Devops/Platform Engineer

Who are we?

Cloud and Edge is a projects and IT consulting arm of the larger CIS (Cloud Infra Svcs) BU in Capgemini.

Platform Engineering (PE) is a niche team of a perfect blend of technocrats including seasoned solution architects bringing in their best of abilities.  The team is responsible for creating innovative multi-cloud solutions on hyper-scalars namely – AWS, Azure, GCP from ground zero. We have expertise in building DevOps, containerization, Kubernetes, Serverless, PaaS, Monitoring and Observability solutions by leveraging CI/CD best-practices.

We focus on solving complex business problems in infrastructure domain ranging from foundation to next generation, bleeding edge technologies for Capgemini customers. We are cloud-agnostic, tool-agnostic, technology-agnostic and are game for any idea that challenges the status-quo.

Our vast hands-on real time experience on various technologies and capability to solve unique challenges for our clients set us apart from the league.


Why should you join our team?

  • If you aim to be a “Full Stack Infrastructure Engineer”, on any cloud or platform. While you will still excel in your core skill.
  • If you want to be a part of next big change, instead of being a witness.
  • If you are the one who can challenge the established ways of working.
  • If you seek to ‘innovate and operate’ as a single team.
  • If you are looking to work in an agile, outcome driven organisation, not just limited to metrics and numbers.


What we think you ‘should’ know:

  • Experience with at least one of IaaS cloud providers: AWS, Azure, Google, Softlayer, OpenStack
  • Hands on experience with *NIX operating system flavors’ (Redhat, Ubuntu, Suse and UNIX).
  • A good grasp of internet and networking elements such as TCP/IP, HTTP and DNS, routing, switching, firewall etc.
  • Must have an understanding low level Linux operating systems concepts, kernel, block device, memory management, drivers, syslog.
  • Experience with Linux Kernel level troubleshooting.
  • Experience with at least one configuration management tool (Ansible, Puppet, Chef).
  • Beginner to Intermediate level shell scripting.


What you ‘must’ have:

  • Hands on experience with delivering 2-3 DevOps build projects/engagements
  • Expert/Professional level Certification on at least one public cloud provider (AWS/Azure/GCP)


Your roles and Responsibilities:

  • Evaluating, implementing and streamlining DevOps practices with DevOps architect.
  • Help create requirements and procedures for implementing routine maintenance
  • Troubleshooting existing information systems for errors and resolving those errors
  • Follow Sprint & Agile framework employing SDLS practices during the development using tools like Jira
  • Automate repeated operational activities & enable process automation
  • Mentoring junior engineers in gaining experience and assuming DevOps responsibilities


Technical Skills and Experience:

  • Strong knowledge of DevOps Platform tooling (CI/CD Toolchain)
  • Experience of using container orchestration such as Kubernetes, OpenShift, Swarm Clusters etc., and Helm charts to deploy and manage applications in containers
  • Working knowledge of Automated service provisioning and middleware configuration.
  • Experience with delivering immutable infrastructure-as-code solutions using tools like Terraform, Ansible, Chef, Puppet, cloud-formation etc
  • Familiarity with agile software development in Go, C/C++, Java, JavaScript etc.,
  • Analyse code and communicate detailed reviews to development teams to ensure a marked improvement in applications and the timely completion of projects
  • Knowledge of programming languages such as Python and Java, and writing code and scripts
  • Working knowledge of systems monitoring, capacity planning, and performance tuning
  • Experience with delivering continuous integration/continuous delivery pipelines, utilizing techniques like blue/green and canary deployments, with tools such as AWS Pipelines, Gitlab or Jenkins
  • Technical understanding of networking, VPNs, compute infrastructure (servers, databases, firewalls, load balancers, etc), and architecting/developing/maintaining production-grade systems in virtualized environments



Posted on:

August 11, 2021

Experience level:

Experienced Non-Manager

Contract type:

Permanent Full Time



Business units:

Cloud Infrastructure Services