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Technical Lead DevOps

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NTT DATA Romania






Cluj-Napoca, Cluj, Romania


Engineering, Information Technology, Software and Programming, Other




NTT DATA is a leading IT service provider and global innovation partner headquartered in Tokyo, with business operations in over 40 countries. We help develop innovative business and IT solutions for organizations in the public and private sectors. NTT DATA Romania provides development assistance and expert advice to IT service providers, system integrators, software companies and customers across various industries.


It’s time to rethink what you expect from your employer

At NTT DATA Romania, we understand you're not just building a career – you're building a life. Our main asset is our people and we believe that our success depends on the opportunities you get to expand your talent. With 76.000 colleagues in 40 countries and counting many of the Fortune Global 100 among our clients, a career at NTT Data offers you countless ways to make an impact in a fast growing organization. If you would like to be part of our stellar team, we invite you to apply online today.

Project Overview

We are looking for a DevOps Technical Lead, to ensure constant availability of our development and production infrastructure resources. The ideal candidate will have deep technical knowledge and understanding of infrastructure and application virtualization, management of private cloud resources, DevOps methodologies, and network and storage infrastructure management. This person should be a creative thinker and be self-motivated to tackle complex problems. The candidate should be able to both lead the DevOps team and at the same time be hands-on to work on DevOps efforts.


What you can expect & what we want you to do

  • Serve internal customers such as project teams
  • Diagnose network-, hardware-, and OS-related issues as deeply as required
  • Mitigate infrastructural risks by taking proactive steps
  • Plan and improve operational processes and best practices in data center operations
  • Support continuous integration/deployment (CI/CD) with various DevOps tools
  • Eagerly automate operational support and deployment tasks
  • Carry out additional duties as needed or required


What you are good at & what you’ll need to win

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/ Engineering, Information Systems, or another related field
Strong experience in IT and/or system administration experience, including familiarity with KVM and container technologies such as Docker, system and network monitoring, computer operations, and production support
Debian/Ubuntu Linux and hardware support in an Internet operations environment
Setting up and managing CI/CD infrastructure, e.g. using Jenkins, Ansible
Programming in Python
Experience developing, deploying and maintaining applications on cloud platforms such as AWS, Azure
Working with an in-house software development team
Written and verbal fluency in English
Ability to define and execute plans for operations and deployment activities
Interface with customers and coordinate with team members to make sure project timelines are met

Discipline in software engineering; reviewing/providing feedback on others’ code
Production deployment, e.g. using Ansible (preferred), Chef, Puppet, or SaltStack
Integration of modern DevOps pipeline, e.g. using PagerDuty,, or StatusCake
Metric/event collection, e.g. using ElasticSearch, OpenTSDB(HDFS, HBase)
Metric/event visualization, e.g. using Kibana or Grafana
Familiarity with IT monitoring, network monitoring, server and applications monitoring tools such as Nagios
Database administration (MySQL/MariaDB)
Familiarity with SDN/NFV technologies
Familiarity with project management SaaS tools such as GitHub/Bitbucket and Jira

Behavioral Competencies
Have a strong and sharp focus on customers and their needs
Own the big picture and think of the long-term success of the project
Work effectively in a fast-paced, startup-like environment; mind team’s overall goals
Overcome technical obstacles and barriers at all levels
Deliver incremental but solid results in a timely manner
Work independently yet transparently; set and manage priorities judiciously
Be savvy and curious; seek to expand horizon by embracing new technologies
Contribute vocally to team’s strategic and tactical direction
Aim and achieve high; resist short-term workarounds and compromises
Strive to find creative/innovative paths of execution that meets seemingly conflicting goals and requirements


Are you up for the challenge?

This is the opportunity to do something impactful and be part of a company that is revolutionizing the IT industry. And we couldn’t do it without someone like you. So what do you say, will you make the career move of a lifetime? If this sounds interesting, we look forward to receiving your application and meeting you soon!

Join NTT DATA Romania, grow your career and take advantage of our Home Office perks, sponsored certifications, premium Online Library, Kids’ birthday party, Relaxation Lounges, fantastic crew and many other benefits- not to mention our top class Gaming Room with around-the-clock access!

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