Senior Cloud Infrastructure Engineer (Docker)

Date: Jul 12, 2019

Location: Radnor, PA, US

Company: Lincoln Financial

Alternate Locations: Greensboro, NC (North Carolina); Philadelphia, PA (Pennsylvania); Radnor, PA (Pennsylvania)

Relocation assistance is not available for this opportunity.

Level: P4

Requisition #60082

About The Company

Led by over 10,000 employees  – including you –  Lincoln Financial Group provides advice and solutions that help empower people to take charge of their financial lives with confidence and optimism. Today, more than 17 million customers trust our retirement, insurance and wealth protection expertise to help address their lifestyle, savings and income goals, as well as to guard against long-term care expenses.




The Senior Docker Engineer leads the research, design, architecture and deployment of enterprise services/applications on Docker platform in AWS and on-premises. This Cloud Infrastructure Engineer 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
  • Carries out duties in compliance with all state and federal regulations and guidelines.  Complies with all company and site policies and procedures.
  • Remains current in profession and industry trends.
  • Makes a positive contribution as demonstrated by:  - Making suggestions for improvement - Learning new skills, procedures and processes
  • Performs other duties as required.




  • 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)




  • 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
  • AWS Certified Solution Architect - Associate (Preferred) 
  • AWS Certified Solution Architect - Professional or AWS Certified DevOps Engineer - Professional (Preferred)
  • Puppet Certified Professional (Preferred)
  • 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 experience strongly preferred









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. Opportunities throughout LFG are available to employees and applicants and are evaluated on the basis of job qualifications. We have a drug free work environment and we perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.


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