Maersk Line is a highly international and inspiring environment with an attractive value proposition for its employees. Our package consists of an externally benchmarked salary, pension scheme, 25 days holiday a year and a number of other attractive benefits.
The Linux Open Source Infrastructure Architect is the Design Authority within the Linux Open Source infrastructure space. This role will support a variety of Linux and open source related projects, across onpremises, hybrid and public cloud environments.
The architect will be accountable for:
Overall direction, guidance, and definition of the group’s Linux Open Source infrastructure architecture to support the corporate business strategy ?
Ensuring compliance of the overall IT infrastructure to architectural standards, such as scalability, ease of integration, and portability ? Managing creation and alignment of release plans and ensuring automation of system changes where possible ?
Developing business integration and testing approaches, including automation ?
Engagement with Production Services to understand problems with the environment affecting their area of expertise ?
Maintaining and drawing on an external network of resources (e.g. vendors, industry contacts) ?
Having direct or indirect involvement in the development of policies, standards and guidelines that direct the selection, development implementation and use of IT systems within the infrastructure domain
The architect will be responsible for:
Maintaining reference architecture and roadmaps for their area of expertise ?
Being part of all projects related to Linux Open Source platforms ? Keeping a good dialogue with the service owner, SME´s etc. and act as technical pre-sales and governance oversight with internal customers. ?
Driving new innovations in the Linux Open Source space in close dialogue with service owners, and be an enabler and accelerator of improvements. ?
Architecting and designing solutions to business requirements in accordance to technology roadmaps, principles, standards and guidelines ?
Working with delivery teams to develop sustainable and achievable solutions ?
Alignment of technology to business strategy to energize business outcomes ?
Ensure technology is scalable, uses the principles of re-use, cost optimization, etc ?
Actively working with projects to improve and communicate architecture standards and design patterns ?
Providing hands-on guidance, support, and review for the creation of all technical components within the big data analytics space
The candidate should have excellent written and verbal skills in English, with a university education. The employment history will include time spent in a variety of roles, covering both development and production environments, and ideally a period working for a consultancy across multiple blue-chip customer facing engagements.
Key skills required: ?
> 5 years background in Linux administration ?
> 5 years demonstrable architecture and platform engineering experience with Open Source ?
> 3 years in an architecture role ?
> 3 years working with Cloud IaaS ?
Docker orchestration experience, preferably Kubernetes ?
NoSQL database experience, ideally Cassandra, Mongo
Event streaming experience, e.g. with Confluent, Kafka ?
Hadoop experience, e.g. Cloudera ?
Implementation experience of monitoring and logging within IaaS and container environments ?
Automation experience with Open Source on IaaS ?
Experience with Open Source running as Cloud PaaS ?
Strong market knowledge of vendors providing Open Source support and related products ?
Good understanding of cloud security and networking ?
Monitoring tools appropriate to Open source
Desirable technical skills: ?
API Gateways, Content Delivery Networks (Akamai) ?
Virtualisation: VMware (including vRA automation, NSX) and Hyper-V ?
Cloud Platforms (preferably Azure, Bluemix, Oracle) ?
Automation (Terraform and Ansible preferred, or alternate approach, e.g. Chef/Puppet) ?
Traditional database and middleware (including Oracle, IBM MQ/IIB and other middleware/technologies across the stack) ?
IT knowledge of storage, networking, AD, VMWare/ESX. ? Networks (LAN/WAN/Firewalls) ?
Storage performance (local, SAN, NFS, Cloud storage) ?
Polyglot programming (including Java, Node.js, .NET, C#) ?
Product and Vendor Evaluation (contribute