Job Description

DriveTime Needs a Principal Azure Systems Engineer!




Headquartered in Tempe, Arizona, DriveTime is the largest privately owned used car sales and finance company in the country (yes, we are THAT good)! With more than 130 dealerships, 3 operations centers and 15 reconditioning centers across the nation, our 4,000+ employees are focused on getting the right customer in the right car, at the right terms. With over 25 years of industry experience, and our dedication to streamlining the purchase process, we're redefining what it means to buy and finance a used car.




As focused as we are on our customer, we take that same focus on finding the right talent for the right opportunities within our organization. Across the nation, from our home office and operations centers to our retail locations and reconditioning centers, we are looking for talented individuals like yourself to join our ever-growing team!

Exciting Responsibilities!

As a Principal Azure Systems Engineer on the team, you will drive further adoption of Public Cloud, and build out continual operational support. This requires strong technical, troubleshooting, and collaboration skills. You are expected to have a broad experience relating to Public Cloud technologies (Azure, AWS, GCP), Infrastructure-as-code, and Automation technologies. Skills and experience with Infrastructure Operations and DevOps methodologies, in both Public and Private Clouds is expected. There is immense opportunity here both technically and interpersonally, and the sky is the limit!

  • Responsible for IaaS implementation and cloud migrations
  • Responsible for public and private cloud troubleshooting and maintenance
  • Experience with orchestration/automation platforms and tools (Morpheus, Terraform, Ansible, Chef, ARM Templates etc.)
  • Help define and drive automation/orchestration best practices for cloud-based workloads
  • Coordination with teams to execute maintenance
  • Administration of Microsoft platforms on a regular basis, including Azure AD, DNS, and Active Directory Federation Services (ADFS)
  • Works with Enterprise Architects and fellow Engineers to work on projects and tasks as needed
  • Willingness and ability to learn and adapt to rapid change

Keys to success.

  • Possess 5+ years of Infrastructure Operations experience
  • 5+ years of experience designing, building, and deploying cloud-based solutions in Azure OR
  • Any equivalent combination of education, training and/or experience that fulfills the requirements of the position will be considered
  • Experience with Virtualization technologies
  • Works with minimal supervision
  • Exhibits strong collaboration skills
  • After hours and/or weekend work as required

So What About the Perks? Perks matter.

  • Medical, Dental and Vision. DriveTime pays a nice chunk of your premiums to keep the cost as low as possible for our employees.
  • 16 days of PTO and 6 paid Holidays. Because who doesn’t love time off?
  • Benefits like 401(k), company paid life insurance, short and long-term disability.
  • Casual Dress. Come dressed in jeans (you’ll fit right in with the rest of us).
  • Game Room. Gimme a break - no, not a Kit Kat ad but we do have a ping-pong table, pool table and Virtual Reality if you ever need a break in your day.
  • Wellness Program and In-House Gym. We want our employees to be the best versions of themselves. That’s why we offer a Wellness Program that includes an in-house gym, B12 shots, teeth cleanings, biometric screenings and much more!
  • Growth opportunities. DriveTime takes a lot of pride in promoting from within. We have spent the last 14 years growing our team members and taking them on the path to owning their careers!

And when it comes to hiring, we don't just look for the right person for the job, we seek out the right person for DriveTime. Buckle up for plenty of opportunities to grow in a professional, fun, and high-energy environment!

Application Instructions

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