DevOps Engineer (R0000153)

Houston, TX, USA

Full-Time Exempt Position

U.S. Citizenship Required

About the Role

Intuitive Machines is leading the return to the lunar surface with our Nova-C lander. We proudly put forward an exceptional team that lives at the intersection of rigor and agility. We are seeking the best, the brightest and the driven to be a part of the first commercial landing on the moon. Join our team and you’ll be rewarded with competitive compensation, benefits, and possession of your own unique place in history.

Intuitive Machines is seeking an experienced DevOps Engineer professional to join our Lunar program.


  • Maintain and deploy development environments

  • Manage software deployments

  • Monitor CI and CD process for exceptions caused by infrastructure

  • Assist with creation and maintaining of software tests and infrastructure to support them

  • Coordinate production/test systems with the development and IT teams

  • Manage and maintain software defined infrastructure used in product development

  • Recognize and correct issues with infrastructure components to maintain service continuity

Required Education/Experience/Skills

  • B.S. in computer science, physics, or engineering domain

  • Experience in Gitflow coordinated configuration management schemes

  • Experience with Docker-based containerization

  • Experience with Windows and POSIX-based operating systems

  • Experience with some type of scripting (Shell, Powershell, Python, etc)

  • Self-motivated and proactive

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills


  • Experience with xUnit compliant unit test frameworks

  • Infrastructure Monitoring (Prometheus, etc) 

  • Kubernetes

  • Ansible

  • AWS

  • Puppet

  • Gitlab CI

  • SQL and/or NoSQL databases

Essential Requirements

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen and successfully complete a U.S. government background investigation.

  • Applicant selected may be subject to government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

  • Work may involve sitting for extended periods.

  • May require lifting and carrying up to 25 lb.

  • Must have sufficient mobility to enter areas of test facilities where necessary.

  • Generally an office environment, but can involve inside or outside work depending on task.

  • Standard office equipment (PC, telephone, fax, etc.)

  • Regular attendance in accordance with established work schedule is critical.

  • Ability to work outside normal schedule and adjust schedule to meet peak periods and surge requirements when required.

  • Must be able to work in a team atmosphere.

  • Must put forward a professional behavior that enhances productivity and promotes teamwork and cooperation.

  • Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk/hazard to the employee or others.