Senior DevOps Engineer - Chatbots

Prague, Hlavní město Praha, Czech Republic Global Business Services 31661 9. June, 2020

About the role:

At DHL IT Services, we’re designing, building and running IT solutions globally, supporting our 550 000 colleagues and millions of our clients. Thousands or servers, apps, devices…all managed from our data centers. 

And that’s lots of digitalization. In fact, digitalization is our key priority. Data & Platforms is a fresh department, aiming to address this digitalization theme. You can think of it as the go-to place to deliver digital technologies for the globe. We’re developing and running cutting-edge solutions in the areas of Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Robotic Process Automation, Blockchain, IoT and more.

Currently, we’re looking for Senior DevOps engineer [Chatbots]. In this role, you will have an opportunity to directly impact digital footprint of DPDHL – through your work on backend microservices, internal & public cloud infrastructure, CI pipelines, networking and software development. We promise a lot of learning in the area of AI, Natural Language Processing and in delivering a truly global scalable solution for millions of our customers.

In return, we expect you to have experience with delivering scalable solutions to Production. You will get your hands dirty with microservices, APIs, load balancing, monitoring stacks, CI pipelines, databases, well as with a bit of Node.js programming and our Machine Learning engine.

We’re primarily looking for an enthusiast and someone eager to learn. Even if you don’t tick all the boxes below, but you learn fast, we’d love to hear from you!

Your work:

DevOps engineering

  •  Design and develop scalable enterprise-grade solutions for Artificial Intelligence applications [Chatbots]

  •  Work with various infrastructure stack [On-prem / Cloud, Kubernetes / OpenShift, MongoDB, Node.js] and ensure their elasticity and resiliency when deploying globally

  •  Work with our senior Node.js engineers across the globe to develop Chatbot solutions and deploy to Production

  •  Continuously improve CD/CI automated pipeline

  •  Implement best practices on scaling, monitoring, testing and enterprise application deployments

  •  Consult proposed designs with Product Owner and prioritize development effort with him/her

  •  Work with an enthusiastic team in an Agile environment (SCRUM)

  •  Collaborate with DHL‘s global teams on continuous improvement of Node.js applications

Key requirements:

  •  3+ years of experience with DevOps engineering, even on a slighly different stack

  •  Practical knowledge of microservice architecture and containerization tech (e.g. Docker, Kubernetes, OpenShift..)

  •  Ability to design & develop & deploy scalable and resilient APIs (e.g. OpenAPI)

  •  5+ years of experience in overall software development lifecycle

  •  Familiarity with using CD/CI tooling such as Git, Jenkins and Maven

  •  Passion about great customer experience

  •  Good communication skills to sometimes explain your work to a non-technical audience

  •  Excellent written and spoken English; we’re an international team 

An ideal candidate would also have:

  •  Basic knowledge of Virtual Assistant technologies (e.g. Google Dialogflow, IBM Watson..)

  •  Practical experience with Node.js development

  •  Knowledge of Agile / DevOps software development (GitOps is a plus)

What do we offer?

  •  Young team of motivated professionals from across the globe, always ready to support you

  •  A great opportunity to advance your career to a global level, with lots of learning included

  •  Professional and industry-recognized technical trainings and certifications

  •  Modern office environment

  •  Extra week of holiday (25 days/year)

  •  6 Self-sickness days/year

  •  Permanent contract

  •  Full salary compensation for up to 10 days absence due to illness per calendar year

  •  Mean and entertainment/sport vouchers fully covered by DHL

  •  Pension plan contribution

  •  Employee Referral Program and Working Anniversary Rewards

  •  Company sponsorship of various sports and social clubs

  •  Huge number of internal growth opportunities 

For more details feel free to contact

Facts and Figures

  • Working Hours


  • Business Unit

    DHL Information Services (Europe) s.r.o.

  • Travel Required

    less 20%

  • Employment Type

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Shift Requirement

    Day Time Only


I like working for DHL because it is the worldwide leader in logistics where customers and employees are always in focus.

Current Employee – Project Manager in Bonn