Sr. Software Engineer (DevOps)
Elk Grove Village, IL 
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Job Description

At SPX Corporation, what's in it for employees goes well beyond market-competitive compensation and benefits. Our Total Rewards program includes a comprehensive offering combining a challenging work environment with opportunities for personal development, career growth and recognition. Together, these opportunities present significant growth potential for employees both financially and professionally.

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SPX Corporation offers a benefits package that is competitive with the market and choices designed to help employees manage their well-being. Our performance and recognition programs focus on alignment and assessment of organizational, team and individual efforts toward the achievement of business results. Through our development and career growth programs, employees have opportunities to enhance their skills, develop new competencies and pursue career goals. The SPX work environment is based on a work-life philosophy supported by policies, programs and practices that help employees achieve success within and outside the workplace.

Job Summary

Genfare is seeking a DevOps (Sr. Software) Engineer to join an innovative and dynamic team that develops and tests industry-leading fare collection products and services. As the DevOps Engineer you will be responsible for Genfare's connected offering's hosted products. We are looking for an automation champion who strives to automate any task that needs to be performed repeatedly. You should believe in clear documentation and influencing colleagues to support their goals.


  • This is a hands-on position, which will require adhering to strict process where a process currently exists, developing new processes where one does not exist and continuously improving all existing processes regarding:
    • Manage access identities and roles
    • IT security
    • Backup and disaster recovery planning
    • Environment monitoring
    • Environment patching
    • Respond to outages
    • L2 application support
    • Change management
    • Source Code management
    • Release Management
    • Build Management
    • Asset Management and tracking
    • AWS and Atlassian account management
  • Lead and contribute in the DevOps team to maintain and build out our infrastructure and servers currently operating on AWS.
  • Continuously improve our infrastructure to be easy to deploy, scalable, secure and fault-tolerant
  • Work with geographically disperse DevOps team in NA and India.

Minimum Requirements:

  • 5-7 years experience with a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or applicable field
  • 3-5 year's experience with a Master's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or applicable field
  • 3 years minimum of experience with build management, continuous integration, log collection and analysis, builds and performance monitoring/tuning of your infrastructure
  • Experience supporting Windows, Linux/Unix Enterprise deployments for a hosted high traffic site
  • Experience designing, monitoring and managing scalable and fault-tolerant deployments and supported them in real-world scenarios.

Preferred Requirements:

  • Intellectual curiosity that motivates you to keep on top of technical trends - but you also have deep knowledge in the tools of choice.
  • Service-oriented, and enjoy working with engineers to make the software development process streamlined
  • Experience writing Terraform and Cloud Formation scripts.
  • Demonstrable experience with the AWS stack.
  • Experience with network and server security.

About SPX

Genfare is a leader in providing configurable fare solutions to transit agencies of all sizes throughout North America. As a leader in fare collection systems for more than 30 years, Genfare provides solutions that are secure, reliable and highly flexible. Some of our innovative, integrated systems encompass the latest in electronic validating fare boxes, cloud-based reporting software, smart card and mobile payment options, ticket vending and point of sale card distribution systems.

SPX is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, or any other reason prohibited by applicable law.

Thank you for your interest in our company.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
5 to 7 years
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