Technical Manager (Kubernetes)

Job description

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We are SmartWays – we help people grow and make good career decisions. We are specialized in IT recruitment worldwide and encourage you to join our IT Talent Community!

We work with an international companies across EMEA to drive their business outcomes with the best-in-class IT people. People who use their intelligence and passion to inspire their teammates and make an impact on our customers are highly valued by us. Please read this carefully to find out if this offer is for You. 

4 continents. 25 countries. Over 23,000 Engineers and Consultants on board.

Our partner is a diverse group of dreamers and doers, truly believing that any success depends on having both in spades. They design products and services through a holistic understanding of people’s needs and emotions combined with in-depth expertise in the technologies that enable engagement across physical and digital worlds.

We welcome a Technical Manager fascinated with the world of Kubernetes, who is not afraid to get their hands dirty while monitoring and managing the process of creating intuitive solutions that inspire and serve real purpose, to apply for this role. 


What’s in it for you?

  • Choose the project from high diversity of industries, starting from Financial Services, Travel & Hospitality, going through Software & Hi-Tech, Energy & Utilities, Business Info & Media, Manufacturing & Automotive and ending on Life Sciences & Healthcare
  • Get engaged in an international assignment, from Canada to China, Hong Kong to Mexico, United Kingdom to Sweden, with possibility for relocation. Sky is the limit!
  • Grow by learning and working in both - corporate and startup environment
  • Self-develop by taking part in: online courses and library, experience exchange with colleagues around the world, partial grant of certification
  • Design and evaluate new technologies as well as developing scalable solutions with Your Team full support
  • Establish a pragmatic, yet innovative Strategies, with an active usage of Kubernetes.


You will:

  • Act as a proactive Strategist by identifying and implementing initiatives to drive customer satisfaction, increase case quality and efficiency, as well as boost team productivity and share the initiatives and results with Your Partners and Stakeholders
  • Own the Management Process, including frequent reporting, trends analysis, performance monitoring and making sure that all KPIs are fulfilled
  • Handle case tracking and time management insurance within Your team 
  • Actively participate in evolving design and architecture of tools, used in the process
  • Help identify areas for process and efficiency improvement within team, recommend solutions and assist in overseeing implementation using established, best practices.


You will do just fine, if:

  • Your technical background, along with leadership skills, allows you to both support your team and provide detailed, deep dive analysis for diverse strategic metrics
  • Your management skills laboratory consists of: leading a team of 10+ engineers, analytical and Project managements skills
  • When it comes to identifying improvement areas, you are like a kid in a candy store
  • You are no stranger to technical understanding of IT systems
  • Working effectively with SCRUM and growing within Agile is definitely Your cup of tea.

We would also not mind if you are certified with ITIL/PMI!

Once getting on board, you will get:

  • Salary range between 13,000-17,000 PLN gross (work contract), depending on your technical performance and skills portfolio
  • Relocation package if moving to Kraków, Wrocław, Katowice or Gdańsk from other location
  • Benefit package, including health care, multisport, language classes, lunch tickets, petrol and shopping vouchers, E-sport program, sponsored sport activities and many more! :)

Do not hesitate to apply if you like to do things that matter. If you do not see yourself in a such position, spread the word among other professionals who might be a fit!