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DevOps Engineering

Barcelona, Spain Permanent Date posted 08/07/2024
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Job title:DevOps Engineering

  • Spain / Barcelona

About the job

At Sanofi CHC, we’re committed to providing the next-gen healthcare that patients and customers need. It’s about harnessing data insights and leveraging AI responsibly to search deeper and solve sooner than ever before. Join our team as DevOps Engineering  and you can help make it happen. Your job? This position will develop software engineering solutions & services that will be significant business enablers for CHC Business, either by levering existing technologies or bringing new enabling technologies, optimizing costs, and simplifying these products & services.

Our team is engaged in designing and delivering Digital Technology Services and Platforms for all CHC worldwide.We deliver our solutions in a highly competitive market answering FMCH needs and sometimes supporting highly regulated environments (GxP, SoX and other regional and local regulations).

Our team operates in an international context, serving all markets in most of the countries around the world.

At Sanofi Consumer Healthcare, we build trusted and loved brands that connect with hundreds of millions of consumers worldwide. Our mission is to enable better self-care for individuals and communities, while also contributing to a healthier planet. We strive to act as a force for good by integrating sustainability along our business and employees’ mission and operate responsibly from both a social and environmental point of view. To achieve this, we need people who can shape the future of our business and help us on our journey to becoming the best fast-moving consumer healthcare company in and for the world.

Main responsibilities:

  • Design, implement, and maintain DevOps processes using GitHub, AWS, Docker, and Kubernetes

  • Automate application and infrastructure deployment and management processes using Terraform/Terragrunt

  • Monitor application and instance performance using APM tools and implement Chaos Engineering principles.

  • Ensure application and infrastructure scalability, security, and cost-efficiency using DevSecFinOps principles.

  • Collaborate with software developers to design and implement software solutions that meet scalability, reliability, and performance requirements.

  • Troubleshoot and resolve infrastructure issues in a timely manner.

  • Develop and maintain automation scripts and tools to improve efficiency and productivity.

  • Maintain accurate documentation and provide regular reports on system performance.

  • Continuously learn and keep up to date with the latest technologies and industry trends.

About you


We are seeking an experienced DevOps/Site Reliability Engineer, who should have strong experience with AWS, Docker, and Kubernetes, along with expertise in application and instance monitoring using APM tools. They should possess a desire for automation, a clear understanding of DevSecFinOps principles, and be able to improve software delivery performance. Proficiency in Git, GitHub, and understanding of GitHub actions, as well as experience with IaC tools like Terraform, are important. Good communication skills, the ability to work in a team environment, and a development background with strong coding and scripting skills (preferably Python or JS/TS) are necessary. 

Soft skills

  • Being able to analyse problems, think critically, and develop creative solutions is crucial.Strategic Thinking - ability to evaluate relevant areas of operation, formulate objectives and set priorities in a contextually relevant way, and develop plans consistent with long-term organizational interests.

  • Strong communication skills ensuring that various stakeholders can digest technical information.Effective communication skills are crucial for DevOps/SRE professionals to convey technical concepts, collaborate with team members, and present findings or recommendations.

Technical skills:

  • A strong understanding of AWS services, such as EC2, S3, Lambda, and familiarity with Docker containers and Kubernetes orchestration, is crucial for effectively managing and deploying software applications in a cloud-based environment.

  • Experience with Infrastructure as Code (IaC) tools, preferably Terraform and Ansible, or similar tools like Terragrunt, enables DevOps/SRE professionals to define infrastructure resources in a declarative manner and provision them consistently, efficiently, and reliably.

  • Familiarity with APM tools like Instana, Prometheus, Grafanaor Datadog is required as it allows DevOps/SRE professionals to gather insights into application health, diagnose performance bottlenecks, and ensure optimal application performance and availability.


  • While not mandatory, relevant educational background or certifications related to software development would be a plus.


  • Fluency in written and spoken English.

Why choose us?

  • Bring the miracles of science to life alongside a supportive, future-focused team.

  • Discover endless opportunities to grow your talent and drive your career, whether it’s through a promotion or lateral move, at home or internationally.

  • Enjoy a thoughtful, well-crafted rewards package that recognizes your contribution and amplifies your impact.

  • Take good care of yourself and your family, with a wide range of health and wellbeing benefits including high-quality healthcare, prevention and wellness programs and at least 14 weeks’ gender-neutral parental leave.

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