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    Full-time Position
  • Category
    Software & Information Technology
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  • Experience Required
  • Degree Required
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    • Date Posted
      August 06,2021
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    DevOps Team Lead

    Who we are:

    Irdeto is the world leader in digital platform security, protecting platforms and applications for video entertainment, video games, connected transport, connected health and IoT connected industries. Irdeto’s solutions and services enable customers to protect their revenue, create new offerings and fight cybercrime effectively. With more than 50 years of expertise in security, Irdeto’s software security technology and cyber-services protect more than six billion devices and applications for some of the world’s best-known and loved brands.

    People are Irdeto’s biggest strength and diversity is celebrated through an inclusive workplace, where everyone has an equal opportunity to drive innovation and support Irdeto’s success. With a unique heritage in security innovation, Irdeto is building a secure future where people can embrace connectivity without fear.

    The Role:

    As the DevOps Team Lead, you will collaborate with operations, security, and development teams to deliver and support the entire service and application lifecycle. You will manage your own team members, leading them on projects and give technical expertise where needed. Excellent Communication in this role is key. You aim for fast integration centered on service availability, security, scalability, observability, and automation. You will oversee the development of reusable DevOps tools that will result in fully automated and secure release management pipelines. Throughout this whole process, it is important to keep the “customer first” mindset to satisfy the needs of all our customers. You will be expected to teach others on best practices, be able take lead and make decisions when required. In this role you will report into the Director of CloudOps and Devops and work closely with the Support Operations Center and Incident Management managers.

    Your mission at Irdeto:

    • Act as the routine technical contact for various teams/departments in the company, maintaining a continuous feedback loop to deliver optimum solutions.
    • Advise on solution architecture designs.
    • Manage and review the operational incidents and escalations for the devops team.
    • Develop and advocate operational best practices, standards and processes.
    • Organize, plan, and manage the team’s vacations, jira projects, and the scheduled 24×7 on-call rotation.
    • Coach and mentor your team members on technical items and give recommendations on improvements.
    • Will agree, in conjunction with their Manager: the objectives for the team, resource and training requirements, and project scheduling.
    • Work on technical tasks to support the teams on “infrastructure as code” and automation scripts that will deploy cloud hosted environments.
    • Reduce and track cloud costs where applicable.
    • Take a pro-active approach to system monitoring and observation for rapid issue identification and resolution.
    • Oversee the development of in-house tools that support the DevOps processes.
    • Produce quality and timely documentation.
    • Continuously update own knowledge on new cloud and DevOps products and how they can be incorporated.

    How you can add value to the team?

    • Bachelor or master’s degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline.
    • AWS Devops Professional Certification is preferable.
    • 5+ years’ experience working in AWS cloud environments.
    • 4+ Experience with CI/CD pipelines and the cloud-based tools that support them (we use Jenkins, gitlab CI, CodeDeploy, ECS, Kubernetes).
    • 5+ years’ experience with docker and container management platforms.
    • 2+ years of Kubernetes is required.
    • Solid Background in Linux/Unix Administration.
    • 3+ Experience with automation/configuration management using either CloudFormation, Terraform, Ansible or related tools.
    • 3+ Experience with application performance monitoring, log aggregation and analysis (using at least one tool i.e. Prometheus, Grafana, Splunk, loki, Elasticsearch).
    • Strong experience with python and shell scripting language (i.e. python, bash, rust, node.js, go).
    • About you: you’re a team-player, analytical, customer-centric, good communication, self-motivated and driven by quality, and have a coaching mentality.
    • A strong willingness to learn more and improve.
    • Fluent written and verbal English communication skills.

    What you can expect from us:

    Irdeto is a people first organization where you can secure your future. Our values of Trust, Accountability, Agility and Innovation inform our culture. We believe in connecting people and developing careers with a strong focus on collaboration, creativity, health and happiness among our globally diverse workforce.

    In addition to competitive remuneration and extensive benefits we offer:

    • An international & multicultural environment where diversity and inclusivity are celebrated and embraced
    • Professional educational opportunities and training program
    • Innovation sabbatical
    • Volunteer Day
    • State of the art office space
    • On the job coaching and mentoring
    • Flexible work arrangements – via our Work Hard Anywhere policy.
    • Some of us run city marathons and even go on snowboarding trips together!
    • Casual Friday? Casual every day!
    • US$ 500 net for your home office setup after you passed your trial period
    • And many additional perks customized to global locations (canteen, fresh fruit, amazing coffee, parking, on-site gym, yoga room to name a few)

    With over 50 successful years of business innovation behind us, and an exciting digital and connected future ahead of us, Irdeto is a progressive company to join. We are looking for people who will keep us at the forefront of innovation and creativity.

    Welcome to Irdeto!

    Irdeto is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and we do not discriminate on identity or innate characteristics, instead we aim to build a diverse, inclusive culture where your talent counts.

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