DevOps-X Trainee

DevOps-X Trainee

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About the job

United Wholesale Mortgage (UWM) is looking for ambitious junior developers/engineers interested in increasing the velocity of their career growth. The DevOps Experience (DevOps-X) Program is focused on developing the skills required to support and automate all aspects of the Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC). We are looking for confident candidates that are curious about solving challenges using cutting edge technology. As a DevOps-X Trainee at UWM, you will learn the skills needed to help UWM deliver enterprise applications at scale. You will have the opportunity to be taught by some of the best DevOps engineers and software developers in the area from the largest Wholesale Mortgage Lender in the country.
If you bring the passion to learn, the confidence to make mistakes and the ambition to run with the best, you may be a good fit for UWM’s DevOps-X program.
This program will prepare you to work at the highest level as an Associate DevOps Engineer on our centralized DevOps team, where asking questions is encouraged and opportunities for growth are abundant!

What You Will Be Doing
  • Building automation around source control to enforce best practices and company standards
  • Learning how to deliver software quickly with high quality
  • Exploring and implementing new technologies and tools that enable teams to be more productive
  • Collaborating with and shadow other teams across the organization including Enterprise Technology, Security, Application Development, Architecture, and more to build relationships and move forward together on high-level initiatives
  • Writing and maintaining continuous integration and continuous delivery pipelines
  • Advocating for and build out the developer experience
  • Suggesting opportunities for IT to “shift left” and design self-service solutions to act as a force multiplier and increase our organizational impact
  • Supporting UWM’s adoption of cloud technologies across all the major public clouds

  • Experience using an OOP language or Scripting lanuage to write working software
  • The ability to independently solve problems with incomplete information
  • A confident team player with ambition and drive
  • Strong communication skills and sense of ownership
  • Ability to receive and apply feedback
  • Experience using CI/CD tools like Jenkins, TeamCity, CircleCI, Azure DevOps, Octopus, or Harness
  • Experience querying relational databases to retrieve and modify data
  • Experience using Scripting languages like PowerShell, bash, or Groovy
  • Container technologies like Docker, Istio, or Kubernetes
  • Git source control tools like TFS, GitHub, or Bitbucket
  • Cloud technologies like AKS, Trisotech, or Azure Service Bus
  • Config-as-code or infrastructure-as-code tools like Puppet, Ansible, JulieOps, or Terraform
Ready to join thousands of talented team members who are making the dream of home ownership possible for more Americans? It’s all happening on UWM’s campus, where our award-winning workplace packs plenty of perks and amenities that keep the atmosphere buzzing with energy and excitement.
It’s no wonder that out of our six pillars, People Are Our Greatest Asset is number one. It’s at the very heart of how we treat each other, our clients and our community. Whether it’s providing elite client service or continuously striving to improve, our pillars provide a pathway to a more successful personal and professional life.
From the team member that holds a door open to the one that helps guide your career, you’ll feel the encouragement and support on day one. No matter your race, creed, gender, age, sexual orientation and ethnicity, you’ll be welcomed here. Accepted here. And empowered to Be You Here.

More Reasons You’ll Love Working Here Include
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) after just 30 days
  • Additional parental and maternity leave benefits after 12 months
  • Adoption reimbursement program
  • Paid volunteer hours
  • Paid training and career development
  • Medical, dental, vision and life insurance
  • 401k with employer match
  • Mortgage discount and area business discounts
  • Free membership to our large, state-of-the-art fitness center, including exercise classes such as yoga and Zumba, various sports leagues and a full-size basketball court
  • Wellness area, including an in-house primary-care physician’s office, full-time massage therapist and hair salon 
  • Gourmet cafeteria featuring homemade breakfast and lunch
  • Convenience store featuring healthy grab-and-go snacks
  • In-house Starbucks and Great Lakes Coffee Roasting Company
  • Indoor/outdoor café with Wi-Fi
All the above duties and responsibilities are essential job functions subject to reasonable accommodation and change. All job requirements listed indicate the minimum level of knowledge, skills and/or ability deemed necessary to perform the job proficiently. Team members may be required to perform other or different job-related duties as requested by their team lead, subject to reasonable accommodation. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise. Employment with UWM is "at-will." We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.
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