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Anthem, Inc. Systems Analyst Executive Advisor in Harrisonburg, Virginia


SHIFT: Day Job

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Your Talent. Our Vision. At Anthem, Inc., it’s a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we’re creating greater access to care for our members, greater value for our customers, and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of health care. 

This is an exceptional opportunity to do innovative work that means more to you and those we serve at one of America's leading health care companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company. 

DevOps Lead

The DevOps Lead is responsible for defining and managing the scope of Business Systems projects.

Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:

  • Servers administration: Environments: Development, QA, Performance, Parallel, Production

  • Development and Testing Codebase: Pre-release activities: code drop calendar, code branches, code drop strategy

  • DevOps CI/CD Pipeline…path to production, Codebase

  • Pre-Implementation, Implementation and Post-Implementation activities

  • Build monthly release implementation plan

  • Monthly Release activities Implementation, Backout plan Collaborate with Architecture, and Delivery (Development and Testing) teams for building/maintaining the environments

  • Collaborate with all other System Admins for larger infrastructure, patching, maintenance, and external applications, for end to end integration

  • Work closely with Production Support team

  • Set and Lead the vision for the System Team/DevOps, Cloud DevOps

  • Team Lead responsibilities

  • Security compliance and provisioning, patching

  • Assisting with the continued system design, coordination, patching, tuning, monitoring, deployment activities

  • Knowledge on Batch job execution, Disaster Recovery planning.


  • Requires an BA/BS degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or related field of study and a minimum of 10 or more years experience leading requirements development efforts leading a variety of technologies with a minimum of 5 project management experience; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.

  • 10+ years design and implementation of Continuous Delivery and/or DevOps solutions or architecture patterns.

  • 10+ years of experience with code repository management, code merge and quality checks, continuous integration, and automated deployment & management using tools like Jenkins, SVN, Git, Ansible, Artifactory, Service Now, Sonar, Selenium

  • 10+ years of experience with approaches and tooling for automated build, delivery and release of software

  • 10+ years of experience in leading (as technical lead/team lead) application development, software delivery lifecycle, and/or infrastructure development and administration

  • 10+ years of experience working in an Agile delivery environment

  • 5+ years' experience in automation scripting using one or more of the following languages: Python etc

    Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience leading a multi-disciplinary teams, working in a fast paced, high velocity agile environment

  • 10+ years DevOps leadership experience - large teams

  • Previous experience supporting code released a month (10+)

  • Approaches and tooling for automated software assurance and QA.

  • Experience with Cloud DevOps and Virtualization Technologies

  • Defining and managing the roadmap for implementation of DevOps in an established operation.

  • Working within a structured environment, including the use of structured methods and approaches and modern development tools.

  • Experience of technical architecture – i.e. the design and delivery of IT systems for a broad range of clients

  • Service support – the use of DevOps, Continuous Delivery and ITIL concepts to lead an effective support operation

  • ORMB experience

  • 8+ years AIX/LINIX Unix Administration

  • 8+ years Unix/Linux scripting:

  • 5+ years WebLogic experience

  • 8+ years Oracle database experience/SQL

  • Atlassian DevOps tools (8+ years): Bamboo, Jenkins, Git, Bitbucket, Jira

  • Oracle utilities application framework (OUAF)

  • Oracle database experience/SQL

  • Atlassian DevOps tools (8+ years): Bamboo, Jenkins, Git, Bitbucket, Jira

  • Oracle utilities application framework (OUAF)

We offer a range of market-competitive total rewards that include merit increases, paid holidays, Paid Time Off, and incentive bonus programs (unless covered by a collective bargaining agreement), medical, dental, vision, short and long term disability benefits, 401(k) +match, stock purchase plan, life insurance, wellness programs and financial education resources, to name a few. The health of our associates and communities is a top priority for Anthem. We require all new candidates to become vaccinated against COVID-19. If you are not vaccinated, your offer will be rescinded unless you provide – and Anthem approves – a valid religious or medical explanation as to why you are not able to get vaccinated that Anthem is able to reasonably accommodate. Anthem will also follow all relevant federal, state and local laws. Anthem, Inc. has been named as a Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For®, is ranked as one of the 2020 World’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine, and a 2020 America’s Best Employers for Diversity by Forbes. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at Anthem is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. Applicants who require accommodation to participate in the job application process may contact for assistance.