Application Operation Specialist, Gdańsk

We are looking for a member to our FRC Java DevOps/SRE team. It’s an exciting time for you to join us. We’re a changing company with big ambitions and together we’ll create the future of banking.
Working with us, you will play a part in building a better bank that fulfils a meaningful role in society. We aim to help our 11 million customers around the world improve their lives and reach their goals. To do that, we are shaping the digital transformation of banking to improve the services we deliver. Interested in coming on the journey with us?
The offer 
As an Application Operation Specialist, you’ll be responsible for the support, maintenance, deployment and automation for a variety of applications, as well as automations / improvements activities.
You will be responsible for sharing, advising, and educating others on sound design principles related to reliable operations and deployment of our software, and working closely with members of the infrastructure, Business and Development teams - you will facilitate top-notch delivery and support of services.
You will also be leading initiatives within the team that will help us on the path of Continual Service Improvement (CSI).
In Application Operations, we are the technical subject matter experts on all application-related aspects of designing, testing, operating and improving IT services. We work with Docker containers, Apache spark cluster, Java applications, Apache tomcat platform, Oracle databases, Git repositories, Bash/Python/PowerShell scripting, Windows and Linux operating systems. You are, together with the team, responsible for operating the IT organization's applications and for ensuring operational stability.
What you’ll be doing:  
  • Provide ongoing support and improvement of applications and services
  • Manage technical integrity, upgrades, releases and deployments of the applications
  • Ensure updated application documentation in the CMDB and Knowledge Management System (KMS)
  • Identify candidates for automation, and ensure it’s implemented
  • Manage relationships with business and IT peers
The role is based in Gdańsk. We welcome you to an energetic, young team that generates great momentum from collaboration, Passion and Drive for continually improving our customer experience.
Who are you?  
Collaboration. Ownership. Passion. Courage. The four key values that guide us in being at our best and that we expect all our colleagues to be committed to.
To build a successful career with us, you’ll work well with others and always act with the customer’s needs in mind. You love learning and trying new things, and you’re excited about bringing your ideas to the table. You’re honest and dependable, willing to speak up even when it’s difficult, and committed to empowering others. You’re passionate about doing a great job.
Your background:  
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Operating System knowledge (Windows, Linux, Unix)
  • ITIL and/or knowledge of processes
  • SQL knowledge (Oracle/PLSQL will be an asset, other SQL accepted)
  • Knowledge and practical experience of event monitoring
  • Talent for proactive problem solving
Not curtail, but nice to have:  
  • Scripting or development knowledge and experience is a big plus
  • Knowledge of banking industry, especially trading and risk domain is a plus
If this sounds like you, we look forward to welcoming you to the team!
More information  
You have until 22 February 2019 to send us your application.
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