AbbVie

Director, Cloud & DevOps

Employer
AbbVie
Location
Irvine, California
Posted
Jun 15, 2021
Ref
2110079
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
About AbbVie
AbbVie’s mission is to discover and deliver innovative medicines that solve serious health issues today and address the medical challenges of tomorrow. We strive to have a remarkable impact on people’s lives across several key therapeutic areas: immunology, oncology, neuroscience, eye care, virology, women’s health and gastroenterology, in addition to products and services across its Allergan Aesthetics portfolio. For more information about AbbVie, please visit us at www.abbvie.com. Follow @abbvie on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube and LinkedIn.

Allergan Data Labs is on a mission to transform the Allergan Aesthetics beauty business at AbbVie, one of the largest pharmaceutical companies in the world. Our iconic brands include Botox, CoolSculpting, Juvéderm, and more. The medical aesthetics business is ripe for rapid growth and disruption, and we are looking for an experienced Director of DevOps and Cloud Infrastructure to add to our high-performing team to do just that.

 

Our team has successfully launched a new and innovative technology platform, Allē, which serves millions of consumers, tens of thousands of aesthetics providers, and thousands of colleagues throughout the US. Since its launch in November 2020, Allē has delivered curated promotions, personalized experiences, and millions of consumers use it as part of their beauty journey. Now, we are looking for a Director of DevOps and Cloud Infrastructure to drive our DevOps and Cloud Infrastructure team as we prepare to launch a new array of game-changing technologies on our successfully adopted platform.

 

We’re looking for a Director of DevOps and Cloud Infrastructure who is interested in working within a startup-oriented environment while having the backing of a very large company. If that’s you, please read on.

 

As the Director of DevOps and Cloud Infrastructure, you will report to the ?? and continuously collaborate with key stakeholders across the business to solve the most critical technical problems.

You Will

    Drive and collaborate the strategic roadmap of cloud infrastructure decisions while improving the resiliency, scalability, and performance of secure systems

    Scale, mentor, and enable learning in the DevOps and Cloud Infrastructure team

    Maximize throughput and uptime with monitoring, contingency plans, deployment strategies, and escalation reports

    Have a passion for leadership, documentation, automation, and reusable infrastructure as code

    Collaborate and improve documentation and processes with Engineering, Product Management, Project Management, QA, and Data Engineering

    Care about who you work with and how work is done. We hire carefully, and the entire team is allowed to take part in evaluating potential hires

    Relate to our core values (see below) and have a desire to contribute to a positive working environment and culture


Qualifications

Required Experience & Technical Skills

    10+ years creating, aligning, and managing infrastructure roadmaps for systems in a large scale environment

    5+ years of leadership and managing a team of 10+ DevOps Engineers and Architects

    Expert-level understanding of Linux-based systems with deep experience and passion for AWS

    Adept at drafting, validating, and implementing software systems architecture

    Experience scaling Event-Driven Microservices with AWS Lambda, Serverless, Docker, Kubernetes, Node.js, Kafka, and GraphQL

    Knowledge of various aspects of service design like messaging protocols & behavior, caching strategies, deployment strategies, and software design practices

    BS or MS in Computer Science or related field; or comparable experience/certifications

Core Values

    Be Humble: You’re smart yet always interested in learning from others.

    Work Transparently: You always deal in an honest, direct and transparent way.

    Take Ownership: You embrace responsibility and find joy in having the answers.

    Learn More: Through blog posts, newsletters, podcasts, video tutorials and meetups you regularly self-educate and improve your skill set.

    Show Gratitude: You show appreciation and return kindness to those you work with.

Perks

    Competitive salary

    Comprehensive medical, dental, vision and life insurance

    401k with up to 8% company match

    Unlimited PTO

    Entire week off for the holidays

    MacBook Pro and accompanying equipment to do great work

    Attend a tech or marketing conference of your choice each year

    On-campus restaurant and amenities

 


Significant Work Activities
Continuous sitting for prolonged periods (more than 2 consecutive hours in an 8 hour day)
Travel
No
Job Type
Experienced
Schedule
Full-time
Job Level Code
IC
Equal Employment Opportunity
At AbbVie, we value bringing together individuals from diverse backgrounds to develop new and innovative solutions for patients. As an equal opportunity employer we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy), physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic.