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Senior DevOps Engineer

Company: Alterra Mountain Company (HQ)
Location: Denver
Posted on: October 14, 2021

Job Description:



Alterra Mountain Company is a family of 15 iconic year-round destinations, including the world’s largest heli-ski operation, offering the Ikon Pass, the new standard in season passes. The Ikon Pass connects the most iconic mountains across North America, Australia, New Zealand, Japan and Chile, delivering authentic, memorable snow adventures. Alterra Mountain Company owns and operates a range of recreation, hospitality, real estate development, food and beverage, retail, and service businesses.

Headquartered in Denver, Colorado, with destinations across the continent, Alterra Mountain Company is rooted in the spirit of the mountains and united by a passion for outdoor adventure. Alterra Mountain Company’s family of diverse playgrounds spans six U.S. states and three Canadian provinces: Steamboat and Winter Park Resort in Colorado; Palisades Tahoe, Mammoth Mountain, June Mountain and Big Bear Mountain Resort in California; Stratton and Sugarbush in Vermont; Snowshoe in West Virginia; Tremblant in Quebec, Blue Mountain in Ontario; Crystal Mountain in Washington; Deer Valley Resort and Solitude Mountain Resort in Utah; and CMH Heli-Skiing & Summer Adventures in British Columbia.  Also included in the portfolio is Alpine Aerotech, a worldwide helicopter support and maintenance service center in British Columbia, Canada. Alterra Mountain Company honors each destination’s unique character and authenticity and celebrates the legendary adventures and enduring memories they bring to everyone.

A career with Alterra Mountain Company is more than what you do today; it’s being part of creating a community rooted in the spirit of the mountains, united by a passion for adventure, and celebrating the legendary adventures and enduring memories that mountains bring to everyone.


  • Free skiing + riding privileges across the family of Alterra Mountain Company resorts for all eligible employees and their dependents. And, discounted rates at non Alterra-owned Ikon Pass destinations.
  • Flexible Time Off (FTO) policy for eligible employees to rest, relax and recharge
  • Generous discounts on outdoor gear, apparel, rental cars, etc.
  • Medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D, short term & long-term disability insurance, EAP, HSAs, FSAs, and more
  • 401(k) plan with generous company match
  • Discounted tuition with partner online university for all Alterra Mountain Company employees to further their education
  • Paid parental leave of up to 6 weeks for eligible employees
  • Commuter benefits (Denver employees only)
  • Brand new Alterra Mountain Company office located in Denver’s RiNo Art District neighborhood


Seeking experienced DevOps Engineer to provide systems and infrastructure support to the company’s agile software development processes.  Coordinates with developers, QA engineers, and systems administrators, and administers infrastructure for build, test, and release. Supports environments from development to production, for custom e-commerce, web, and backend applications. Manages server and network infrastructure to provide a stable, secure, and robust platform for company applications.

Alterra Mountain Company is open to this position being remote, located in any of the following states: CO, WA, CA, OH, WI, OR, TX, NV, UT, GA.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily with or without reasonable accommodations.

  • Design, build, and maintain server and network infrastructure in cloud platform (primarily on Azure, additionally on AWS). Ensure platform performance, stability, and security.
  • Administer tools and services running scalable e-commerce websites: IIS web hosting, web content management systems (Sitecore and Sitefinity CMS), content distribution network (Incapsula, Cloudfront CDN), web application firewall and security (Imperva, AWS WAF, Palo Alto), application monitoring (New Relic, Azure Monitor, Cloudwatch, SCOM), caching (Redis), DNS (Route53), and version control (Github).
  • Administer environments and tools for software development, deployment (TeamCity, Octopus, Jenkins, MSDeploy), and test/QA.
  • Support integration with internal and external tools and data. Administer object relational mapping.
  • Contribute to high performance and availability of websites and build-test-deploy pipeline.
  • Support developers in quickly creating new projects, environments, and deployment pipelines.
  • Automate and optimize processes to reduce manual workload (PowerShell, Azure Resource manager, CloudFormation).
  • Monitor web infrastructure, respond to incidents, and resolve issues and outages.
  • Perform software upgrades (Sitecore, Sitefinity, etc.).
  • Occasionally work outside of normal business hours, including evenings and weekends, to respond to incidents and perform software upgrades.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Travel Required

? Yes


Travel details (if required):

Some travel may be required

  • Experience administering enterprise software development and deployment processes, including CI/CD and version control.
  • Experience administering enterprise websites hosted in IIS on Windows and Linux servers, in the cloud (Azure, AWS) and on-premises.
  • Ability to design secure and robust server and network architecture.
  • Experience integrating with SQL server, ETL processes, feeds, and other data sources.
  • Experience monitoring enterprise web applications, troubleshooting, and responding to outages.
  • Ability to work independently and develop own objectives, with limited supervision.
  • Ability to play leadership role in designing and building new systems, in addition to managing existing systems.


  • Ability to develop software in .NET, C#, SQL, and PowerShell.
  • Experience with scripting and Infrastructure-as-Code.
  • Experience architecting and administering infrastructure for Sitecore and Sitefinity websites.



  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Computer Science or equivalent field, or relevant job experience.
  • 5+ years DevOps Engineering or equivalent experience.
  • 5+ years of experience administering and architecting cloud services (Azure, AWS).
  • Extensive experience in website and web service deployments.
  • Extensive experience with IIS and Windows administration.


  • Experience coding with .NET, C#, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Node.js, ajax, xml, json, SQL, etc.
  • Strong knowledge of Github and New Relic administration.
  • Experience implementing Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery pipelines.

The base salary range below represents the low and high end of the Alterra Mtn Co Shared Services Inc. salary range for this position. Actual salaries will vary and may be above or below the range based on various factors including but not limited to experience, education, training, location, merit system, quantity or quality of production, responsibilities, and regular and/or necessary travel. The range listed is just one component of Alterra Mtn Co Shared Services Inc.’s total compensation package for employees. Other rewards may include short-term and long-term incentives and many region-specific benefits.

Denver area base salary range: $118,000 - $177,000 per year


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to walk, talk, see, hear, and operate a computer and other office productivity machinery.


Indoor/Outdoor: While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be exposed to harsh and varying outside weather conditions.

Hazardous Materials/Noise: The noise level in the workplace is usually moderate.

This job description is not an exhaustive list of all functions and responsibilities that an employee may be required to perform in this position. Alterra Mtn Co Shared Services Inc. and its affiliates reserve the right to modify, increase, decrease, suspend, and or eliminate any of the essential duties and/or the position in its entirety.

This job description is not an express or implied contract, guarantee, promise, or covenant of employment for any set term or duration, or for termination only for cause.

Employment with Alterra Mtn Co Shared Services Inc. or any of its affiliates is “at will” meaning either party may terminate the employment relationship at any time with or without cause and with or without notice.

This position is located in Colorado, and the work is primarily in Denver, CO and, as such, employment in this position is subject to the labor and employment laws of the state of Colorado.

Alterra Mtn Co Shared Services Inc. and its affiliates are equal opportunity employers and maintain drug-free workplaces. All employees and candidates are reminded that Alterra Mtn Co Shared Services Inc. and its affiliates adhere to all applicable labor and employment laws, and State, County, and City-specific labor and employment regulations, where applicable.

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