Company: Finitera JSC

Reg. no.: 40103807220

Address: Skanstes str. 52, Riga, LV-1013, Latvia 

LEAD DevOps ENGINEER

Finitera is an international fin-tech company offering various financial services including payday and instalment loans. The group successfully operates in emerging markets across Europe and covers all important business development areas: operations, IT, legal, marketing, finance, client relations, business intelligence, risk and credit scoring.

Currently, we are looking for an experienced Lead DevOps Engineer. Your mission in this role will be to become an integral part of Finitera software development team and be the driving force behind improving deployment control and introduce automation processes moving towards CI/CD. Finitera currently operates 4 live projects with both Public and Back-end applications in constant development, as well as preparing to enter 1 new market in 2020 and further expansion plans down the line. 

 

OUTCOMES TO SUCCEED IN THIS ROLE:

  • Take over expertise and know-how of current projects and their functionality as well as become familiar with the internal software delivery processes. Prepare full audit of current operating procedures to identify all drawbacks and necessary improvements and new implementations.

  • Within 6 weeks of joining the company prepare and present roadmap of highest value-added actions to be taken in order to develop and/or implement necessary tools that will move company towards CI/CD.

  • By start of 2020. Become fully autonomous in Your position and expertise. Be able to support all software development and infrastructure teams where necessary. Your daily tasks will be focused on designing and implementing complex/scalable DevOps tools and applications, planning and coordinating implementation of 3rd CI/CD tools including but not limited to SonarQube, Docker, Kubernetes. Additionally, You will be required to document full deployment process within a company and maintaining this documentation.

  • Your position could be subject to team expansion and hence You can be required to help in recruiting activities and decisions as well as DevOps team management.

COMPETENCIES NEEDED TO PERFORM IN THIS ROLE:

  • Demonstrated success in implementation and management of CI/CD in various projects.

  • Driven to learn and improve own skills.

  • Ability to self-organize and plan own schedule.

  • Take initiative rather than react to initiatives from others.

  • Good communication skills.

  • Proven ability to work within a team. The ability to influence and work collaboratively with development and infrastructure teams is especially important.

  • Ability to follow up on projects and tasks where input is expected from other members of the team.

  • Ambitious and enthusiastic personality.

PROFESSIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • At least 2 years of experience with DevOps and administration.

  • Extensive knowledge of GIT and experience with Gitlab.

  • Experience with Linux environments and infrastructure automation.

  • High level understanding of scalable back-end designs and web applications.

  • Solid experience working with relational databases such as MySQL, PostgreSQL.

  • Experience with Ansible, Docker, Kubernetes, Jenkins, Nginx.

  • Experience with managed cloud platforms and/or VMware will be considered an advantage.

  • Fluency in English.

OUR OFFER FOR YOU:

  • An exciting job within a quickly growing international company – exposure to many countries.

  • Highly qualified, experienced and friendly team of colleagues within a modern working environment.

  • Motivational remuneration package and health insurance.

  • Monthly salary 1750 - 2500 EUR net.

  • Our server-side development is done mostly in PHP7 with PostgreSQL, ZF2, Redis, Doctrine etc..

  • Depending on the requirements and technical needs we have services written also in .NET, Python and Java among others.

  • We work with multiple large-scale projects in parallel and do multiple deployments every month aiming at CICD practice.

Should you find the role matching your experience and interests, please apply by uploading your updated resume and application letter here.

Please be aware that only the selected candidates will be contacted!

BENEFITS

Competitive renumeration package

We value your contribution to the business and we want to provide you with an excellent financial package.

 

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Work-life
balance

Manage your time, recharge and be there for your loved ones in important life events.

 

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Excellent medical
support

We value your contribution to the business and we want to provide you with an excellent financial package.

 

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Personal development & career growth

Develop your competencies and grow professionally together with us.

 

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Experienced international team

You will work with top-notch professionals on international level.

 

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Beverages & healthy snacks

Coffee, tea, fresh fruits and vegetables – all of this is available to our team on daily basis.