DevOps Engineer – CAT – Asset Intelligence

About client

CAT Asset Intelligence, a division of Caterpillar Inc. headquartered in Virginia Beach, USA provides an advanced predictive analytics and expert advisory services across vessel or fleet of vessels by monitoring the performance of marine engines. The solution effectively gathers and analyzes all the ship data, provide users with real time information and number of useful metrics, reports or dashboards which help predict potential failures and improves operational efficiency. CAT AI deals with millions of data points. Regardless of the system point manufacturer, it provides the crew with immediate insight into critical system condition and suggest what they should do with any potential issues.

CAT Asset Intelligence is delivery focused, fast moving and dynamic technology division of Caterpillar Inc. CAT AI team has approximately 70 people located in Virginia Beach, USA and Kosice, Slovakia.

Job details

We are looking for enthusiastic and motivated administrator who possess excellent communication skills and ability to learn. You will be part of the international team working in agile environment responsible for administration and configuration of servers, deployment of new applications and development of monitoring programs. Server technologies being used throughout the system – Amazon cloud with Kubernetes (K8s) and Docker containers for java applications, nginx applications up to the management of the AWS cluster.

As an administrator you will manage the existing environments, participate in release management, develop and apply algorithms for monitoring of the existing environments. Part of the job is a design of the hosting environments for various applications.

Job location: Košice, Poprad

Salary info: Starting salary 1700 € gross, depending on skills and experience + benefits. The final offer for the selected candidate will reflect the candidate´s comprehensive assessment, skills and past work experience.

Job requirements

  • Computer skills – administrator
    • Amazon AWS – advanced
    • Kubernetes (K8s) – advanced
    • Other cloud services – optional
    • Windows server – basic
    • Linux servers – basic
  • Databases – basics
    • PostgreSQL
    • Oracle
    • MySQL
    • Neo4J (nice to have / willing to learn)
  • Scripting
    • Bash – basic
    • Python – optional
  • Containers/Web servers
    • Apache web server – experienced
    • Docker – experienced
    • Elastic Search/kafka (nice to have / willing to learn)
  • Monitoring tools
    • Nagios – basic
    • Elastic Search//Kibana (nice to have/willing to learn)

Other requirements

  • Other (nice to have/willing to learn)
    • Agile software methodology – SCRUM
    • Continuous integration (Jenkins)
    • Design Patterns
    • NoSQL databases
    • Git
  • Soft Skills (mandatory)
    • Excellent communication
    • Ability to learn, absorb and apply new knowledge rapidly
    • Working in a team
    • Proactive approach
    • Working under pressure
  • Language Skills
    • English – advanced both written and verbal (mandatory)
  • Years of experience: 2+