Medpace is hiring a
DevOps Engineer

Cincinnati, Ohio, United States 🇺🇸

Full-time, Onsite

Job Summary

Medpace is a leading Clinical Research Organization and we are looking for a DevOps Engineer to join our team and help us build and maintain our cloud-based infrastructure. The ideal candidate will have experience with a variety of DevOps tools and technologies, as well as strong problem-solving and analytical skills. If you’re excited to be part of a fast-growing winning team, then Medpace is a great place to grow your career.


  • Design, build, and maintain our cloud-based infrastructure;
  • Automate our software deployment and testing processes;
  • Work with our development teams to improve our software delivery process;
  • Monitor our infrastructure for performance and security issues;
  • Troubleshoot and resolve infrastructure issues;
  • Stay up-to-date on the latest DevOps tools and technologies.


Must Have:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field;
  • 5+ years of experience in IT
  • 3+ years of experience in Azure
  • 2+ years of experience in DevOps
  • Experience with a variety of DevOps tools and technologies, including:
    • build automation frameworks (Github, Azure DevOps)
    • infrastructure as code tooling (Terraform, ARM, Bicep)
    • container technologies (Kubernetes, Docker)
    • scripting (Powershell, Bash, Python)
  • Strong understanding of software development principles;
  • Proficiency with Git and GitHub workflows;
  • Expertise with cloud monitoring and management systems;
  • Experience with cloud security principles and best practices;
  • Excellent problem-solving and troubleshooting skills;
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team;
  • Excellent communication and documentation skills;
  • Ability to learn new skills and technologies quickly.

Nice to Have:

  • Cloud and DevOps certifications;
  • Previous employment or experience in a highly regulated industry such as healthcare, financial, or defense experience with standards such as ISO, NIST, HIPPA, and/or SOC2;
  • Auditing and policy-writing experience.


Medpace Overview

Medpace is a full-service clinical contract research organization (CRO). We provide Phase I-IV clinical development services to the biotechnology, pharmaceutical and medical device industries. Our mission is to accelerate the global development of safe and effective medical therapeutics through its scientific and disciplined approach. We leverage local regulatory and therapeutic expertise across all major areas including oncology, cardiology, metabolic disease, endocrinology, central nervous system, anti-viral and anti-infective. Headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, employing more than 5,000 people across 40+ countries.

Why Medpace?

People. Purpose. Passion. Make a Difference Tomorrow. Join Us Today.

The work we’ve done over the past 30+ years has positively impacted the lives of countless patients and families who face hundreds of diseases across all key therapeutic areas. The work we do today will improve the lives of people living with illness and disease in the future.

Cincinnati Perks

  • Cincinnati Campus Overview
  • Hybrid work-from-home options (dependent upon position and level)
  • Competitive PTO packages, starting at 20+ days
  • Competitive compensation and benefits package
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Company-sponsored employee appreciation events
  • Employee health and wellness initiatives
  • Community involvement with local nonprofit organizations
  • Discounts on local sports games, fitness gyms and attractions
  • Modern, ecofriendly campus with an on-site fitness center
  • Structured career paths with opportunities for professional growth
  • Discounted tuition for UC online programs


  • Named a Top Workplace in 2024 by The Cincinnati Enquirer
  • Recognized by Forbes as one of America's Most Successful Midsize Companies in 2021, 2022, 2023 and 2024
  • Continually recognized with CRO Leadership Awards from Life Science Leader magazine based on expertise, quality, capabilities, reliability, and compatibility