Lead System Engineer/Solution Architect

Minsk, Belarus

Currently we are looking for a self-dependent and proactive Lead System Engineer/Solution Architect for our Minsk office to make the team even stronger.

EPAM Digital Engagement Practice (DEP) offers its clients a full range of digital transformation services.

We are working on the basis of different DEP platforms such as E-commerce, Hybris, ATG, AEM, Sitecore, Adam, etc. Using the service model, DEP focuses on the customers’ success through providing top-notch system engineering solutions. We pay special attention to the systems’ performance and at most optimal implementation of the task.

Are you able to make valid arguments, defend your point of view and ask fundamental questions? Are you a responsible, risk-taking person, who is not afraid of putting your head into the lion's mouth? Then this position will be ideal for you. We are seeking an outgoing and driven team-player, who is ready for challenges and has a desire to self-improve and motivate others.

You will have an exciting opportunity to work with the advanced DEP platforms and outstanding specialists. We focus on personality more than on technical skills, thus, if you have a strong desire to learn and grow professionally, you will be a perfect fit for our team.

Project technologies and tools

  • Operation Systems: Windows, Linux;
  • Version Control Systems: Git, SVN, Bitbucket;
  • CI Orchestration: Jenkins, TeamCity, Bamboo;
  • Build tools: Ant, Maven, Gradle;
  • Web servers: Apache HTTP Server, Nginx, HAProxy;
  • Application servers: Apache Tomcat, WebLogic, JBoss;
  • Databases: MySQL, Oracle, PostgreSQL, Microsoft SQL;
  • Virtualization/Containerization: Oracle VirtualBox, Docker;
  • Cloud: AWS, Azure;
  • Scripts: Bash, Python, Groovy, Ruby;
  • Configuration Management Systems: Chef, Puppet, Ansible;
  • E-Commerce platform: Oracle Commerce, SAP Hybris;
  • Content platforms: Adobe Enterprise Manager, Sitecore;
  • Search Engine: Endeca, SOLR;
  • System Monitoring: Zabbix, Nagios;
  • Application Monitoring: Dynatrace, AppDynamics, New Relic;
  • Artifacts Storage: Nexus, Apache Artifactory;
  • Automation testing: Selenium, SoapUI, Casper JS;
  • Bug Tracking System: Jira;
  • Wiki: Confluence.

Responsibilities

  • Prepare DevOps strategy and manage its implementation;
  • Provide infrastructure scaling;
  • Be responsible for Canary releases, Blue/Green deployment, Pilot regions implementation;
  • Develop replication/rollback procedures;
  • Disaster Recovery planning;
  • Release management;
  • Monitor process implementation;
  • Manage environment utilization across all stream/releases;
  • Participate in preparation of infrastructure part of Project Plans;
  • Prepare and manage the Cutover Plan: artifacts, user guides, testing process, rollout to production;
  • Organize teamwork (reporting, coordination, etc.).

Requirements

  • Knowledge of Agile/Scrum/Kanban methodology;
  • Understanding of Software Development Lifecycle;
  • Experience in Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery/Continuous Deployment/Continuous Operation;
  • Knowledge of ITIL or similar;
  • Intermediate (B1) level of English;
  • Responsible attitude to work;
  • Good team player;
  • Proactivity;
  • Good negotiation, presentation and conflict management skills.

We offer

  • Innovative solutions delivery to the world’s digital changes;
  • Experience exchange with colleagues all around the world;
  • Opportunities for self-realization;
  • Friendly team and enjoyable working environment;
  • Engineering, corporate and social events;
  • Social package: professional & soft skills trainings, medical & family care programs, sports;
  • Free English classes;
  • Flexible working schedule.