Head of DevOps (HoDO - FB - 19)

Our client is an International company with a cross-border loyalty and rewards platform

Giovanna  Marena


Head of DevOps (HoDO - FB - 19)

Our client is an International company with a cross-border loyalty and rewards platform addressed to merchant and shoppers and a relevant know how in payments & tourist refund. 
For their Italian branch, in Milan city, we are searching a high-calibre candidate to take up the following challenging role:

Head of DevOps (HoDO – FB – 19)

The position reports to the Chief Technology Officer and is responsible to develop, test, build, deploy, troubleshoot, document and maintain microservices, web applications and REST APIs. 

Key Responsibilities
- Develop and support processes to maintain uptime, SLAs and availability of critical platform components
- Improve the efficiency and reliability of DevOps project, and implementing CI/CD
- Lead a team of QA and DevOps engineers 
- Ensure that all existing projects conform to the framework
- Communicate effectively with team members, Architect, project manager and product owners

Education / Experience
- Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Science, Engineering or related/relevant field
- 5+ years' experience delivering Cloud and Internet facing applications with a focus on Devops and QA
- Strong knowledge of cloud deployment tools and methodologies – Azure DevOps 
- Strong experience in Azure DevOps 
- Experience defining or implementing infrastructure pipelines and building automation using scripting languages 
- Strong experience with CI/CD strategies 
- Experience with the selection, implementation and use of different Application and Infrastructure monitoring tools
- Establish Cloud Centre of Excellence according to cloud best practices
- Past experience performing Linux systems using Docker and Kubernetes
- Experience with Microservices architecture
- Experience with Agile software development methodologies
- Comprehensive debugging and troubleshooting skills

Skills and Competencies:
- Ability to work independently, with tight deadlines
- Ability to research and quickly resolve technical issues
- Enthusiasm, integrity, passion, quality orientation
- Good Knowledge of English

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