Lead Java Engineer - SRE/ Devops focus

Posted 19 March 2024
Salary HKD1300000 - HKD1500000 per annum
LocationHong Kong
Job type Permanent
Discipline Technology
ContactKevin Ng

Job description

About the Company:

As a lead Java Engineer you will take a multifaceted approach to ensure technical excellence and operational efficiency within the devops platform. Specializing in reliability, resilience and system performance, you take a lead role in championing the principles of Site Reliability Engineering. By strategically integrating automation, monitoring and incident response, you facilitate the evolution from traditional operations to a more customer-focused and agile approach. Emphasizing shared responsibility and a commitment to continuous improvement, you cultivate a collaborative culture, enabling organizations to meet and exceed their reliability and business objectives.

Job Description:
  • Mentor and guide teams in adopting best practices for software development and DevOps, including code quality, security, and scalability.
  • Identify and mitigate risks related to software delivery and operations, ensuring compliance with industry standards and regulations
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to gather requirements, provide project updates, and address technical challenges.
  • Stay up to date with industry trends, emerging technologies, and DevOps practices to drive continuous improvement.
  • Lead and participate in the internal hiring process of suitable candidates from the tech industry, inclusive of assessment and decision-making.
Skills & Experiences required:
  • Proven experience in software development and hands-on knowledge of programming languages in Java and Springboot
  • Familiarity with cloud platforms like AWS, Azure, or GCP, along with an understanding of cloud-based infrastructure and services
  • Specific demonstrable and hands-on experience with Hashicorp Vault, with relevant certification, is mandatory for this role.
  • Proficiency in CI/CD pipeline setup and management, using tools like Jenkins, GitLab CI/CD, or CircleCI
  • Experience with containerization and orchestration technologies such as Docker and Kubernetes
  • Strong understanding of DevOps principles and practices, including automation, configuration management, and monitoring.
  • Familiarity with infrastructure-as-code tools like Terraform or Ansible
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to troubleshoot complex software and infrastructure issues.
  • Leadership experience, with a track record of guiding and mentoring teams to deliver successful projects.
  • Strong communication skills to collaborate effectively with technical and non-technical stakeholders.
  • DevOps and relevant cloud certifications are a plus.

If you believe you have the right skills, attitude and experience please click 'apply now' below and upload your resume. Alternatively, for a confidential chat, please contact Kevin Ng by applying directly to email kng@captarpartners.com or reach out at +852 3653 5244.