Senior DevOps Engineer

In by Lisa Herren

At AdPredictive, we build smart tools for smart people. We connect brands with their audiences across the entire media landscape with greater efficiency and effectiveness than ever before – empowering them to focus on what matters most in growing and shaping their businesses.

We’re looking for a Senior DevOps Engineer to join the AdPredictive Technology team in our Kansas City, KS office.  We are a diverse group of open-minded, hardworking individuals who know how to both have fun and get things done.  Our infrastructure is 100% cloud based, leveraging a wide array of open source and commercial technologies.  As an integral part of our team, a DevOps Engineer will:

  • Establish and maintain all facets of the cloud architecture
  • Ensure the operational security of the environment
  • Proactively evolve our technology stack using the latest cloud services
  • Thrive in a fast-paced, agile work environment
  • Exhibit a strong bias for action, ownership and a sense of pride in your performance and its impact on our success


  • Architect, build and maintain a secure, resilient and highly available application platform.
  • Automate the deployment, monitoring and incident response of cloud services.
  • Orchestrate scaling capabilities to meet rapid changes in demand.
  • Analyze root cause of and remediate production errors and performance issues.
  • Collaborate with software engineers, product and client services to implement new services and features.
  • Develop and improve operational best practices and procedures.
  • Research the latest cloud offerings and their applicability to solving our challenges.
  • Perform infrastructure cost analysis and optimization.
  • Proactively meet standards for information security and compliance (SOC 2 Type 2 and ISO 27001).
  • Serve as a member of the AdPredictive Compliance Committee, and participate in yearly SOC2 and ISO compliance audits.


  • Extensive experience with AWS cloud infrastructure
  • Experience with infrastructure as code (Terraform)
  • Experience with containers and container orchestration (Docker, Kubernetes)
  • Effective interpersonal skills, with the ability to distill complex ideas, and to influence and set a collaborative cadence for the team
  • System administration (Linux) and database administration (PostgreSQL, Redshift) experience
  • Release automation (Gitlab CI, AWS CodePipeline, AWS CodeBuild), system administration, configuration, and debugging experience
  • Strong understanding of networking concepts and troubleshooting tools / techniques
  • Scripting language experience (Python, PowerShell, Bash)
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work effectively and collaboratively with a wide range of stakeholders.
  • Ability to multi-task and handle on a proactive basis, changing priorities in a fast-paced environment to maximize time-management and efficiencies

Culture & Benefits

AdPredictive offers the following as part of our extensive benefits package:

  • The following are offered to our employees, free of cost:
    • Healthcare
    • Dental insurance
    • Vision insurance
    • Life/AD&D insurance
    • Short-term disability
    • Long-term disability
  • Company involvement in non-profit organizations directly benefiting the Kansas City area
  • Employee Morale Program
  • Retirement Plan with Employer Match
  • Monthly communication allowance
  • Flexible work schedules
  • Paid holidays
  • Paid vacation time

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