General Information

Location: Durham, NC, Remote

Organization: WCG

Job Type: Full Time - Regular

Description and Requirements


The DevOps Engineer takes ownership of the infrastructure and automated processes that build and deploy VeraSci’s applications, assesses where and how those can be improved, and implements the improvements. 


To be considered for U.S.-based positions unless currently employed by WCG, where permitted by applicable law (including any applicable reasonable accommodation, medical or religious exemption), candidates must have received or be willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccine by start date.


Reports to Director of Development Operations. No supervisory responsibilities.


  • Perform administration, configuration, and support of cloud-hosted environments in Microsoft Azure, including Web Apps, SQL Databases, and Storage services.
  • Create automation scripts / pipelines for build, deployment, and maintenance of software products and infrastructure.
  • Design, develop, test, implement, and optimize end-to-end DevOps solutions for VeraSci Products.
  • Perform manual processes to support build and release activities until those processes have been automated.
  • Support translation and localization of our products and managing software language resources and assets.
  • Work with Product Manager, development teams, support staff and other internal stakeholders to fully understand product priorities, and requirements.
  • Review or help maintain documentation, including, but not limited to:
    • Automation Design specs
    • Software/System Architecture & Design specs
    • Development and technology standards and processes
  • Author, review and maintain SOPs, work instructions and guidelines for DevOps processes and technology.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in an information technology role
  • Minimum of 2 years of DevOps experience in an agile software development environment
  • Experience developing CI/CD build and release pipelines in Microsoft Azure DevOps
  • Experience with Azure Resource Manager (ARM) templates, Azure CLI and YAML
  • Strong scripting skills in one or more of the following languages: python, PowerShell, node.js
  • Thorough understanding of git source control mechanics
  • Experience building IaC (Infrastructure as Code)
  • Experience with monitoring, alerting, and performance engineering a plus
  • Experience building iOS and Android mobile apps is a plus
  • Experience with security monitoring and cloud security best practices a plus
  • Experience using Angular.js or other SPA framework (Angular 2 or later preferred) a plus
  • Experience working in pharmaceuticals or another regulated industry a plus
  • Knowledge C-DISC standards, GAMP, GCP or FDA’s 21 CFR Part 11 or experience with clinical research data a plus

About VeraSci:
VeraSci is a clinical research company offering eClinical software, translation services, and expertise in endpoints and assessments. VeraSci brings scientific expertise, strategic innovation, and unwavering commitment to each project, helping clients worldwide develop novel therapies.

WCG is proud to be an equal opportunity employer – Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin or ancestry, religion or creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, marital status, disability, genetic information, citizenship, veteran status, reprisal or any other legally recognized basis or status protected by federal, state or local law.