Ops Engineer - Banking

Category: Software Development/ Engineering
Main location: Netherlands, Noord-Holland, Amsterdam
Position ID: J1022-0455
Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

Are you the Ops Engineer who can make a difference? Are you ready for a dynamic IT environment where you can make a substantial contribution to the realization of activities that generate great business value?

Your day-to-day activities
Together with your team you are responsible for the day-to-day operational management of multiple applications used by our clients. You will be working in close cooperation with stakeholders and you will be actively participating in the extension of the capabilities of these applications by deploying and configuring new features, components and releases in a controlled way.

Also, your team is ultimately responsible for making sure that the applications and the platform as a whole comply with standards for security and risk.

We operate according to the Scrum Agile development process and strongly believe in the DevOps approach to delivering successful IT solutions. Our focus is on high-quality mission-critical software delivered on time, using iterative development with regular milestone demos to the business, so that at the end of the day there are no surprises about what we build.

What you need to be successful in this role
You are a passionate IT engineer with excellent technical skills and soft skills. You believe that business value is delivered by Agile top engineers working together in high performing DevOps teams, according to the Scrum framework. Additionally:

• You continuously learn and take full ownership of your personal development.
• You are curious and understand the latest developments in technical and financial services.
• You actively share knowledge with your colleagues.
• You have a good understanding of banking in general or you are passionate about
   learning it.
• If you have any Payments knowledge, this is a big plus.
• You are able to actively participate in product refinement sessions with your team,
   Product Owner and other stakeholders.

Technical experience/capabilities:
You will be working in a highly technical environment. Therefor your personal skills should (for a large part) match the ones one the following list:

• Linux lifecycle management (patching, capacity & performance management, etc.)
• Linux (bash scripting)
• Java (Application Maintenance)
• Database Maintenance (Oracle or similar)
• ELK + Graphite/Grafana and Prometheus script and dashboard development
• Continuous Delivery / Continuous Integration: Ansible, Artifactory, GIT,
   Azure DevOps, etc.

Competences:
• Proficient in English language (both written and (clearly) spoken)
• Team player, good social skills
• Strong analytical skills
• You are naturally someone who works accurately and precisely

Your working environment
As a Ops Engineer you will be working - in an Agile way - on new and changing solutions at our clients in the sector Financial Services. Retail and Corporate Banking are rapidly changing. New regulations, increased competition and innovation in the field of FinTech, stimulate the banks to adapt and constantly invest in their application landscape. This is the vibrant environment you will be working in.

Our offer
We offer you a permanent contract, so that you immediately have job security. Part-time work, for example 32 or 36 hours per week, is negotiable, we are happy to offer you that flexibility. In addition, we feel it is important that everyone at CGI feels like the owner of their own work. Literally owner, because at CGI you get the opportunity to become a shareholder and thus share in our successes.

We also believe it's important that you stay inspired, do the things you enjoy and continue to develop. Our CGI Academy offers a wide range of relevant training courses. What else we have to offer: a place in a close-knit team of professionals where we share responsibility for the development of our clients and employees. A team with which we can exceed customer expectations and put ourselves on the map within and outside of CGI. A role in our CGI story!

Are you ready to be part of our story?
Apply now! We will contact you as soon as possible. Questions about the position? Ask Rob Miebies, Director Consulting Services via +31 6 5312 6586 or rob.miebies@cgi.com. For more information about the interview procedure, please contact Niki Haringsma, Recruitment Business Partner via +31(0)6-57061091 or via niki.haringsma@cgi.com.

We do not cooperate with external recruitment parties.
Acquisition due to our vacancies is therefore not appreciated.

What you can expect from us:

Insights you can act on

While technology is at the heart of our clients’ digital transformation, we understand that people are at the heart of business success.

When you join CGI, you become a trusted advisor, collaborating with colleagues and clients to bring forward actionable insights that deliver meaningful and sustainable outcomes. We call our employees “members” because they are CGI shareholders and owners, and, as owners, we enjoy working and growing together to build a company we are proud of. This has been our Dream since 1976, and it has brought us to where we are today—one of the world’s largest independent providers of IT and business consulting services.

At CGI, we recognize the richness that diversity brings. We strive to create a work culture where everyone belongs, and we collaborate with clients in building more inclusive communities. As an equal opportunity employer, we empower all our members to succeed and grow. If you require an accommodation at any point during the recruitment process, please let us know. We will be happy to assist.

Ready to become part of our success story? Join CGI—where your ideas and actions make a difference.