DevOps Engineer | Louisville, KY | Papa John's

DevOps Engineer



Papa John's is seeking a DevOps engineer. As a DevOps engineer, you will automate everything supporting our online and offline platforms. You will bridge the gap between product, engineering and infrastructure by building intuitive, reliable and efficient automations.

We're obsessed with reliability and automation. We measure and monitor everything and have a culture of continuous learning and improvement. You must have passion for the art and science of DevOps, release management, performance monitoring, operations excellence, delivering frequently and system uptime.

This is a great role for someone who believes in creating automation, driving simplification and creating a rock solid, five nines culture.

Essential Duties and responsibilities
  • Automate everything. Develop next generation continuous integration, continuous delivery, auto scaling and resilency capabilities. Build proactive monitoring and alerting tools. Provide standards, documentation, and coaching to developers.
  • Make developers happy. Improve and refine support systems to help our developers build more robust applications
  • Develop, test, and implement our configuration management system to fully automate our infrastructure
  • Continuously improve our software delivery processes and tools
  • Manage our cloud deployment and configuration across production, staging, and dev/test environments. Help build out of our cloud environment.
  • Develop scripts, metrics, and applications to automate and improve operational processes and availability, scaling, and security of the production environment
  • Troubleshoot stability and performance issues
  • Participate in one of our 24x7 on-call teams


  • Strong familiarity with Agile methodology
  • Hands-on experience building deployment pipelines and automated testing environments
  • Strong programming and scripting experience in multiple languages such as Python, Ruby, Bash, Shell, Perl, etc. End-to-end knowledge of various web technology stacks
  • A passion for making everything repeatable and automated
  • Willingness to cross over into the app stack, treat infrastructure as code and work with SCM solutions (Git, Subversion, etc.)
  • Experience with configuration management tools (Chef, Puppet), Kubernetes, APM tools, Log Analytics, etc.
  • A love for documentation, and a passion to leaving things better than how you found them
  • Expertise in systems, databases, or Networks (layer 3 and higher)
  • Thorough understanding of best practices related to performance, disaster recovery, security and monitoring


Exciting things are happening at Papa John's corporate restaurants. Work where the best ingredient is YOU!

Great things are happening at Papa John's! If you are looking for a fulfilling career with an international company, flavored with challenging work, mixed with professional development opportunities, a competitive salary and a collaborative team environment, then look no further! Papa John's seeks people who share our philosophy for success, are looking for quality business practices and meaningful work. All these combine to produce not only the best pizza, but also the best team members!

Papa John's has over 5,000 locations in 44 countries and territories around the world. We offer a competitive benefits and compensation package. Driven to be the best. Better Ingredients. Better People. ®

It is the policy of Papa John’s to provide equal employment opportunities for all applicants and team members without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, marital status or civil partnership, national or ethnic origin, pregnancy or maternity, veteran status, uniformed service (as defined by 10 U.S.C. §101 (a)(5)), protected disability status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender reassignment, or gender expression, or any other characteristic protected by statute or law.