DevOps consultant - Germany

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DevOps consultant

Location: The Hague or Munich

Duration: 6months+


This position is for a DevOPS engineer, specifically to cover the DevOPS (CI/CD, build and deployment automation) type of effort. It is required for the IT Cooperation Program to reach the targets as defined in the IT Cooperation Program and the defined Projects.

The consultant will work in close cooperation with the Program Manager, the Project managers, IT Cooperation staff and other BIT staff. The resources procured shall be initially guided by the internal staff, Test & Deployment Automation.

Learning and knowledge transfer are key to bring the projects to successful deliveries.


The seven projects to be covered are as follows:

1.            Front Office

2.            Data Quality (DQ)

3.            Cooperative Search

4.            Process Mapping (PM) and Quality Management

5.            Modular Back Office

6.            CPC Classification

7.            Single Access Portal.


2. Technical environments

The DevOPS engineer shall be familiar with the selected technical environment based on Java technologies such as Wildfly, Java EE, Spring, Apache, Hibernate, JCR, Mule, MySQL CE and Oracle DB that may transform to other modern technologies based on cloud-native application architectures, event-driven microservice architectures deployed through containers in the service mesh on the Kubernetes platform.


3. The skills required for the DevOps engineer are:

-Master’s degree in Computer Science/Information Systems

-Three or more years of cloud deployments, DevOps and infrastructure engineering

-Senior level experience of managing and administering Linux based systems

-Knowledge of configuring Kubernetes-based infrastructure, networking policies, LBs, deployment strategies and cluster security

-System monitoring experience (Prometheus and Grafana preferred)

-Cloud automation and infrastructure provisioning (Ansible preferred)

-CI/CD pipeline building tools (git, maven, Jenkins)

-Ability to write Dockerfiles, Jenkinsfiles and Helm charts

-Coding with Python and/or Java


Please feel free to forward your resume to us even if the role is not a 100% fit, as this way we will be able to reach out to you directly in case of a more suitable opportunity for you in the future.