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DevOps Engineer (f/m)

Job ID: R0104106 Location: Vienna, Vienna, Austria
Full time, Regular Employment
Location: Vienna, Austria

Thales people architect solutions that support 85 million mainline and suburban passenger journeys, worldwide, every day. Our Rail Signalling and Communication systems are used on metro lines across major cities, and 72,000 kms of route, 52,000 trains per day in 16 countries are controlled by our Traffic Management Systems. Together We deployed the first-ever nationwide ticketing system which processes over 50 million ticketing transactions in 100 cities daily.

In Austria customers in rail transportation, air traffic, cybersecurity and defence missions rely on Thales. Additionally, our expertise in signalling gives people and goods in Central and Eastern European markets, like Hungary, Bulgaria, Slovakia, the Czech Republic, Slovenia, Macedonia, Croatia, Serbia and Albania, the connected journey they deserve. No matter how challenging the project, our 400 employees in Vienna stay by our customer’s side until the job is done – whatever it takes.

To support our team in Vienna, we are looking for a:

DevOps Engineer (f/m)

As part of the Engineering Support Team you manage the deployment, configuration, customization, and operation of engineering tools including user support and training.

Your challenge:

  • Decide on customization, configuration, and deployment of development tools for railway products (e.g. Jira, Confluence, Coverity, modelling tools, Thales proprietary test management tools) in line with project requirements and corporate guidelines and strategy
  • Deploy, configure, and administer those development tools under your responsibility in cooperation with the IS/IT department
  • Automate installation and deployment of these tools (Ansible, Puppet, Bash, Powershell) in various environments (local servers, local cloud, Amazon cloud)
  • Configure and administer integration of tools using a Thales proprietary integration framework
  • Manage version upgrades
  • Monitor and manage licenses in cooperation with the IS/IT department
  • Provide user support, training, and coaching

Your profile:

  • Technical degree in Informatics, Computer Science, Software Engineering or similar (FH, University)
  • At least 3 years of relevant experience in scripting and programming using and extending tool APIs
  • At least 3 years of experience with Windows and programming under Windows
  • Experience with Windows administration is an advantage
  • Experience with version control software (git) and configuration management
  • Experience with Linux
  • Experience with container and virtualization technologies (OpenStack, Docker, KVM) is an advantage
  • Strong interest in supporting development projects
  • Experience with working in an international context (multi-site) is an advantage
  • Experience in Agile methodologies (Scrum, Kanban) is an advantage
  • Fluency in English and good command of German
  • Innovative, flexible, and customer-oriented team player

We offer:

  • Entry into a worldwide acting group offering various internal development opportunities
  • Great accessibility by public transport (Station Handelskai) and various benefits like flexible working time with home office policy, on-site canteen with company subsidy and Wiener Linien Yearly Ticket.
  • Note according to §9 Abs. 2 GlBG: The statutory minimum salary is 43.000,-- Actual compensation may include a significant overpayment in accordance with experience and qualification.

At Thales we provide CAREERS and not only jobs. With Thales employing 80,000 employees in 68 countries our mobility policy enables thousands of employees each year to develop their careers at home and abroad, in their existing areas of expertise or by branching out into new fields. Together we believe that embracing flexibility is a smarter way of working. Great journeys start here, apply now!

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