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Manager, Kubernetes Engineering

Χορτιάτης, Κεντρική Μακεδονία 570 10
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The Enterprise Platforms & Security (EP&S) team delivers the following capabilities for Pfizer. Business application platforms supporting Pfizer's enterprise application and critical business processes. Infrastructure allowing business traffic to travel where it needs to go, internally and externally, along with the appropriate access controls. EP&S secures Pfizer's most important information assets through world class controls and protections and enables Pfizer's business results by making security an enabler and not a roadblock to achieving business results.

Manager Kubernetes Engineering will be responsible for Solution and delivery of Pfizer Digital Kubernetes Service (PDKS), a Next Gen Enterprise ready, qualified, secure, scalable, Kubernetes framework built on Open-Source technologies. Position will involve working with Kubernetes and container orchestration frameworks, cloud native solutions, site reliability engineering, cloud providers, data analysis, metrics reporting.


+ Enhance automation and integration capabilities for Pfizer Digital Kubernetes Service (PDKS) platform.

+ Development of advanced cloud native infrastructure services/solutions.

+ Engage and partner with cross functional teams to gather requirements, perform analysis, define solution recommendations, partner with internal and external development teams to execute projects.

+ Support Docker/Kubernetes environments and workloads in a SRE (Site Reliability Engineering) model.

+ Execution of engineering, Service Life Cycle management, and Operational processes for design, development, qualification, and transition of solutions from concept to production.

+ Subject Matter expert for Cloud native solutions.

+ Subject Matter expertise supporting Docker/Kubernetes or other container orchestration frameworks.

+ Driving processes to ensure standards, reliability of PDKS platform.


+ Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience in Computer Science, Business, or an affiliated field.

+ 5+ years of experience in enterprise System integration/administration roles.

+ Understanding of Kubernetes, Docker, microservices, Cloud Native application architectures and programming frameworks.

+ Familiarity with Public Cloud architectures, configurations, services and solutions such as Amazon Web Services.

+ Ability to translate between internal engineering standards and operations, technology capabilities, and client business needs.

+ Understanding of Application Architectures, middleware, microservices design.

+ Hands on programming knowledge in Python, JavaScript, Perl, SQL, BASH.

+ Knowledge with IT Security specific to securing Kubernetes, docker, containers, operating system and applications.

+ Experience working in a fast-paced environment supporting multiple products across the organization.

+ Good interpersonal and communication skills.

+ Innovative mindset with strong delivery-oriented values.


+ Hands on system integration experience with Linux Operating systems such as RedHat, Amazon Linux 2.

+ Experience with installing, configuring, engineering, documenting, and supporting TLS based applications including Rancher, Sysdig, Artifactory, Terraform and other Continuous Development/ Integration supporting products.

+ Experience with performing root cause analysis and systems performance management in a multi-tier architecture.

+ Working knowledge of Application Programming Interface (API) framework, configuration management tools like Ansible.

+ Working knowledge with opensource tools such as Rancher, Terraform, Git, and Jenkins.

+ Ability to translate between internal engineering standards and operations, technology capabilities, and client business needs.



**Breakthroughs that change patients' lives** ... At Pfizer we are apatient centric company, guided by our four values: courage, joy, equity and excellence. Our breakthrough culture lends itself to our dedication to transforming millions of lives.

Digital Transformation Strategy

One bold way we are achieving our purpose is through our company wide digital transformation strategy. We are leading the way in adopting new data, modelling and automated solutions to further digitize and accelerate drug discovery and development with the aim of enhancing health outcomes and the patient experience.


We aim to create a trusting, flexible workplace culture which encourages employees to achieve work life harmony, attracts talent and enables everyone to be their best working self.Let's start the conversation!

Equal Employment Opportunity

We believe that a diverse and inclusive workforce is crucial to building a successful business. As an employer, Pfizer iscommitted to celebratingthis,in all itsforms - allowing for us to be as diverse as the patients and communities we serve. Together, we continue to build a culture that encourages, supports and empowers our employees.

Information & Business Tech
Posted: 2021-06-11 Expires: 2021-07-12
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