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Head of Platform (DevOps, AWS, GCP)

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Date: Jun 15, 2021

Location: Thanh Pho HO CHI MINH, 65, VN, 70000

Company: GFT Technologies SE

We are seeking an experienced and passionate Head of Platform/DevOps and this role comes with the opportunity to expand across other Digital Banking clients within our growing Vietnam delivery portfolio in the future and we are seeking for highly motivated members to grow our new teams. 

The successful candidate will lead our Platform Management team in Vietnam for our key Digital Bank client. 

Job Description

  • Proven experience in a similar leadership role
  • Experience in delivering successful modern distributed applications
  • Deep knowledge of current technological trends, frontend, backend, data, cloud-native applications
  • Hands-on development in all our technology choices
  • Knowledge of system design and development of web, mobile, backend, database, integration, machine learning, cloud, containers and CI/CD pipelines
  • Experienced in delivering successful agile projects
  • Ability to conduct technological analyses and research, code-reviews, guidance
  • Ability to communicate with all teams on technology
  • Graduate Degree (or above) in Computer Science/Maths/Physics/similar
  • Excellent communication, leadership and organisational skills
  • Working experience with AWS Platform (and/or GCP Platform)
  • Working experience with containerization-based technologies (Docker/Kubernetes preferable) with Service Mesh (i.e.: Istio, Linkerd) implementation. Hands-on usage of Kubernetes and Docker to schedule and run microservices.
  • Familiar with the usage of a wide range of toolsets in the cloud environment and third-parties services (Kubernetes/Rancher, Git, etc.)
  • Familiar with the log analysis and monitoring tools (Grafana, Kibana, etc.)
  • Experience with Helm charts and template language
  • Good knowledge of infrastructure provisioning and configuration, ability to manage day-to-day cloud-based infrastructure (i.e: Terraform, Ansible, Cloud Formation, etc.)
  • Experience with micro-services observability, log analysis, and monitoring tools (Prometheus, Grafana, ELK, Splunk)
  • Experience with GIT, Hashicorp Vault, Apache Kafka, Artifactory
  • Advanced knowledge of UNIX/Linux operating system including troubleshooting and system hardening
  • Good understanding of cloud infrastructure design covering in-depth networking setup and security, understanding TCP/IP protocol stack, building, and managing clusters
  • Commercial experience of continuous integration, continuous delivery, software release, advanced deployment strategies, disposable environments, virtualization
  • Good knowledge of messaging systems, preferably Kafka, alternatively Solace/RabbitMQ/AWS Kinesis.
  • Practical knowledge of Git flow, Trunk, and GitHub flow branching strategies.
  • Familiar with DevOps toolchain experience: GitHub, CircleCI, Artifactory, SonarQube, et al.
  • Familiar with the following tools: Jira, Jira Service Desk, PagerDuty, DataDog, Spinnaker, Terraform, CircleCI, Aspera, Flexera (or similar Software Asset Mgmt platforms)