DevOps Engineer

Prague, Czech Republic

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DESCRIPTION


Currently we are looking for a DevOps Engineer for our Prague office to make the team even stronger.

A long-running project in EPAM systems ODC of one of a global investment bank is looking for DevOps Engineer to work in a distributed DevOps team. Main part of the team is located in Prague. Team performs DevOps function for multiple strategic bank applications targeting risk generation and calculation, transformation, storage and reporting.

Responsibilities

  • Investigate issues, troubleshoot, monitor, automate, provide ad hoc configuration and configure management;
  • Continuously integrate and deploy, as well as improve currently used processes and scripts;
  • Coordinate releases: change requests, maintaining release branches, release / rollback instructions and Jiras;
  • Perform constant tight cooperation with Dev/Test teams, as well as communication with customer is a regular part of team’s work.

Requirements

  • English (minimum B2 speaking/writing);
  • Linux - intermediate;
  • SQL – intermediate/advanced;
  • Automation/Scripting (Bash preferable, other scripting languages possible) – intermediate (+real experience in automation via any available means – “automation-oriented mindset”);
  • Real experience in troubleshooting/root cause analysis;
  • Understanding of what DevOps is as well as desire to work as actual DevOps engineer. We are not looking for a Support Engineer;
  • CI/CD (general principles, main tools like TeamCity, Git, deployment automation tools);
  • Basic knowledge of any programming language (Java ideally);
  • Jira (or any similar bug tracking systems) – experience of usage;
  • Basic knowledge of HDFS, Hadoop.

Nice to have

  • Spark, Hive, Impala, Kafka – intermediate.

We offer

  • We offer the possibility to work on full product lifecycle – from concept to delivery into production;
  • Opportunity to work on leading edge FinTech platforms, working in a fast-paced, agile, software engineering culture;
  • Using English on a daily basis, communication with people from different countries;
  • Comfortable modern offices in Prague 4;
  • Benefit program (5 weeks of vacation, 5 sick days, wage compensation for the first three days of illness, meal vouchers, flexi pass, annual coupon of Prague city public transport, multisport cards);
  • Czech and English language courses;
  • Start ASAP/negotiable;
  • Relocation assistance including the coverage of the relocation costs (if needed);
  • Rotation program - possibility to relocate for short and long-term projects within 25 countries;
  • Referral bonuses for recommended candidates.