DevOps Expert for Ciklum Digital (TUI)

Remote, Lviv, Dnipro, Kyiv, Kharkiv, Vinnitsia


TUI is the world’s leading tourism group. The broad portfolio gathered under the Group umbrella consists of strong tour operators, 1,600 travel agencies and leading online portals, five airlines with around 150 aircraft, over 400 hotels, 17 cruise liners and many incoming agencies in all major holiday destinations around the globe. It covers the entire tourism value chain under one roof. This integrated offering enables us to provide our 27 million customers with an unmatched holiday experience in 180 regions. A key feature of our corporate culture is our global responsibility for economic, environmental and social sustainability. This is reflected in more than 20 years of commitment to sustainable tourism. The TUI Group’s share is listed in the FTSE 250 index, in the Quotation Board of the Open Market on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange, and regulated Market of the Hanover Stock Exchange.

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On behalf of Ciklum Digital, we are looking for a DevOps Expert  to join the UA team on a full-time basis.

About Quality Engineering Team:

Quality Engineering Center of Excellence is an international award-winning Quality Engineering department that has rapidly evolved over the past 7 years to become a mature Quality Engineering service provider with 250+ professionals working in 7 main directions: QA Consulting and Management, DevOps, Manual, Automation, Support, Performance, Cyber Security and Robotic Process Automation.

Our main principles are:

  • People are over processes and hierarchy
  • Flat and open collaboration/communication increases creativity and brings more value to a business
  • Investing in people and innovations ensures your future
  • Reuse and share your experience – Develop best practices, publicize and follow them

Quality Engineering Center of Excellence is an optimal environment for your professional involvement and growth.


  • Establish working environment focused on software engineering practice excellence, code reviews and regular pairing
  • Adapt and improve industry best practices of DevOps approach
  • Being an avid problem solver with excellent troubleshooting skills
  • Design system environment architecture to meet High Availability, Reliability, Disaster Recovery and Security requirements
  • Able to arrange and organize work with multiple staging environments (both static and dynamic)
  • Control all stages of CI\CD pipeline for Microservices and overall software delivery process
  • Always happy to collaborate with others, guiding and mentoring where needed
  • Overview quality of Infrastructure-As-Code templates (Terraform)
  • Design efficient Monitoring & Logging system to catch all issues with availability, performance or bad user experience
  • Perform technical assessment of DevOps tasks to ensure the possibility of their implementation within reasonable time
  • Helping Agile teams by automating everything and reducing manual work
  • Quick learner of new & emerging technologies and tools
  • Being confident to challenge the status quo if needed and demonstrates a pragmatic and collaborative attitude
  • Be proactive in communication with team members and client
  • Be a part of a positive and fun team environment
  • Mentorship of DevOps\SRE colleagues


  • 8+ years of experience in a DevOps / SRE role
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Deep understanding of Release stages
  • Mature experience with Cloud platforms (AWS); AWS certification required
  • Advanced level with building CI\CD pipelines for Microservices (Helm, Kubernetes, Google Container Registry, Cloud Pub/Sub, etc.)
  • Has experience coding with one of those: Golang, Python, Ruby, Node.js, etc.
  • Experience with infrastructure as code and configuration management systems
  • Experience in Setup, maintain and troubleshoot a Kubernetes environment
  • Understanding of monitoring & logging principles (Prometheus, influxdb, Grafana, ELK and DataDog)
  • Experience of designing, building and managing APIs
  • Linux troubleshooting skills: tcpdump, strace, etc
  • Fluency with version control systems (git, etc.)
  • DBA knowledge will be a plus (PostgreSQL)

Personal skills

  • Influential over design and development strategy
  • Collaborative and supportive of other teams
  • Able to embed DevOps best practice in all teams and calling out where this is not being followed
  • Observant and uses of data to make evidence-based decisions with a view to continually improving the flow of code from developers to Production
  • Responsible
  • Honest
  • Empathetic
  • Self-Managed
  • Respected and inspiring
  • Sociable

What's in it for you

  • Close cooperation with the client
  • A constant flow of new projects
  • Dynamic and challenging tasks
  • Ability to influence project technologies
  • Projects from scratch
  • Team of professionals: learn from colleagues and gain recognition of your skills
  • European management style
  • Continuous self-improvement