We are developing a large-scale, state of the art IOT PAAS cloud service commonly used by waste water treatment plants and are actively seeking a helping hand to maintain and improve our cloud infrastructure. As a DevOps Architect / Engineer (m/f) you will work together with the Instrument and Data management team to bring our PAAS infrastructure to the next level. You will help us to improve the deployment of our .NET application and establish continuous delivery and integration. Your comprehensive experience allows you to fulfil your duties autonomously and with a focus on quality and sustainability. Your good communication skills will contribute to the open, straightforward and respectful way the team is interacting with each other.
Have a DevOps mindset and enjoy spreading the knowledge behind software delivery, versioning and integration
You should be ready to get involved in building and improvising the automated tools to build infrastructure, monitoring and alerting system and Data visualization
Aficionado of clean code, software design patterns, software testing and applying common infrastructure patterns
Coding and/or scripting solutions to automate processes
Communicating and collaborating with development teams and IT
Identify and implement tools that will optimize processes
Azure, Virtualization, AWS, Terraform, Docker, Kubernetes: These should ring a bell, and are not a foreign word
Administration of different environments on Cloud
Experience in writing infrastructure as code using Terraform is a big plus
Experience in configuration management tools like Puppet and Ansible is an added advantage
Exceptional scripting know-how using Bash, PowerShell and other scripting languages
Create and implement strategies to improve processes; including process re-engineering as required
Manage license agreements for the development environment
Have experience in incident management: should keep a cool head in an emergency, maintain poise amid incidents
Collaborate with the Information Security Architect and the R&D Cloud Architect to ensure data privacy compliance and security requirements are implemented for the cloud environments
Should be willing to participate on a revolving on call schedule
Collaborate on creating and implementing cloud policies and governess
You should be open and ready to travel across the globe if required
BA or BS degree in Computer Science or a related technical degree
3+ years proven experience effectively supporting cloud environments
Exceptional attitude and work ethic
Ability to use a wide variety of open source technologies and tools
Ability to code and script
Experience with systems and IT operations
Comfortable with frequent, incremental code testing and deployment
Strong grasp of automation tools
Data management skills
A strong focus on business outcomes
Object oriented programming know how
Possible expert skill areas: Microservices, Docker, Bash, Powershell, Bamboo, Jenkins, Terraform, Kubernetes, Azure, AWS, Application and infrastructure monitoring using Icinga and application insights, Agile software development and Ansible
Good to have skill areas: Understanding of .Net, SQL and Angular
Comfort with collaboration, open communication and reaching across functional borders
Environment: Office environment.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to reach with hands and arms. The employee is constantly required to sit. The employee may occasionally squat, turn/twist, or reach. The employee is constantly using hands to: finger, handle, feel or operate objects, and computer keyboards. The employee is occasionally required to walk, stand, climb, balance, stoop, bend, kneel, crouch or crawl, and talk, hear, and smell.
The employee must occasionally lift, carry, push or pull up to 20 pounds.
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The work environment consists of an indoor, work or home office environment with good ventilation, adequate lighting, and low noise levels.
The duties listed in job descriptions are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to the position. The job description does not constitute an employment agreement between the employer and employee and is subject to change by the employer as the needs of the employer and requirements of the job change. The purpose of this description is to assist in ADA compliance and is not intended for other purposes such as collective bargaining, or compensation.
External hiring into this position is contingent upon the successful completion of a pre-employment drug screen and background check and possible credit history review.
Hach is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law.