Middle DevOps Engineer

Guadalajara, Mexico

Striving for excellence is in our DNA. Since 1993, we have been helping the world’s leading companies imagine, design, engineer, and deliver software and digital experiences that change the world. We are more than just specialists, we are experts.

DESCRIPTION


Currently we are looking for a Middle DevOps Engineer for our Guadalajara office to make the team even stronger.

This individual will be a member of cross-functional teams and will support DevOps Automation efforts for transition/implementation of a DevOps approach to a cloud and non-cloud computing environment. The job will include developing a DevOps strategy, along with implementation and/or integration of Version Control, Build Systems, Deployment, Repository Systems along administrative and support. Strong verbal and written communication skills are necessary and individual who is self-motivated and eager to research and identify solutions critical to the public, need to be a DevOps evangelist. Core skills required for this position include Jenkins, Chef, Git, AWS and Jira.

Responsibilities

  • Manage technical aspects of end-to-end release lifecycle for applications delivered by development team, from a DevOps stand point;
  • Work on release automation (Continuous Deployment);
  • Work on Build automation (Continuous Integration);
  • Establish the final release configuration;
  • Participate in auditing of performance and security issues discovered during the release process;
  • Onboard new functionalities related to deployment process, update DevOps strategy accordingly;
  • Improve the communication between Development and Operations teams -> DevOps;
  • Work directly with developers and business analysts as the team is part of a wider development stream;
  • Actively collaborate with Solution Designers and Architects using DevOps;
  • Design, implement and support any tool related to DevOps architecture.

Requirements

  • 2+ years’ experience fully as a DevOps Engineer or a combination of SysAdmin + DevOps or SysAdmin + Development;
  • Linux Administration;
  • Any Cloud / IaaS / PaaS:
    • Amazon Web Services (AWS), Azure, Google Cloud Platform, Rackspace, OpenStack, OpenShift, SoftLayer.
  • Virtualization:
    • Xen, VMWare, Hyper-V, KVM.
  • Any scripting language (basic):
    • Bash, Perl, Ruby, Python.
  • Any App and Web Servers (Tomcat, Nginx, Apache, JBoss, WebLogic) or Databases (SQL Server, MySQL, PostgreSQL, Oracle, DB2, NoSQL: MongoDB, Redis, Cassandra, DynamoDB, MarkLogic, Couchbase);
  • Handling high severity issues and troubleshooting experience;
  • Experience working on production environments and client facing.

Nice to have

  • Networking in Cloud (huge plus);
  • Any Configuration Automation:
    • Chef, Puppet, Vagrant, Ansible.
  • Any CI / CD tool:
    • Jenkins, Bamboo, TeamCity, CruiseControl, Team Foundation Server, Travis CI.
  • Collaboration tools:
    • Jira, Team Foundation, Slack, Flowdock.
  • Any Build tool:
    • Maven, Gradle, Apache Ant, MSBuild, Grunt.
  • Any Version Control System:
    • SVN, GIT, ClearCase, Perforce, Mercurial.

We offer

  • Career plan and real growth opportunities;
  • International Mobility Plan within 25 countries;
  • Constant training, mentoring, online corporate courses, eLearning and more;
  • English classes with certified teacher;
  • Support for employee’s initiatives (Algorithms club, toastmasters, agile club and more);
  • Enjoyable working environment (Gaming room, napping area, amenities, events, sport teams and more);
  • Flexible work schedule and dress code;
  • Collaborate in a multicultural environment and share best practices from around the globe;
  • Hired directly by EPAM & 100% under payroll;
  • Law benefits (IMSS, INFONAVIT, 15 days December bonus, 25% vacation bonus);
  • Personal insurance: Life, Major medical expenses with dental & visual coverage;
  • 13 % employee savings fund;
  • Grocery coupons (added to the monthly benefits once the probation period has been passed);
  • 10 vacations days plus 2 floating days;
  • Official Mexican holidays, plus two extra holidays (December 24th & 31st);
  • Relocation bonus: transportation, 2 weeks of accommodation for you and your family and more.