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Global Payments, Inc. DevOps Engineer in Lenexa, Kansas


TouchNet, a Global Payments Company, is seeking a DevOps Engineer with a passion for process automation. In this role, you will be responsible for bridging the gap between development and operations by assisting in the design, implementation, and maintenance of Continuous Integration (CI) and Continuous Delivery (CD) pipelines, as well as automation and management of lower environments.

Job Details:

Location: Our office is located in Lenexa, KS. If not local, must be willing to relocate.


  • Automate provisioning of infrastructure, including installation and configuration of third-party components, to ensure efficient delivery of stable dev, test, and staging environments

  • Design, implement, monitor, and maintain CI/CD pipelines to allow development teams to deploy solutions into dev, test, and staging environments

  • Automate additional routine tasks where possible

  • Collaborate with development teams and leadership on a daily basis to identify, troubleshoot and resolve issues in lower environments and processes

  • Recommend process improvements to increase efficiency of development organization

  • Exemplify a culture of innovation, collaboration, and problem-solving

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 2 years of strong devops / automation experience

  • Conceptual understanding of devops topics like CI/CD and infrastructure as code

  • Experience with cloud platforms like AWS, Azure, or GCP, including container orchestration offerings, infrastructure automation tools, and logging/monitoring tools

  • Experience with Docker and container orchestration

  • Experience with Git and GitOps, build tools like Jenkins or TeamCity, collaboration tools like Jira, Rally, Confluence, and Crucible

  • Proficiency with one or more scripting languages

  • Fluency with basic networking concepts

  • Comfortable in Linux environments

  • Ability to diagnose and resolve computer system and operational issues

  • A passion for automation and efficiency

  • A desire to teach and to learn

  • Self-motivated and independent. Able to drive projects to completion with minimal supervision

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, with ability to relay complex topics to both technical and non-technical team members

  • BS/BA degree completed or in the works (Computer Science, Engineering, Math, Business/CIS or related) or relevant experience in lieu of a degree may be considered

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 4 years of strong devops / automation experience

  • Proficiency with multiple scripting languages

  • Experience securing and managing PCI-compliant environments

  • Experience with configuration management tools like Chef or Puppet

  • Experience with agile methodologies like Scrum or Kanban

  • Experience with application development is a plus

  • Familiarity with Java application servers like Tomcat or Wildfly

About TouchNet:

TouchNet is a leading provider of integrated, comprehensive, and secure commerce and credential solutions for colleges and universities. Institutions of higher education rely on TouchNet to unify and secure payments, permissions, and other related business transactions campus-wide. TouchNet’s unmatched integration, transparency, and security give institutions greater control over transactions, costs, and compliance, while providing greater operational efficiencies and self-service access to real-time information. TouchNet is a Global Payments company. (NYSE: GPN)

Global Payments Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.

Global Payments provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, veteran status, genetic information or any other basis protected by law. Those applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application and/or interview process should notify a representative of the Human Resources Department.

Global Payments Inc. (NYSE: GPN) is a leading worldwide provider of payment technology services that delivers innovative solutions driven by customer needs globally. Our technologies, partnerships and employee expertise enable us to provide a broad range of products and services that allow our customers to accept all payment types across a variety of distribution channels in many markets around the world.

Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia with more than 8,500 employees worldwide, Global Payments is a member of the S&P 500 with merchants and partners in 30 countries throughout North America, Europe, the Asia-Pacific region and Brazil.

Why Work for Global Payments?

  • Corporate citizenship is fundamental to our values

  • Real opportunities to grow professionally

  • Collaborative, friendly work environment

  • Relaxed, casual dress code

  • Competitive benefits