Azure DevOps Enablement Engineer

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  1. Contract
  2. English
  3. Mid-Senior level
  4. Digital & Technology
  5. Zurich
  6. Financial Services
  7. Azure DevOps, CI, CD, Infrastructure as Code (IaC), Kubernetes, Kafka, Zookeper, DevOps, Mircoservices
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We are looking for an Enablement Engineer in our platform team. The platform team (~15 engineers) designs, owns and supports all shared components and especially the frameworks. The project is a multi-year Finance Transformation project, Greenfield on MS Azure with both cloud-native and legacy components. The main goal of this further improve the platform automation for our landscape build in the Azure Cloud.

About our client

Our client is one of the leading insurance companies in Switzerland. This is a one year contracting role ideally starting on the 1st of December 2019 until the end of 2020 based in Zurich with the possibility to extend after.
Your mission
- Understand all infrastructure as code (IaC) artefacts in Azure DevOps, with specific focus on Kubernetes, Kafka, Zookeeper, NoSQL. Basic knowledge of SAP infrastructure and deployment strategies
- Develop CI/CD process for IaC and Microservice (Spring Boot, Python) deployments
- Design and maintain an agile release concept for IaC, Mircoservices and data
- Implementation of cloud-native architecture vision using Azure
- Further enhance DevOps automation features e.g. by creating pipelines
- Rollout of new DevOps automation features to application development teams
- Work with devs to understand the runtimes of their apps and their interaction with Kafka
- Ensure communication flow regarding automation and application runtime to stakeholders
- Align with Security lead on quality controls and continuous testing best practices

Your background

- Strong and proven automation experience in Azure DevOps
- Expert knowledge of Azure DevOps pipelines
- Expert knowledge of Kubernetes deployments, container isolation and multi-tenancy
- Strong knowledge of automation tools like Ansible
- Strong experience with "Infrastructure as Code
- Good knowledge of container technologies e.g. Docker
- Good knowledge of git
- Test driven development: understands semantics of unit tests and end to end integration tests and the imperative for continuous testing
- Worked with CI/CD for integration, migration and deployment: Experience in automated build, test & deploy
- Excellent communication in English, written and spoken
- Delegation and (self-) management skills for working in a flat and distributed team
- Linux OS (alpine, Ubuntu, SLES) and Unix
- Knowledge of event-driven architecture and micro-services
- Strong communication and presentation skills

What’s on offer

- Work for an established Swiss company
- International, multi-cultural and young working environment
- Modern building, excellent canteen, gym on site
- Friendly colleagues

If you think of yourself as a highly motivated, ambitious person, please apply via the portal or per email: For further information, do not hesitate to contact us: +41 (0)58 268 10 40.

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