DevOps

Location

Alcobendas, Madrid

Department

Software Development

Job Level

Senior

Raet (raet.com) is the leading HR software company and cloud solutions provider with millions of users worldwide and over 50 years of experience. Headquartered in the Netherlands, with hubs in Europe and Latin America, our HR platform helps more than 1500 clients with Human Capital Management (HCM), ranging from Standard payroll to funky eHRM (Human Resource Management) products in the public and private sector.

 

Are you passionate about IT, and want to build cool stuff that has an impact on how people work day by day? Do you get a kick out of developing state of the art software? Are you up for a real challenge to become the best DevOps?

 

In Madrid we have already established a major tech hub and agile environment to enable us to develop a new innovative and user friendly HR platform solution that will really rock our industry. We have more than 100 software developers, UX designers and professional staff among others. We want to expand substantially over the coming years, so we are looking for committed people who believe in our long term perspective.

 

Finally, and ultimately most important, we are looking for team members who share our mindset & core values: Smart, Helpful, Conscious, Expert & Reliable.  Are you up for it?

 

You will be part of a high-performing team responsible for the availability, latency, performance, efficiency, change management, monitoring, emergency response and capacity planning of our SaaS offering. The team is very focused on efficiency, automation and reducing costs.

 

What you’ll get to do:

  • In short: Make users happy by keeping the service fast and available. You’re focused on reliability, scalability, and the development of cloud computing infrastructure
  • Building automation and processes that reduce manual labour and the impact of mistakes. Assist in troubleshooting software application issues and help identify modifications needed in existing applications to meet changing business needs.
  • Prepare documentation for deployment purposes and respond to any implementation issues as needed to ensure quality deliverable has been met. In doing so, closely work together with the Raet Development / Operations teams to automate the software delivery pipeline and revising software designs to mitigate failures in other parts of the stack.
  • Assist in Infrastructure as Code (IaC) development efforts
  • Create and modify system management tools for Application Performance Monitoring (APM) and alerting.
  • Automation of manual labour in IT Operational activities using PowerShell scripts is a primary focus point.
  • Manage environments across cloud providers (KPN, Azure) and on-premises environments
  • Identify opportunities that can help improve efficiency of business processes through software enhancements.
  • You'll spend up to 50% on the aggregate "ops" work for all SREs—tickets, on-call, manual tasks, etc. This cap ensures that the SRE team has enough time in their schedule to make the service stable and operable
  • A nice opportunity to help shape, define and implement DevOps within Raet

 

 

 

What you’ll need to succeed:

  • At least 5 years of professional experience     
  • 2+ years building and supporting a highly scalable, highly available online services   
  • Experience developing and supporting solutions with code - C# and PowerShell preferred but Python or Perl are a great basis as well
  • Knowledgeable about software security concepts (SSL/TLS, various attack vectors, etc) 
  • You’re quickly bored by performing tasks by hand and have the skill set necessary to write software to replace the previously manual work, even when the solution is complicated. 
  • Solid understanding of network routing, load balancing and Internet transport protocols
  • Strong understanding of automation practices in a DevOps space (ex: automated deployments/integration, monitoring, automated testing with Selenium, etc).
  • Experienced with full Software ALM: Governance, development, maintenance, testing & deployment
  • Experienced with Continuous Delivery/ Continuous Integration: Full staging and delivery pipeline automation. Proficient with tools like TFS/Git, Release Management (i.e. XLDeploy), Jenkins, Bamboo, etc.
  • Excellent problem-solving and debugging skills
  • Knowledgeable about Data Management: Relational and non-relational databases, data governance, data integration, etc. 
  • Familiarity and passion for agile development and methods like SAFe, Scrum and Kanban   
  • A communicative team player, proficient in strong collaboration environments and cross functional with a can-do attitude

 

 

WE OFFER

 

Raet as an employer of reference chooses to work in a different scheme than other organizations. We are conscious that flexibility, development and a fair compensation package bring huge benefits to the employee as well as the company

 

 

  • Work with the best professionals in an innovative and international hub
  • Development and growth opportunities within the company with many workplaces in Argentina, Spain, Belgium and the Netherlands
  • Inspiring environment to learn and develop yourself with training opportunities
  • Autonomy day (Take a day off from your daily duties to research, innovate or self-learning)
  • Permanent contract and attractive salaries (according to experience)
  • Flexible working hours, 7-10h / 16-19h. (Friday from 8-15h)
  • During August finish at 15 every day
  • Occasional flexible hours to work from home
  • As a plus, apart from your salary, we offer all employees free Health insurance, ticket restaurant and ticket transport
  • Company provides a laptop
  • Onboarding program (1 week stay in the beautiful city of Amersfoort, Netherland´s headquarters)

 

For further information, don´t hesitate to contact Tamara Menéndez (Tamara.menendez@raet.com)   

More Info?

Jan Treep Manager IT Operations Software development
06 15031275

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