DevOps Team Lead

Location: Netherlands, Netherlands Salary: Up to €1 per day
Sector: Charity Type: Contract
Reference #: CR/063983_1567249194

Role description

You will become a Chapter Lead running a team of around 20 DevOps engineers.

Along with the IT Area Lead and your fellow IT Chapter Leads you;

Collaborate within and across squads
You can collaborate within the squad on coding, architecture, continuous improvement, structured problem solving, agile way of working and/or any other way that adds value
You participate in DevOps rituals when needed (e.g. daily stand-ups, sprint planning, sprint reviews, retrospectives & peer reviews)
You use your seniority to maximize individual and team performance
Motivate, coach, and evaluate performance of chapter members
Ensure engineers work and deliver according to our quality standards
Together with people in your environment, create the right 'smell of the place'
Ensure development and evaluate performance of Chapter members
Support recruiting of talents (e.g. interview applicants)
Together with colleagues (engineers, chapter leads & Agile coach), determine the working methodology within your area of expertise, allocate specific knowledge/focus areas, set the standards and ensure it is executed correctly
Work with the relevant stakeholders on resource planning
Create the environment for continuous feedback, coaching and mentoring of the Chapters
Support all chapter members with the required operational matters

Key skills required:
Have experience working in a complex, regulated environment such as a large financial institution
Are a seasoned Java engineer, knowledgeable about WebSphere but not married to it
Are fluent in English speaking and writing and a good communicator in general
Are seen and acknowledged by your colleagues as more than competent engineers.
Have a proven ability to bring out the best in people and drive the team forward
Are experienced in both engineering and leadership roles in Agile teams
Have great analytical skills and have a conceptual / architectural understanding
Are experienced with test driven development & test automation
Have a Growth mind-set and develop this in others
Are able to bring all ideas/opinions to one conclusion to help make decision

Keen to date with new Technology and have a deep understanding of when to use it
Are experienced in Agile / Scrum / DevOps projects