Senior/Lead DevOps Engineer

Amsterdam, Netherlands

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DESCRIPTION


Currently we are looking for a Senior/Lead DevOps Engineer for our Amsterdam office to make the team even stronger.

You will be involved in full development lifecycle of the microservices platforms from architecture, design and reliability engineering to deployment, monitoring and integration. We are looking for engineers with comprehensive experience in building and production support on engineering level of various high availability distributed systems.

The role is key for one of the platform development. Dedicated development teams build and release through their technology delivery and operations lifecycle. In that process they lean heavily on microservices platforms which provide framework for timely delivery of technically ready products and services that can be taken to market in countries across the world.

Responsibilities

  • Develop automation and processes to enable teams to develop, deploy, manage, and configure CI/CD;
  • Automate the creation of development, test, performance, and live environments;
  • Improve and maintain the processes of continuously building, deploying, and updating software and environments;
  • Define and standardize automated build and deployment best practices for the Agile application teams;
  • Actively participate in high-level team activities such as suggesting architecture improvements, recommending process improvements and conducting tool evaluations;
  • Help solve business needs with technology by evaluating different technology options and products;
  • System troubleshooting and problem solving across applications.

Requirements

  • Solid understanding of Software Development Life Cycle, Test Driven Development, Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery;
  • Solid understanding of and experience working with high availability, high performance, multi-data center systems and hybrid cloud environments;
  • Experience in Kubernetes, Docker, virtual networking (Calico, Flannel);
  • Experience in managing clusters of databases (specifically PostgreSQL is a huge plus);
  • Experience in Amazon Web Services;
  • Experience in software build tools (Maven) and Continuous Integration tools (Jenkins);
  • Groovy or similar scripting;
  • Experience in automation tools (Ansible, Chef, Puppet);
  • Experience in version control systems such as Git;
  • Good English communication skills (speaking, writing and reading).

We offer

  • Competitive compensation depending on experience and skills;
  • Regular assessments and salary reviews;
  • Opportunities for personal and professional growth;
  • Friendly team and enjoyable working environment;
  • Flexible working schedule enables work life balance;
  • Regular corporate and social events.