DevOps Engineer, VP

  • Job Reference: R-00233294-OTHLOC-IND-5FCHE051
  • Date Posted: 5 June 2024
  • Employer: NatWest Group
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  • Location: Chennai
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering, I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

Join us as a DevOps Engineer

  • This is an excellent opportunity to contribute to building our DevOps engineering capability, culture and mindsets within the bank

  • Promoting technical and cultural change, you’ll be accelerating learning journeys and the progressive adoption of our DevOps centre of excellence technical practices and techniques

  • As you build relationships with your colleagues, you’ll be making sure that decisions are commercially focused and create long term value for the bank

  • This role will also be required to be provide on call cover on a rotational basis 24/7, supporting any bankwide events and releases

  • We’re offering this role at vice president level

What you'll do

As a DevOps Engineer, you’ll be supporting our production environments along with mentoring and coaching to higher levels of DevOps capability to drive continuous improvements and enhance the end customer experience. You’ll assess their current levels of DevOps technical capability to identify any gaps, and support them in closing these through learning workshops and training.

You’ll also be:

  • Demonstrating how to measure, understand and visualise the flow and delivery of value through adopting DevOps tools, techniques and processes.

  • Advising teams across platform and within the centre of excellence on which DevOps capability uplifts would be best suited to their needs and abilities

  • Use your SRE and DevOps knowledge to provide feedback that builds on policies, standards, practices and associated DevOps tooling

  • Help expand and integrate our observability platforms by configuring alerts and monitoring.

  • Supporting the build out of CI/CD pipelines to catch problems before they ship

  • Making sure decisions made are based on robust data, suggesting improvements to our processes and systems with value measures that demonstrate thoughtful and intelligent cost management

The skills you'll need

We’re looking for someone with experience of portfolio management support roles paired with knowledge of portfolio types. You’ll also hold an appropriate portfolio management qualification such as Prince 2, Scrum, Agile or SAFe portfolio management.

You’ll also demonstrate:

  • Managing complex business critical systems to production

  • Knowledge and experience of portfolio management theories, models and practices within an Agile or DevOps environment

  • Manage complex AWS Environments

  • Experience of building CI/CD pipelines as well as deploying applications using Gitops

  • Experience of working on high-level programming language such as Java, C#, Golang, Javascript and Kubernetes

  • Experience on service mesh is desirable.

  • An expert background in tools such as MS Office, MSP, Planview, Oracle and SharePoint