DevOps Services Director
Adform provides a digital advertising solution that unlocks online potential. Our platform is simple to use, yet packed with features - it includes campaign planning, ad serving, optimization, analytics, reports and much more. We have leaders of all major industries as our clients and we are rapidly expanding our product line as well as geographical presence. Adform is the best-resourced European display advertising technology company, featuring the following key metrics which increased just while you were reading this posting:
We're looking for experienced and passionate individual. You should have hands on experience in automating and optimising activities of developers. Continuous integration and clear repeatable deployment workflow is something you strive for. Value of visibility in terms of logs collection & analysis, monitoring & alerting and dependencies mapping is clear and fully understandable. You have experience in working with geographically distributed DevOps and Development teams. You have possibility to travel. And the most important, you're ready to help us move faster and deliver more, secure and with better quality.
- Contributes in information systems strategic plan and vision development, communication and implementation
- Focuses to roadmap build-up based on information systems strategic plan and vision
- Ensures effective collaboration with internal clients, converts clients' needs and requirements to long term IT vision as well as to new features of the services
- Makes sure execution of roadmap is in accordance to established quality metrics
- Ensures that the best practices are followed while creating products and services
- Ensures composition of the teams according to organization needs
- Responsible for ensuring synergy across teams and groups
- Creates and mediates environment to establish transparency and information flow within teams and groups
- Makes sure risks and dependencies are identified and escalated to upper management
- Controls operational expenses for the group (examples: business trips, education, off-sites, etc.)
- Responsible for group budgeting according to information systems strategic plan and vision, including budget alignment with stakeholders of services provided by group
- People management
- Guides employees in professional growth and career development
- Ensures a necessary and sufficient level of professional motivation among employees
- Accountable for cross team collaboration
- Ensures the successful onboarding of newcomers
- Organizes and facilitates employee performance meetings according to Adform Performance Lifecycle
- Advocates Adform DNA and development culture
- Business Acumen
- Strong change management skills
- Strategic Thinking
- Align around ambitious & measurable objectives
- Challenge people to deliver business results
- Encourage global solutions & scalability
- Hire, breed & retain top Adformers
- Performance Management
- Fluency in English (written and verbal)
- Communication Proficiency
- Job related knowledge
- Has built and run a DevOps function.
- Strong knowledge of the software development processes, tools & techniques.
- Experience with automation of developer activities.
- Understanding of performance tools, metrics and benchmarks.
- Experience with deployment methodologies and testing practices.
- Project Management experience.
- Understanding of security by design concept.
- Proven experience in building and maintaining large infrastructures.
- Agile mindset and capability to work in fast-paced, changing environment.
- Problem Solving/Analysis.
- Challenging and interesting work in highly professional IT Team
- Dynamic, inspiring and international environment
- Creative approach - we don’t believe in “one size fits all”
- Informal style of leadership and communication
- Possibilities to learn (conferences, trainings) and work with experts from different countries (offices around the world)
- Fun things: leisure zone, lot of team building events and others
- 780+ employees in 18 offices globally
- 50 billions transactions per day
- 1 million requests per second to DSP
- 7 data centers across 4 continents
- 3000+ high performance servers
- Complex calculations per request in < 20 ms
- Petabytes of data
Adform is the best-resourced European display advertising technology company, featuring the following key metrics which increased just while you were reading this posting: