DevOps Lead (Public cloud)

 Chennai, India       Permanent contract        Information Technology


Core Responsibilities

  • Design, development of functionalities, development of automated tests, production and exploitation of infrastructure products on AWS and / or Azure.
  • Apply good development practices in Agile methodology
  • Development of APIs for managing these products
  • Supporting Public Cloud services in Multi-Cloud environment(AWS and / or Azure)
  • CI/CD maintenance, support, validation and ensuring respect of standards and good practices.
  • Analyzing, correcting and improving issues on Platform infrastructure.
  • Maintenance and evolution of the monitoring stack.
  • Helping the dev team on every subject that are related to infrastructure, network and security even on big data perimeter.
  • All in an OpenSource universe and a Software Company culture (Jira, GitHub, Jenkins, Sonar, Ansible, Terraform ...) and you may have to publish your products in OpenSource (on

Profile Required

Desired Knowledge, Experience and Capabilities:

  • Experienced, quality and product oriented developer.
  • Fluent in the AWS and / or Azure APIs
  • Good hands on knowledge of CI/CD tools.
  • Advanced Linux/Windows OS commands.
  • Independently setup automated testing tools in the CI pipeline.
  • Very good knowledge on public cloud platform(AWS and /or Azure) and tools to do automated deployment(Terraform, etc) on cloud.
  • Python/ PowerShell scripting. 

Implementation Strategy and Support

  • Execution as per implementation timelines, scope & costs without any cost, effort or schedule overruns, as per defined and agreed SLAs.
  • Help team members in solving their DevOps related issues.
  • Execute best practices and processes

 Essential Qualifications and Experience:

  • 6-8 years of professional experience in a software development environment primarily in a DevOps role.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Technology, Computer Science, Information Systems
  • Knowledge of Agile methodology

Key Technical Skills:

  • CI/CD (Ansible, AWX, Jenkins, GIT)
  • Good knowledge on Python/ Powershell
  • Good knowledge on Security (firewall/SSL/encryption key management)
  • Good knowledge on Public Cloud APIs/Services (AWS and / or Azure)
  • Awareness of Network communications.


  • Accountability
  • Interpersonal effectiveness
  • Learning Agility
  • Problem solving
  • Proactiveness

Why Join Us

Societe Generale is one of the leading European financial services groups. Based on a diversified and integrated banking model, the Group combines financial strength and proven expertise in innovation with a strategy of sustainable growth, aiming to be the trusted partner for its clients, committed to the positive transformations of society and the economy


We are committed to creating a diverse environment and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

Business Insight

A 100% owned subsidiary of European banking and financial services major Societe Generale (SG), Societe Generale Global Solution Centre (SG GSC) came into existence in 2000. Established as an offshore development centre in Bangalore, also having a presence in Chennai, SG GSC has 15 years of sustainable delivery expertise to its credit, and develops global best practices to promote the strategic objectives of the Societe Generale Group.
SG GSC possesses in-depth understanding of the business processes and cutting-edge technologies across domains of Societe Generale’s diverse portfolio. We deliver best-in-class solutions to the Group’s entities in the realm of corporate and investment banking, retail banking, specialized financing and insurance, private banking, and global investment management and services.
We place the highest importance on our employees and provide extensive opportunities for career progression and development. SG GSC conforms to the group diversity principles, and has a multi-cultural staff representing seven nationalities, and speaking 20 languages. Women comprise 25% of our workforce.

We are an equal opportunities employer and we are proud to make diversity a strength for our company. Societe Generale is committed to recognizing and promoting all talents, regardless of their beliefs, age, disability, parental status, ethnic origin, nationality, sexual or gender identity, sexual orientation, membership of a political, religious, trade union or minority organisation, or any other characteristic that could be subject to discrimination.

Job code: 20000G2X
Business unit: SG Global Solution Centre
Starting date: 01/10/2020
Date of publication: 22/07/2020
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DevOps Lead (Public cloud)

Permanent contract   |   Chennai   |   Information Technology