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IT Infrastructure / Cloud DevOps Engineer


Greenwood Village, CO, US (United States)


Founded in 1921 and publicly traded since 1925, Newmont (www.newmont.com) is one of the largest gold companies in the world. Headquartered in Denver, Colorado, the company has approximately 24,000 employees and contractors, with the majority working at Newmont's core operations in the United States, Australia, Ghana, Peru and Suriname. Newmont is the only gold company listed in the S&P 500 index and in 2007 became the first gold company selected to be part of the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index. Newmont's industry leading performance is reflected through high standards in environmental management, health and safety for its employees and creating value and opportunity for host communities and shareholders.

About this role

This is a leadership position responsible for architecture and crafting of a large scale, complex system integration projects.

Experience across multiple platforms, business processes and architectures is needed as well as broad knowledge of new technologies; strong ability to lead a team and technical activities with the customer as well as accurately evaluate risks. Sounds like your experience and passion? Join Newmont!

In this role you will
  • Provides leadership and oversight of Cloud & Infrastructure Teams
  • Lead cloud infrastructure services (AWS, Azure and GCP)
  • Responsible for Global Infrastructure Design and Operations (Virtualization, Compute, Storage)
  • Participate in design activities, record engineering decisions made during the design sessions, validate that infrastructure development is within the budget constraints of program plan
  • Design infrastructure to increase the efficiency of operations, active monitoring, and alerting
  • Constantly evaluate new solutions to help in infrastructure cost containment or reduction
  • Identify, analyze, and provide recommendations and solutions for high-priority applications, and coordinate and conduct working groups with the right participants (North America or International) to address any given initiative
  • Implement infrastructure projects and transition rollout to an infrastructure support team
  • Lead the effort to build an elastic infrastructure (cloud based, flexible based on infrastructure usage)
Your training, skills & experience




  • Bachelor's Degree or Technical qualification in Information Technology or Computer Science.
  • Strong knowledge of contracting, negotiating, organization development, change management, technology trends, strategic planning, and management required for successful performance.
  • Solid understanding of Mining Operations and Processing.
  • Deep understanding of project financial management: budget reporting, control, and forecasting.
  • Overall understanding of the objectives and functions of the Company, business divisions and departments serviced by IT.



  • University Degree or Technical Certificate or equivalent experience.
  • 15+ years of experience in technical Architectural role.
  • 5+ years of supervisor/leadership in service or data center operations.
  • 4+ years project management.
  • Driven leader, with a pro-active and strategic vision of IT service delivery.
  • Strong IT knowledge and understanding with deep skills in IT operations, customer relationship management and outsourcing vendor relationship management.
  • Wide and detailed knowledge of technology areas including Microsoft Servers, Network Storage, Networks, Firewalls, Microsoft Desktops, Citrix, Server Virtualization.
  • Skilled at issue resolution.
  • Solid understanding of service level agreements and metrics.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, with subordinates, colleagues, clients and customers at all levels.
  • Ability to optimally plan and control projects.
  • Has an overall understanding of the objectives and functions of the company, business units and departments serviced by IT.
  • Good communicator with exceptional people, team and facilitation skills.
  • Good organizational, strategic/tactical planning and team/project management experience.
  • Ability to gain respect from work force from operating areas.
  • Cost and budget control.

Skills and abilities:


  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, previous leadership, management and supervisory experience, and the ability to achieve results through others.
  • Adept at managing teams of employees and vendors in a matrix environment and from multiple cultures.
  • Ability to identify problems, make decisions, create solutions, and take action.
  • Highly self-motivated and directed with an attention to detail and a strong customer service orientation.
  • Influences business through improved understanding of technology issues, balances challenging priorities within business organizations and across IT functional groups.


Working conditions and location
  • Position is located in the Denver (Greenwood Village) Corporate office.
  • Position may be required to travel to, and assist other domestic and international sites.

To learn more about Newmont visit us at:

Our business success comes from the accomplishments and well-being of our employees and contractors. Our goal is to build a workplace culture that fosters leaders and allows every person to thrive, contribute, and grow. We are committed to selecting and developing our employees, and to establishing a work environment where everyone can take an active part in reaching our strategic goals while feeling a sense of pride in working at Newmont.

Newmont seeks to recruit, hire, place and promote qualified applicants, meaning applicants who meet the minimum requirements of the position, without regard to personal characteristics such as gender, race, nationality, ethnic, social and indigenous origin, religion or belief, disability, age or sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

NOTE: Newmont does not ask for or require job applicants to pay money to apply or be considered for employment with the Company. In addition, Newmont does not ask potential job candidates to provide sensitive personal data without first submitting a job application through our secure, online portal, and only as requested for legitimate business purposes.  If you are asked to provide money or sensitive personal data through any other means, do not respond and please report this immediately to it.sec@newmont.com.

Nearest Major Market: Denver