Pfizer's belief is that all people deserve to live healthy lives. This drives our desire to provide access to medicines that are safe, effective, and affordable.
We advance breakthroughs that change patients' lives and increasingly there is a digital component to the interactions we have with patients and their health care professionals.
Pfizer is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability.
This position is responsible for implementing continuous integration (CI) and continuous delivery (CD), infrastructure as code, AWS services integration and DevOps.
A detailed understanding of open source and cloud based technologies to create cost competitive and technically advanced solutions to meet our current and future needs.
The candidate will have demonstrable subject matter expertise in AWS cloud development. Whilst being recognized as a technical SME, this role requires a solid understanding of the business and is able to successfully translate this knowledge into day to day decision making.
The candidate will apply fundamental knowledge in computer science, software development, systems operations and administration to contribute to the creation of high quality, reusable solutions.
Whilst the primary focus of the role will be ensuring that the correct implementation decisions will be made, it is imperative that knowledge is shared and decisions are based on multiple inputs across the wider technical platform team, this position will both disseminate and actively encourage knowledge sharing.
In collaboration with the DevOps Platform Lead, the role will be responsible for recommending skills management of AWS technical resources on the team, ensuring the talent pool is appropriate for current and future needs.
Primarily responsible for the design, development, release management, code quality, CI integration and usage of AWS services to create complex automation tasks to support global applications including automated testing to support automated deployment.
Provide documentation as required and perform peer and vendor code reviews.
Estimate time, complexity and costs for projects and change requests to existing systems - provide accurate level of effort time estimates and provide recommendations for feature prioritization.
Accountable for the financial and schedule accuracy of estimates provided for projects, and for the successful implementation and documentation of technology according to plans.
Relevant experience as an information technology professional in roles such as a software developer and / or systems engineer, computer engineer, engineering lead, technical team lead.
Experience leading moderately complex projects.
Experience operating in a DevOps environment.
Practice of modern software engineering, including coding standard, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and releasing.
Experience with AWS, Azure, and / or Google public cloud experience in a production environment.
Experience with developing secure cloud based applications.
Experience designing, orchestrating, and deploying container based solutions using Docker and Kubernetes.
Experience with continuous delivery tools and methodologies like GitHub, Jenkins, Travis CI, and agile development.
Database concepts with the ability to build out database support in AWS environment.
Proficient in UNIX / Linux environment and administration of those environments.
Experience with Atlassian (Jira, Confluence) an asset.
Minimum of 5 years of experience with increasing responsibility in a lead engineering related role.
As above and including Bachelor of Science degree in Information Management, Computer Science, Engineering, Technology Management or relevant disciplines.
Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to establish relationships, influence outcomes, and deliver effective presentations to a variety of audiences.
Ability to work with others in a constructive and collaborative manner and influence resources outside of the immediate span of control.
Ability to lead in a complex, matrix environment with geographically distributed resources.
Experienced in driving good practices, code reviews and mentor people in writing maintainable and scalable code.
Excellent skills in analysis, critical thinking and planning, oral and written communication, consensus building, facilitation, negotiation and the ability to readily learn a new business area.
Technology solutions delivery in a pharmaceutical or regulated environment a bonus.
To apply please visit our website www.pfizercareers.com and search job id for 4806064
salary 11111.00-12111.00 EUR / YEAR