Senior DevOps/SRE Engineer Remote
Posted on Jul 16, 2021 by TALENT - IT
Senior DevOps/SRE Engineer
About the Team
There are more than 500 million smallholder farms globally. 2.5 billion people depend on Smallholder Communities for their food and
livelihoods. Smallholder regions are characterized by low living standards, high rates of illiteracy and low agricultural productivity.
Our mission is "Responsibly Feed the World and Protect the Planet". Key to achieving this is enabling thriving Smallholder Communities. Here, the Smallholders Digital Team is part of the Crop and Digital Solutions Unit.
About Crop and Digital Solutions
We aims to be the crop nutrition company for the future and is leading the development of sustainable agriculture and digital tools to
contribute to solving global agricultural challenges. We have a worldwide presence with sales teams in ~150 countries and around 17,000
employees. Our Farming Solutions, will lead the transformation towards more sustainable and efficient food production, by innovating our
offerings and the way we work. Crop and Digital Solutions is responsible developing and scaling new on-farm digital and integrated tools
and solutions for an efficient and transparent food system.
Build and develop the global Cloud Platform for infrastructure, security and operations
Empower and support solution teams in getting to production and running stable services
Organise global operations and incident response process and tooling
Running and maintaining our production infrastructure in AWS ( Kubernetes)
Analysis of complex system behaviour, performance and application issues within distributed systems generally, and Kubernetes in
Development of monitoring solutions and analysis across multiple data centres
Capacity analysis and planning, traffic routing, and security policies
Support, guide and educate the development teams on production ready, scalable engineering patterns.
Drive adoption of and adherence to global operations and infrastructure standards in the local development teams.
First and foremost you are a software engineer, Operations and Infrastructure challenges are solved with software and automation
Experience working with other engineering teams and able to derivate and developer code based on their requirements
Multiple years of experience with Linux/UNIX systems administration and Amazon Web Services (AWS).
Experience and comfort with working hands-on with a range of Scripting, infrastructure, services and tools including:
Strong skills in Scripting languages such as Bash and Python
Infrastructure as Code (Terraform)
Kubernetes and container orchestration. Helm experience would be a bonus
Web Servers (Nginx,Apache), Application Servers(Tomcat,Node.js,..), document stores and relational databases (Postgres).
API Gateways (Ambassador) and Services Mesh (Istio/linkerd)
IP Networking, including familiarity with the functionality, operating, and failure modes of networks.
Site Rebility Engineering patterns and visibilty/performance/availability monitoring (Datadog, Instana,Nagios...)
Experience with mobile app deployment pipelines and supporting SaaS services (Firebase, MS App Center..)
Background in and happy to work hands-on with technical troubleshooting and performance tuning.
Supportive and collaborative personality - ability to influence and drive progress with your peers
We strive to reflect the diversity in society and encourage all qualified applicants from all background to apply. We are committed to creating
a work environment that fits gender equality and allows combining career progress with the needs of a family or other personal
Evolving tech development division of an established agricultural products and services company.
Explore and develop digital, software, hardware products, which provide value to farmers, smallholder communities and the value
Be part of our mission to build sustainable solutions that benefit humanity and the environment.
Full-time, permanent and freelance contract options available with competitive remuneration + benefits.
Support for personal development, training and continuous learning.
Commitment to using new technologies and frameworks, meetups, and knowledge sharing.