Operations Engineer Salary in the United States

How much does an Operations Engineer make in the United States? The average Operations Engineer salary in the United States is $68,545 as of May 13, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $62,227 and $76,066. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Operations Engineer

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Job Openings for Operations Engineer
DXC - New Orleans , LA
: Description The Cloud Operations Engineer focuses on operating the Cloud Environments of customers as per the DXC contractual agreements. The main goals are to deliver an agile managed service, to ...
Glassdoor - 6 days ago
... operations engineer with a passion for technology and strong motivation and responsibility for high reliability and service level * Ability to operate independently, make decisions, take action and ...
Palo Alto Networks - 4 days ago
CyberCoders - Los Angeles , CA
... s Engineer If you are a Devops Engineer looking for 100% remote work, this is the job for you! We are a cloud consulting company who service clients all over the country. We are currently looking for ...
CyberCoders, Inc - 4 days ago
CyberCoders - Palo Alto , CA
... s Engineer If you are a Principle DevOps Engineer with IaC and AWS experience, please read on! We are a mid-sized SaaS application security provider that has developed our own ground-breaking ...
CyberCoders, Inc - 4 days ago
An engineer who has delivered cloud native software on either a major cloud platform or on a ... An advocate of the devops culture to ensure that enterprise scale software can be built and ...
Blackrock - 1 day ago
Horizontal Integration - Eden Prairie , MN
... s Engineer Project: * This project is part of the Automation portion of the Maximizing Operational Value for Everyone (MOVE) program and specifically is to be build a voice analytics engineering team ...
Horizontal Integration - 5 days ago