Senior Open Source Engineer

  • Full time
  • Prague
  • Posted 2 weeks ago


About the role: Would you like to be part of DHL IT Services Digital Solutions team that pushes technological boundaries? Then look no more! Our Data Solutions Platform team is looking for that curious individual that wants to propel corporate technology usage forward!As part of the Data Solutions Platform team, you will work with other curious minded people in the Open Source Software (OSS) platform, to incorporate new and exciting Open Source technologies into our stack! This is a new venture, with green field opportunities to help shape how Open Source is used within DHL IT Services.You will integrate, further develop, operate and maintain various OSS technologies to be tested and potentially productionalized. Currently in the operations stack are OpenSearch, Prometheus, Grafana, AirFlow, Scylla DB and RedPanda. More are on their way! These initiatives are at the heart of the new Digitalization efforts of DHL ITS AI and Analytics, to boost the Data Scientists of the DPDHL Group. Your efforts will join the other Platforms under the Data Solutions team to catapult DHL in a new data driven era! What you will do: As part of a DevSecOps product team you will take end-to-end care of existing and new Open Source technologies for our Data Solutions ecosystem, that includes integrating, operating, supporting and engineering challenges to ensure that the stacks work well within our ecosystem. Develop: integrate, engineer and automate the services across technologies and infrastructures with strong focus on automation, scaling and monitoring running on Docker/K8s cluster Operate: overlook daily operations, maintenance, monitoring and capacity situation for 24×7 business critical platform Support: help, troubleshoot and consult use cases, solve incidents, coordinate changes, share on-call duty Team & Tech The Team Work in a highly skilled, highly motivated international team of unique professionals. Learn very fast, have a high impact and start-up feeling from day one. Communicate via Slack/Teams and live high trust DevOps culture. Our Tech Elasticsearch (OpenSearch distribution) with multiple clusters running on Docker on-prem (ongoing migration to K8s), as well as clusters on GCP Airflow to orchestrate data injections & processing Prometheus & Grafana used for infrastructure & application monitoring Rancher Kubernetes as shared container infrastructure to run the platform on Jenkins, Ansible, Git, Terraform as automation tools for our GitOps approach Mapr (HPE) Hadoop cluster as Big Data storage ScyllaDB for wide column store, RedPanda (Kafka) for Messaging System Microsoft Azure and Google (GCP) for hybrid scenarios Red Hat Enterprise Linux as OS layer (virtual & physical machines) You should have: Proven track record working with OSS systems (GitHub activities), or a Masters degree in computer science or related field A good understanding with network, security and infrastructure automation Good knowledge of Linux, preferably Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) Practical knowledge on using Ansible, Jenkins and Git for end-to-end automation and deployment with DevOps approach Working experience with containerization Experience with mentioned OSS technologies a plus, but not mandatory Some knowledge on GCP / Microsoft Azure Some knowledge of Hadoop Ability to use English in daily communication Ready to learn extremely fast in a very agile, high pace environment with high level of autonomyWe are looking primary for the right attitude, character and drive, technologies can be quickly picked up. What we offer: Great team of IT professionals and the possibility of breathtaking technical development An extra week of holiday (25 days per year) 6 Self-sickness days/year Full salary compensation for up to 10 days absence due to illness per the calendar year Meal vouchers fully covered by DHL On-going professional and technical training and certifications A multicultural environment in modern offices Pension plan contribution Multisport card Employee Referral Program Company sponsorship of various sports and social clubs Smart casual dress codeIn DHL ITS Prague, you will have the opportunity to be part of over 1650 highly skilled IT professionals of 67 nationalities.Would you like to develop your career in DHL ITS Prague the largest data center operation in the Czech Republic? Start your application now!For more details do not hesitate to contact [email protected]

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