DevOps Engineer Lead

If you're interested in this role at PAX, please send your CV and a cover letter (optional) that best expresses your interest and qualifications to

As a DevOps Engineer Lead in our team, you will be responsible for leading our team of highly motivated engineers while working collaboratively with software engineering to deploy and operate our systems. You will help automate and streamline our operations and processes; building and maintaining tools for deployment, monitoring and operations. Along with being a strong technical expert, this role requires a natural leader adept at earning the trust and respect of the team.

Who you are
  • You are responsible for growing and developing an incredible team of talented and motivated engineers with high expectations around individual ownership and impact
  • You maintain scalable and robust CI/CD framework.
  • You are proactive, ensuring issues are tracked appropriately in the ticket management system.
  • You are a Team-Player, working with engineers and QA to ensure that issues are resolved, and fixes deployed, in a timely fashion.
  • You are detailed, maintaining suitable deployment-specific support documentation.
  • You have knowledge of best practices and IT operations in an always-up, always-available service.
  • You transform ambiguity into clarity.
  • You enjoy collaborating in a multicultural and diverse environment that expands to include various geographic locations.
  • You have stellar communication skills, effectively expressing yourself.  You convey and receive information in a clear, credible, and consistent manner.

What you'll need

  • 4+years’ experience of leading a team of 5+ DevOps Engineers.
  • Experience in developing Continuous Integration/ Continuous Delivery pipelines (CI/ CD).
  • Experience in building health and performance monitoring systems.
  • Strong background in Linux/Unix Administration.
  • Knowledge of one cloud platform such as AWS, Azure or GCP.
  • Solid hands-on knowledge of Configuration Management and Deployment tools such as  Puppet, Ansible, Chef, Terraform etc.
  • Solid hands-on knowledge of Dockers and Container Orchestration tools such Kubernetes or Dockerswarm.
  • Proficient in scripting, and Git and Git workflows.
  • Strong experience with SQL and MySQL.
  • A working understanding of code and script (Java, Python).
Bonus if you have
  • Knowledge of Hadoop, Cloudera, Hortinworks or MapR.
  • Working knowledge of OAuth 2.0, OpenID/OpenID-Connect, SAML 2.0, Kerberos, LDAP.

If you're interested in this role at PAX, please send your CV and a cover letter (optional) that best expresses your interest and qualifications to


• Competitive Pay
• Annual Bonus Program
• Generous Paid Time Off
• Comprehensive Health Benefits
• Relocation Assistance
• Housing & Education Allowance
• Annual Return Ticket Home
• Learning & Development Program
• Casual Work Environment
• Plentiful snacks and refreshments
• Gym Access
• Visa Sponsorship


Abu Dhabi