What does a great Container Services Engineer do at Fiserv?
This role is Kubernetes and Automation related, so if you have
that skill set, please read on.
This is a chance to make a big difference in a short amount of
time and gain positive visibility. This job works on Fiserv's
infrastructure, and you'll be a part of a collaborative winning
team. Positions like this create career path over time, so if you
are tired of doing the same thing, would like to be rewarded and
eventually move up and progress in your career, this is the
The Container Services product team architects, builds, and is
responsible for the primary services needed to meet the full
lifecycle of containers and ease consumption of those services for
our community of 20,000+ developers. Working as a member of this
small, agile team of highly skilled Architects/Engineers, you will
be responsible for assessing, selecting, developing, customizing,
and integrating tools and technologies in support of the Product
Manager’s roadmap for the service. You will research and experiment
with new container-related technologies (after all, the CNCF
landscape grows daily) to support identified feature needs,
iteratively improve service stability/availability, and improve
You will evangelize the container services by developing
operations and user best practices, contributing to the technical
library, and presenting to the user community to drive
We are looking for a been there, done that expert to fill this
position and bring your expertise to a place that values
Principal duties & responsibilities:
• Design, implement and operate automated, container services
platform with a focus on application concerns, including migrating
workloads to containers, containerizing development workflows, high
availability, networking policy, service routing, observability,
integrating with shared enterprise services, integrating container
platforms with automated continuous integration (CI) and continuous
delivery (CD) pipelines, and platform security
• Design and implement API’s and other tooling as required to
enable consumption of containerized computing resources as a
secure, reliable, and highly automated service consumable by
business focused development resources.
• When necessary, participate in technical troubleshooting, root
cause analysis, and remediation efforts.
• Develop methodology and tooling as required in support of
observability of applications and the platforms to support efforts
such as capacity planning, workload placement and balancing,
• Drive initiatives across organization boundaries as required
to ensure availability of underlying infrastructure, CI/CD tooling,
and cybersecurity services as required in support of container
platform service requirements.
Additional responsibilities may include the development of
comprehensive training, governance, and enablement programs
designed to champion a declarative, ‘infrastructure as code’ and
‘automation first’ mindset.
You’re the kind of person who has:
• Demonstrated competency in a programming/scripting language,
with a strong preference for Go experience.
• Experience designing and implementing infrastructure
automation API’s using interface definition tools like Swagger.
• Strong understanding of virtual computing environments and
concepts such as hypervisors, virtual switches, vCPU, and load
• Strong understanding of TCP/IP network concepts including
bridging, switching, routing & DNS.
• Experience working with one or more CNI provider
• Demonstrated understanding, and preferably hands-on
experience, with APIM Gateways such as Apigee or Kong.
• Demonstrated understanding of, and preferably hands-on
experience, with identity and access management standards such a
SAML, OAuth 2.0 and OIDC.
• Strong understanding of continuous integration concepts and
tooling, preferably with hands on experience designing or
implementing portions of CI/CD pipelines, and integrating such
pipelines with source code and container image scans etc.
Experience designing and implementing containerized infrastructure
logging and observability technologies, such as Splunk,
Fluentd/Fluentbit, Prometheus, Grafana, Wavefront.
Demonstrated understanding of Cybersecurity threats and mitigating
Demonstrated understanding of Public Key Infrastructure. Experience
with cert-manager on Kubernetes is a plus.
Strong understanding of and/or actual hands-on experience deploying
and managing a service mesh such as Linkerd or Istio.
Understanding of the importance of securing the software supply
chain, experience implementing automation in this space is a
Experience with managed Kubernetes services such as AKS, EKS or
GKE/Anthos is a plus but not required.
Experience with .Net core.
Network Security/Firewalls experience and or experience with
Kubernetes Network policies
Experience with Open Policy Agent or other policy engines.
Experience implementing or working with GitOps tools such as FluxCD
Passionate about developing high quality technology and
process-driven solutions to business challenges.
Passionate about technology and automation.
Commitment to continued knowledge acquisition and to seeking out
opportunities to transfer knowledge and experience to others
throughout the enterprise.
Basic Qualifications for Consideration:
Bachelors Degree or high school diploma/GED
• Minimum of two years of experience building and maintaining
Kubernetes cluster deployments with a preference for experience
with vendor supported variants such as VMware PKS/TKGI and
• Hands on experience deploying and supporting Kubernetes on at
least one IaaS provider (Azure, Amazon, GCP).
• Minimum of three years of experience building and supporting
distributed computing environments.
• Robust proficiency in Linux and/or Windows systems.
Travel required: Less than 10% in the future in line with
Fiserv COVID-19 guidelines to work with internal customers and
partners on requirements gathering, solutioning, and/or
Learn More About Fiserv:
Learn more about Fiserv: Life moves fast. And as it does, we
know most people aren’t thinking about “financial services” But we
are. We help people and businesses move money and information every
minute of every day. Our solutions connect financial institutions,
corporations, merchants and consumers to one another, millions of
times a day, behind the scenes, reliably and securely. We’re
Fiserv, a global leader in Fintech and payments enabling innovative
financial services experiences that are in step with the way people
live and work today. The company’s approximately 50,000 associates
proudly serve clients in more than 100 countries, so their
customers, members and consumers can move money when and where they
need it, at the point of thought. Our Aspiration is to move money
and information in a way that moves the world. As a FORTUNE™ 500
company and one of FORTUNE Magazine World’s Most Admired Companies
for the sixth consecutive year, we are committed to excellence and
purposeful innovation. Explore the possibilities of a career with
Fiserv and Find Your Forward with us.
We welcome and encourage diversity in our workforce.
Fiserv is an equal opportunity employer/disability/vet