- Permanent, Full time
- 17 Apr 18
GFI Group is a international business and technology solutions provider, currently employing about 16,000 people Worldwide. GFI provides its clients with innovative, long-lasting industrial solutions to leverage performance from their information systems. We design and run industrial platforms tailored to the economic and human considerations of our clients. • Management Consulting | Digital Transformation | Innovation • Operating over 21 countries • 2017 revenue over 1,2 billion USD • 48 years of existence Website - http://www.gfi.world/en
As a DevOps Engineer, you will be in a hands-on role which will focus on iteratively learning, designing, building and demonstrating a continually evolving set of DevOps pipelines and best practices across the organization including automated testing, provisioning, configuration management, service orchestration, and dynamic monitoring.
You will work closely with the Digital Transformation and Customer Experience teams.
As a DevOps Engineer you will be:
Working within a team of like-minded professionals to plan, deploy, and maintain critical business applications.
Designing and implementing appropriate environments for those applications, engineer suitable release management procedures and provide production support.
Influencing other teams and broader Engineering groups in adopting DevOps best practices.
Redesigning legacy applications for Linux, Tomcat, Docker implementation.
Automating the provisioning of environments: cooking up some recipes with Ansible, and deploying environments using containers, like Docker.
Designing and developing automation workflows, performing unit tests and conducting review to make sure your work is rigorously designed, elegantly coded, and effectively tuned for platform performance, and assess the overall quality of delivered components.
Troubleshooting problems, involving the appropriate resources and driving resolution of issues with a focus on minimizing impact to our customers.Participating in the Agile DevOps design, development, testing, and release of new capabilities and
features with focus on release and post-production support.
Representing production support for the suite of apps in the domain in Agile stand-ups, planning sessions and deployment activities.
Driving improvements to processes and design enhancements to automation to continuously improve the production environment.
Identifying reoccurring issues and work with IT & Business partners to remediate using the problem management process.
Qualifications and Profile:
Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience required
5+ years of overall experience in professional software engineering;
At least 2+ years of hands-on experience as DevOps engineer
At least 1+ years of hands-on experience with Ansible
Strong background in Linux / Unix Administration
Experience with automation/configuration management using Ansible
Ability to use a wide variety of open source technologies and cloud services
A working understanding of code and script (PHP, Python, Perl and/or Ruby)
Knowledge of best practices and IT operations in an always-up, always-available service
Strong critical thinker with problem solving aptitude.
Serena deployment automation
Oracle, Mongo DB, SolR, Elastic Search, Redis
General banking knowledge or Banking knowledge related to Wealth Management / Private banking
Contributing to open source projects
Expertise with containerization technologies, including LXC, Docker, CoreOS, etc