Systems Engineer

Prague, Czech Republic

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 Systems Engineer for our Prague office to make the team even stronger.

The Department is a part of Investment Bank Technology organization and it is responsible for delivering the risk management systems that have enabled Investment Bank (IB) to become a top-tier franchise. While proud to be a best-in-class technology organization, as evidenced by our many industry awards, meeting the priorities over the next 5-10 years requires a shift in approach and engineering our technology platforms. Staying the same, while the world changes around us, is not an option. The business is looking to us to drive new solutions and sustainable outcomes.

We are looking for a DevOps Engineer to work in a distributed DevOps team. A main part of the team is located in Prague. The team performs DevOps function for multiple strategic bank applications targeting credit risks calculation, transformation, storage and reporting. The scope of work is a standard DevOps stack including investigation of issues, troubleshooting, monitoring, automation, Ad Hoc configuration and configuration management, continuous integration and deployment, as well as improvements of currently used processes. Constant tight cooperation with Dev/Test teams, as well as communication with the customer is a regular part of team’s work.

Requirements

  • Upper-Intermediate + English level (minimum B2 speaking/writing);
  • MS Windows Server (2008, 2012) – advanced knowledge;
  • MS SQL Databases (2008, 2012) - advanced knowledge;
  • Linux (Red Hat preferable, but not mandatory) – novice/intermediate;
  • SQL – intermediate/advanced;
  • Automation/Scripting (PowerShell and/or Python) – intermediate (+real experience in automation via any available means – “automation-oriented mindset”);
  • ITIL – understanding of what it is, how it is used;
  • Real experience in troubleshooting/root cause analysis;
  • Understanding of what is DevOps as well as desire to work as actual DevOps engineer.

Nice to have

  • Experience working with any configuration management/continuous integration/delivery systems;
  • IIS (or other Web Server) – intermediate;
  • Jira (or any similar bug tracking systems) – experience of usage;
  • TeamCity (or other build systems) - experience of usage;
  • Monitoring - experience of configuration/maintenance;
  • XML;
  • Active Directory.

We offer

  • Opportunity to work in a successful international company with stable background;
  • Possibility to work in friendly multicultural environment, using English on daily basis and growing professionally within worldwide EPAM;
  • We offer guaranteed professional growth through the technology trainings and technology communities inside EPAM;
  • Regular IT trainings and good opportunities for professional growing and development; we propose IT conferences sponsorship and partial grant of the cost of IT certification;
  • Large space for self-fulfillment and participation in new projects;
  • Motivating financial evaluation (negotiable, based on an expertise and achieved results);
  • Competitive compensation depending on experience and skills;
  • Benefit program (5 weeks of vacation, 5 sick days, wage compensation for the first three days of illness, meal vouchers, flexi pass, annual coupon of Prague city public transport, multisport cards);
  • Comfortable and modern offices in Prague 4;
  • Start ASAP / Negotiable.