DevOps Engineer (m/f/d) for Real-Time Traffic and Mobility Management Systems

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Do you hate being stuck in traffic? We too! Would you like to be part of the solution?

PTV Group is hiring for its development centre PTV SISTeMA, located in Rome city centre a DevOps Engineer for empowering our team of experts in evolving our software to become a fully scalable, cloud-ready, solution. You will be asked to realize the PTV transition to the Cloud, building and managing the Cloud infrastructure built on top of Azure.  
You will work in Agile teams.  
You will be part of a professional multidisciplinary development team located in the center of Rome, Italy, and strictly cooperating with the German colleagues. You will have access to learning and development resources including training programs, learning courses.
We offer full time employee Italian contract. Satisfying salary will be discussed accordingly with experience and skills demonstrated by the candidate.

Role description and responsibilities

  • Work directly with the DevOps team and other Senior DevOps to test system integrity
  • Design and implement build, deployment, and configuration management
  • Test implemented designs
  • Create automation tools for infrastructure provisioning
  • Handle code deployments in all environments
  • Monitor metrics and develop ways to improve
  • Manage CI and CD tools with the team
  • Document and design various processes; update existing processes
  • Improve infrastructure and application development

Skills & requirements

  • Working knowledge of GIT and SVN
  • Understanding of Cloud native infrastructure design
  • Good knowledge of Kubernetes, Helm and Docker
  • Experience with Continuous Integration / Deployment pipelines (Jenkins and Azure pipelines are preferred, others are still acceptable)
  • Basic Knowledge of Linux administration
  • Working knowledge of bash scripting (PowerShell and Batch are a plus)
  • 3-6 years of experience in similar role or software development
  • A proactive attitude
  • Creative, curious and open-minded way of thinking
  • Problem solving skills
  • Good command of both spoken and written English
 It's valuable for us if you to have
  • a Bachelor degree in computer science, engineering or similar;
  • Knowledge of RDBMS and NoSQL databases
  • Experience in a programming language among Java, C#, Javascript, Python
  • Knowledge of IaC tools like Terraform, Ansible
  • Experience with any Cloud provider (Azure is preferred)
  • Knowledge of monitoring tools, like Prometheus, Elasticsearch, Grafana
  • Knowledge of main messaging systems (Kafka, ActiveMQ, …)

About PTV Group and PTV SISTeMA

The PTV Group ( provides software and consulting services for transport, logistics and geomarketing. Be it transport routes or sales structures, private or public transport - we plan and optimise everything which moves people and goods worldwide.
Our range of products and services includes Software, Services, Data, Consulting & Research. 2.500 customers located in more than 110 countries rely on our solutions. PTV is the world market leader in the field strategic transport planning and traffic simulation. PTV is also one of the most established players in the field of logistics route and trip planning.
Scientific expertise is one of our particular strengths. We currently have over 600 employees worldwide crafting powerful and innovative solutions. Our head office is located in the technology region of Karlsruhe, Germany, since the formation of our company in 1979.
PTV SISTeMA is the PTV Group development centre for traffic management, control and infomobility applications. From the single traffic estimation component to the complete turnkey traffic management system, PTV SISTeMA offers outstanding expertise, international scientific excellence and a strong innovation oriented approach to face successfully the most challenging projects. PTV Group spirit? Here you are!

About this job

Location: Roma, Italy
Job type: Permanent
Experience level: Mid-Level

Contact Person:
Catharina Wagner
Business Partner Human Resources
+49 721 9651-0