DevOps Engineer

Posted date:  Oct 5, 2022

Budapest, Budapest, Hungary

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About this opportunity


We are a worldwide large enterprise looking for an experienced DevOps engineer, who can identify and solve complicated problems requiring careful analysis by creating, using or adapting procedures, techniques and methods. The candidate shall be motivated, quick learner, autonomous and interested to continuously improve, also have experience and interest in mentoring.

You will be part of a large team across multiple time zones, supporting critical application services to manage binaries, use by Ericsson R&D. You will be directly involved in all phases of DevOps i.e. development up to and including deployment to production (requirements analysis, design, implementation, test, deployment, troubleshooting), as well as doing daily operations/administration tasks and supporting end users, including advanced usage. In addition, you will act as a mentor supporting part of the team(European and to some extent India time zone).

The scope is at application level, however a solid knowledge of the underlying IT infrastructure (network, storage, virtualization) is required in order to support troubleshooting and works with the relevant infrastructure services.

The work is in Budapest, Hungary, and you will be part of a global team with members in various countries.


What you will do


  • Be part of development/automation/testing/deployment of the service (packaging, optimization of the solution, automated deployment, test automation, monitoring & analytics, HA, cluster, Cloud…) and integration to a large-scale IT environment.
  • Do application administration, monitoring, troubleshooting (including JVM level).
  • Be responsible for application support (1st to 3rd line, usage and technical). This includes advanced usage of various package managers supported by the application.
  • Mentoring and supporting a subset of the service team
  • Be active in internal community


You will bring


  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Computer Science


5 years + of relevant experience in the below areas:

  • Application operation, troubleshooting and support in aLinux environment
  • SQL and basic level of database management/DBA (MySQL, Postgres)
  • Automation and scripting (Shell, Python)
  • Web Services (REST)
  • Good communication skills in English, both verbal and written


Highly desirable but not mandatory


  • IT infrastructure (network, storage, virtualization)
  • JVM tuning and troubleshooting (e.g. heapdump analysis)
  • Software package managers (e.g. rpm, war, docker, npm, …)
  • Binary management systems (Artifactory, Nexus) and continuous integration tools such as Jenkins
  • Automated deployment frameworks (e.g. Ansible)
  • Monitoring frameworks (Prometheus, Grafana, …)
  • Docker
  • Agile development methodology (Scrum, Scaled agile, Kanban).


Why join Ericsson?


At Ericsson, you´ll have an outstanding opportunity. The chance to use your skills and imagination to push the boundaries of what´s possible. To build never seen before solutions to some of the world’s toughest problems. You´ll be challenged, but you won’t be alone. You´ll be joining a team of diverse innovators, all driven to go beyond the status quo to craft what comes next.


What happens once you apply?


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Encouraging a diverse and inclusive organization is core to our values at Ericsson, that's why we nurture it in everything we do. We truly believe that by collaborating with people with different experiences we drive innovation, which is essential for our future growth. We encourage people from all backgrounds to apply and realize their full potential as part of our Ericsson team.

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