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Senior DevOps Integration Specialist

Hours per week
40 hours

Not just any lead DevOps opportunity but one where you will have a global impact on millions of customers!

Who are we?

We are GrandVision, well-known by our retail banners such as Pearle, Vision Express, Charlie Temple, Apollo, Solaris, and many more!

Our global store network are the go-to locations for all the top brands in the eyewear industry, including Ray-Ban, Oakley, Esprit, Careera, but also popular for our comprehensive selection of exclusive and indie brands.

Our global store network are the go-to locations for all the top brands in the eyewear industry, including Ray-Ban, Oakley, Esprit, Careera, but also popular for our comprehensive selection of exclusive and indie brands.

With 7000+ stores strong and a team of 39,000+ employed fans globally, you may not have heard of us but you’ll want to jump on the bandwagon like many other top quality candidates have and join a growing business.

Due to continuous expansion, our IT Retail Development team is recruiting!

As a Senior Devops Engineer, you have implemented Continuous Integration for previous clients. You have knowledge of Infrastructure as code principles, and you are able to automate our development and deployment pipelines for multiple projects. You have experience in organizing and integrating different solutions and can apply that for the running projects towards a seamless operations dashboard with Elastic Stack or other DevOps Tools. Next to that you have experience with Azure Cloud Solution and specially with Azure Kubernetes.

You apply the knowledge you have gained in previous experiences; help steer the developers to achieve their best. You are able to explain your technical vision in a comprehensible language within your team and across scrum teams and business stakeholders.


  • As a Devops Engineer, you apply the knowledge you have previously gained in automating and support our developers and enable an agile delivery train.
  • You make sure that technical Wiki’s are kept up to date.
  • You have experience in setting up logging and monitoring capabilities with technologies like Elastic Stack and or Prometheus.
  • You are service focused and are ensuring we are providing and building the right infrastructure and ci/cd solutions.
  • As devops engineer you will engage with infra-ops and other -ops teams therefor you constantly help improve our problem-solving skills across the group.
  • You evaluate code, promote the best practices, and maintain a high level of professionalism and pragmaticism.

Key skills, knowledge and experience

  • Bachelor or Master Degree in Science or Engineering.
  • 3+years of experience in delivering infrastructure and or developer tooling.
  • Minimum 3 years of hands-on experience automating with bash/perl/phyton/go or comparable technology.
  • Experience with Kubernetes and a solid understanding of docker/containers.
  • Experience in setting up monitoring and logging with Elastic stack and Prometheus.
  • Thorough understanding of the importance of code quality.
  • Having experience with IT security and networking.
  • Having experience with SSO enablement (SAML based).
  • Having experience with agile practices Scrum, Kanban.
  • Understanding of branching strategies.
  • As we work in an international environment, good understanding, and knowledge of and write fluent English.
  • Self-motivated, highly organised, and perform multiple tasks under minimal supervision.
  • Empathic ability, takes initiative, pro-active, focused on results, and customer centric.
  • Proven Organizational skills.


In addition to a retail market competitive salary, we offer a scope of additional benefits such as 8% pension contribution, a free pair of glasses, lenses or sunglasses a year (as well as family discount events!), subsidised lunches, commuting expenses reimbursed, discount on various insurances and 25 days holiday a year. We also offer the option to continue working from home 2 days a week in the post covid era.

Developing Careers & Potential

Within all GrandVision companies we recruit for a career, not just a job. We are passionate about customer satisfaction and develop our people to look for growth potential within the job and within the company.

With customers, stores and employees located in over 40 countries, GrandVision shows diversity to be at the core of its success. GrandVision is a global company proud and committed to be an equal opportunity employer.

More about GrandVision

GrandVision is a global leader in optical retailing and delivers high quality and affordable eye care to more and more customers around the world. The high quality eye care offered by GrandVision includes a wide range of services provided by its vision expert, prescription glasses including frames and lenses, contact lenses and contact lens care products, and sunglasses both plain and with prescription lenses. These products are offered through leading optical retail banners across Europe, the Americas, the Middle East and Asia. GrandVision serves its customers in over 7,200 stores and with more than 39,000 employees which are proving every day that in EYE CARE, WE CARE MORE.

After decades of collaboration and two years of efforts and relentless work to make it a reality, EssilorLuxottica and GrandVision officially became part of the same organization as of 1 July, 2021.

Going forward, as part of the EssilorLuxottica family, GrandVision will be able to truly unlock our full potential, and that of the optical industry as a whole, by exploring new paths around product development, digitalization, distribution and innovation.

At the very core have always been our people, who day after day are elevating the importance of vision as a basic human right and to bringing the best eyewear possible to the market. As part of the Group's deeply-rooted culture and values, we are committed to taking care of our employees around the globe and helping them thrive and grow.

Some key figures:

  • 7,260 stores in more than 40 countries
  • 434,000 daily store visits
  • 15.1 million Eyeglass & sunglass sold
  • Over 39,000 employees worldwide
  • Revenue EUR 3.5 billion FY
  • EBITA EUR 266 million

Our vision is to provide high quality and affordable eye care to more and more people around the world. By doing so, GrandVision aspires to help them realize their full potential in life.

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NB. If you have not heard back from us after 27 days, please consider your application not to be successful. Due to the number of applications we receive, we are unable to provide individual feedback should you not be selected for an interview.

Recruitment agencies: As we have a dedicated in-house recruitment team, all our positions are strictly no agencies. Please refrain from contacting our staff with prospective candidates as they will not be taken into consideration.

Application process

1. Apply
2. Questionnaire & Recruiter call
3. 1st Interview
4. Online Assessment & 2nd Interview
5. Offer
6. Hired

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