Program Director Cloud and DevOps

Frankfurt, Germany

Ranked as #12 on Forbes’ List of 25 Fastest Growing Public Tech Companies for 2017, EPAM is committed to providing our global team of over 25,900+ EPAMers with inspiring careers from day one. EPAMers lead with passion and honesty, and think creatively. Our people are the source of our success and we value collaboration, try to always understand our customers’ business, and strive for the highest standards of excellence. No matter where you are located, you’ll join a dedicated, diverse community that will help you discover your fullest potential.

DESCRIPTION


Currently we are looking for a Program Director Cloud and DevOps for our Frankfurt office to make the team even stronger.

Are you an industry visionary and technologist at heart with a passion for enabling complex Cloud and DevOps transformation programs? Then you have an opportunity to join as a Program Director Cloud and DevOps (m/f/d) to work with highly skilled and engaged teams across the globe on DevOps transformation and AWS, Azure and Google Cloud Platform enablement strategies and migration opportunities. You will be working on a range of programs connecting program management, architecture and delivery.

Responsibilities

  • Partner with a wide variety of technology and business stakeholders, becoming a program/change manager and trusted advisor, leading organizations through the challenges of Cloud and DevOps transformation;
  • Enable DevOps transformation journeys to the cloud, analyze TCO and create/manage a business case;
  • Create a unified strategy for cloud, automation and security, design approach to migrate large enterprise workloads to the cloud;
  • Take responsibility for qualification, bid management, technology estimates and staffing;
  • Supervise customers and upsell within EPAM regional accounts portfolio across variety of vertical and business domains;
  • Be responsible for maintaining and developing the project governance structure. Serve as a point of escalation for the client and EPAM top management.

Requirements

  • Deep expertise in IT service delivery and program management;
  • History of successful migration journeys and DevOps transformations to any of AWS, Azure, Google Cloud Platform and hybrid/private Cloud;
  • High level understanding of private, public and hybrid cloud architecture, main building blocks, workload types, migration patterns and tools;
  • Strong understanding of program management methodologies including Agile, DevOps, ITIL;
  • Proven experience of running large programs (e.g. data centre modernization, data centre migration, cloud migration);
  • Ability to work with client management level, propose solutions, make decisions, get client buy-in and deliver commitments;
  • Strong communication and presentation skills, ability to present technical ideas in business-friendly language, create and negotiate statements of work (SOW) and change orders, roadmaps, program plans and status reports;
  • Analytical and problem-solving abilities.

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;
  • Relocation package support;
  • Regular corporate and social events;
  • 30 days holiday per annum.