Team Leader

Mexico City, 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 curious, persistent, logical and clever – a true techie at heart. You enjoy living by the code of your craft and developing elegant solutions for complex problems. If this sounds like you, this could be the perfect opportunity to join EPAM as a Team Leader. Scroll down to learn more about the position’s responsibilities and requirements.


  • Provide support to customers using Cloud Platform products, solutions, and APIs including Google Compute Engine and related services;
  • Provide technical assistance and support as part of a global 24x5-support organization;
  • Work closely with engineers and product managers to improve the product and make our customers successful;
  • Change requests and incident ticket handling for the remaining Infrastructure Teams - Incident Management, Problem Management, and Change Management;
  • Provide technical and developer support to customers using Cloud Platform products, solutions and APIs;
  • Follow notification and escalation procedures;
  • Follow standards for communications with business involving operational issues;
  • Do comfortable shifts;
  • Support 24X7 (two shifts);
  • Work in customer offices.


  • 5+ years’ in a Developer, SysAdmin, DevOps, role managing complex environments;
  • Experience managing multiple clients in IT services area;
  • Capable to manage more than 10 resources team;
  • Self-motivated, self-driven and capable to understand team needs;
  • Proactive and capable to manage resources issues in day-to-day;
  • Proven experience managing customer, escalations, contracts, rotation, etc;
  • Excellent ability to identify specific customer needs and drive closure to identified customer issues;
  • Excellent ability to build a strong team environment;
  • Able to coach and mentor others on understanding the customer and identifying specific needs;
  • ITIL Foundation certification (v3 or higher);
  • Creative and mature with a “can do”, proactive attitude and an ability to continuously “scan” the environment, identifying and taking advantage of opportunities for improvement;
  • Detail-oriented, capable of investigating escalated incidents and requests, communicate professionally in a timely manner, with the ability to adapt and learn new skills quickly;
  • Capable to create unambiguous and high-quality deliverables;
  • Experience managing human factor and delivery complexity without impacts;
  • Capable to generate realistic mid and long-term roles;
  • Able to manage constant changes and effectively deploy new services.

Nice to have

  • Strong knowledge of Linux/UNIX and Windows Server;
  • Familiarity with shell scripting;
  • Familiarity with multitasking and multiprocessing;
  • Experience with VMs (Google Compute Engine, VMware, Amazon EC2, etc;
  • Coding ability in one or more languages (Java, Python, C++, etc.);
  • Capable to set up monitoring; conduct performance audit and performance optimization;
  • Strong understanding of administration (user accounts, permission models, access control);
  • Familiarity with networking (NAT, DNS, firewalls, basic routing, load balancing, etc.);
  • Experience troubleshooting Linux performance (CPU, memory, I/O);
  • Strong troubleshooting skills and familiarity with common Linux troubleshooting tools (vmstat, iostat, lsof, strace);
  • Able to design, deploy, follow, explain and enhance defined ITIL/ITSM processes in his team as well as linked teams. Knowledge of Software development processes and methodologies;
  • Tactical vision. Expected to be self-managing, take technical responsibility for a subsystem or a whole project, work without supervision and test his work thoroughly using test cases;
  • Familiarity with SQL;
  • Familiarity with cloud computing;
  • Strong business ownership and customer focus.

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.