Freelance Lead DevOps Engineer | EPAM Anywhere

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Lead DevOps Engineer for a Chemical Company

Lead DevOps Engineer for a Chemical Company 40 hrs/week, 12+ months

We are currently looking for a remote Lead DevOps Engineer with 5+ years of DevOps experience, hands-on experience with the AWS platform and excellent Python scripting skills to join our team.

The customer is a Norwegian chemical company that is mainly focused on the production of nitrogen fertilizer, however it also encompasses the production of nitrates, ammonia, urea and other nitrogen-based chemicals.

Please note that even though you are applying for this position, you may be offered other projects to join within EPAM Anywhere.

Responsibilities

  • 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
      • Organize global operations and incident response process and tooling
        • Run and maintain our production infrastructure in AWS (Kubernetes)
          • Analyze complex system behavior, performance and application issues within distributed systems generally, and Kubernetes in particular
            • Develop monitoring solutions and analysis across multiple data centers
              • Conduct 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

                    Requirements

                    • 5+ years of DevOps experience
                      • Hands-on experience with the AWS platform
                        • Good command of Kubernetes
                          • Excellent Python scripting skills
                            • Terraform experience
                              • Good knowledge of the agile methodology and experience working in accordance with it
                                • Prior experience of working with international teams
                                  • 1+ year of relevant leadership experience

                                    Nice to have

                                    • Familiarity with Linux
                                      • Prior experience with Helm
                                        • Istio knowledge and skills
                                          • Experience with any monitoring and observability tools

                                            We offer

                                            • Competitive compensation depending on experience and skills
                                              • Work on enterprise-level projects on a long-term basis
                                                • Full-time remote work
                                                  • Unlimited access to learning resources (EPAM training courses, English classes, Internal Library)
                                                    • Community of 38,000+ industry's top professionals
                                                      DevOps.CI/CD
                                                      Cloud.AWS
                                                      Python.Core

                                                      40 hrs/week

                                                      Hours per week

                                                      12+ months

                                                      Project length

                                                      Belarus, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, India, Russia, Ukraine

                                                      Locations eligible for the position