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Established in 1806 as a small soap and candle business in New York City, Colgate-Palmolive is now a truly global company with products sold in over 200 countries under such internationally recognized brand names as Colgate, Palmolive, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sorriso, Kolynos, elmex, Tom's of Maine, Sanex, Ajax, Axion, Soupline, Haci Sakir, Suavitel, PCA SKIN, EltaMD, Filorga and Hello as well as Hill's Science Diet, Hill's Prescription Diet and Hill's Ideal Balance.

Colgate-Palmolive is a leading consumer products company that serves hundreds of millions of consumers worldwide with brands and products across four core businesses – Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition. We are committed to offering products that make lives healthier and more enjoyable, and programs that enrich communities around the world.

Every day millions of people trust our products to care for themselves and the ones they love. Our goal is to use our technology to create products that will continue to improve the quality of life for our consumers wherever they live.

A career at Colgate-Palmolive is an excellent opportunity if you seek a global experience, constant challenge, and development opportunities in an environment that respects work/life effectiveness.

Job Title:  DevOps Engineer, eCommerce

Travel Required?:  Travel - up to 10% of time
Date:  Feb 22, 2021
Remote working option during the current situation

No Relocation Assistance Offered
# 98377 - Piscataway, New Jersey, United States

Do you want to be part of a team that is building a future to smile about? What about having the opportunity to connect with others across the world, full of stimulating discussions, and making impactful contributions?


If this is how you see your career, Colgate is the place to be!


Our dependable household brands, dedicated employees, and sustainability commitments make us a company passionate about building a future to smile about for our employees, consumers, and surrounding communities. The pride in our brand fuels a workplace that encourages creative thinking, champions experimentation, and promotes authenticity which has contributed to our enduring success.


If you want to work for a company that lives by their values, then give your career a reason to smile...every single day.


We are excited to invite applications to join our growing Direct to Consumer digital commerce team supporting our Oral Health and Skin Health direct-to-consumer and profession-to-consumer businesses!


We are looking for a highly motivated DevOps engineer to help us win in eCommerce. The ideal candidate is detail oriented, has superior verbal and written communication skills, strong organizational skills, is able to juggle multiple tasks at once, anticipate issues and implement solutions that detect and prevent outages. This role will involve planning, design, development and maintenance of our infrastructure. This position requires someone that is a self-starter, is eager to learn new technologies and always considers security and performance implications in their designs of our constantly evolving D2C, B2B and B2B2C portfolio.


Specifically, this position will have the responsibility to:

  • Design and automate CI/CD stack, cloud infrastructure, monitoring, and logging
  • Work with developers and release management to design and implement delivery pipelines
  • Troubleshoot production issues and coordinate with the application development team to streamline code deployment.
  • Participate in architecture design and implementation of infrastructure monitoring, security, and scaling solutions
  • Evaluate and evangelize forward-looking processes, tools and technologies that help deliver high-quality secure software faster and more efficiently
  • Conduct systems tests for security, performance, and availability
  • Develop and maintain design and troubleshooting documentation
  • Implement and improve automated testing solutions
  • Collaborate within the product team to consistently deliver quality software to end users.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Engineering or similar degree
  • Working experience with code deployment tools and software-automation of production systems (like Helm, Terraform, Github Actions, and Kubernetes, or similar)    
  • 2+ years experience with Bash or Python programming                    
  • Strong command of experience in network, server, and application-status monitoring
  • Working knowledge of databases and SQL
  • Critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team


Preferred Qualifications:

  • 2+ years experience with Java or Javascript
  • Previous experience in a DevOps or Release Engineer role working closely with Software Engineers
  • Experience with cloud infrastructure and services (GCP, AWS, etc.)
  • Experience managing infrastructure deployments using Infrastructure as Code tools (Terraform)
  • Experience working on Agile/SCRUM development teams

Equal Opportunity Employer
Colgate is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, marital status, veteran status (United States positions), or any other characteristic protected by law.

Are you interested in working for Colgate-Palmolive? You can apply online and attach all relevant documents such as a cover letter and resume or CV. Applications received by e-mail are not considered in the selection process. Become part of our team. We look forward to your application.

Colgate-Palmolive is a leading global consumer products company, tightly focused on Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition. Colgate sells its products in over 200 countries and territories around the world under such internationally recognized brand names as Colgate, Palmolive, elmex, Tom’s of Maine, Sorriso, Speed Stick, Lady Speed Stick, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sanex, Elta MD, PCA Skin, Ajax, Axion, Fabuloso, Soupline and Suavitel, as well as Hill’s Science Diet and Hill’s Prescription Diet. 

For more information about Colgate’s global business, visit the Company’s web site at To learn more about Colgate Bright Smiles, Bright Futures® oral health education program, please visit To learn more about Hill's and the Hill’s Food, Shelter & Love program please visit To learn more about Tom’s of Maine  please visit

Reasonable accommodation during the application process is available for persons with disabilities. Please contact with the subject "Accommodation Request" should you require accommodation.

Nearest Major Market: New Jersey

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