FirstBank Associate Dev Ops Engineer in Lakewood, Colorado

Requisition Number 18-0442

Post Date 4/16/2018

Title IT Professional

Title Detail Associate Dev Ops Engineer

City Lakewood

Location Headquarters

State CO

Description Continued growth at FirstBank and technical advancements have contributed to Information Technology's expansions that are paving the way for additional improvements that will benefit the customers and employees. We are seeking an individual who is passionate about technology and possesses strong attention to detail to join the Development Operations team. The growing IT staff works in a highly collaborative environment with a strong focus to continue to support FirstBank's commitment to our customers and employees.

The Associate Dev Ops Engineer will provide support in the development and maintenance of automation needs across FirstBank applications products, projects, and services. In this role, you will collaborate with the development, infrastructure, database administrators and quality assurance teams to improve the continuous integration and delivery processes through automation, tools, and process. You will also provide support to the team with the evaluation and implementation of the process changes and tools to be utilized. As an Associate Dev Ops Engineer, you will document procedures and processes across products, projects and workflows.

As a Denver Post Top Workplaces award winner six years in a row (2012-2017), FirstBank provides many great benefits for being a part of our family. From competitive salaries, employer-contributed retirement and health plans, some reduced fee banking services, paid time off, employer paid basic life insurance, short-term and long term disability policies, to holiday parties and more, you will be appreciated and made to feel at home at FirstBank.

FirstBank provides a high-paced work environment with different projects landing on your desk routinely. From building the back-end of new products, improving current products and designing internal systems, to managing our security systems, maintaining and improving infrastructure and much more, no week is the same. This is a challenging position that comes with great rewards.



•Develop and support automation infrastructure, tools, and processes

•Provide support in the implementation of automation frameworks for Windows and other Web based applications

•Participate and support in team design, specification, and code reviews

•Report, escalate, and assist in debugging issues

•Support and assist with performance efforts, including testing, analysis, and communication of results to appropriate individuals

•Collaborate with Software Quality Assurance, Infrastructure, and Development teams to create and evolve policies, best practices, and frameworks for distributed system automation needs

•Work under general supervision; typically report to a manager. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required

•Perform other duties and projects as assigned

Salary Commensurate with Experience


• A bachelor's degree in related field

• A combination of post-high school education, job related certification and related experience equivalent to 4 years may be considered in lieu of minimum requirements.


Experience with Agile/Scrum development methodologies

Working knowledge with the following tools: Ansible (Tower), Jenkins, Docker

Experience in the software development methodologies

Working level of experience in automation with one tool and knowledge of scripting languages with tools


•Strong verbal and written communication skills

•Strong organizational and problem solving skills

•Ability to work in a team environment

•Thorough understanding of products, services, processes and applications, in order to effectively decide the automation focus for mid to large projects

•Technical understanding of FirstBank’s environments

•Strong customer service skills

•Base understanding of automation infrastructure, tools, and processes

•Working knowledge of SQL and XML


Work is performed in an office environment with moderate noise levels and light to heavy traffic. An individual in this position:

• Frequently remains stationary throughout a typical business day

• Frequently operates a computer and other office machinery, such as a calculator, copy machine, and computer printer

• Occasionally moves about inside the office to access file cabinets, office machinery, and other rooms

• Occasionally positions self to access drawers and shelves of various heights

• Frequently reaches for and handles paperwork and files

• Constantly communicates with customers, coworkers, and management in-person and on the phone

• Must be able to exchange accurate information

Work Hours Monday through Friday

Part Time No

  • FirstBank is an EOE/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, disability, veteran status, or any other applicable status protected by state or local law.

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  • FirstBank will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with FirstBank’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-I.35(c)