DevOps Automation Engineer

Unlimit Recruitment, s.r.o.

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Job description, responsibilities and duties

As Automation Engineer you will be responsible for the keeping all user-facing services (most notably CI/CD ToolStack) and many other production systems running smoothly.

- Use your shift to prevent incidents from ever happening
- Manage infrastructure with Chef, Terraform, Docker and Kubernetes
- Make monitoring and alerting alert on symptoms and not on outages
- Document every action so your learnings turn into repeatable actions and then into automation
- Use the available in-house or open source products to run infrastructure as a first resort and improve the product as much as possible
- Improve the deployment process to make it as boring as possible
- Design, build and maintain core infrastructure pieces that allow CI/CD ToolStack scaling to support hundreds of thousands of concurrent data
- Debug production issues across services and levels of the stack
- Plan the growth of CI/CD ToolStack infrastructure

Some of the projects you could work on:
- Coding infrastructure automation with Terraform
- Improving our Zabbix monitoring and building new metrics
- Helping release management squad to deploy and troubleshoot new versions of company group solutions
- Migrate existing infrastructure components from its current home in Data center to Cloud Platform
- Support migration projects for Containers and Cloud

Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards

2200+ EUR gross/month with possibility to be higher depending on lenght of your experience and your professional skills

Employee perks, benefits

- Flexible working time
- Possibility of home office
- Opportunity to speak English on daily basis
- Attractive annual performance related financial bonus
- A market competitive salary with employee benefits

Company on whose behalf the position is being filled

Banking, finance

Our client is the IT solutions provider of major banking group and is responsible for the development, implementation and servicing of banking software and its operations. Approximately 4,000 people work with us in Austria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Hungary, Romania, Serbia and Slovakia. Company acts as the governance unit and is responsible for financial control for all IT entities in banking group.
Company and subsidiaries provide group-wide and shared solutions as well as data centre operations.
As part of the banking group they are a strategic partner of our customers, who receive the best service for the best price. They ensure group-wide alignment of applications and standards while maintaining a high-quality service at local level through our subsidiaries. At group level, they support strategic business initiatives through common application development.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

Secondary with school-leaving examination
University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)

Educational Specialization


Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Other knowledge

UNIX/Linux administration - advanced

Personality requirements and skills

- Know your way around Linux and the Unix Shell
- Know what the use of config management systems like Chef or others is (the one we can use)
- Have solid programming skills
- Have an urge to collaborate and communicate asynchronously
- Have experience with Docker, Nginx, Go, Kubernetes, Zabbix

Areas of expertise for Leveling :
- Git flow
- Artifactory
- Terraform
- CDN and load balancing the application
- Kubernetes and containerizing systems
- Monitoring and Metrics in Zabbix and integrations with Slack/Grafana
- Backend storage management and scaling
- Disaster Recovery and High Availability strategy


Brief description of the company

Recruitment company with focus on IT jobs.

Number of employees

5-9 employees

Company address

Unlimit Recruitment, s.r.o.
Cintorínska 9
811 08 Bratislava
ID: 3575599   Dátum zverejnenia: 12.3.2019   Základná zložka mzdy (brutto) a ďalšie odmeny:   2200+ EUR gross/month with possibility to be higher depending on lenght of your experience and your professional skills