DevOps Engineer

Krakow, Poland

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.

DESCRIPTION


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

As a Software Infrastructure Engineer you will be a key member of the VBO Platform Team and will focus on bringing media products vision to life. You will be responsible for storage systems setup, maintenance, reliability engineering and monitoring. We are looking for comprehensive experience in building and production support of various high availability & distributed database systems.

We are working on the server-side components for different media & entertainment products like Horizon Go, Horizon set-top box as well as new EOS set-top box. Range of potential involvements differs from real-time communication to big data processing and analysis. We value professional growth and development, proactivity and critical mind-set.

Responsibilities

  • Design, setup & configurate the core infrastructure that runs our online business;
  • Monitor and maintain the health of infrastructure;
  • Develop internal tools to improve our ability to rapidly deploy and effectively monitor custom applications in a large-scale environment;
  • Develop deep knowledge of our complex production applications and their upstream & downstream dependencies;
  • Improve the reliability and scalability of the whole system;
  • Work closely with the development teams to create solutions to deploy and monitor their applications;
  • Explore new latest relevant technology, techniques, frameworks, tools, methodologies and processes;
  • Take responsibility & feel accountable for own and team actions;
  • Be a strong team player;
  • Be confident and a credible influencer, able to command respect;
  • Be self-disciplined and enforces discipline within his/her teams in terms of processes and work ethics;
  • Be able to work under pressure and be prepared to work outside normal working hours when necessary;
  • Be able to bring clarity to ambiguous situations and to act decisively;
  • Have a systematic, disciplined, and analytical approach to problem solving.

Requirements

  • University degree (Bachelor’s or Master’s) in Computer Science, Science, Mathematics or equivalent or be able to demonstrate relevant knowledge;
  • At least fluent spoken and written English – ideally other European languages;
  • Extensive experience working with Linux (Red Hat, Ubuntu or similar);
  • Production experience and understanding of cluster management systems like Kubernetes, Amazon ECS, Mesos;
  • Practical knowledge of virtualization and Linux containers, i.e., Docker, LXC, etc;
  • Experience in TCP/IP protocols and HTTP proxy servers, i.e., Tomcat, Nginx, Squid etc;
  • Proven experience in configuration management tools, i.e., Ansible, Puppet, etc;
  • Knowledge of automated deployment/continuous Integration tools, i.e., Maven, Jenkins, Fabric8, etc;
  • Hands-on scripting and coding experience in working with Python, Shell Scripting, Golang etc;
  • Experience in data storage solutions such as PostgreSQL, MySQL, Elasticsearch, Cassandra, Riak and message brokers (Kafka, RabbitMQ) is a plus;
  • Effective communication skills, ability to work well in a collaborative, team environment within sometimes tight deadlines is a big plus.

We offer

  • Possibility to be involved in an international project (Canada, China, Hong Kong, Mexico, USA, Switzerland, Germany, Sweden, United Kingdom, Russia, Belarus, Ukraine, Hungary, etc.);
  • Language classes (English and Polish);
  • Vast opportunities for self-development: online courses and library, experience exchange with colleagues around the world, partial grant of certification;
  • Career development center;
  • Possibility to take part in both: corporate and startup environment;
  • Possibility to relocate for short and long-term projects;
  • Relocation package for those who relocates to Krakow, Wroclaw, or Gdansk from other locations;
  • Benefit package (health care, multisport, lunch tickets, petrol vouchers and shopping vouchers, etc.);
  • Fruits on a weekly basis;
  • Sponsored sport activities, E-sport program;
  • We kindly ask you to include the following clause in your application: "Wyrażam zgodę na przetwarzanie moich danych osobowych zawartych w mojej ofercie pracy dla potrzeb niezbędnych do realizacji procesu rekrutacji zgodnie z ustawą z dnia 29 sierpnia 1997 r. o ochronie danych osobowych (Dz. U. z 2002 r. Nr 101, poz. 926, ze zm.)";
  • Please note that only selected candidates will be contacted.

Why EPAM?

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

Life@EPAM

Take a sneak peek at our life in and out of the office. We're more than teammates – we're a community of friends.