DevOps Lead

Kharkiv, Ukraine

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DESCRIPTION


Role: DevOps Lead (Senior DevOps engineer to take Tech lead role).

Department: EPAM Kharkiv DevOps unit (part of EPAM Ukraine and a global DevOps practice).

Client: is a part of multinational company with clients globally, a global leader in science, technical and health publishing. Provides information analytics solutions and digital tools in the areas of strategic research management, R&D performance, clinical decision support, and professional education.

Domain: information analytics, publishing & business Information (healthcare, life sciences, open science).

Tasks: Cloud automation and DevOps for series of products, introducing of CI/CD for a group of apps.

Scope: 60-70% engineering tasks and 40-30% of leading.

To lead a distributed team: Saint Petersburg, Kharkiv, Philadelphia (US).

Requirements

  • Strong experience with AWS, including troubleshooting;
  • Knowledge of Jenkins for CI/CD;
  • Experience with Puppet (or other CM framework);
  • Experience with Python for scripting;
  • Knowledge of Terraform (desired);
  • Experience in system architecture design (desired);
  • Good communication skills (interpersonal for interacting with the team, presentation skills for working with the clients);
  • Healthy ambitions and sense of ownership;
  • Team leading experience or desire to lead a team of 4+ engineers;
  • Excellent spoken and written English (upper-intermediate level - B2) for communication with international environment.

We offer

  • Competitive compensation depending on experience and skills;
  • Individual career path in engineering;
  • Social package - medical insurance, sports;
  • Compensation for sick lists and regular vacations;
  • English classes with native speakers (certified English teachers);
  • Flexible work hours.