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Senior Engineer, Dev Ops

Date: Dec 30, 2021

Location: Chcago, IL, US, 60601

Company: XPO Logistics


Solutions driven success.


XPO is a top ten global provider of transportation services, with a highly integrated network of people, technology and physical assets. At XPO Logistics, we look for employees who like a challenge and can communicate effectively in all situations. We want to leverage your skills and years of experience to drive positive results while ensuring a bright future for yourself and XPO. If you’re looking for a growth opportunity, join us at XPO. 


As the Senior Engineer, DevOps, you’ll work within our application support and problem management organization to develop and maintain smart software that will make it easy for our carriers to optimize freight movement across the U.S. and internationally. This role is critical in positioning XPO for long-term success. On our team, you’ll have the tools to succeed and the opportunity to build a rewarding career.


Pay, benefits and more.

We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability and the opportunity to participate in a company incentive plan.


What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • Creating suitable DevOps channels
  • Designing efficient and comprehensive best practices
  • Introduce new industry standards and techniques that deliver improved software solutions
  • Evaluate new technologies for inclusion in developed software solutions
  • Design and Develop web, web services and back-office applications using the Microsoft and open source stack of technologies, including C#, .NET Core, Kafka, Couchbase, and Elasticsearch
  • Participate in the review and analyses of business requirements, functional specifications and design documents; participate in project post-mortem facilitation
  • Provide input on information technology tools, application upgrades and architectural design
  • Implement and improve monitoring and alerting
  • Build and maintain highly available systems and Container Orchestration on Kubernetes and Docker
  • Support software infrastructure by identifying and diagnosing software failures

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent related work or military experience
  • 2 years of experience in DevOps in a CI/CD environment
  • Proficient in building and maintaining toolchains

It’d be great if you also have:

  • Significant version control experience (Git preferred)
  • Significant experience with Team City and Octopus
  • Experience in build and release engineering through complete mobile, web, and backend infrastructure product cycles
  • Experience with Java and .NET
  • Experience with Team City
  • Experience with AWS, VMware, or similar virtualization technologies

Be part of something big.



XPO is a leading provider of world-class solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team – energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make XPO a great place to work.


We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran or other protected status.

XPO adheres to CDC, OSHA and state and local requirements regarding COVID safety. All employees and visitors are expected to comply with XPO policies which are in place to safeguard our employees and customers.


All applicants who receive a conditional offer of employment may be required to take and pass a pre-employment drug test.


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed. Review XPO's candidate privacy statement here. 

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