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Your Role and Responsibilities
Did you know that IBM Europe’s main blockchain development team is located in Groningen?
With more and more solutions being taken in production, our clients need a reliable, scalable and effective service to run their blockchain nodes and applications for them. We’re looking for a technical lead for the operations team that we’re forming to provide this.
Do you have experience running Kubernetes applications in production - and automating the job? Do you have a vision about the best DevOps and SRE practices to maximize resilience and customer satisfaction? Are you a good communicator and can you lead a team? And most importantly, are you up for a challenge?
We’re looking for an experienced systems administrator with a focus on automation, observability and resilience. If you feel at home in CI/CD and Kubernetes, are passionate about continuously improving and have the ambition to help a young but highly skilled team to run innovative distributed solutions, you may be the person we need.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
You have experience in modern cloud operations and CI/CD
You have a healthy degree of assertiveness and initiative
You are structured and you have a disciplined way of working
You have the vision and capability to play an important role in establishing a new service
You are eager to learn, and you have excellent communication skills
You have a passion for blockchain and understand its implication on business and society
Hyperledger Fabric experience
Development experience in modern cloud applications
A Security by Design mindset
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