Head of DevOps

Full Time

We are looking for an experienced Head of DevOps to lead a team of engineers whose mission is to provide resilient and reliable solutions for our product.
As a leader of this team, the candidate will be accountable for the CI/CD automation and rollout strategy, infrastructure management, deployments, and change management on the product. The candidate will ensure adherence to the marked leading DevOps practices and be a change agent for process and controls improvement. This is a growth opportunity for someone who has a strong technical background and is interested in developing their career as a manager.

✅ Requirements:

✔️ 5+ years of experience administering Linux servers
✔️ 2+ year experience in AWS (AWS Certification desirable)
✔️ 2+ year experience with infrastructure as code such as Terraform
✔️ 2+ year experience with Docker / ECS / Kubernetes / CloudWatch / EKS /  EBS logs / VPC networking and security
✔️ Experience with managing AWS accounts and permission, IAM
✔️ Experience with managing WAF
✔️ 1+ years of experience working as a Head of DevOps or DevOps Manager
✔️ Experience with configuration management tools such as Ansible
✔️ Experience with scripting - Python, bash
✔️ Experience with Git
✔️ Good knowledge of network infrastructure design & public cloud architecture
✔️ Practical experience with the Nginx webserver (reverse-proxy, SSL, HTTP2, upstream)
✔️ Experience with planning and forecasting work and projects
✔️ Ability to work independently and within a team environment and show initiative to take on responsibilities
✔️ Decision-making, research, and problem-solving skills
✔️ Time management with the ability to organize, assess, and prioritize multiple tasks, projects, and demands
✔️ Experience working in an agile Scrum team and strong interpersonal communication skills
✔️ English - Upper-intermediate

✅ Daily and Monthly Responsibilities
✔️ Manage DevOps team up to 10 highly skilled engineers. Plan team capacity, hire new team members if necessary.
✔️ Build highly available, scalable, and reliable infrastructure in AWS for both production and development environments.
✔️ Automate build, test, deploy and release management processes. Implement CI/CD according to DevOps best practices.
✔️ Manage infrastructure capacity, performance, and cost. Develop and implement strategic plans for infrastructure growth according to engineering teams’ needs.
✔️ Plan and implement security measures to provide compliance with security audits requirements and zero trust architecture principles.
✔️ Build and continuously improve proactive monitoring for production services to guarantee the necessary uptime level. Manage on-call schedules and support activities.

✅ We offer excellent benefits, including but not limited to:
✔️People-oriented management without bureaucracy
✔️Learning and development opportunities and interesting challenging tasks;
✔️Official employment in accordance with the laws of Cyprus and the EU, registration of family members;
✔️Relocation package (tickets, staying in the hotel for 2 weeks);
✔️Company fitness corner in the office for employees;
✔️Opportunity to develop language skills and partial compensation for the cost of language classes;
✔️Birthday celebration present;
✔️Time for proper rest and 24 working days of Annual Vacation;
✔️Breakfasts and lunches in the office (partially paid by the company).

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