkins/Bamboo (preferred)
  • Experience working in a DevOps environment 
  • Experience delivering projects via Agile methodologies 
  • AWS Container Services ECS (or EKS)
  • AWS Cloudformation (YAML and/or JSON)
  • Demonstrated Python/Shell/Powershell
  • Puppet EE experience deployming Infrastructure services as code (IaC) (preferred)
  • Demonstrated experience migrating enterprise applications to microservice architecture 
  • OS Level (RHEL7/Ubuntu/Alpine/Windows) #LI-KM1

This position may be subject to Lincoln’s Political Contribution Policy.  An offer of employment may be contingent upon disclosing to Lincoln the details of certain political contributions. Lincoln may decline to extend an offer or terminate employment for this role if it determines political contributions made could have an adverse impact on Lincoln’s current or future business interests, misrepresentations were made, or for failure to fully disclose applicable political contributions and or fundraising activities.

Any unsolicited resumes/candidate profiles submitted through our web site or to personal e-mail accounts of employees of Lincoln Financial Group are considered property of Lincoln Financial Group and are not subject to payment of agency fees.

Lincoln Financial Group (“LFG”) is an Equal Opportunity employer and, as such, is committed in policy and practice to recruit, hire, compensate, train and promote, in all job classifications, without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, veterans status, or genetic information.  Applicants are evaluated on the basis of job qualifications.  If you are a person with a disability that impedes your ability to express your interest for a position through our online application process, or require TTY/TDD assistance, contact us by calling 260-455-2558.


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