Lead DevOps Engineer

Lviv, Ukraine

Striving for excellence is in our DNA. Since 1993, we have been helping the world’s leading companies imagine, design, engineer, and deliver software and digital experiences that change the world. We are more than just specialists, we are experts.


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

EPAM is seeking a customer-oriented, diligent, and proactive DevOps Engineer to participate in the project related to infrastructure movement into Amazon Cloud, build proper configuration management and continuous integration processes, etc. This role presupposes frequent communication with the customer as well as the possibility of business trips; that is why we are seeking those candidates who are friendly, easy going and who can easily find a common language with anybody.


  • From process prospective:
    • Event Management;
    • Incident Management;
    • Problem Management;
    • Configuration management.
  • From technologies prospective:
    • Operation of the Application farm based on the following technologies: Data Center operations, Amazon or other clouds, Linux, MySQL (Cluster) or any other database, J2EE Application server (JBOSS, WebLogic, WebSphere), Apache, Nginx;
    • Monitoring of the Application farm based on the following technologies: Zabbix, Nagios, APM solutions;
    • Troubleshooting of the Application farm based on the following technologies: LogStash+Elastic Search+Kibana, Splunk, etc;
    • Integrate the Application farm with external world based on the following technology: REST Assist with building analytic backend based on Hadoop, MongoDB.
  • From DevOps / CI side prospective:
    • Automate configuration/release management based on Chef, Puppet, Ansible, Bamboo, Jenkins;
    • Use scripting languages like Bash, Ruby, Python.


  • Proven knowledge of and experience with Linux platform;
  • Knowledge of and experience in Amazon Web Services;
  • Experience with configuration management tools like Ansible, Chef, Puppet, etc;
  • Experience in CI/CD area;
  • Experience with Docker;
  • Experience with Terraform is a plus;
  • Solid theoretical knowledge of computer networks (OSI model, packet switching concepts, IP protocol stack, routing and routable protocols, LAN/CAN/PAN/WAN/SAN networks classification concept and major technologies used in each class);
  • Knowledge of scripting languages (Bash, Ruby, Python, Perl);
  • Experience with database management systems (MySQL, etc.);
  • Problem solving skills, troubleshooting experience (networks/systems/applications);
  • Experience with systems and applications performance tuning;
  • English good enough to communicate with foreign customers both orally and in written form – Intermediate (B1) level and higher;
  • Ability to work both individually and within a team.

We offer

  • Experience exchange with colleagues all around the world;
  • Competitive compensation depending on experience and skills;
  • Regular assessments and salary reviews;
  • Social package - medical care, sports;
  • Free English classes with native speakers (certified English teachers);
  • Opportunities for self-realization;
  • Friendly team and enjoyable working environment;
  • Flexible working schedule;
  • Corporate and social events.


EPAMers appreciate our flexible work environment, great benefits, and opportunities to thrive. 


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