Hitachi Vantara, a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd., helps data-driven leaders use the value in their data to innovate intelligently and reach outcomes that matter for business and society – what we call a double bottom line. Only Hitachi Vantara combines 100+ years of experience in operational technology (OT) and 60+ years in IT to unlock the power of data from your business, your people and your machines. We help enterprises store, enrich, activate and monetize data for better customer experiences, new revenue streams and lower business costs.
Devops Engineer - Global Delivery m/f
The DevOps Engineer is responsible for performing Global Delivery Services for Hitachi Vantara customers, as defined in a Statement of Work, in a rewarding and flexible environment. The role performs the assigned tasks, whilst building a customer's confidence in Hitachi Vantara’s service delivery capability.
The role is responsible for a smooth transition from implementation to operations. The DevOps Engineer is an experienced professional, with a full understanding of practice specialization. They exercise independent judgment in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions.
Primary Job Responsibilities
Perform innovative Delivery Services for Hitachi Vantara customers, as defined in a Statement of Work as identified by your manager, or as assigned by a Project Manager
Ability to understand ETL/ Data Integration concepts; ETL/ DI tools experience is a plus.
To be the expert in the implementation of best practices for continuous integration and deployment into complex environments for both on prem and cloud solutions
Master code promotion and project lifecycle management best practices
Ability to apply automated testing best practices to the ETL/DI world
Provide status information to Project Managers task status and completion estimates, making strong strategic decisions, based on the most relevant factors available that drive effectiveness and value to the bottom line
Capable of being self-directed when required
Participate in strategic project review sessions to share materials or lessons-learned
Identify opportunities to gain additional skills through working collaboratively with other members of the team, demonstrating an accountability for keeping own performance on track and ensuring that your skills remain at the forefront of your subject matter expertise
Create detailed technical designs from high level solution designs, based on the strategic analysis of the customer’s environment and requirements
Work closely with the internal project team and customers to implement the technical solution, building mutual support and understanding with colleagues and customers
Self-learner and motivated to weed through documentation to complete exotic software installation
Provide technical subject matter expertise to troubleshoot implementation, operational, connectivity and network issues, providing rational business cases and arguments to persuade upwardly and with peers
Broad technical consultancy and service delivery experience.
Extensive experience within Hitachi technologies or a similar competitor or organisation
Utilizing programming languages like Java
Leveraging DevOps techniques and practices like Continuous Integration, Continuous Deployment, Test Automation, Build Automation and Test Driven Development to enable the rapid delivery of working code utilizing tools like Jenkins, Bamboo, team City, Maven, Nexus, Chef, Ansible, puppet, Git, bitbucket, Gitlab, JMeter, Junit, Nagios, Control-M and Confluence
Performing unit tests and conducting reviews with other team members to make sure your code is rigorously designed, elegantly coded, and effectively tuned for performance
Experience with techniques and technologies such as data integration tools, Big Data, NoSql, SQL, scripting, ETL
Experience of working in an agile environment
Degree or equivalent education or experience
A willingness to work a flexible schedule and willingness to travel
Establishing personal impact: Projecting personal confidence, expertise and passion when interacting with customers, vendors and employees at all levels in the organisation
Proactive Delivery: Demonstrate accountability by keeping performance on track. Must be a problem solver who is able to work independently; organized and strong attention to detail
Rational persuasion: Providing rational business cases and arguments to persuade upwardly and with peers
Team working: Building mutual support and understanding with colleagues
Aligning self: Autonomously aligning personal contribution to the goals and priorities of the team and business
High quality decision making: Making strong judgments based on the most relevant factors available that drive effectiveness and value to the bottom line
Making Improvements: Simplifying, improving and supporting innovation in order to increase efficiency, effectiveness and customer success
Owning your own Development: Develop skills and work proactively with your manager to attend prescribed training, as defined in the training schedule, demonstrating strong commitment to personal learning and development
Must be an excellent communicator, fluent in English and be able to explain complex technical concepts in a clear and concise manner (additional languages preferred)
Rating of ability on the various skill areas, within Quickbase
Compliance with time and expense reporting guidelines
Billable and Utilisation percentage as a function of time-reporting
Stakeholder Management skills; Clearly and effectively communicates with customers and ensures that customers understand and have visibility of activities and deliverables as required, demonstrating company values in all customer interactions
Escalation Management; knows when to escalate, to defer and enable decision making and action
Reliability; acts an ambassador of Hitachi both on customer sites and within Global Delivery
Great careers start with innovation and here at Hitachi Vantara, our promise is to deliver insights that power smarter businesses and inspire social innovation solutions for a healthier, safer future. The key to our innovation is our people -- our culture values respect, diversity, and collaboration. Join our Hitachi family and together, let’s lead the way to extraordinary!
We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.