Senior DevOps/Platform Engineer

Type of employment: Full-time

The role

Our client is a global mining company with a world-class portfolio of products that are used by a billion consumers every day. Our client relies on data and cutting-edge data science to enhance their operations. They also use advanced machine learning and artificial intelligence to optimize their processes.


As a Senior Azure Platform Engineer you will be responsible for maintaining, optimizing, and securing the Azure Cloud Data Platform and Infrastructure. You will collaborate closely with team members to automate operations, manage access to the data platform, and define technical deployment activities in alignment with architectural requirements and best practices.

What you'll do

  • Collaborate with team members to automate and optimize infrastructure operations, ensuring efficiency, reliability, and adherence to DevOps principles
  • Creating automated Infrastructure and App deployments for supported Products using Azure DevOps
  • Design, implement, and maintain secure access controls and governance policies for the Common Data Platform, including permissions and access management for Azure Active Directory (AAD) groups
  • Work closely with architecture teams to define technical deployment activities, ensuring alignment with platform requirements, security standards, and scalability considerations
  • Identify and implement automation opportunities for infrastructure deployment, release processes, and operational tasks using Infrastructure as Code (IaC) methodologies.
  • Develop and maintain core infrastructure DevOps deployments and scripts using YAML, PowerShell, and other scripting languages as needed
  • Configure and manage platform environments and associated settings to meet generational capabilities, project requirements, and performance optimization goals
  • Provide third-line operational infrastructure support, troubleshooting, and root cause analysis for project and environment-based issues, ensuring timely resolution
  • Identify and address historical technical debt by owning and managing infrastructure items in the backlog, implementing sustainable solutions and adhering to best practices
  • Keep infrastructure-related documentation up to date with relevant information, documentation, and diagrams
  • Manage platform access and onboarding operations, including providing initial support, guidance, and training on accessing the platform in various environments
  • Handle service principal’s secrets management, including creating, updating, and rotating SPNs as needed, following security best practices

What we're looking for

  • Proven experience in managing and maintaining cloud infrastructure, particularly in Azure environments, with a strong emphasis on security, scalability, and high availability
  • Hands-on experience in Azure DevOps, PaaS, and IaaS Platform Architecture, Azure Platform Security
  • Expert knowledge of Azure Monitoring, Dashboarding and Alerting
  • Hands -on experience with Deploying Apps using AKS and Azure app services
  • Skilled in Azure Infrastructure (VM, AKS, etc..), AAD Management, Azure Networking Services (Front Door, WAF, App Gateway, etc.)
  • Strong proficiency in automation tools, scripting languages (e.g., PowerShell, YAML), and Infrastructure as Code (IaC) practices (e.g. ARM templates)
  • Solid understanding of Azure Active Directory (AAD), identity and access management (IAM), and access management best practices
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to troubleshoot complex infrastructure issues, perform root cause analysis, and implement sustainable solutions
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills with English language proficiency. Ability to work effectively in a team environment, provide training, and document processes
  • Familiarity with cloud security best practices, compliance requirements, and industry standards (e.g., NIST, ISO, PCI-DSS) is desirable

Why work with us

  • Family-like environment and personal attention to each specialist
  • Direct cooperation with European and USA clients and their innovative products
  • Competitive salary and regular reviews
  • The work-life balance you deserve: 24 working days of paid vacations
  • Educational reimbursement, funded language classes, certifications
  • "Benefit Cafe with various categories like sport, leisure, books, fuel, etc.
  • Health care: paid sick leaves, on-demand medical insurance, Covid tests, vaccinations
  • Cozy workplace, commute compensations, and WFH opportunities
  • Exciting events and lovely gifts for your family

More about Pwrteams

Pwrteams is a pioneering force in connecting individuals across tech projects, harnessing their combined strengths to drive innovation. Since 2007, we have been in the vanguard of assembling cross-border IT and engineering teams strategically positioned within Eastern Europe’s dynamic tech ecosystems to cater to the global business landscape. 

We're at the forefront of travel, media and fintech innovation, healthcare efficiency enhancements, and others. Our goal? To make a meaningful difference worldwide. Become a part of our distinguished team and discover your potential to pioneer transformative solutions for tomorrow!