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DevOps Engineer

Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job Description

At TraknProtect, you will deliver location technology and wireless solutions to some of the most recognized brands on the planet, and you will do it with leading-edge technologies including BLE, IoT, Wi-Fi and LTE. We have established close partnerships with worldwide vendors and have deployed our solutions across North America as well as internationally.

We are proud to be recognized as a fast-growing start-up due in no small part to our entrepreneurial attitude and collaborative spirit that sets us apart from our competition.

TraknProtect currently has a career opportunity for a DevOps engineer.

Job Overview

As a DevOps engineer, you will be responsible for managing and improving the communication between the operational and development sides of the software development process. Your primary duties will include deployment of product updates, locating production errors and issues and building integrations that enable rapid adoption of the TraknProtect Platform. As a member working in a team environment, you will work with our CTO and existing technical team to implement and enforce SOC policies and procedures as part of the daily engineering operations.

In this position, your responsibilities would include but are not limited to:

  • Enhance the company’s IT infrastructure security protocols

  • Identify manual processes that can be automated

  • Maintain and improve the company’s cloud infrastructure

  • Enforce policies and procedures and prepare for SOC audits

  • Apply system updates and security patches as required

  • Provide troubleshooting of production environments and integrations as needed


  • Passionate engineer with 3+ years of experience

  • Skilled problem solver with the desire and proven ability to create innovate solutions

  • Flexible and adaptable attitude disciplined to manage multiple responsibilities and adjust to varied environments

  • Experience working in and administering Linux environments

  • Experience working in and administration of Microsoft Azure cloud platform

  • Bonus for experience MQTT or HiveMQ brokers

  • Working administration knowledge of SQL Server and MySQL

  • Ability to communicate effectively via multiple channels (verbal, written, etc.) with technical and non-technical staff

About Us

TraknProtect is a worldwide leader in real-time location technology solutions enabling hotels to harness the power of location data and integrate it into their safety & operations systems. TraknProtect provides employee safety devices (ESDs) for hotel employees through an integrated solution alerting security personal to the location of employees in need of assistance. The platform provides additional access to real-time location and data about hotel inventory, room service trays, and vendor activity on property. The TraknProtect software platform is also enabling hotels to enhance guest satisfaction, increase employee efficiency, and improve employee safety by using TraknProtect data analytics to save significant capital costs and make smarter inventory purchasing decisions and improved management of outside vendors.

To Apply:

Please send cover letter & resume to:

with subject line:

APPLY: DevOps Engineer

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