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For Group IT - TUI InfoTec GmbH we are seeking with immediate effect a: Head of DevOps

  • Lead the change through broad and deep adoption of DevOps culture
  • Design and agree on methodology, KPIs, frameworks, tech stack, principles and visualisations for DevOps
  • Support business case work for teams to adopt and justify costs
  • Link DevOps to agile methods
  • Setup and run a formal DevOps community of practice to concentrate exchange of knowledge and best practice, drive creation of skills where needed and work with HR on training concepts
  • Drive the creation of new practitioners and champions needed to create DevOps capability
  • Build relationships with relevant stakeholders (regional CIOs, Heads of Architecture, Development/Engineering, Operations and business stakeholders)
  • Bring best of breed knowledge and process into the IT group
  • Speak on the topic at internal IT conferences and keep the IT Board updated
  • Academic background in Computer Sciences, Engineering, Mathematics, Physics or a comparable qualification
  • Professional experience in senior technology leadership roles, leading teams that cross functional, cultural and organisational borders
  • Deep understanding of DevOps as a mindset as well as of DevOps in practical use with market leading tools and technologies (DevOps & Agile)
  • Deep understanding of AWS cloud, Atlassian and supporting tool sets
  • Significant experience of technically transforming companies to DevOps, experience in driving change within a large IT organisation
  • Experience in running agile projects and deep understanding of core agile concepts and thinking tools
  • Experience in evangelism and motivation for new ways of thinking and working, new tools and technologies and knowledge of how to manage change that looks very unappealing
  • Experience converting vendors to new ways of working, including offshoring companies and others
  • Ability to hire key people with the right balance of technical and leadership skills to drive change
  • Ability to speak at significant conferences to promote what TUI is doing
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