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Infrastructure Engineer III - Linux and Cloud


Boise, ID, US, 83702-6924

The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses. The J.R. Simplot Company is a true farm-to-table company with operations that touch every aspect of agriculture, including seed production, farming and ranching, plant sciences, fertilizer manufacturing, food processing, commercial product development, and distribution.


The Platform Engineering Team is seeking a gifted, DevOps-minded Infrastructure Engineer to join our talented group in Boise, Idaho.  We design and implement mission-critical operating environments for Simplot’s global business application portfolio and internal IT systems.  Our platform solutions are developed and deployed as code using leading edge tools and practices.   We are fortunate to work every single day with amazing business partners and exciting technologies.

Key Responsibilities

  • Design performant, scalable and resilient solutions that deliver incredible business value
  • Implement Microsoft Windows, Red Hat Linux and Kubernetes platforms to deliver enterprise applications
  • Operate on premises (global datacenters and factory/edge) as well as the public cloud (Azure/AWS/GCP) 
  • Treat infrastructure as code using Ansible, Terraform, PowerShell and Python
  • Collaborate within the team using Git and Azure DevOps
  • Ensure that solutions are designed to be monitored with tools such as Splunk and Check_MK 
  • ​​​Participate in L3 production support and incident response for our team’s globally deployed, 7x24 environments

Typical Education

  • Bachelor's Degree (B.A. or B.S.) from 4 year college or university

Relevant Experience

  • 4+ years related experience and/or training
  • A collaborative, team focus and a passion for people
  • A good understanding of identity/auth (Microsoft Active Directory, Azure AD, SAML, OAuth, LDAP, etc.)
  • Solid coding skills and a focus on security
  • Disciplined version control, build, test and release skills
  • Excellent communication and business engagement skills
  • The inclination to continuously learn and to evolve your technical skills
  • The willingness to teach and to mentor
  • The desire to work on truly challenging, global-scale problems

Job Requisition ID: 4789

Travel Required: None

Location(s): Simplot Headquarters - Boise 

Country: United States

**The J.R. Simplot Company is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, marital status, or any other protected status.**

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