We are looking for a DevOps Engineer to join our network of more than 6.000 doer’s and maker’s working out from our 60+ offices in 22 countries,
Valtech has established itself as one of the largest independent global groups aiming at creating digital experiences that improve human lives while transforming the future of our clients’ businesses. We work with some of the world’s best-known brands from across the retail, manufacturing, distribution, mobility, travel, health, public and finance sectors. And our promise to the market is that we get things done. Together. We transform by doing!
The ideal candidate's skills
/ Commercial experience of using AWS Services including EC2, ECS, Serverless (Lambda)
/ Background and relevant current experience in a hands-on Platform Engineering role is needed
/ Understanding of security techniques including Firewalls/Security Groups, Threat Modelling, Dependency Management
/ You’ll know how to debug a complex, high availability production environments.
/ Networking knowledge, load balancing, CDN’s etc.
/ Knowledge of IaaS deployment tools such as Terraform
/ Working knowledge of continuous integration and source control systems such as Jenkins and GitLab
What is important is having some of the skills, but also having ideas to bring to the table, and wanting to have an input in to how we do things, and want to pick up new skills along the way.
/ Technical knowledge of Oracle Fusion Middleware or IBM Order Management would be desirable, though not essential.
/ Relevant AWS certifications would be helpful.
The Role (Lead)
As a Lead DevOps Engineer you’ll be expected to:
/ Lead and organize the development efforts;
/ Mentor/motivate the development teams to take ownership of their contribution to successful projects;
/ Encourage key quality principles;
/ Have in-depth level of technical knowledge/experience in building cloud solutions that have security, reliability, scalability, high availability and concurrency built-in from the outset.
/ Ensure the cloud platforms/solutions are fit for purpose based on business need and criticality, while keeping platform usage costs and utilisation in mind;
/ Assist on the optimal end-to-end delivery pipeline for the squad’s code;
/ Monitor and reporting usage of our cloud solutions;
/ Advise on the selection of the most appropriate technologies for the task;
/ Ensure delivery pipeline for your IaaS code has optimal quality controls built-in to support testing, deployment, reporting and task management;
/ Make a selection of appropriate quality controls to complete assigned tasks, including; code driven deployment; infrastructure deployment; automated testing; and effective operational monitoring, alerting and incident responses;
/ Supply appropriate information and analysis to support resolution of issues and incidents in the “Run” of squad applications.
To work within our model, Agile software development.
As a consultant and as a binding part between developers and our clients you are expected to develop expertise both in technology and the means to communicate complex concepts and rationale to non-techies. We’ll encourage and support this with frequent opportunities to share ideas internally. We also have consultants who frequently deliver at regional, national and global conferences.
What do we offer in return?
- Private health insurance
We hope you will never need it, but nevertheless, we offer private health insurance to all our employees.
- Education program
We never stop learning, that’s why we offer our employees an educational program with training and certification.
- Wellbeing program
We all deserve to live a healthy and well-balanced life. It's not an option, it's a necessity!
- One simple rule
We really want you to enjoy your work, so we set up one simple rule, that none of our teammates will work on the same project for a very long time in the same industry, but will always be following the latest technology standards. You can never get bored working at Valtech!
- Work from home
Our jobs wrap around our lives – not the other way around. Wherever you feel you can be most comfortable and productive as well, we make sure to respect your choice.
- Social events
We enjoy spending time together, not only at work. Ski trips, carting, laser-tag, wine tasting, picnics, cooking classes… you name it – we’ve done it! There are plenty of cool events to join and to get to know your colleagues.
- Company sponsored Multisport card
- Food vouchers
- Competitive conditions
Besides a competitive salary and 25 days of vacation, you will join annual company events with the whole team.
- Challenging projects
Ready for a challenge? We guarantee you’ll find challenging projects at Valtech!
- Cool colleagues
What’s the most important thing in a job? Cool colleagues with whom you spent most of the time during the week. We have a lot of them!
- Honest feedback
Honesty, openness and respect are among our core values. We encourage an open feedback culture in order to build trust and grow together
Our company values
We SHARE our knowledge with our clients and colleagues all over the world. We value different opinions and embrace open discussions. We DARE to go into unknown territories. We dare to speak up and be totally honest. We CARE about the end-user experience, our clients' businesses, and the quality of the things we make. We want to make the world a better place through the work we do.
Say hello to your future. Apply!