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DevOps Automation Engineer (m/f/d)

Position Type:  Permanent

Erding, DE - Germany

Job ID:  88330
Job Family:  Information Technology




Summary Overview of Responsibilities:
The DevOps Automation Engineer plays a key role to provide, implement and support innovative and integrated solutions for infrastructure automation and cloud integration for the highly demanding Amadeus operational business domain. He is able to work with autonomy and as a team player.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Participate in the analysis of and document requirements for development of new or improvement of existing infrastructure automation (“infrastructure as code”) and cloud integration solutions.
  • Participate in the design of, implement and support integrated infrastructure automation and cloud integration solutions based on and using relevant tools and self-developed automation components. Coordinate the end to end process to deploy such solutions.
  • Design, create, validate, and maintain templates, blueprints, playbooks, and modules for configuration management and infrastructure deployment tools.
  • Design, programming, validation and maintenance of automation components and interfaces with state-of-the-art scripting and programming languages.
  • Participate in the design of, implement and maintain test automation frameworks for infrastructure based on and using relevant test automation tools.
  • Design, create, maintain and run automatic test scenarios, troubleshooting also the test results.
  • Planning, building, and versioning of solution releases integrating all artefacts and components of the solution based on and using relevant version control tools.
  • Coordinate the resolution of conflicting or diverging technical requests during release integration supporting internal team members as well as users and stakeholders external to the team.
  • Communication of release plans and results to key users and stakeholders.
  • Participate in the definition of operational, security, and high availability requirements for Amadeus DevOps automation solutions.
  • Interact with operational and development groups to maintain accuracy on Amadeus architectural knowledge.
  • Participate in the evaluation of, install, support and administer relevant tools used to provide infrastructure automation and cloud integration solutions.
  • Continuous improvement of team-internal processes to design, implement and provide, validate and automatically test, version and release integrated infrastructure automation and cloud integration solutions.
  • Participate in due diligence studies and audits.
  • Design and deliver feasibility studies and sizing for complex solutions.
  • Presentation of solutions to management with fully documented and analysed proposals.
  • In case of incidents or problems, support the operational team to diagnose and recover from the service disruptions, report comprehensive status to management.

Relevant Job Experience:
1. Qualification (School, university, equivalent, etc.):

  • Engineering degree (or equivalent) in Computer Science or related technical field
  • Linux System Administration certification is a plus
  • Programming certification is a plus
  • Agile Development methodology certification is a plus
  • Knowledge of ITIL

2. Know How / Skills:

  • Experience with Openshift/ Kubernetes configuration and operations, and associated concepts for application/deployment on Openshift/ Kubernetes
  • Experience with Configuration Management and Infrastructure Deployment tools like Ansible, Terraform, etc.
  • Experience with Cloud platforms like Openstack, AWS, GCE, etc. and knowledge of their respective API’s
  • Good knowledge of installation and administration of Linux/ Unix systems
  • Experience in system programming using languages like Python, Go, Ruby, etc.
  • Good knowledge of DevOps tools like GIT, Jenkins, Packer, etc.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Significant continuous learning
  • Adaptability/ Flexibility
  • Customer Focus
  • Team player
  • Innovation, Pro-activity, autonomy
  • Analytical and conceptual thinking
  • Ability to share technical expertise
  • Excellent presentation skills with the ability to convey complex ideas to peers and management
  • Multicultural approach
  • Proficiency in English essential, both written and spoken

3. Relevant Job Experience: 3+ years of broad experience in Linux System Administration, Infrastructure Automation, or Cloud Integration engineering position.




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About Amadeus

Amadeus’ purpose is to power better journeys, using the latest technologies to develop solutions for our customers. We sit at the heart of every travel journey – journeys that are personalized, rewarding and purposeful.

We are one of the world’s top 10 software companies with a global team of 19,000 professionals of 145 nationalities, working across 190 countries.

The future of travel has never been more exciting! With us, you won’t just be shaping your own career, you will be shaping the way the world moves. Do you want to be a part of it? Great, then join us!

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