Position Summary

Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Services, LLC seeks a Lead Devops Engineer in Chicago, Illinois.

Work You’ll Do

Develop, manage, and maintain comprehensive, accurate project plans and schedules, as well as perform estimation, forecasting, planning, analysis, issue, risk, change management, escalation management, meeting facilitation, variance analysis, and status reporting. Identify, assess risks and issues, propose solutions, negotiate across stakeholders, and resolve conflicts/roadblocks by building teams and addresses performance issues. Lead cross-functional teams in the delivery of multiple, complex, high risk projects directly affecting the firm's strategy to meet technology and business requirements on time and within budget. Build and maintain relationships with partner/principals and firm director level through employee level, including CIO/ITS and customer leaders, channel leads, product owners, shared resource leaders, technical team leads, technical and non-technical teams. Serve in an advisory and consultative role to teams and stakeholders on all project-related activities. Lead executive-level steering committees by producing and delivering communications to the executive level and experience auditing projects and summarizing results and producing management reports. Advise and execute project management methodologies and standards including those within the ITS Project Delivery Process and SDLC, PMI PMBOK, and ITS PMO procedures, and ensure they are followed by project team members.



Bachelor’s degree (or foreign equivalent) in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Information Technology or a related field and two (2) years of related work experience in the job offered or in a related occupation. Must also have two (2) years of related work experience involving each of the following:

  • Configuring Azure DevOps for setting up Git repos, creating build and release pipeline, triggering automatic deployments with approval gates configured for deployments to higher environment.
  • Writing Azure ARM templates with custom script extensions for Proof of concept (POC) designs for auto-provisioning to meet Development team's needs.
  • Setting up and configure Azure environments (Infrastructure-as-a-Service-IaaS), services (Platform-as-a-Service-PaaS) using terraform, ARM templates, PowerShell, and Azure CLI.
  • Designing container-based deployments using Docker, working with Docker images, Docker Hub and Docker-registries and Kubernetes.
  • Managing auto scaling of infrastructure and instances to right-size workload and performance using Azure PowerShell scripts and Azure Arm Templates.
  • Minimizing manual involvement by designing and implementing continuous improvements that create an operating environment, including the development of new tools, dynamically monitoring, alerting, and automated self-healing, and recovery.
  • Deploying Micro Services to App Servers and Database Changes to Oracle, db2, and Microsoft SQL.
  • Designing a strategy to successfully implement SharePoint patching for large farms that includes an automation of Config Cache Clearing, Upgrading SP Content Databases, and Clearing Upgrade Conflicts within the Farms and finally speeding up the PSCONFIG process.
  • Implementing the rollout of the Office Web Apps (OWA) and Active Directory Rights Management features to work jointly with Enterprise SharePoint.
  • Performing Application Disaster Recovery Testing, maintain SharePoint Servers Health, and Automating SharePoint Service accounts renewal using PowerShell Scripts.
  • EOE

How You’ll Grow

At Deloitte, our professional development plan focuses on helping people at every level of their career to identify and use their strengths to do their best work every day. From entry-level employees to senior leaders, we believe there is always room to learn. We offer opportunities to help sharpen skills in addition to hands-on experience in the global, fast-changing business world.  From on-the-job learning experiences to formal development programs at Deloitte University, our professionals have a variety of opportunities to continue to grow throughout their career.  Explore Deloitte University, The Leadership Center.

Our people and culture

Our diverse, equitable, and inclusive culture empowers our people to be who they are, contribute their unique perspectives, and make a difference individually and collectively. It enables us to leverage different ideas and perspectives, and bring more creativity and innovation to help solve our client most complex challenges. This makes Deloitte one of the most rewarding places to work. Learn more about our inclusive culture.

Professional development

From entry-level employees to senior leaders, we believe there’s always room to learn. We offer opportunities to build new skills, take on leadership opportunities and connect and grow through mentorship. From on-the-job learning experiences to formal development programs, our professionals have a variety of opportunities to continue to grow throughout their career. Learn more about our commitment to developing our people.

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