DevOps Engineer (Azure)

Remote, Full time

Hitachi Vantara is hiring a DevOps Engineer to join their amazing team

About the company: Hitachi Vantara, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd., guides their customers from what’s now to what’s next by solving their digital challenges. Working alongside each customer, they apply their unmatched industrial and digital capabilities to their clients' data and applications to benefit both business and society. More than 80% of the Fortune 100 trust Hitachi Vantara to help them develop new revenue streams, unlock competitive advantages, lower costs, enhance customer experiences, and deliver social and environmental value.

They have an opportunity for a DevOps Engineer to join their Technology Solutions practice, as part of their Nearshore Delivery Centre in Lisbon. They work with clients across many industry sectors. You will be working as part of an Agile project delivery team, with the latest technologies, on high-profile client engagements helping to deliver and maintain complex solutions.
As a DevOps Engineer at Hitachi Vantara you will: 
  • Conduct requirements analysis, balance different requirements and make technical trade off decisions at application level (e.g. component design).
  • Lead exciting end-to-end projects of certain complexity and ensure Service Level Agreements are successfully delivered. Define and develop solutions to technical problems that arise.

  • Use your expertise to input into reengineering and design.

  • Act as a subject matter expert for focus areas across the technology space.

  • Establish coding standards for the team, ensure the high code quality.

  • Actively look for the latest tools and technologies within or outside company.

  • Actively learn and help implementing the new industry standards related to products, people, and processes.

  • Identify the inefficiencies in the process and help the team to improve them to maximize the team’s performance.

  • Collaborate with different stakeholders on managing project milestones, short term, and long-term planning etc.

  • Help identifying the dependencies, risks, and bottlenecks in the projects proactively.

  • Work actively with the Engineering Manager to resolve them.




  • Full life-cycle project experience / Experience on agile software development process.

  • Hands on experience of cloud based development (Azure preferred or other cloud provides)

  • Exposure to integration technologies

  • Strong understanding of Network protocols (IP) and Microsoft operating systems

  • A passion for technology and a wish to improve and innovate using the latest technologies

  • Good communication & presentation skills

  • Problem-solving skills including knowledge of data structure and algorithms.

  • Demonstrated hands-on experience with DevOps techniques building continuous integration solutions using, Docker, GitLab.

  • Like to collaborate within engineering and beyond.

  • Must have experience in configuration management tool such as Ansible or Octopus

  • Experience with Kubernetes and other container management solutions.

Their values

Research tells that some applicants, especially those from underrepresented groups, can be put off from applying for roles if they need flexibility or feel they don’t meet all of the set criteria. They strive to create an inclusive environment for all and are open to considering home working, compressed/flexible hours and arrangements. Get in touch with us to explore how we might be able to accommodate your specific needs.

They are proud to say they are an equal opportunity employer and welcome all applicants for employment without attention to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.  With Japanese roots going back over 100 years, their culture is founded on the values of our parent company expressed as the Hitachi Spirit:

Wa – Harmony, Trust, Respect

Makoto – Sincerity, Fairness, Honesty, Integrity

Kaitakusha-Seishin – Pioneering Spirit, Challenge



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