Beechwood Centre, 40 Lower Gravel Road, Bromley, BR2 8GP

DevOps Application Engineer

Role: DevOps Application Engineer
Location: Solna, Sweden
Employment Type: Contract (12-months)
Hybrid (2/3 days a week onsite)
Mandatory to have 5 years of Work Experience in Europe.

Your responsibilities:

As our DevOps application engineer you are responsible for operating, maintaining and optimizing a set of applications. You, together with your colleagues, ensure that the infrastructure and applications have an up-time as close as possible to 100%.
You will work close together with the on-site support teams at the premises of the business and a dedicated ServiceDesk to have short response times.

Specific tasks would include:

· Supporting applications running on heterogenous platforms (Windows, Linux, Containers)
· Technical application operations, including pro-active monitoring and maintenance
· Ensure that agreed service levels for up-time and other KPIs are met at any time
· Follow the change management process
· Automating and orchestrating workloads across private and public cloud

As application engineer you possess a majority of the following qualifications and skills:

· An academic degree in IT, engineering, science or mathematics
· Experience in a large international environment is desirable
· Strong communication skills
· Ability to translate complicated technical matters into simple understandable language
· Building and operating of server virtualization environments
· Thorough knowledge of operating systems (Linux/Windows 2012 and up)
· Working with Agile methodology and/or DevOps way
· Experience in troubleshooting and root cause analysis
· Able to deal with tight deadlines when they arise
· Automation experience with at least one configuration/deployment management system (Salt, Ansible, Jenkins pipelines, Azure DevOps…)
· Experience with at least one of the following scripting languages (Powershell, Shell, Python…)
· Experience working with GIT
· Experience developing CI/CD
· Desirable experience with containers