Software Developer (with opportunity to shift to DevOps)

Guadalajara, Mexico

Ranked as #12 on Forbes’ List of 25 Fastest Growing Public Tech Companies for 2017, EPAM is committed to providing our global team of over 24,000 people with inspiring careers from day one. EPAMers lead with passion and honesty, and think creatively. Our people are the source of our success and we value collaboration, try to always understand our customers’ business, and strive for the highest standards of excellence. No matter where you are located, you’ll join a dedicated, diverse community that will help you discover your fullest potential.


You are sharp, driven and inquisitive. You are not afraid to take risks and grow by learning from mistakes. You let your voice be heard and love a good challenge. If this sounds like you, this could be the perfect opportunity to join EPAM as a Software Developer (with opportunity to shift to DevOps). Scroll down to learn more about the position’s responsibilities and requirements.

Currently we are looking for Software Developers to turn into DevOps Engineers as career path for our Guadalajara office. DevOps is the trending skill among organizations to transform / implement and facilitate SDLC, exploding automation, elasticity, HA, self-healing, cloud capabilities for public, private and hybrid configurations.

Candidates gradually will shift from development to DevOps using our proven methodology with a mix of hands-on work training.


  • Manage technical aspects of end-to-end release lifecycle for applications delivered by development team;
  • Work on build automation (Continuous Integration);
  • Work on release automation (Continuous Deployment);
  • Establish the final release configuration, Application, Middleware, Platform;
  • Participate in auditing of performance and security issues discovered during the release process;
  • Improve the communication between Development, QA and other stakeholders;
  • Actively collaborate with Solution Designers and Architects to enhance performance, security and release efficiency;
  • Support environment using best solution using DevOps approach;
  • Design, operate and enhance Application performance and low latency applications.


  • At least 2+ years of experience as a Software Developer in any language;
  • Linux / *nix knowledge;
  • Experience / familiarity working with any Cloud provider: Amazon Web Services (AWS), Azure, Google Cloud Platform, Rackspace, OpenStack, OpenShift, SoftLayer;
  • Development experience with any of the following scripting languages: Bash, Perl, Ruby, Python, Java;
  • Experience doing development, support, configuration in any of the following application and web servers (Tomcat, Nginx, Apache, JBoss, WebLogic) or Databases (SQL Server, MySQL, PostgreSQL, Oracle, DB2, NoSQL: MongoDB, Redis, Cassandra, DynamoDB, MarkLogic, Couchbase);
  • Exposure to Version Control Systems: SVN, Git, ClearCase, Perforce, Mercurial;
  • Experience debugging and troubleshooting applications/platforms;
  • Experience working on production environments and client facing;
  • Basic Agile/Scrum/Kanban/Lean/ITIL understanding;
  • Strong work ethic and a positive attitude;
  • Excellent technical aptitude and a desire to learn constantly;
  • Clear written and verbal communication and active listening skills;
  • Responsible, self-disciplined, and motivated;
  • Basic understanding of industry compliance and security standards including one or more of the following: PCI, ISO 27001, HIPAA, NIST/DoD frameworks, HITECH, FedRAMP.

Nice to have

  • Networking in Cloud (huge plus);
  • Configuration Management Automation: Chef, Puppet, Vagrant, Ansible;
  • CI / CD tooling and experience: Jenkins, Bamboo, TeamCity, CruiseControl, Team Foundation Server, Travis CI;
  • Team Collaboration tools: Jira, Team Foundation, Slack, Flowdock;
  • Any Build tool: Maven, Gradle, Apache Ant, MSBuild, Grunt;
  • TDD, BDD, Engineering Best Practices.

We offer

  • Career plan and real growth opportunities;
  • International Mobility Plan within 25 countries;
  • Constant training, mentoring, online corporate courses, eLearning and more;
  • English classes with certified teacher;
  • Support for employee’s initiatives (Algorithms club, toastmasters, agile club and more);
  • Enjoyable working environment (Gaming room, napping area, amenities, events, sport teams and more);
  • Flexible work schedule and dress code;
  • Collaborate in a multicultural environment and share best practices from around the globe;
  • Hired directly by EPAM & 100% under payroll;
  • Law benefits (IMSS, INFONAVIT, 15 days December bonus, 25% vacation bonus);
  • Personal insurance: Life, Major medical expenses with dental & visual coverage;
  • 13 % employee savings fund;
  • Grocery coupons (added to the monthly benefits once the probation period has been passed);
  • 10 vacations days plus 2 floating days;
  • Official Mexican holidays, plus two extra holidays (December 24th & 31st);
  • Relocation bonus: transportation, 2 weeks of accommodation for you and your family and more.