Company: Baker Hughes
Skills: IT - Software Development
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Austin, Texas, United States


IT Principal - Network DevOps and Cloud Engineer - Houston TX or Remote US

Would you like to design next-generation cloud and network solutions powered by automation?

Do you enjoy working in a team where you can take ownership and drive deliverables with your unique input?

Join our cutting-edge team

Our Digital Technology group provides intelligent, connected technologies to enable all Baker Hughes Product companies. Our team creates business value through continuous improvement in reliability, resiliency, and performance in support and service offerings. Robust cloud and networking services are key foundational areas powering such offerings.

Partner with the best

As an IT Principal - Network DevOps and Cloud, you will play a key role in developing and implementing deployment, automation, and monitoring strategies to create the future of our technology. You will be part of an outcome-driven group where you are trusted and empowered to enhance our offerings.

You will be responsible for:
  • Leading a small team of DevOps engineers using Agile and Scrum principles
  • Leading DevOps automation efforts for critical Network and Cloud initiatives
  • Engaging and coordinating with Cloud, Network, and Enterprise Architecture teams to inject automation, configuration management, and functional testing existing and future deployments
  • Architecting and configuring an AWS-based and WAN Network infrastructure and integrations
  • Delivering Infrastructure orchestration via continuous delivery pipelines
  • Monitoring site stability, deployments, performance via event logging, metrics, alerting, and eventually automated remediation
  • Learning from patterns of outages and system inefficiencies to feedback into architectural and monitoring improvements
  • Developing documentation, company standards, and operational runbooks
  • Mentoring team members on best practices in architecture, pipeline, configuration management


Fuel your passion

To be successful in this role you will:
  • Have a Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or University, or related work experience in lieu of a degree
  • Previously managed an organization's AWS cloud-based systems, processes, and personnel
  • Possess moderate experience with the configuration tools of Terraform and/or CloudFormation deploying network or cloud infrastructure
  • Have an understanding of network layers, cloud network topologies, especially with AWS components (e.g. AWS TGW, RTBs, SGRs, ALBs, Route53), next-generation firewalls, and SDN will be an advantage
  • Possess experience with monitoring tools such as CloudWatch, Solarwinds, NetBrain
  • Have knowledge and experience getting value out of Agile methodologies such as Scrum or Kanban
  • Have experience with code repository management and automated testing via Git, GitHub Actions, CodePipeline, CodeBuild with multi-environment deployment pipelines
  • Be able to demonstrate scripting abilities in Python and Bash and comfortable in Linux and Serverless Environments
  • Be able to troubleshoot production incidents, conduct cause analysis, and ensure permanent closure of the incidents


Work in a way that works for you

We recognize that everyone is different and that the way in which people want to work and deliver at their best is different for everyone. In this role, we can confidently offer the following flexible working patterns:

Remote working - work from home or another work location

Working flexible hours - flexing the times when you work in the day to help you fit in everything in and work when you are the most productive

Working with Us

Our people are at the heart of what we do at Baker Hughes. We know we are better when all of our people are developed, engaged and able to bring their whole authentic selves to work. We invest in the health and well-being of our workforce, train and reward talent and develop leaders at all levels to bring out the best in each other.

The Good Stuff

Our inventions have revolutionized energy for over a century. However, to keep going forward tomorrow, we know we have to push the boundaries today. We prioritize rewarding those who embrace challenge with a package that reflects how much we value their input. Join us, and you can expect: Contemporary work-life balance policies and wellbeing activities. Comprehensive private medical care options. Safety net of life insurance and disability programs. Tailored financial programs. Additional elected or voluntary benefits

About Us

With operations in over 120 countries, we provide better solutions for our customers and richer opportunities for our people. As a leading partner to the energy industry, we're committed to achieving net-zero carbon emissions by 2050 and we're always looking for the right people to help us get there. People who are as passionate as we are about making energy safer, cleaner and more efficient.

Join Us

Are you seeking an opportunity to make a real difference in a company with a global reach and exciting services and clients? Come join us and grow with a team of people who will challenge and inspire you!

About Us:
With operations in over 120 countries, we provide better solutions for our customers and richer opportunities for our people. As a leading partner to the energy industry, we're committed to achieving net-zero carbon emissions by 2050 and we're always looking for the right people to help us get there. People who are as passionate as we are about making energy safer, cleaner and more efficient.

Join Us:
Are you seeking an opportunity to make a real difference in a company that values innovation and progress? Join us and become part of a team of people who will challenge and inspire you! Let's come together and take energy forward.

Baker Hughes Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.